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RwandAir to start direct flights to Brussels on October 31 - CEO

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Rwandair, the national carrier, will effective October 31, 2017 start direct flights to Brussels, Belgium. According to Chance Ndagano, the acting chief executive officer of RwandAir, the airline will operate three weekly flights on the Brussels-Kigali route on Tuesdays, Thursdays and Fridays.

EAC textile sector tipped on maximising technology

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Textile industry players in the region have been challenged to start making garments that require low level technology and skills as the East African Community (EAC) countries prepare to phase-out imported used clothes.

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APR face big test against Africa's handball giants

APR Handball Club will face a formidable test at this year’s African Handball Champion Games after being drawn against three continental heavyweights; Esperance Sportive (Tunisia), Al Ahly (Egypt), and Minuh, from Cameroon.

Bugesera out to get first premier league win

APR Handball Club will face a formidable test at this year’s African Handball Champion Games after being drawn against three continental heavyweights; Esperance Sportive (Tunisia), Al Ahly (Egypt), and Minuh, from Cameroon.

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Renowned graffiti artist Roa visits Rwanda

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Internationally acclaimed Belgian graffiti and street artist, Roa is in the country on a mission to promote environmental conservation through art based activism and creative community engagement.

Mani Martin in Afro album tour and video launch

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Shortly after shooting a music video for his Afro remix, featuring Ugandan star Eddy Kenzo, Mani Martin embarked on a countrywide concert tour dubbed Afro Album Tour.

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Beware: Online fraudsters on the loose

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IT started with a WhatsApp message he received on his phone. It was a job advert for bank clerks at Equity Bank Rwanda. The desperate fresh graduate immediately tried his luck at the opportunity.

K-Club closed for renovation

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For some time now, one of Kigali’s premier night spots, the popular K-Club located at KL House in Nyarutarama has been out of business.

Meet McFarlane, a rape victim on a mission to end sexual violence

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Eighteen years ago, Claire McFarlane was brutally raped and left for dead on the streets of Paris.

KWEZI AND I...The story of silver fish

I have always said that Kwezi loves food so there is no story there. I have also always said that she is not picky but I guess I was wrong. Again. I got measles when I was almost a teenager and to tell you about how I stared death in...

As armyworms strike, the GMO debate continues

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None of the East African Community (EAC) countries has escaped the fall armyworm invasion as the caterpillar continues on its destructive march on the continent. As of May 2017, about 420,000 hectares of the maize crop in Eastern and Southern Africa had been destroyed by the worm.

How money could unblock the Brexit talks

LONDON – Like many divorce proceedings, Britain’s negotiations with the European Union have reached an impasse that can be broken only by compromise. The solution is for both sides to admit that a permanent new relationship cannot be agreed in the short time remaining until the Brexit deadline in March...

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Editorial Cartoon

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Parliament has urged the Government to urgently revisit its relationship with the US-based rights group Human Rights Watch (HRW) over what it described as “continued deliberate false” reports on Rwanda. In July, the US-based organisation released a report in which it named citizens who had allegedly been executed by Rwandan security organs over petty thefty, but the National Commission for Human Rights later established that seven of the alleged victims were actually alive, while others had died of natural causes or accidents.

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Restoring sight and hope in Rural Rwanda

Jacqueline Nyirahabineza spends her days laboring in other people’s farms in order to make ends meet. Her husband, Felicien Ukwitegetse has congenital cataract meaning that his vision has been impaired since he was a child.

CyberTeq: First Rwandan private cyber-security firm to boost cyber capacity in the region

The Government of Rwanda has significantly invested in Information and Communications Technology (ICT) infrastructure and applications as a cornerstone for national economic growth.

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Why schools should involve students in decision making

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Dealing with student grievances is every school head’s nightmare. Education experts warn that at the heart of this challenge is poor communication between students and the school administration.

Teachers union calls for empowerment of female teachers

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The National Teachers’ Union has called for more support to female teachers to promote education in the country. During the recent 4th congress of the Rwanda Teachers Union, officials called for increased support to the female teachers as they play multiple roles in society.

SDG 10: Reduced inequalities

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The purpose of SDG 10 is to make everyone more equal! This means all people should have opportunity, safe and clean places to live, enough money, good schools and doctors, and lots of other things.

William Shakespeare: Renowned English playwright and poet

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William Shakespeare (26 April 1564 – 23 April 1616), was an English poet, playwright, and actor, widely regarded as the greatest writer in the English language and the world’s pre-eminent dramatist.[2] He is often called England’s national poet, and the “Bard of Avon”.