Rwanda Utilities Regulatory Agency (Rura) has set up a team to look into the viability of revising downwards public transport tariffs as pump prices continue to plummet.
The top leaders of Gatsibo and Rwamagana districts in Eastern Province yesterday tendered in their resignations to the respective district advisory councils.
WHEN EMMANUEL UWITIJE acquired a loan of Rwf22 million that he invested in intensive modern cassava farming, he was optimistic to make profits.
The government targets, as outlined in the Energy Sector Strategic Plan, an electricity generation capacity of 563MW by 2017 and 70 per cent of the population accessing the utility.
BURERA DISTRICT officials and their counterparts from neighbouring Kisoro District in Uganda have agreed to join efforts to fight cross-border crimes that are seen as a threat to the security of people of both countries.
Inadequate water supply and poor irrigation systems are hampering rice production in Jabana Sector, Gasabo District, farmers have said.
The poor performance of the Rwanda Franc against the US Dollar over the past few months has been attributed to high demand for the greenback by importers and oil dealers.
REIGNING Tour du Rwanda champion Valens Ndayisenga has received another invitation for a three-month training session at the World Cycling Centre (WCC) in Aigle, Switzerland, between April-June 2015.
THE NATIONAL Volleyball team will travel to Tunisia to play a series of friendlies in mid January as they prepare for the Zone 5 Volleyball championships, according to the Volleyball Federation spokesperson Christian Hatutimana.
It is quite fitting for one to conclude that the Rwandan fashion industry has been busier this year than any other year before.
It was an early Christmas gift for theatre lovers and church goers who turned up to watch the play "The Open Door"ï¿½ that was staged at Christian Life Assembly Church (CLA) in Nyarutarama, Kigali, on December 23 and 24.
While on a presidential scholarship at the Oklahoma State University in the USA in 2008, a young Rwandan, Joseph Masengesho, started to notice a craving for local music and news content among Rwandans in the Diaspora.
Ten years ago, President Paul Kagame started the Rwanda Presidential Scholarship Programme, whose main objective is to build the country's human resource. About 20 universities in the United States of America have partnered with the government on this programme that has so far benefited hundreds of young Rwandans.
The greatest story ever told, the birth of Christ, will be voiced till the human race goes extinct. Save for the fact that God's own son was born to human parents, our fascination with it stems right from His (Jesus) conception.
Christmas is finally here and we all know the hype that comes with it. There are usually parties all over town; some animals will face the knife. Others will see the front door of a church for the first time this year, whereas some will at no cost leave their...
AS 2014 comes to a close, a ten-year debate continues to linger; one of the net neutrality of the internet and the cost at which it should be accessed. Net neutrality is the principle that all traffic on the internet should be treated equally.
SHANGHAI "" Many people are profoundly pessimistic about the Chinese economy's growth prospects, owing to the emergence of massive debt, excessive investment, overcapacity, and so-called "ghost cities"ï¿½ since the 2008 global financial crisis. But these problems are not new. They have, in various forms, affected China's economy since 1978, and...
This award was accepted by David Bensusan the CEO of Minerals Supply Africa Ltd on behalf of MSA staffs who are the key to this success. As Mr. Bensusan always repeats it, the biggest commodity that Rwanda has is its people!
American Refugee Committee (ARC) is a movement of people who works together with the displaced and their hosting communities to help them take back control of their lives, rebuilding self-reliant communities around the world.
The Millennium Villages Project (MVP) empowers communities to lift themselves out of extreme poverty by simultaneously addressing the inter-connected challenges of hunger, malnutrition, disease, lack of access to healthcare, infrastructure.
This year, the education sector has been a beehive of activity. The Ministry of Education, Rwanda Education Board, and other stakeholders have had various issues to deal with, some successfully, others unsuccessfully.
Lately I catch the bus quite frequently, slow, tedious, unusual for a muzungu, but very much an eye opener to the various generations and socio-economic dimensions of society. Made more interesting by this time of year, with most schools closed in Rwanda and the secondary youth are in abundance.
Images of yummy food stuff and drinks conjure up people's appetite on all special occasions. Such piles of chips, pieces of fried chicken, sausages, deep fried fish and roasted beef scattered here and there on a dining table whet the appetite and compel people to eat from morning to evening.
In the Rwandan culture, cassava leaves also, locally known as 'isombe', is a sought-after dish, mostly mixed with meat bones and prepared along with Ubugari (cassava flour).