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Rwanda’s meat export revenue hits Rwf19.5bn in 2016/17 fiscal year

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Rwanda’s meat export revenue increased by 29.7 per cent for the year ended June 2017 driven by good prices and high volumes, according to the National Agricultural Export Board (NAEB) annual report.

Equity market records Rwf1.9m total turnover

Rwanda Stock Exchange (RSE) benchmark All Share Index was unchanged yesterday, closing at 124.45 points, while the index for local counters closed at 116.78 points.

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Napoli, Sevilla, Celtic into UCL group stage

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BARCELONA - A Jose Callejon goal helped Napoli ease into the Champions League group stage on Tuesday, while Sevilla also went through and Celtic suffered a scare in Kazakhstan before winning their play-off tie.

Barcelona sue Neymar for breach of contract

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BARCELONA - Barcelona are suing Neymar for 8.5 million euros (7.79 million pounds)for breach of contract as they want him to return the bonus he was paid when he signed a new five-year deal just nine months before joining Paris St Germain, the Spanish club said on Tuesday.

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Over 150 Rwandan artists for JAMAFEST 2017

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Over 150 Rwandan artists will take part in the regional Arts and Cultural extravaganza dubbed Jumuiya ya Afrika Mashariki Utamaduni festival (JAMAFEST) in Kampala, Uganda from September 7-14.

Alpha Blondy a no show at KigaliUp closing night

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It was a huge disappointment for music lovers at the closing night of KigaliUp festival on Sunday as the main act Alpha Blondy failed to show up. And in their wisdom, organisers sought to relay this devastating news only through the KigaliUp twitter handle:

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Blankets and Wine will rock Kigali - Muthoni

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'A CEO and drummer queen' is what Muthoni Ndonga, the Blankets and Wine founder describes herself; 'CEO by day, and by night drummer queen,' she adds for emphasis.

Rwandan blogger Thierry-Kevin Gatete talks blogging and advocacy

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Thierry-Kevin Gatete is a human rights lawyer and activist, known for his popular blog, 'Gatete Views'. Gatete works as a Senior Research Fellow for the Institute of Policy Analysis and Research.

What it takes to serve as a female police officer

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They look immaculate in their uniform. On duty they are confident and carry themselves with an aura of confidence and professionalism even when handling the most complex situations. They command respect and diligently perform their roles in a field many regard a male domain.

The Counsellor's thoughts...

A good wife knows her husband well and cares more about the relationship than what her husband’s relative’s demand for, and that is her greatest source of protection.

Can Kigali trigger Africa's total unity of purpose?

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Seeing the constellation of African governments’ luminaries and a good number from cities as far apart as Beijing and New York gracing the swearing-in ceremony of President Paul Kagame was one moment of a kind. Indeed, wouldn’t everybody marvel at the way we have sailed through turbulent, shark-infested waters to...

The future of Rwanda's ecosystem will depend on initiatives like Kwita Izina

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Every last quarter for the past 12 years, all our conservation partners gather in Musanze at the foot of the Volcanoes Mountains for Kwita Izina. They are joined by thousands of local and international supporters for a day of learning and celebration of a magnificent gorilla species.

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Editorial Cartoon

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Street vendors have claimed that their confiscated merchandise end up in the hands of security agents but that it is a tad painful to see the same law enforcers turning up in their goods days later. Authorities have however rejected the claims.

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UK sight charity helps 2 million Rwandans

Vision for a Nation Foundation has supported Rwanda to become the first developing country in the world to provide all its citizens with local access to affordable eye care as screenings reach two million this month.

HQ Power and Shapoorji Pallonji congratulate President Kagame

Our warm congratulations on your victory and our best wishes for your success as you prepare to take up again the responsibilities and challenges of your high office.

Rev Dr Rick Warren congratulates H.E Paul Kagame on his Inauguration

Rev Dr Rick and Kay Warren, the entire Saddleback Church Family and the Global Purpose Driven/PEACE Coalition congratulate H.E Paul Kagame on his inauguration.

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Gifted students: What it takes to skip a grade

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Mathias Nkeeto, now a mathematics teacher in Kigali, says he initially found it challenging to cope after he was made to skip a grade because of his ability to grasp concepts faster than his fellow classmates.

Origins of ordinary things: Fans

On a hot day when the air is thick and still, it helps to have a fan, giving the illusion that the atmosphere is filled with fresh air. The first fan to come into existence was discovered by ancient Egyptians in 4000 BC. The servants of Egyptian elites would fan...

The little girl called Star

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Once upon a time there lived a little girl called Star. Star lived in a village with her aunt. Star and her aunt believed that they lived with a flower called the golden flower. That flower was very powerful. When it glowed it lit up in the sky, which meant...

Children share their ideas on why it's important to keep self-respect

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Self-respect boosts personal development and improves enlightenment about life and those around you.