President Paul Kagame has assured new Sports and Culture minister Julienne Uwacu and her replacement in the Lower Chamber of Parliament, Thacienne Mukandamage, of support from the entire government to enable them deliver in their new...
Presidents Yoweri Museveni of Uganda, Uhuru Kenyatta of Kenya, Salva Kiir Mayardit of South Sudan and Burundi’s Second Vice President Gervais Rufyikiri will today join President Paul Kagame in Kigali for a summit on the implementation...
The Ministry of Youth and ICT (MYICT), in conjunction with Kigali City public transport operators and Olleh Rwanda Networks, are currently rolling out an initiative to provide free wireless Internet in public transport phase.
Regional experts meeting in the Madagascan capital, Antananarivo, have described the Northern Corridor initiatives as a quick path to harnessing of a blue economy.
Regional healthcare stakeholders are pondering the creation of a regional drug regulation authority.
East African Community (EAC) governments have been urged to streamline the oil and gas taxation industry regimes to make the sector more attractive to serious investors.
Flydubai, a United Arab Emirates-based budget airline, which entered the Rwandan market last year, has announced plans to increase flights from the region to Dubai, a statement from the firm indicates.
Rwandan rider Bonaventure Uwizeyimana finished 10th in yesterday’s Circuit International d’Algerie as the Grand Tour d’Algerie got underway in Algeria.
The national volleyball team captain Christophe Mukunzi believes volleyball, just like any other sport, can be a source of livelihood if one takes it serious.
The Primus Guma Guma Superstar season five, (PGGSS5) competition kicks off with the pre-selections tonight at Gikondo Expo Grounds; The New Times talked to some artistes to share their views about the annual music competition.
Today, all roads will lead to La Palisse Nyandungu for the mouth watering Nyama Choma Festival, at 11a.m.
Nadia (not real name) is a third year student at COSTECH. When she joined university, she stayed in a low cost hostel commonly known as “Dusaidi” with her mind focused on school to study hard, graduate, get a nice job and generally live her dream.
Women want men, not misers! I’m more than certain that when God told Adam that after eating the forbidden fruit, his punishment was that he would sweat and tire for the good of his family, He meant it.
If at first you don’t succeed, dust yourself and try again. And Fatuma Uwimana did just that.
For many years, 45-year-old Bertha Uwamwiza tried out several businesses including selling perishable foods, but it did not work. However, in 2006, the mother of five ventured into tailoring and it marked her first step to success.
The US has set the global pace after its media regulator, Federal Communications Commission (FCC), approved net neutrality rules making the internet a public utility. This gives the web official recognition as critical infrastructure, such as highways or water, making it an entitlement in the US.
East African Community Heads of State that share the Northern Corridor Integration Projects (NCIP), are meeting in Kigali today to assess the progress of several projects undertaken by the group.
The industrial sector in Rwanda is currently small contributing on average 19.2% of GDP. The Government of Rwanda has however developed an environment that promotes competitiveness and growth in a bid to creating boom for worldwide exporting.
1. Background The Ministry of Finance and Economic Planning established an independent asset management company the ‘Rwanda National Investment Trust Limited [RNIT Ltd]’ with the aim of promoting assets (fund) management industry.
ISPA, the best high speed internet access service provider in Rwanda ofers Unlimited Broadband Internet for both Home and Business users depending on one’s requirements. ISPA is inflencing the service parameters and finalizinga plan to realize desired results on a constant basis.
In my former secondary school, it was compulsory for every student to join at least two clubs. The clubs to pick from included the Debating Club, Youth Alive, Young Christian Students and Interact among others.
Parents send their children to school to acquire knowledge and skills. Most schools, however, have been blamed for pumping too many theories into the learners’ minds with very little focus on practical education.
Gustave Kananura, 28, a resident of Kanombe, a Kigali city suburb, confesses that visiting the hospital for a medical engagement is out of the question, unless he is feeling sick.
‘Epilepsy’ means a tendency to have recurrent seizures. A seizure is any abnormal involuntary movement. Normally there are multiple neuronal circuits in the brain which work together for synchronous activity, but because of various reasons, this circuit is sometimes disturbed. This is manifested in the form of abnormal movements of...