MY WEDDING: We agreed to abstain until marriage, says Nibomari

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Elvis Nibomari, a research officer at the Office of the Government spokesperson and his wife Liliane Umukobwa first met in 2011 at University church in town. A friendship developed which later resulted into marriage 4 years later. The couple talked to Sunday Times’ Donah Mbabazi about their love story.

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Danish fish feed production plant to open shop in Rwanda

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Danish company Aller Aqua, a global fish feed producer with more than 50 years of experience, is set to open shop in Rwanda. Speaking to The New Times on Wednesday, Dr. Tom Abeles, a consultant working with the company said the move is aimed at supporting Rwanda to realize the...

Attack on Yahoo hit 500 million users

Yahoo says hackers stole information from about 500 million users in 2014 in what appears to be the largest publicly disclosed cyber-breach in history.

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Mugabe face-off Indondo in Rwanda Tennis Open final

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Top contenders Duncan Mugabe from Uganda and DR Congo’s Denis Indondo faceoff in a highly anticipated Rwanda Tennis Open final on Sunday afternoon at Amahoro National Stadium outdoor tennis courts.

Why Rwanda has struggled to achieve her sporting targets

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Rwanda is currently regarded as one of Africa’s success stories that is now referred to as an example globally in sectors like good governance, security, thriving economy and many more despite having suffered the worst tragedy of the 20th century-the 1994 genocide against the Tutsi that wiped out over one...

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Musician Lilian Mbabazi talks music, life and relationships

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She’s one of the finest East African singers, and just when we think Lilian Mbabazi has had it all, she keeps proving us wrong by being bigger and better. “The more you sing life, the better you get at it. It’s like a work out,” Her fruity voice echoes through...

Artistes to fight malnutrition through music

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Rwandan celebrities are in the final stages of releasing a new song to raise awareness about good nutrition. The song features popular artistes Tom Close, Knowless Butera, Aline Gahongayire as well as the reigning Miss Rwanda Jolly Mutesi.

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MY WEDDING: We agreed to abstain until marriage, says Nibomari

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Elvis Nibomari, a research officer at the Office of the Government spokesperson and his wife Liliane Umukobwa first met in 2011 at University church in town. A friendship developed which later resulted into marriage 4 years later. The couple talked to Sunday Times’ Donah Mbabazi about their love story.

Rwandans should own their culture – Rugamba

Raoul Rugamba is the Managing Director for Hobe Agency and is also a producer of Hobe Rwanda projects that was part of the team that organised the Rwanda Day. The 27 year old talked to Sunday Magazine’s Sharon Kantengwa on his thoughts about the tourism and hospitality industry in the...

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[VIDEO]: Aspire Rwanda gives vulnerable girls wings to fly

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Last week,over 50 girls graduated from Aspire Rwanda. These are girls who dropped out of school due to financial constraints and unwanted pregnancies, among other causes.

Meet Uwase, the young woman making spaghetti from Rwanda's tasty sweet potatoes

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Larissa Uwase is a co-founder of Carl Group, an agricultural-based organisation that aims at adding value to different agricultural products. The firm hopes to produce and introduce many nutritious products made from local crops on the market in a bid to improve the health of Rwandans.

EDITORIAL: Local businesses should embrace opportunities to get exposure

The just-concluded Rwanda Culture Day in San Francisco, California in the US attracted scores of local businesses, many participating in such events for the first time.

Technological advancements call for a new discussion on skills

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Height is always something that fascinates most of us. When one moves from a rural area to the city the fascination is usually not so much about the cars but the height of the buildings. Someone who is new in a city is likely to ask about which building is...

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Rwanda remains one of the African countries that, over the years, have lagged behind in the sports sector.

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Nyamagabe District: Committed to accelerating social-economic development

Situated in the south-west, Nyamagabe is one of the 8 districts that comprise the Southern Province. It is surrounded by the districts of Karongi and Ruhango in the North, Nyanza and Huye on the East, Nyaruguru in the South, Rusinzi and Nyamasheke on the West.

SORAS is a reliable insurer - Abiyingoma

Abiyingoma Aimable speaks with an aura of joy and satisfaction. A joy derived from the recent total repair of his vehicle and put back to the road after an accident.

African leaders insist universal jurisdiction should not be abused in any way

The purpose of Committee of Intelligence and Security Services of Africa (CISSA) is to assist the African Union and all its institutions, in effectively addressing the seemingly intractable security challenges, confronting the continent.

For a healthy, wealthy, productive population

From the medical insurance scheme, strengthening of health centers, building capacities of medical professionals, empowering community health workers, among other initiatives, the Ministry of health has continued to characterize the epitome of liberation of the people of Rwanda.

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Why university freshers should not miss orientation

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A week ago most universities in Rwanda opened doors to new students for the first academic year. For the first one or two weeks, the culture has been that these higher institutions of learning orient freshers about university life before normal classes kickoff.The practice is also believed to help naive...

Meet 60-year-old Batamuliza, a passionate teacher and farmer

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To many people Jennifer Batamuliza Kyakwita is just a teacher but to young people, she is a counselor, a mother and a mentor. At 60, Batamuliza continues to be instrumental in various school activities such as debates. Her reason is simple; the best way to give young people proper education...

Family planning: Why are women shunning contraceptives?

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Although most Rwandans have embraced family planning to ensure healthy and manageable families, it is not yet time to celebrate.

Foods you should eat when sick

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The human body relies on its immune system to fend off infections. To replenish this mechanism, a supply of vital nutrients is needed on a routine basis.