The Government is optimistic that by the end of the year, the mining sector will be able to export processed minerals, according to an official from Rwanda Natural Resources Authority (RNRA).
International health experts have emphasised the importance of primary healthcare toward the health systems of economies. The experts had convened in Kigali for a three-day meeting focusing on improving Primary Healthcare in their respective countries through...
Pledging to empower America’s “forgotten men and women,” Donald Trump was sworn in as the 45th president of the US, yesterday, taking command of a deeply divided nation and ushering in an unpredictable era in Washington.
The Minister for Sports and Culture Julienne Uwacu has expressed confidence that the Rwanda-China cultural exchanges are growing from strength to strength. She was speaking in an interview with the media at the Chinese Spring Festival...
A total of 40 cows were distributed to vulnerable families in Cyumba and Manyagiro sectors in Gicumbi District under the government cattle stocking programme, best known as Girinka. Also donated were iron sheets to 20 vulnerable...
It was impossible to escape the shadow of Donald Trump at this year’s gathering of the business elites at the World Economic Forum in Davos, Switzerland. Uncertainty over what Trump will do after taking office and whether his presidency will mark the end of globalisation dominated discussions all week at...
Beijing – China’s economy grew by 6.7 per cent in 2016, compared with 6.9 per cent a year earlier, marking its slowest growth in more than a quarter of a century. China’s growth is a key driver of the global economy and a major concern for investors around the world.
Davos – Next-generation 5G mobile internet technology marks the beginning of the “fourth industrial revolution,” the chief executive of Turkey’s leading telecoms player has said.
Defending champions APR FC host perennial arch-rivals Rayon Sports on match day 14 of the 2016/17 national football league season on Saturday afternoon at Amahoro National Stadium, at 3:30pm.
SC Kiyovu head coach Aloys Kanamugire has challenged his new signing Isaac Muganza to score more goals that will earn him a long contract. Kanamugire made the remark after the striker left Police FC for a six-month deal with SC Kiyovu.
It was a fantastic Thursday evening as Chinese living in Rwanda and friends, convened at Kigali Serena Hotel, for a cultural festival to celebrate the New Year.
Canada based scriptwriter and film director, Joseph Bitamba is in the country for the premiere of Ishyaka, a documentary film about the transformation of Rwanda over the last 22 years.
Public servants get two hours off every Friday afternoon to go for sports. Unlike other weekdays when work ends at 5pm, on Friday work stops at 3PM to enable civil servants go for sports.
You’re meeting your BF/GF’s parents, not going on a battlefield. It might feel like it but listen, chances are this will be nothing more than dinner and conversation. You’ve talked to adults you don’t know before. You can do this. Plus, this little meet up probably won’t last long either....
Rwanda has reduced both under-five mortality and maternal mortality by approximately three-quarters. This achievement has been attributed to improved maternal health care over the years. But despite this milestone, some women still prefer to travel out of the country to give birth.
Jovia Nkurunziza is the managing director of Spiderman Games Centre at Makuza Peace Plaza, a centre for kids that provides a wide range of indoor games. She also organised the first edition of the Kids Christmas Festival last year, a two-day event that involved fun activities like singing, dancing, modelling,...
It is notable that early childhood education and development has been receiving some local media attention lately. An earlier analysis in this newspaper cited the 2011 early childhood education policy, pointing out that “children are not required by law to attend kindergarten.”
Barack Obama’s final term in office ended yesterday with property mogul Donald Trump taking over the mantle of steering the world’s most powerful nation. Congratulations and all the best to President Trump.
Many survivors of the1994 genocide perpetrated against the Tutsi lost family members and close relatives, leaving them in lonely and destitute lives. Antoine Ntagabwira, aged 50 years, is among thousands of genocide survivors whose entire families were annihilated during the genocide. Ntagabwira did not only lose his wife and only child but also had his house burnt down. With no means to build himself another house, he had been living in a run-down house until KPMG Rwanda stepped in and renovated it.
Met Office, the UK’s National Meteorological Service, is seeking an individual or company experienced in local communications and based in Rwanda or the wider East Africa region to provide technical assistance to a project based at Meteo Rwanda in Kigali.
Police (RNP) continued its vibrant pace to further ensure safety of people living in Rwanda and their property and to make it a safer place that facilitates development and investment in the transformation process.
Irrigation development in Rwanda is critical in ensuring that the nation attains the set EDPRSII target of 8.5% growth in Agriculture that will in turn boost the overall national GDP. Rwanda inaugurated the Irrigation Master Plan (IMP, 2010) which clearly identified and mapped 589,000ha of potential irrigation areas in Rwanda.
It’s no secret that most job advertisements today will carry a line suggesting that knowledge of certain languages is an added advantage. This aside, anyone who has travelled beyond their country’s borders will attest to the benefits of being able to speak many languages.
The teaching career requires one to be patient and passionate because handling students from diverse backgrounds is not an easy task.
Despite the warnings associated with using skin lightening products, some women may still want to try out their luck, especially whitening their face skin, commonly known as bleaching.
Sinusitis is a condition that can cause a stuffy nose, pain in the face, and yellow or green discharge (mucus) from the nose. Sinuses are hollow areas in the bones of the skull and normally contain air.