The world needs inclusive policies that seek the contribution of everybody, including women, in order to attain global gender parity. The statement was made yesterday by President Paul Kagame while speaking on the last day...
The World Bank says in its 2015 global economic prospect report that several low-income countries, including those in East Africa, may graduate to middle-income status on the back of substantial oil and gas discoveries.
For the bigger part of last year, the East African Legislative Assembly (Eala) dominated the news for all the wrong reasons. Bickering between the former Speaker, Margaret Zziwa, and some members slowed down business in...
Transparency International Rwanda (TI-Rwanda) has said it is not entirely satisfied with a 20-year jail sentence handed by a court on Thursday to two former policemen found guilty of the murder of their staff.
Jean-Claude Bizimana's journey to entrepreneurship started in Nyamirama Sector, a poor neighbourhood in the outskirts of Kayonza, where he was born 27 years ago.
Rally driver Claude Kwizera has announced his retirement from the sport, following a fatal accident during last year's Rallye des Mille Collines in which his navigator Christophe Duquesne died.
Cycling Club for All (CCA) in collaboration with Gisagara District have organised a one-day competition on Sunday (today) aimed at scouting future Team Rwanda riders.
Afro-soul singer Mani Martin seems to have recovered from the freak toothpick incident he suffered last year with new resolve.
Comedy lovers in Kigali should get ready for an overdose of rib cracking jokes, as one of the country’s most celebrated standup comedians, Diogene Ntarindwa, aka Atome, takes to the stage at the Rwanda Revenue Authority’s Event Hall today.
Work place implies an office, company, field or any organization where one works for a living. In such a set up, people of different capabilities, mindset and background come together for one reason: work.
Aimee Milienne Kamagweri is known on the national scene as an up-coming Afro-beat artiste. The 21-year-old born of Nyamirambo, a City of Kigali suburb, is however more than that.
It is the nightmare of every mom-to-be. And rightfully so, because the joy of knowing that the little bundle you've been carrying for the last nine months will be in your arms soon, is out of this world. But alas, as some horror stories that have come from delivery wards...
As most of East Africa counts its losses in relation to the conflict in South Sudan, news from Arusha that the warring factions agreed to mend their fences was timely and welcome. The signing of a reunification agreement aimed at ceasing hostilities in South Sudan is a promising way to...
Defence lawyers in human rights crimes have of recent been reaping a windfall, and in the Rwandan case, it has take wider dimensions.
In the year under review, the Rwanda National Police (RNP) continued its vibrant pace to further ensure safety of people living in Rwanda and their property and to make it a safer place that facilitates development and investment in the transformation process.
“Science, technology and innovation, and the potential of culture, for promoting sustainable development and achieving the MDGs”¯ - Social Good Summit Event in Rwanda
The Social Good Summit, a unique two-day conference held annually during the United Nations General Assembly Week to open the dialogues taking place around the UN General Assembly to citizens worldwide, will once again take place on 21-22 September 2014
This week, the long holiday will finally come to an end. First term commences on January 26. Many parents are running up and down trying to raise school fees and money for scholastic materials for their children. But are schools ready to receive learners for the new term? The Education...
The recent healthy media debate about school and student rankings has brought great interest from both sides of the argument. A recent comment from the public approached it this way: "We are living in the world of competition and ranking based on the achievements is the best way to show...
Abortion means ending a pregnancy before the foetus (unborn child) can live independently outside the mother. If abortion happens spontaneously before 24 weeks of pregnancy, it is called a miscarriage.
Putting its soft and creamy texture aside, ask for avocado anywhere in the world and you will be served with a delicious oval fruit. However, don’t be misled by the awesomeness of its butter taste, because next time you think about a substitute, you may miss out on a pool...