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Bralirwa's revenues up by 9.5 per cent in 2015

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Bralirwa Ltd, Rwanda’s main producer and seller of beer and soft drinks, registered a 9.5% increase in 2015 revenues, the company’s financial statements have indicated.

Govt, private sector in new drive to boost honey production, quality

The Government and the private sector are in a new drive to boost honey production and exports. According to the State Minister for Agriculture and Animal Resources, Tony Nsanganira, the idea is to help farmers increase productivity while they embrace value addition along value chain.

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Nzayisenga named best server as Ahly are crowned African champs

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Rwanda Revenue Authority left attacker Charlotte Nzayisenga was named the best server at the just concluded 2016 Women’s African Championships held at Sidi Bousaid in Tunis, Tunisia.

Men's beach v-ball team departs for Rio Olympics qualifiers

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Rwanda national men’s beach volleyball team goes into this year’s CAVB beach Championships seeking to book a ticket to the Rio 2016 Olympic Games. The tournament is slated for May 3-9 in Tunisia, and is the third round of qualifiers.

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[PHOTOS]: Chameleone celebrates birthday at 'Agatako' launch in Kigali

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Ugandan musician Jose Chameleone, born Joseph Mayanja, over the weekend, held birthday celebrations at Plus250 Lounge and The Mirror Hotel’s Class Club in Kigali.

‎Chameleone celebrates his birthday in Kigali

Uganda’s celebrated artiste Jose Chameleone (real name Joseph Mayanja), this Friday, celebrated his 36th birthday in Kigali.

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Bahizi lives and breathes the Intore dance

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Aimable Bahizi has been an ardent student and fanatic of the Intore national dance of Rwanda for nearly all the 38 years of his existence.

The Netherlands will never be used as safe haven for genocide perpetrators, says Dutch envoy

Frederique De Man is the ambassador of the Kingdom of the Netherlands in Kigali, Rwanda since July last year and has been a diplomat for 32 years before she came to Rwanda.

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Ms. Geek: Celebrating three years of success

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When Ms. Geek was launched three years ago, few believed how far it would go in inspiring girls to join technology field, and also pursue careers in science, technology, engineering and math (STEM).

There's more to women than running a kitchen, says Legacy Brands MD

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They say success comes to those who follow their passion. And Isabella Lydia Masozera did just that. The former radio presenter is now a budding entrepreneur, managing her own Public Relations firm.

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Can whistle-blowing keep corruption at bay?

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For successive years, Rwanda has been ranked as the least corrupt country in the EAC bloc and fourth as the least corrupt country in Africa. Obviously, on the one hand, the ranking looks quite impressive and, on the other hand, calls for more action and devising new approaches to keep...

EDITORIAL: Let's all get behind HeForShe campaign

In June, last year, President Paul Kagame was named as a HeForShe campaign’s IMPACT 10x10x10 champion, alongside nine other Heads of State around the world, as well as 10 heads of corporations and 10 heads of varsities, committing to take bold action to help achieve gender equality and empower women.

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Contractors have asked that government to always pay fines for a delayed settlement. They complained that while delayed payment for completed works, or delivery of materials or services attract no penalty on the part of government agencies, contractors are subjected to a fine when they fail to deliver on time.

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Accelerating demand driven, sustainable irrigation development to achieve 100,000ha by 2020

Irrigation development in Rwanda is critical in ensuring that the nation attains the set EDPRSII target of 8.5% growth in Agriculture that will in turn boost the overall national GDP. In the preceding year (2014-15), the growth of agriculture has been depressed at 4.5% thus threatening the achievement of the twin goals of poverty reduction and economic growth.

Combating Hepatitis B & Hepatitis C in Rwanda

Hepatitis is not a commonplace disease. However, there have been rising cases of Hepatitis B and Hepatitis C infections and related deaths in Rwanda.

Bollore Africa Logistics Rwanda pays tribute to Ntarama Genocide victims

On Tuesday 26th April, Bolloré Africa Logistics Rwanda staff took some time off their schedule and visited the Ntarama Genocide Memorial Centre in Bugesera District - Eastern Province to pay tribute to victims of the 1994 Genocide against the Tutsi.

MPs conduct field visits to explore ways of improving civil registration and vital statistics

From March 11th to 12th, Members of the Rwandan Parliamentarians’ Network on Population and Development, (RPRPD) conducted a field Visit to oversee how civil registration and vital statistics work at grass root levels.

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Who is responsible for the poor academic research?

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It is a common saying that the world’s greatest minds solve nothing. Others have also argued that intelligent researchers spend most of their time on academic work and neglect their role in society.

My dream is to empower youth for a better Rwanda, says Tumwine

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The question of whether leaders are born or made remains unresolved, but what is undisputed is that with early initiation on the principles of leadership, every child can grow into a productive being in their careers.

Why you need training in basic life support principles

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In the wake of the recent incident when Congolese musician Papa Wemba slumped and died on stage during a performance in Ivory Coast, the media has been awash with condolence messages from fans as well criticisms of the way the emergency was handled.

Vitamin D; Are you getting enough of it?

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Have you ever considered basking in the sun just to expose your skin to sunlight for the body to get vitamin D? Perharps that’s the last thing many will do.