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    Estonian President visits agriculture ministry, kLab

    Before departing Rwanda yesterday, the visiting Estonian President Kersti Kaljulaid and her delegation toured the Ministry of Agriculture and Animal Resources, and kLab (Knowledge Lab), an open technology hub in Kigali where students, fresh graduates, entrepreneurs...

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    Crackdown on fraud in mineral business

    Police investigations show that unscrupulous persons register legit business agencies dealing in minerals and use it to defraud unsuspecting parties interested in minerals.

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    Uwizeyimana claims stage five as Areruya keeps yellow jersey

    Bonavanture Uwizeyimana gave the Rubavu-based Benediction Club their first stage win of Tour du Rwanda 2017 when the 24-year old claimed stage five that started from Nyamata and concluded in Rwamagana, covering a distance of 93,1km...

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    Has dowry lost its traditional meaning?

    Rwandan families are complicating marriage of their children by setting high dowry, budgets for wedding ceremonies, and making decisions over choice of ones’ partner, a new survey has shown, potentially undermining the traditional understanding of marriage.

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    We need transparency in climate finance, tech transfer, Dr Biruta tells global leaders

    Environment minister Vincent Biruta has urged signatories to the Paris Agreement on climate change, mainly the developed countries, to ensure efforts to mitigate climate change are transparent and expedited.

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MTN, KVCS sign deal to facilitate e-payment of parking fees in Kigali

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Motorists in Kigali will now be able to pay for parking fees using the MTN Mobile Money service following the signing of a partnership deal between the telecom firm and Kigali Veterans Cooperatives Society (KVCS). KVCS is in charge of collecting parking fees in Kigali.

Popcorn vendor wins Airtel Tunga promotion motorcycle

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Pierre Nsabimana, a resident of Kagugu, Gasabo District, will no longer have to worry about where to get money for basic needs. The popcorn vendor won a new motorcycle in the ongoing Airtel Tunga promotion, which he plans to use for taxi moto business to increase his income.

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Uwizeyimana claims stage five as Areruya keeps yellow jersey

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Bonavanture Uwizeyimana gave the Rubavu-based Benediction Club their first stage win of Tour du Rwanda 2017 when the 24-year old claimed stage five that started from Nyamata and concluded in Rwamagana, covering a distance of 93,1km in 2 hour, 16 minutes and 28 seconds.

Rwanda to face Kenya in Challenge Cup opener

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Rwanda has been handed a daunting task against hosts Kenya in Group A of the 2017 CECAFA Senior Challenge Cup due to be staged in Nairobi from December 3 to 17. Amavubi will face the hosts in the opening match.

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Meet Yvan Buravan, Rwanda's fast rising star

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Rwanda’s music industry is constantly growing, with the rise of many young people with talent and skills. Yvan Buravan is one of such rising musical stars making waves in the country’s music industry.

All set for ‘Kigali Farmers and Artisans Market - Christmas Edition’

Come November 25, the parking lot of Brioche Bread and Pastries in Kacyiru will transform into one huge market place for farmers and local artisans as the now monthly Kigali Farmers and Artisans Market returns for its Christmas edition.

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Are you bullied at work?

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Arianne Irakoze refers to her internship at a local media house as a horrible experience. She found herself in a twist with one of the news editors who made it a point to make her life miserable throughout the course of her stay.

I don’t want my dog to protect me, I want to protect my dog, says dog trainer El Rahim Jaffer

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He is not sure how far back it goes, but El Rahim Jaffer says that many Rwandan’s views towards dogs aren’t encouraging. At least in past years. But he is determined to change people’s perceptions, and is optimistic about the revolution.

The ‘healing haven’ for vulnerable women

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Located in Kabeza, a city suburb, it has for many years served as a safe haven for vulnerable women. It is a place that gives these women a second chance to heal from the physical and psychological wounds of gender based violence.

How one woman chose to be the eyes of visually impaired children

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Vanessa Bahati’s last born son was born with visual impairment. After visiting several hospitals in Europe and locally, the results were negative.

Social protection is about transformation

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Quality of life in any country is measured by the level at which it takes care of vulnerable persons especially women and children, the elderly and persons with disabilities, among others.

Why Kenya's #Githeriman should have graced the Kigali media meet

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Many of those who follow news on the Kenyan scene in Rwanda and the region will remember the Githeri Man.

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Finance minister Claver Gatete earlier this week appeared before a parliamentary committee to speak about issues of unpaid workers.It emerged that some employers, especially districts and private contractors who abandon public work contracts, fail to pay their service providers as well as the issue of employees whose pension contributions are not paid.

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Delivery of training and orientation sessions for professional development toolkits and assessment tools.

The Building Learning Foundations Programme (BLF) is funded by the UK’s Department for International Development (DFID) and aims to improve the quality of teaching and leadership in all of Rwanda’s government primary schools.

Tender Notice: The British Council

The British Council is delivering a project for the Government of Rwanda to improve the teaching and learning of English to lower primary school pupils.

Why visiting CAG museum should be on your next agenda

A new museum, Campaign Against Genocide Museum, has opened in Kigali at the parliamentary buildings.

How rural electrification is changing lives in Rwanda

When Mbonimana relocated from Bweyeye sector in Rusizi District to search for work in the capital city of Kigali, his home area was nothing but an ordinary trading center with few economic activities to boast of.

Final exams: Tips to help you shine

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This period marks the apex of the year’s education calendar, particularly for students in primary and secondary school levels. As such, students at different levels will be or are already sitting their final examinations, which normally comes with examination stress. Below are tips from experts to help students go through...

Origins of ordinary things: Mirrors

When most people think of mirrors, they mostly think of them as the reflective glass in which they self-assess before leaving their houses. In fact, some people will not step out until they have looked at themselves at least five times.

Children share ideas on how to prevent malnutrition in children

Many children don’t choose what they eat, and thus it remains the responsibility of their parents to ensure that they are free from malnutrition related problems. This can be done by teaching people about malnutrition; its causes, effects and treatment. With this knowledge mothers can ensure that their children eat...

8-year-old boy recognised for repairing leaking water pipe

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Water and Sanitation Corporation (WASAC) last week recognised an 8–year-old boy for being exemplary after repairing a leaking water pipe in Kicukiro District. Yasiri Rukundo is a P2 pupil at Rugarama Primary School in Nyamirambo Sector, Nyarugenge District. A month ago, Rukundo was pictured by a passenger while fixing a...