In recent weeks, a common topic in discussion of East African Community’s future has been a trade deal between the bloc and the European Union.
A new mega commercial complex in the capital, the Kigali Heights has set November as opening date for the multi-million property. Construction of the modern commercial and office complex located adjacent to the Kigali Convention Center...
Each of the 30 districts making up Rwanda has a distinctive name which has historical implications. In the second of our three part series, Emmanuel Ntirenganya examines why Rwandan districts came to acquire the names.
Rwanda is currently regarded as one of Africa’s success stories that is now referred to as an example globally in sectors like good governance, security, thriving economy and many more despite having suffered the worst tragedy...
What would you do if you were moving in the middle of a game park and you were attacked by a lion? Do you run and climb a tree? Do you pick stones and throw at...
[SPONSORED]: Econet Media ventures into Rwanda, rolls out new face of Free-to-Air -- Kwese Free Sports
Emerging African broadcaster Econet Media announced the latest innovation within its Kwese branded portfolio with the showcase of its free-to-air channel Kwese Free Sports in Kigali, Rwanda on Thursday 22nd September at the Marriot Hotel.
Rwanda's national flag carrier RwandAir has re-assured the business community on its new drive to enhance connectivity and efficiency to boost trade.
Danish company Aller Aqua, a global fish feed producer with more than 50 years of experience, is set to open shop in Rwanda. Speaking to The New Times on Wednesday, Dr. Tom Abeles, a consultant working with the company said the move is aimed at supporting Rwanda to realize the...
Democratic Republic of Congo's Nancy Onya beat Kenya's Shufa Changawa in three sets in the final to win the 2016 Rwanda Tennis Open women title on Sunday at Amahoro National Stadium outdoor tennis courts in Remera, Kigali.
White Clouds Cricket Club were yesterday crowned champions of this year’s Computer Point T20 tournament for a record fourth successive year after defeating archrivals Queens of Victory by 9 wickets in the final played at Kicukiro cricket ground.
Event organisers and music promoters in Rwanda will have to rethink their strategies and planning skills, if two major events that were scheduled over the weekend in Kigali are anything to go by.
She’s one of the finest East African singers, and just when we think Lilian Mbabazi has had it all, she keeps proving us wrong by being bigger and better. “The more you sing life, the better you get at it. It’s like a work out,” Her fruity voice echoes through...
Elvis Nibomari, a research officer at the Office of the Government spokesperson and his wife Liliane Umukobwa first met in 2011 at University church in town. A friendship developed which later resulted into marriage 4 years later. The couple talked to Sunday Times’ Donah Mbabazi about their love story.
Raoul Rugamba is the Managing Director for Hobe Agency and is also a producer of Hobe Rwanda projects that was part of the team that organised the Rwanda Day. The 27 year old talked to Sunday Magazine’s Sharon Kantengwa on his thoughts about the tourism and hospitality industry in the...
Last week,over 50 girls graduated from Aspire Rwanda. These are girls who dropped out of school due to financial constraints and unwanted pregnancies, among other causes.
Larissa Uwase is a co-founder of Carl Group, an agricultural-based organisation that aims at adding value to different agricultural products. The firm hopes to produce and introduce many nutritious products made from local crops on the market in a bid to improve the health of Rwandans.
As part of his trip to the United Nations, President Paul Kagame stopped at Yale University in New Haven Connecticut last week to give a talk.
Dan Magaziner recently penned a reflective piece about hearing President Paul Kagame's speech at Yale University. President Kagame had been invited to the US varsity as part of Yale's Coca Cola World Fund Lecture series and Professor Magaziner correctly expresses that this visit sparked debate.
Situated in the south-west, Nyamagabe is one of the 8 districts that comprise the Southern Province. It is surrounded by the districts of Karongi and Ruhango in the North, Nyanza and Huye on the East, Nyaruguru in the South, Rusinzi and Nyamasheke on the West.
The purpose of Committee of Intelligence and Security Services of Africa (CISSA) is to assist the African Union and all its institutions, in effectively addressing the seemingly intractable security challenges, confronting the continent.
From the medical insurance scheme, strengthening of health centers, building capacities of medical professionals, empowering community health workers, among other initiatives, the Ministry of health has continued to characterize the epitome of liberation of the people of Rwanda.
A week ago most universities in Rwanda opened doors to new students for the first academic year. For the first one or two weeks, the culture has been that these higher institutions of learning orient freshers about university life before normal classes kickoff.The practice is also believed to help naive...
To many people Jennifer Batamuliza Kyakwita is just a teacher but to young people, she is a counselor, a mother and a mentor. At 60, Batamuliza continues to be instrumental in various school activities such as debates. Her reason is simple; the best way to give young people proper education...
Although most Rwandans have embraced family planning to ensure healthy and manageable families, it is not yet time to celebrate.
The human body relies on its immune system to fend off infections. To replenish this mechanism, a supply of vital nutrients is needed on a routine basis.