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Young innovators and entrepreneurs win awards

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It was a night of celebrations and awards fused with food, drink and entertainment as young Rwandan innovators and entrepreneurs converged for an innovation gala at The Office co-working space in Kiyovu on Friday night.

Rwanda, Kenya private sector bodies to strengthen ties

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The local Private Sector Federation (PSF, and the Kenya National Chamber of Commerce and Industry have agreed to strengthen trade co-operation to spur economic growth between the two EAC countries.

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Police FC win 2015 Peace Cup trophy

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Eric Ngendahimana’s lone strike in the 85th minute was enough to see Police FC win this year’s Peace Cup title after seeing off Rayon Sports 1-0 on Saturday night in front of a fully packed Amahoro Stadium in Kigali.

Football brings Imbuto Foundation partners together

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Imbuto Foundation alongside their partners including UNICEF, female Governors, Ministers, the Army and Police participated in a four-team football tournament yesterday at Amahoro Stadium.

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Battle lines drawn as PGGSS5 enters live performance stage

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Artistes participating in Primus Guma Guma Superstar, (PGGSS5) will start live show performances tomorrow. With only six weeks remaining to the grand finale, judges and organisers on Thursday held a press conference at Bralirwa offices in Kicukiro to highlight how the live performance stage will be conducted.

Radio & Weasel in Kigali for Kwibohora concert

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Uganda’s singing duo Radio and Weasel arrived in the country on Thursday evening ahead of the “Kwibohora” concerts in Kigali and in the Northern Province, this weekend. The stars are in the country to celebrate with Rwandans as the country marks 21 years of liberation and end of the 1994...

Urwagwa, a local brew that has stood the test of time

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Honking cars, hooting motorists, and the endless flow of busy-looking pedestrians marching to unnamed destinations. It is the sound of Kinamba, an area in Rubavu, northern Rwanda, which is always on the move and forever changing.

Boss Kanimba: Making a living as a bouncer

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As a bouncer, Boss Kanimba’s first call of duty came in December 2010, when he was hired as a freelance bouncer at an international music concert at the Amahoro Stadium in Kigali

Hyperactive children: How to look out for the red flag

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They say parenting is as crazy as circumnavigating the world without a map but the journey is always worth it. Raising a child who is more than active, more than energetic and persistent is more than tiring.

My dream for Rwanda keeps me going - Mavubi

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Patricie Uwase Mavubi recently returned home to work on national transportation issues at the invitation of the Office of the President of Rwanda. She is a graduate from University of California, Berkeley with a Master of Science in Civil Engineering. She is currently setting up a Mentorship programme that will...

How Rwanda and Uganda gave me a reason to smile

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In my kind of work, sickness is only a by the way. Somehow you have to get up and work the key board before the editor calls you demanding what ‘belongs’ to him/her. I am currently battling a terrible sore throat that decided to come along with its cousin called...

From China’s panda to lion-diplomacy

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The arrival of seven South African lions in Rwanda reminded me of China’s long standing Panda diplomacy; like the giant pandas, African lions too are designated as vulnerable and are on an international “red list” of species facing extinction.

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Seven lions, including two males, arrived in the country from South Africa, on Tuesday, in what conservation activists and officials say will go a long way in rehabilitating the country’s ecosystems and enhancing the tourism sector.

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Privatized fertilizer importation and distribution system in Rwanda

Rwanda’s agricultural growth hinges on agricultural intensification and is targeted as a key contributory driver to economic growth and poverty reduction.

Rwanda: Commemoration of World Refugee Day

World Refugee Day, which takes place every year on 20 June, is a time for reflection.

WASAC in the quest to achieve efficiency and competitiveness in water supply and sanitation services in Rwanda

Water and Sanitation Corporation Ltd (WASAC) is working on strategic programs to increase e water production, distribution, and performance improvement aimed as provision of quality water and sanitation services in Rwanda.

Bollore Africa Logistics RwandaComemorates the 1994 genocide against the Tutsi

Mid this week, Wednesday 17th June 2015, Ballore Africa Logistics Rwanda Ltd honored honored victims of the 1994 genocide against the Tutsis and celebrated 21 years of putting the tragic pogrom to an end.

New education minister outlines his priorities

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Recently, Parliament approved Dr. Papius Musafiri, as the new education minister, replacing Prof. Silas Lwakabamba. The Ministry of Education has also been working on a sector review to improve performance.

What Rwanda can learn from Finland’s model

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In a quiet classroom adorned with the joyful creations of small children, Ville Sallinen is learning what makes Finland’s schools the envy of the world.

Be alert, male breast cancer is as dangerous as the others

When baby boys and baby girls are born, they have similar breast tissue and breast size. As boys develop especially during puberty, their breast growth ceases to be as complex as that of girls. High testosterone and low estrogen levels stop the development in boys.

Ulcers: Why your lifestyle could be the cause

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Plaisir Mutunzi, 34, a resident of Gashora sector, Bugesera district, Eastern province, started experiencing a burning pain in the abdomen; the kind that moves up to one’s neck, down to the navel and sometimes through the back.