Rwanda Pensioners’ Association says pensioners who retired before 2003 are not being catered for by RSSB’s medical insurance scheme (formerly RAMA) for health cover.
The National Electoral Commission (NEC) has urged political parties to respect the electoral calendar for the forthcoming presidential poll scheduled for August 4 and restrain from campaigning ahead of time.
The City of Kigali will begin cracking down on offices operating from residential areas tomorrow, following the lapse of a deadline set earlier in the year.
Judges from several African, Rwandan and Latin American countries are in the country for a consultative dialogue on women’s rights to health.
Yesterday, Zigama Credit and Savings Society (Zigama CSS) announced a net profit of over Rwf6.8 billion for the year 2016.
Rwanda and Egypt have signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) to strengthen bilateral cooperation in combating crime.
Madeleine Ikizanye, a resident of Nyarugenge District, uses cardboards and sawdust as cooking fuel because she cannot afford to charcoal after prices rose twofold in the past two months.
The Rwanda Stock Exchange (RSE) will welcome I&M Bank Rwanda as the lender is scheduled to officially list and start trading its shares on the secondary market today.
After a 5-year wait, Rayon Sports are on course to winning their 8th league title following a 3-1 win against Sunrise FC on Wednesday at Stade de Kigali.
Former Mukura Victory Sports secretary general, Sheikh Hamdan Habimana, has promised to work ‘tirelessly’ to improve Rwandan youth football, if elected to head Ijabo Ryawe.
The week-long Mashariki African Film Festival comes to an end today evening, March 31, at the Kigali Conference and Exhibition Village (Camp Kigali).
It looks like East Africa’s big wig isn’t just interested in conquering the hearts of music lovers, but also, doing business within the East African region.
The good news is that carjacking (theft of cars) is not a very common trend in Kigali and by extension, the country.
I think Brachetto is a well kept secret. I’d never heard of the place before and was driven more by curiosity than anything else to visit. I invited a friend over and he too was pleasantly surprised. Where has this place been?
A year ago, 32-year-old Francoise Gikundiro’s life was like an empty shell. Her marriage was going down the drain in the face of repeated domestic abuse, but because she didn’t want to expose her ‘private issues’ in public, she suffered in silence.
22-year-old Hellen Nomugisha is the president of African Youth and Adolescent Network on Population and Development (AFIYAN), Rwandan Chapter, a network that brings together all-youth led organisations to implement focus areas like demographic dividend, entrepreneurship, gender-based violence, and forced marriages, among other things.
With new jobs being created almost daily, traditional learning systems are now less effective at preparing students for their future careers. That’s why business leaders are looking for talent with the ability to learn.
WASHINGTON, DC – US President Donald Trump’s domestic economic agenda suffered a major setback last week, when the House Republican leadership decided to withdraw their hastily drafted bill to repeal and replace the Affordable Care Act (ACA, or “Obamacare”). Given the high-profile effort the president devoted to the issue, the...
Malnutrition among children and adults is a global issue affecting the quality of life for vast populations across the world. It is however particularly acute in developing countries due to higher levels of poverty coupled with illiteracy.
In an increasingly dynamic and innovative environment, the Development Bank of Rwanda (BRD) recently established a dedicated Department of Special Projects and Infrastructure (DSPI) with a strategic mandate of boosting national economic growth by availing finances to spur infrastructure development.
With 77,879 households and a population of 340,983, Kirehe is one of the seven districts that make up Eastern Province . It covers 1,11with 8.5Km2of the surface area. The district is divided into twelve sectors namely: Gahara, Gatore, Kigarama, Kigina, Kirehe, Mahama, Mpanga, Musaza, Mushikiri, Nasho, Nyamugari and Nyarubuye; made up of 60 cells and 612 villages.
The Government recently issued a directive banning boarding in nursery and primary schools in a bid to ensure parents care for their own children closely until such a time they are old enough to be away from daily parental watch.
When learners are encouraged to embrace the savings culture from an early age, it gives them an opportunity to learn financial discipline and investment. Ordinarily, one would expect such values to be introduced to children by parents, but this is not likely to happen as children start school as early...
Cases of children under the age of 16 developing acute kidney injury, also known as acute renal failure, have been on the rise according to medics.
For one to lead a healthy life, the functioning of the digestive system is central, which calls for ideal dieting habits.