Less than a week from today, the 2016 Rio Olympic Games will begin in Brazil; however a number of athletes across the world will miss the games due to a number of reasons. The Rio Olympics...
University graduates are better equipped to deal with life challenges and should join other members of society in working hard to contribute to the country’s development, President Paul Kagame said.
The ministry of Health has launched a national campaign against viral hepatitis.The launch took place on Thursday in Kigali on the occasion of the World Hepatitis Day that falls on July 27, annually.
The Minister for Internal Security, Sheikh Musa Fazil Harerimana, yesterday, officiated at the pass out of officer cadet intake eight at Police Training School (PTS) Gishari where he commissioned 429 officers.
Rwanda Defence Forces in collaboration with Regional Centre on Small Arms (RECSA) destroyed 55 tonnes of unexploded ordnances, expired munitions and faulty explosives.
Nairobi -- Kenya overtook South Africa to become the biggest investor in other African countries in terms of the number of projects in 2015. Kenya invested in 36 projects last year in other parts of the continent against South Africa’s 33, a new study by financial consulting firm Ernst &...
There was a drop in both value and volumes traded at the bourse this week compared to last week, the Rwanda Stock Exchange (RSE) daily report for Friday indicates.
Rwanda yesterday lost to Tunisia in the quarter-finals of the 2016 FIBA Africa U-18 Men’s Championships at Kigali’s Amahoro indoor stadium.
Less than a week from today, the 2016 Rio Olympic Games will begin in Brazil; however a number of athletes across the world will miss the games due to a number of reasons. The Rio Olympics are scheduled for August 5-12 Brazil.
THE Pan African Dance Festival (FESPAD), a biennial cultural event that has been taking place in the country for more than a decade is back. The festival will run from August 1-5. Unlike previous editions, this year’s festival will be a local affair
AFTER its official opening at the Radisson Blu Hotel, last Saturday, the 12th edition of the Rwanda Film Festival returned with yet a new twist. It was celebrated in Chinese style during an evening event dubbed, the “Chinese Focus Day film show” at the Chinese embassy
15 young Rwandan filmmakers are being trained in screenwriting at the 6th Maisha Screenwriting lab organised by Rwanda Arts Initiative in collaboration with Maisha Film Lab, a non-profit initiative for East African filmmakers.
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IN 2012, the government launched Tubarerere mu Muryango (TMM) campaign to fast track implementation of the strategy for National Child Care Reform.
38-year-old Sophie Nzayisenga has been playing the inanga musical instrument almost all her life, something she’s done out of a strong passion for her culture. The mother of four has travelled within and beyond to give the world a glimpse of what Rwanda’s culture is all about. She spoke to...
Africa’s Gross Domestic Product (GDP) grew by 3.3 per cent annually between 2010 and 2015. The East African Community (EAC) economies did a bit better with an average of 6 per cent GDP growth rate since 2011. But to whose good has this growth been?
Experts meeting in Kigali this week resolved to restore Africa’s forest cover by at least 350,000 hectares as part of the Forest Landscape Restoration (FLR)
Every teenage girl has the right to a safe and successful transition into adulthood and the right to embrace the opportunities that the future holds for her. UNFPA, the United Nations Population Fund, is committed to promoting and protecting these rights and to supporting teenage girls to determine their own destinies.
The race to end malnutrition requires clean water, good sanitation and good hygiene, Water Aid said today, calling for action as world leaders meet in Rio to open the Olympic Games Water Aid’s new report, ‘Caught Short’, looks at stunting from malnutrition around the world and the links to low rates of access to clean water and good sanitation.
On July 19, 1994, a new government led by the Rwandan Patriotic Front (RPF) was sworn in Kigali. This turn of events was preceded by the Genocide that left close to a million Tutsi dead.
Twenty-eight-year-old Anne Mbabazi is a parent residing in Kimironko, Kigali. Her five-year-old daughter is in top class at a nearby school and only reunites with her mother later in the evening.
There are two answers to expect when you take an HIV test -- negative or positive. The biggest challenge, however, is how to receive the bad news. That is what healthcare providers are supposed to help patients with.
Bed-wetting, also known as sleep enuresis, is a fairly common condition in young children and is seen as a sign of an immature, developing bladder. However, when adults wet the bed it is not only a devastatingly embarrassing condition but also often an indication of an underlying illness or a...