The government has signed a National Indicative Programme (NIP) with the European Union which will see the country receive a grant of Euro 460 million (about Rwf407 billion) to help implement its develoment blueprint.
The Water and Sanitation Corporation Limited (WASAC Ltd), says it plans to set up another water treatment plant near the old Nzove plant this fiscal year.The plant will have installed capacity of 25, 000 m3...
The United States has requested the Rwandan government to provide medical assistance to African countries hit by the Ebola epidemic that has claimed over 2,200 people since its outbreak.
The East African Community partner states should choose who to trade with and shun ‘bad’ trade agreements in order to maximise benefits from inter-regional trade, Arancha Gonzalez, the executive director of International Trade Centre (ITC),...
Scotland may have rejected independence but will now be handed new powers by Britain which could amount to effective home rule -- though experts warn that agreeing these could be messy.
African governments should always involve communities and small-and-medium enterprises (SMEs) around tourist sites in initiatives that aim at growing the sector, experts and policy-makers have advised.
Small-and-medium enterprises (SMEs) should embrace Information and Communication Technologies (ICTs), as one of the ways that could help them widen their market reach and export-base, experts at the just-concluded World Export Development Forum have said.
For the first time in six years, Rwanda has moved into the top 100 in the monthly Fifa ranking, moving from 101st to 93rd in the latest ranking released yesterday in Zurich, Switzerland.
The Confederation of African Football (Caf) has handed a two-year ban to Dady Birori, also known as Etekiama Agiti Tady, for using two different names while playing for Amavubi and his Congolese club AS Vita.
Songstress Knowless and Christopher are in Malindi, Kenya where they are filming their latest music videos ‘Umutima’ and ‘Agatima’, respectively.
R&B artist Khizz has officially released his single ‘Simpubutse’. Khizz, born Kizito Hategekimana, believes the single will make him a powerhouse in R&B and comes at a time when he is basking in the success of his singles ‘Niwe Ntawundi’ and ‘Nzamwihoreza’.
When government announced plans to construct a hydro-power dam at Nyabarongo River, residents around the area immediately saw job opportunities that would help them elevate their livelihoods and be able to afford a descent life. Indeed for many of them, it was an opportunity of a lifetime.
Debate: Do celebrities get away with crime more than ordinary people? (No, justice doesn’t look at your status)
The recent case involving double amputee athlete Oscar Pistorius who was celebrated beyond the tracks and looked up to for motivation may have led some people to figure that celebrities have it much easier in the corridors of justice.
WHEN the women’s national basketball team received an invitation to participate in the annual FIBA Zone Five Championships in Uganda, the female youngsters got to work but their efforts and hopes of clinching the title were thwarted when they received news that they won’t be able to participate in the...
I have very irregular periods and have been told that I have polycystic ovaries. I am very worried about this and don’t know the long-term implications. Does it mean I will find it hard to get pregnant? Am I at risk of getting ovarian cancer? How can I get more...
The United Nations General Assembly decided to observe September 15 as the international Day of Democracy and invited all member states and organisations to commemorate this important day.
The recent extended National Executive Committee of the RPF party that took place on August 31 exposed a problem one would only expect among misguided or political paralytic individuals few as they may be, but still beats any sense of logic/comprehension.
Ikigo cy'Imisoro n'Amahoro (RRA) kirasaba abasora bari ku rutonde rukurikira babereyemo Leta imyenda y'imisoro, kuba bishyuye iyo myenda mu gihe kitarenze iminsi irindwi (7) uhereye umunsi iri tangazo ryasohokeyeho.
Every human has needs that ought to be met every day. But like the adage goes “water is life” the need to have access to clean water is one of the overarching ones that should be solved for people to live comfortably.
Although resolute efforts by the government mainly aim at skills development and education for all, needy students seeking for sponsorship through bursaries and loans will have to apply through a timely competitive selection process following new guidelines from the Ministry of Education.
Confidence is a strong feeling which, if one possesses, can be able to execute a given task successfully. It’s an incredibly inspiring source of knowledge, strength and achievement.
Rwanda Biomedical Centre (RBC) yesterday launched a standard identification laboratory for mosquitoes and other parasites. The lab is hoped will enable effective and certain control of malaria epidemic and other parasitic diseases (OPD).
A radical procedure that involves replacing a patient’s blood with cold salt water could retrieve people from the brink of death.