If government maintains its fight against malnutrition, there will be no case of stunting children in the next six years, the senatorial Standing Committee on Social Affairs, Human Rights and Petitions has said.
Following months of interruption of normalcy in the East African Legislative Assembly (EALA), a member has vowed to move to the East African Court of Justice seeking to dissolve the House.
The Ministry of Disaster Preparedness and Refugees affairs will on November 5 launch a one-week sensitisation campaign to raise public awareness on prevention of disasters in the country.
Legislators yesterday tasked the National Commission for Human Rights to increase awareness campaigns against domestic violence and other violations of human rights.
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Burkina Faso's President Blaise Compaore has announced his resignation, following violent protests at his attempt to extend his 27-year rule.
He was planning to apply for a car loan bank next week. However, Straton Ngirumpatse, will not have to worry about whether his application will be approved or not; Ngirumpatse is the winner of the second new Suzuki Alto in the ongoing MTN Sharama competition.
A new initiative that seeks to increase rice production, ensure quality along the value chain; and ease access to agro-inputs has been unveiled by Rwanda Agriculture Board (Rab).
It has been an intense start in the National Football League with four games played in a space of 11 days so far and it has certainly taken a toll on the players.
Rwanda U23 volleyball team captain Aimable Mutuyimana has said that the team needs to improve in the ‘reception’ department before next week’s African Championships in Egypt.
Born in Goma, Democratic Republic of Congo, the 27-year-old founder of Comedy Doers, a gospel comedy group, Joshua Ramjaane Niyoyita is also a freelance presenter on Isango Radio and Lemigo TV.
Rwandan Hotshot Frankie is clearly promoting his country in the Big Brother house. He told gossip king Mr 265 about the natural attractions that make Rwanda unique like the silver back gorilla, which is only in three countries in the world that is Rwanda, Uganda and the Democratic Republic of...
It’s the evening rush hour. Motorcyclists jostle for customers. Waiters and waitresses in roadside bars warm up for a long night as some patrons arrive to start the evening with some cold beers.
The latest directive by Rwanda Football Federation (Ferwafa) to sell the broadcasting rights of their matches will not do much to promote the sport in the country. The winners of the broadcasting tender whose bid is currently under competition will have the right to supply it to other broadcasters at...
As the breast cancer awareness month comes to an end, one can only hope that efforts put into the campaign will bear fruit as the medical experts still grapple to establish the unknown cause of breast cancer.
Phillipa Kibugu was diagnosed with breast cancer in 1994 while living in the United States of America. This was four years after her sister died of the same disease at a tender age of 38.
Eleven years ago on Sunday, September 28, 2003, the Italian people experienced a devastating shock: At 3a.m, Italian local time, somewhere near the Swiss Alps, a tree, uprooted by strong winds, fell on a power line.
Rwanda, on Wednesday, joined Better than Cash Alliance, an international organisation that facilitates transition from cash to electronic payments, as the country inches ever closer to a cashless economy.
The Ministry of Local Government (MINALOC) in cooperation with the GIZ Decentralization and Good Governance Program is seeking to recruit an individual consultant to update the service delivery charters for local governments.
Isange One Stop Center: Ejecting GBV from our communities through holistic, multi-sectoral approaches
Gender based violence (GBV) remains a widespread occurrence that spans centuries, that in the past it was almost expected and accepted. Its seriousness, effects and how communities respond and work towards its elimination varies from country to country.
Rwanda is currently experiencing one of the fastest periods of growth and socioeconomic progress in its history, largely due to its strong and innovative government leadership and support from development partners, such as the United Nations (UN).
Besides candidates who are still doing their finals, normal classes for most schools have ended, and students have been sent home for what is the longest annual break on the school calendar — the two months long end of year holiday. Holidays can be a bitter-sweet challenge for parents.
Yesterday, Jean Bosco Rusagara left for Mangalore University in India for a PhD in Business Administration after getting a scholarship from the India Council for Culture and Relations (ICCR)
The world came crashing hard on them. The idea that the women would be in a tree shed in Kibagabaga Hospital smiling and laughing freely had gone with the pungent smell that their bodies emitted when that world hit them.
Providence Umwali had her dream set on modelling career. She was obsessed about modelling. By the age of 18, she had become so fixated that while at school, she would spare time practicing on how to perfect her sashay on the catwalk.