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    Civil society commits to fight Genocide ideology

    Over 3,000 people from 400 organisations under Rwanda Civil Society Platform, Friday gathered at Amahoro Stadium to commemorate the 1994 Genocide against the Tutsi which claimed over a million people, including more than 100 employees of...

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    After a week of talks, Africa awaits action from AfDB

    Three men emerged as stars at the just concluded African Development Bank (AfDB) 51st Annual Meetings held in the Zambian capital Lusaka; they’re Edgar Lungu, the Zambian President, Kelvin Doe, a teenage scientist from Sierra Leon...

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    PM Murekezi calls for more efforts in environmental conservation

    Prime Minister Anastase Murekezi yesterday called for more efforts to conserve the environment as Rwanda prepares to observe the World Environment Day on June 3.

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    How Rwanda's fashion industry has evolved over the years

    If you have been attending local social events recently, you will have noticed that more people from various walks of life are elegantly dressed in African print exuding the confidence of those who know they have...

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    Real clinch UCL title on penalties

    Real Madrid were crowned European champions for an unprecedented 11th time when Cristiano Ronaldo scored the winning penalty in a 5-3 shootout victory over Atletico Madrid on Saturday.

Cause of humanity drives Rwanda peacekeeping interventions

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The scorching sun of the desert could pound their young innocent bodies with strong persistent radiance of heat. The hot sand, with fast conduction through to the ground-spread canvas could hardly allow any good amount of concentration. Some, studying from below the shade of a tree would be an envy...

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Bond market closes week on high note, records Rwf105.4m in total turnover

The bond market closed the week on a high note, recording a total turnover of Rwf105.4 million from Rwf100 million worth of bonds traded at Rwf105.39 in one deal, the Rwanda Stock Exchange (RSE) daily market report indicates. The deal ended days of inactivity at the bond market segment of...

Rwanda Development Board's Economic Reforms Revolutionize Rwanda Business Environment

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The latest business reforms under the stewardship of Rwanda Development Board (RDB) are a landmark in improving the investment environment and the country’s competitiveness and positioning.

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Real clinch UCL title on penalties

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Real Madrid were crowned European champions for an unprecedented 11th time when Cristiano Ronaldo scored the winning penalty in a 5-3 shootout victory over Atletico Madrid on Saturday.

Senegal sting Amavubi in friendly tie

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The National football team, Amavubi yesterday suffered a setback in their preparation for the 2017 Africa Nations’ Cup qualifiers after losing 2-0 to the Teranga Lions of Senegal in a friendly match at Amahoro Stadium.

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[PHOTOS] Mani Martin, Myko Ouma thrill revellers at Kigali Jazz Junction

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It was an evening of fun and good music as Ugandan jazz maestro Michael “Myko” Ouma and Rwandan singer Mani Martin mesmerised revellers during the 7th edition of the Kigali Jazz Junction which took place at Kigali Serena Hotel on Friday evening.

Local fashion house to fly Rwanda's flag at Geneva show

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RWANDA CLOTHING, a local fashion house will be Rwanda’s representative at the 4th edition of the annual Africa Fashion Show Geneva (AFSG) at the Grand Hotel Kempinski in Geneva, Switzerland, today.

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How local artists came of age at WEF

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“They told me what songs to sing but for me I don’t like those things. I know my job and what kind of songs to sing but they told me to sing particular songs,” explains Hope Irakoze, one of the few local performers lucky to perform for guests at the...

I'm buying a 'moto'

If you have a cool motorbike that you don’t use or just want to give away, let your girl know. Or if you know a place where I can get a good deal, let me know as well. I’m ready to buy one. Saving for a car is taking longer...

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Property wrangles: When in-laws turn against the widow

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When Josephine Mukahigiro lost her husband last year, all she wanted was solace; especially from those she called ‘family.’ Little did she know that her in-laws, the relatives she had so lovingly invited and welcomed into her home, would only add to the already daunting pain she felt.

Kabagema marks three decades of success in fashion

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Josephine Kabagema, also known as Josée, is a Rwandan model based in France. In an industry that many have deemed ‘unfruitful’, Kabagema has beaten the odds and proved that modelling can be as rewarding as any other profession.

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Kigali is great for jogging but sometimes we just want to sit

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I am writing this while away from Kigali both physically and to a large extent mentally. This therefore means that my finger on the city’s beat is not firm enough. I heard from somewhere that today some roads will be closed off to allow city dwellers to indulge in healthy...

[EDITORIAL] More innovative ideas needed to curb pollution

Today Kigali’s main artery, the road that leads from the main roundabout in the city centre all the way to the national Stadium in Remera ­-- for the better part of the day -- will have been taken over by pedestrians.

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The Chairperson of the Pan-African Movement-Rwanda, Protais Musoni, on Wednesday, deplored the fact that Africa has a greater share of wars and conflicts in the world and called on the youth to show determination to liberate the continent and fulfill the aspirations of Africa’s forefathers.

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Cause of humanity drives Rwanda peacekeeping interventions

The scorching sun of the desert could pound their young innocent bodies with strong persistent radiance of heat.

Milestones and opportunities Rwanda Energy Policy strategic targets

For a sustainable economic growth, energy Sector has to be reinforced as a pillar of development.

Rwanda Standards Board Promoting Locally Made Products

Standards provide the reference framework and basis for comparison of products. Standards facilitate trade by enhancing product performance,safety, productivity and customer confidence in the product or service.

BDF tips women and the youth on easy access to finance

Women and youth across the country have been tipped on the available opportunities to access financial services in a bid to bring about economic development and strengthen relations with financial institutions.

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Are schools losing the war on drug abuse?

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Despite the stringent measures in place to curb substance abuse, many teenagers continue to engage in the vice. Some students are reported to go as far as hiding drugs in toilets, bathrooms, behind classrooms, while others jump over school fences in search of drugs.

How to make the most of your internship

With classes and exams wrapping up at most colleges and universities in the coming weeks, many students will turn their attention to various jobs and internships. While some students anticipate that their internships will be exciting, interesting, and meaningful opportunities that lead to deepening interest and directly benefit their future...

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Facts and myths about sleep paralysis

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Imagine waking up but you cannot move a muscle. You know that your mind is awake and your body is not - so you are essentially trapped. The scary inability to move may make you feel anxious and afraid.

Are you at risk of epilepsy?

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The national epilepsy week was celebrated from May 15 to 21 through a drive to sensitise people about the condition to help improve the lives of everyone affected by epilepsy.

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