Advertisement

Government earmarks Rwf35b for modern irrigation technology

Photo

Efforts to strength modern agriculture practices have been boosted by a $94 million (about Rwf65 billion) irrigation project expected to start early next year in Kirehe District, Eastern Province.

Bralirwa set to announce dividend payout

Bralirwa is set to propose Rwf7.5 dividend payout per share next month. The proposed dividend which is the same as last year’s, follows a drop in the firm’s profits last year.

Advertisement

Kenya, Rwanda face off in decisive Zone 5 tie

Photo

Rwanda National Volleyball team will face Kenya today at the Amahoro Indoor Stadium in a must win match that will determine which team will represent Zone V at this year’s All Africa Games in Congo Brazzaville.

Zone 5 V-ball tournament in pictures

Photo

The Zone five volleyball championships started on Saturday with a thrilling game pitting rivals Uganda and Rwanda which the latter won in extra time.

Advertisement

PGGSS stars light up Nyanza

Photo

The Primus GumaGuma Super Star 5 (PGGSS5) roadshows resumed in a thrilling way after a month long break as the stars descended on the Southern Province town of Nyanza.

Mani Martin takes show to Rubavu

Photo

Concert goers in the Western Province are in for a treat, as one of the country’s most famed pop and R&B singer, Mani Martin performs at Motel Rubavu in Rusizi District, this weekend.

Fascinated by nature: How snakes left permanent impression on future conservationist

Photo

Although a proud owner of a Masters of Science in Conservation and Tourism from the University of Kent, in England, Davidson Mugisha is what you would call a self-made man.

An engineer who makes people laugh behind stage

Nice Budandi is the Operations Manager of Comedy Knights, the country’s pioneer stand-up comedy outfit. Humble and quiet, the 24-year-old engineering graduate has been part of the group since 2010. Moses Opobo had a chat with him.

Postnatal depression: When baby blues take a toll on new mothers

Photo

It is the greatest day of every mother’s life. That moment when you hold your newborn for the first time. But with some mothers, the joy is short-lived as baby blues set in shortly after birth.

Makeup: The flawless look

Photo

Women and makeup are like cats and milk; they have a very close relationship. Some take pleasure in trying out every trend that comes their way, while others simply enhance their look with the use of an eyelash curler and a dab of lip gloss.

Rwanda's experience is tragedy and antidote: Is anyone learning anything?

Photo

In this column last week I pointed the practice of politics that is reckless, distracting, and selfish. These, as I noted then, were the manifestations of structural defects that needed urgent reorganisation in such a way as to give way to a brand of politics in which the interests of...

EDITORIAL: Youth should use 'YouthConnekt Month' to renew their role in national development

Over 4 million Rwandan youth will participate in various outreach activities across the country as part of activities to mark the YouthConnekt Month, which was officially launched on May2.

Advertisement

Editorial Cartoon

Photo

As Rwandan media practitioners marked the World Press Freedom Day yesterday, European Union ambassadors and high commissioners accredited to Rwanda hailed reforms that the local media has undergone in the last two years.

Advertisement

Bank of Kigali remembers genocide victims

Bank of Kigali’s Management and Staff on Saturday the 25th of April 2015 commemorated the 1994 Genocide against the Tutsi and remembered fifteen members of their staff that died during the genocide at Bank of Kigali Head Quarters.

Maternity insurance to improve mother, infant lives

Most mothers usually struggle to juggle between work and parenthood. When women get pregnant, they carry on with employment for most of the nine months with some carrying on until the very last moments of labour pangs.

BRD donates Rwf40m to Kirehe vulnerable and elderly survivors of 1994 Genocide against the Tutsi

BRD staff visited Nyarubuye memorial site located in Eastern Province, Kirehe District in Nyarubuye Sector to pay respects to the Tutsi who were killed during the 1994 Genocide against the Tutsi.

SORAS Remembers: Healing involves restoring hope

SORAS Group has remembered the nine of her staff that were victims of the 1994 genocide against Tutsi.

Single-sex vs mixed schools?

Photo

The choice about whether to put your child in a single sex or mixed school is never a simple one. In most cases, the decision is based on sentiments, public opinion and parents’ personal school experience.

Student-centred learning is the way to go

Photo

Research in education has proved that the more the learners discuss issues pertaining to the content that they study, the easier it becomes for them to master the concepts.

Numbness in the limbs may be an early symptom of a stroke

Photo

Moses Gakuba, 44, a former local league basketballer, was once the real definition of the word ‘giant’, he was not only tall, but also physically well built.

Why your baby won't stop crying in the night

Photo

Parenting a baby who’s always grumpy is a huge challenge for a new mother. It is natural for babies to cry once in a while, because that is how they communicate; but what would lead to a baby’s constant crying, even in the wee hours of the night?