DR Congo are the Orange African Nations Championship (CHAN) 2016 winners, thanks to an emphatic 3-0 victory over Mali in an entertaining final on Sunday in a fully packed Amahoro National Stadium in Kigali.
The government has moved to make Technical and Vocational Education and Training (TVET) more accessible to citizens, more hands-on oriented, and more responsive to the needs of the labour market.
Last Thursday, CNBC Africa, the pan-African television Network that specialises in business news set up its East African headquarters in Kigali.
The Senate has lined up a review of the organic law governing its functions and that establishing parliamentary government among the issues it will deliberate on as it starts sittings for first session of the year.
President Paul Kagame has appointed Maj Gen Jacques Musemakweli as the Rwanda Defence Forces (RDF) Chief of Staff, replacing Lt Gen Frank Mushyo Kamanzi. Kamanzi is currently in Sudan where he, last month, assumed his duties as the Force Commander of the UN Mission in Darfur (UNAMID).
The local business community has been challenged to take advantage of the trade agreements Rwanda has signed with other countries to spur the country’s exports.
NAIROBI – Kenya Airways (KQ) has rescheduled its night flights into the country following the closure of Kigali International Airport’s (KIA) runway for repairs - a move that is expected to last two months.
Rayon Sports FC have signed Malian international, Ismaila Diarra on a six-month contract. The striker arrived in Kigali on Sunday night.
Rwanda Cycling Federation and Team Rwanda (cycling) have unveiled the final team to represent the country at this year’s African Road Race Championship. The 2016 edition is scheduled for February 21-26 in Casablanca, Morocco.
At 8.30am on Saturday, the Chinese community in Rwanda and dozens of Rwandans were at China Civil Engineering Construction Corporation (CCECC) site in Gacuriro, Kigali for the Chinese Spring Festival.
A February 6 event that took place at the Car-Free Zone (DownTown), was a display of artistic local talent. Dubbed ‘Hobe Africa Festival’, the show was organised by Hobe Agency in partnership with the Ministry of Culture and Sports, and Rwanda Development Board in order to give revelers more activities...
The venue for the 2016 Chinese New Year Celebrations–the University of Rwanda’s College of Education in Kimironko was symbolic: This is where the Confucius Institute, where young Rwandans get instruction in the Chinese language and culture from Chinese instructors is located.
Eric Mugisha is the founder and Managing Director of ‘Kings of Comedy’, a production company that does production media, events, and experiential marketing.
Winnie Byanyima, the Executive Director of Oxfam International is a leader on women’s rights, democratic governance and peace building.
Grace Abayizera, commonly known as ‘Young Grace’, was the first female to ever try her luck at rapping and at only 23; she has already made her mark on the music scene. She talked to Women Today’s Sharon Kantengwa about her journey and what her plans for the future are.
It is time to rethink the idea that Rwandans don’t debate. #RWoT is a group of Rwandans on Twitter that has been doing much to burst this myth. Their reactions before, during, and after the debates on the Anangwe Show suggest that what they have been missing is a platform...
Recently, the Ugandan government decided to ban the recruitment and deployment of Ugandans as migrant workers in any foreign country. The decision came as a result of multiple cases of ill-treatment of Ugandans who went to the Arab world in search of greener pastures.
A reputable international tea company is seeking a long-term Operations Director to manage a large smallholder greenfield development project in Rwanda. Specifically, the project will plant out 3,200 Ha of smallholder tea and establish a smallholder services company.
One of our most precious asset as a people is our heritage-the experiences, tradition and culture, that have molded us over the years into who we are and what we are. It includes the struggles that we endured, the triumphs we earned and the wisdom we gained to confront the challenges of tomorrow.
On April 23, 2015, government unveiled a new curriculum to foster a transition from a knowledge-based to a competence-based approach of teaching, whose implementation begins this year. This, unlike the previous methodology, would allow provision of instruction, assessment and grading with huge focus dwelling on imparting practical skills in learners.
From kindergarten, through primary, high school to university, I have witnessed some of my fellow students, close friends and peers struggle to get promoted to the next level. This journey remains chiefly a course for students who let their academic focus fall away, or ignore the commitment and dedication their...
Rwandans seeking laboratory services will no longer have to travel or send samples abroad for analysis, thanks to the new Lancet Laboratory that was launched at Kisementi in Remera on World Cancer Day last Thursday.