Indian national Somen Debnath, 30, started his mission to tour the Globe in May 27, 2004 from a remote village in India called Basanti. At that time,  he was 20 years old.

He has so far traversed 85 countries and Rwanda is his 86th stop. All together, he has ridden his bicycle for a total of 102,050 kilometres.

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The National Bank of Rwanda has unveiled a new core banking system that is tipped to enhance the bank’s operations security and service delivery. 

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Reigning Miss Rwanda Colombe Akiwacu joined the youth in Rwamagana District to pay homage to the children killed in the 1994 Genocide against the Tutsi on Monday.

 

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A week after the March 28 murder of 12-year old Bella Isimbi Uwase by the hand of her family’s erstwhile houseboy, Sylvan Mahoro (we learnt that his real name was Sylvan Hagumamahoro during the trial) I wrote an article asking myself, and the rest of the readers, if it would’ve been a bad idea to reinstate the death penalty. Especially when crimes as gruesome as this child’s murder occur.

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IN PALLIATIVE CARE, we never say “there is nothing we can do”. It’s care beyond cure, a concept of humanity and a backbone of modern medicine. Patients with life-limiting illnesses have so many problems that health workers feel always overwhelmed and powerless to help.It’s a multidisciplinary team concept focus to care not on disease but for the person; behind the disease there is a person who needs help and feels vulnerable.

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Mathematic is one of the science subjects that is feared by students because it is considered hard. Most students (including those at university) tend to avoid subjects or course units that involve many figures.

And despite government’s emphasis on sciences, many students have not yet heeded the call because they fear mathematics.

And yet Maths is not just for scientists but all of us. When we shop, decorate our homes or listen to the daily weather report, we are using or benefitting from mathematical principles.

Many people say Maths is boring and unrelated to everyday life. But let us examine how fascinating Maths can be.

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BTC Committed to supporting reconstruction and development of Rwanda

By Ivan Ngoboka

Belgium has been an active partner in sectors such as health, justice, education and rural development including; agriculture, forestry, energy, water and sanitation since 1962.Since 2000, the Belgian Development Agency (BTC) has executed, on behalf of the Government of Belgium, and the European Union, more than €300 million in Rwanda’s development programmes.

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