There have been reports that Gatumba Mining Concessions shut down early this year. For a country that is steadily relying on mineral exports, such rumours send the shock signals. The mining sector has fetched millions of dollars for the economy despite being exploited below its capacity.

And, after months of silence, CP Passano, the managing director of the firm, revealed to The New Times’ Ivan R. Mugisha the detail into the said closure and the prospects of the mining sector in the country.

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Rwanda’s real estate industry could be boosted, by pledge from Chinese based investors.

The investor, through New Century Development Company, pledged to invest over   $200million about (Rwf135billion) in the construction of hotels, apartments and luxury private villas.

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MARIO GOETZE scored a superb extra-time winner as Germany beat Argentina 1-0 to become the first European team to win a World Cup held in South America on Sunday.

 

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The Primus Guma Guma Super Star season 4 road show in Rubavu invoked emotions that saw fans shed tears of joy while others were in utter shock when the top three artistes were revealed.

At the fully packed Stade Nengo; on Saturday; all artistes knew that it was a do or die and did their best but eventually it was Jay Polly, Dream Boys and Bruce Melody who swept the top three slots. 

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OVER THE past couple of weeks Rwanda’s liberation received some considerable coverage in both local and regional news media. RPF cadres and analysts were able to detail the birth of the movement as well as its direction and meaning to the country. 

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THE HEADLINES last week were all about fires gutting buildings, claiming lives, injuring scores and destroying property worth millions.

In one week alone, five people were killed, 60 injured and millions worth of goods have gone up in smoke.

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The PH is the measure of acid and alkaline levels of blood usually through a pH scale. Each number on a pH scale represents a tenfold difference from adjacent numbers. 

A fluid with a pH of six is 10 times more acidic than a fluid with a pH of seven, and a fluid with a pH of five is one hundred times more acidic than pure water. Most carbonated soft drinks have a pH of three. This makes them 10,000 times more acidic than pure water. 

A few years ago, I attended a wedding ceremony of my cousin sister with lots of beverages served around. I sat so close to a friend who preferred to mix wine and coca-cola.

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