There is need for new strategies to stamp out pockets of corruption in public institutions. Officials made the remarks, yesterday, at the launch of Transparency International Rwanda’s 2016 Bribery Index at Kigali Convention Centre.
Rwanda is set to serve up to five million new internet users by 2020 under a new initiative, “Rwanda Internet for All,” which was initiated through the Ministry of Youth and ICT and the World Economic...
Former President of the African Development Bank, Dr Donald Kaberuka, has been named senior advisor for the Boston Consulting Group (BCG), an American worldwide management consulting firm with 85 offices in 48 countries.
After more than three decades of wrestling the menacing monster, Africa is finally slowing the rate of HIV/AIDS infections to a crawl. Over the last decade, progress in tackling the pandemic on the continent has been...
Gisagara District has won an award for coming up with innovative solutions to eliminate corruption in the local government. The plaque and certificate were presented to the district at the closure of the Anti-Corruption Week in...
Gambian President Yahya Jammeh has said that he rejects the outcome of last week's election that he lost to opposition leader Adama Barrow, only days after he conceded defeat to him in a public address.
Four social innovators have won a total of Rwf30 million in the Tigo Digital Changemakers 2016 competition that ended yesterday. Erick Joseph, Julien Daniel Mitali, Emile Babu, and Auxilia Ndamage were announced by the telecom firm and its partner, Reach for Change, a non-profit organisation at the Seedstar Africa, a...
The Rwanda Stock Exchange (RSE) volume and value for the week ended December 9 grew significantly compared to the previous week.
With the 2016-17 national basketball season already underway, Saturday Sport’s Jejje Muhinde takes a closer look at the 10 teams, important players and also predicts which team he thinks has higher chances to win the title and who will struggle.
He is among the top golfers in the country and golf observers have tipped him to go all the way to the top. Meet 16-year- old Celestin Nsanzuwera, who despite his age is ranked third in the golf amateur category.
A visual art exhibition titled “Her” opens today December 10 at The Office shared working space in Kiyovu. Rwandan/French artiste Mucyo Mu is behind the solo exhibition.
After delivering a massive performance at the Kigali Jazz Junction last Friday, the Injyana ensembles are returning with a free concert dubbed, ‘Injyana Christmas’ at the New Life Bible Church in Kicukiro.
14-YEAR-OLD Magnifique Kazutete dreams of becoming a renowned guitarist one day. Her passion for music sparked interest in the instrument, pushing her to ask her parents to enroll her for guitar classes.
Once again, I find myself in “restaurant central” or as it is more commonly known, Kimihurura. My quest this time round was to explore oriental cuisine and more particularly, Thai. What better place to go than Papyrus that boasts a menu of Chinese, Japanese and Thai.
Children are the leaders of tomorrow. They are the future. That is why 40-year-old Francoise Mukamana, a widow and mother of two children decided to take on two abandoned children like her own.
22-year-old Jessica Intsinzi is a fitness trainer, a career she says she chose out of passion and has been at it for three years now. She spoke to Women Today’s Sharon Kantengwa about the challenges women face in this field, and, gives tips on what real fitness entails.
It made for some amusement about two weeks ago when the internet lit with the news that a group of Australian high school students had recreated a drug worth $750 per dose for only $2, leaving the “owner” of the said drug – Martin Shkreli – with egg on his...
Today, the United Nations System in Rwanda joins the people and government of Rwanda, as well as all other UN Member States around the world, in commemorating this year’s International Human Rights Day.
Mahatma Gandhi University Rwanda on the 01 December 2016 launched its new volumes of academic textbooks and self-learning modules on ICT integrating today’s rapidly advancing technologies at Kigali Convention Center.
As we end the year 2016, internet users in Rwanda have been offered a golden opportunity to experience the fastest and reliable 4G Internet, as Kt Rwanda Networks, together with its partners, launch a thrilling 4G experience promotion.
Despite recent strides registered by Rwanda in ensuring gender equality in leadership, to extent that women (at 64 percent) have surpassed male counterparts in legislations, this positive trend has not been fully reflected in the “women in business”
Humidtropics program “Integrated systems research’ led by the International Institute of Tropical Agriculture (IITA) started in 2014 in the highlands of north western Rwanda, Karago sector in Kadahenda field site.
It has been evidenced that majority students who graduate from high schools hold certain perceptions towards different careers, a tendency that influences some to make choices that often put them on unguided boats, thus ruining or limiting their career evolution in life.
Last week, President Paul Kagame and First Lady Jeannette Kagame hosted close to 200 kids for the End of Year Children’s party at the Village Urugwiro. The annual children’s party, which is usually organized by Imbuto Foundation and the Unity Club, brings together children aged between 7 and 12 years.
At the age of five, Samuela Muhonga started experiencing on and off rashes, which were sparsely distributed on her hands and neck at first. Recently, she developed a rash that spread to the entire body. The rashes appeared in clusters and by the end of the day they looked like...
Rhinitis refers to inflammation of the nasal passages. This inflammation can cause a variety of annoying symptoms, including sneezing, itching, nasal congestion, runny nose, and the sensation that mucus is draining from the nose down the back of the throat