President Kagame yesterday joined the 4th edition of the Tana High Level Forum on Security. Held in Bahir Dar, the forum brought together over two hundred leaders from across Africa and the globe for two days...
In October last year, 21 countries, led by China, signed an agreement to establish the Asia Infrastructure Investment Bank (AIIB). On April 15, 2015, China’s Deputy Finance Minister, Shi Yaobin, announced that 57 countries had been...
UN officials currently in the country to inspect the readiness of the first ever Rwanda National Police (RNP) Specialised Support Unit (PSU) set to be deployed in Central African Republic, have commended the skills of the...
From birth, my parents wished and bestowed upon me blessings of wealth and prosperity through my name. I am ‘Giramata’. Born and raised in the land of a thousand hills, Rwanda- the heart of the fertile...
Kigali’s landscape is set to change in the coming months following the commencement of a $200 million (about Rwf138 billion) park that will have villas, up-market apartments and hotels. The park is to be constructed at...
MTN Rwanda has partnered with 21 schools from across the country to enable parents pay school fees using the telecom’s mobile money platform.
The survival of any business largely depends on the managerial and entrepreneurship skills of the proprietor. With this in mind, local small-and-medium enterprises (SMEs), and well as micro-finance sector, have lately been engaged in various training initiatives to sharpen their business skills.
Title contenders AS Kigali face their biggest test when they take on a rejuvenated Rayon Sports side this afternoon at Muhanga Stadium.
Can Amavubi win next year’s Africa Nations Championship (CHAN) when the tournament comes to Rwanda from January 16 through February 7?
The Urban Boyz received a standing ovation at the annual Gidi cultural festival in Lagos, Nigeria, last weekend. Although the group performed without group member Mohammed Nizzo who was not feeling well, they put up a thrilling performance and also managed to record a song with Nigerian music star Timaya.
Artistes taking part in the Primus GumaGuma music competition (PGGSS 5) visited the Murambi Memorial Site on Wednesday as part of activities to mark the Genocide commemoration.
His second name 'Bonheur' means 'happiness' in French. But for Pacifique Bonheur, happiness is an ideal that only existed in name for most of his life.
Wunmi Osholake is the country manager for Lamudi, an online real estate platform that connects real estate agents, developers, and individual owners. The company operates in 32 countries across the globe, 22 of which are in Africa, writes Moses Opobo.
Cathy (not real name) has been struggling with excess body hair for as long as she can remember. In school, she says, people nicknamed her “zinjathropas” (hominid who lived about 1,500,000 years ago), something she swears she will never forget.
Most of the friends I make tend to disappear within a short time. I don’t know why. Is it because I surround myself with people I do not share interests with?
A decade ago, The Economist described Africa as a hopeless continent. As expected we spent nearly a decade denouncing the description as unfair and inaccurate. Then a decade later the same magazine declared that Africa was indeed rising. Like the biblical story of Saul turning into Paul, we all embraced...
The spate of xenophobic violence by native South Africans against other African that’s currently sweeping across the country has left me convinced that we, Africans, are our own worst enemies and we urgently need a messiah to save us from us.
Over 6000 youth have so far acquired skills from vocational schools funded by the Skills Development Fund (SDF), one of the three components of the Skills Development Project (SDP); an initiative being implemented by the Workforce Development Authority (WDA).
Friday the 10th of April, 2015 Ecobank Rwanda joined the rest of Rwandans in commemorating the 1994 genocide against the Tutsi during a function that took place at Kigali Memorial Centre, Gisozi, where the management and staff donated Rwf 5 million and to vulnerable individuals.
World Vision, a Christian humanitarian organization dedicated to working with children, families and the communities worldwide to reach their full potential by tackling the causes of poverty and injustice, began working in Rwanda in 1994 after the genocide against Tutsi.
For over six years, Deus Kwitonda (not real name) taught English in various secondary schools. Because of his dedication and commitment to his job, Kwitonda had earned a lot of respect from his students, parents and fellow teachers.
The growing popularity of computer, video games and television makes the children very inactive in their lifestyles. The time spent in these things may be spent in some physical activities. Parents should be a role model for their children. If the parents are looking very active, the children are more...
Donatile Uyisenga is a 33-year-old mother of two and lives in Kibagabaga, a Kigali suburb. In a period of three months she developed a cocktail of symptoms ranging from shortness of breath, a fast heartbeat, dizziness, weakness and a headache, among others.
Pepper is as hot and awesomely spicy as it looks. The vegetable is an excellent way of spicing up and adding flavour to dishes. Pepper comes in an array of beautiful colours and apart from being spicy, contains lots of health benefits.