SPONSORED: TECNO awards best distributors

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The Kigali-based TECNO's Smartphone distributor, Justine Mbabazi, has been awarded with a car worth Rwf10 million as recognition for her efforts and campaign that attracted many clients to buy the company's products.

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The local mining sector is set to bounce back – expert

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For almost 2 years now, miners have been counting losses following a decline in global prices of major minerals.

New law a ‘big leap forward’ for local commodities exchange, experts say

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The local commodities exchange has been growing at a slow pace, and has been characterised by low volumes over the past two years. The exchange operated by East Africa Exchange (EAX) has a few traded commodities, mainly maize and beans. However, this could soon be history thanks to new initiatives...

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Sunrise players threaten to strike over unpaid salaries

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A cloud of uncertainty hangs over the future of Sunrise FC as the troubled Eastern Province-based club’s financial woes get from bad to worse. Players have threatened to boycott the Peace Cup round of 16 first leg encounter with APR FC on Wednesday unless they get their unpaid salaries and...

Rayon three points away from league title win

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Table leaders Rayon Sports will become the Rwandan league champions if they win their match against bottom side Pepiniere FC on May 19 at Ruyenzi ground. Rayon Sports restored their ten-point lead at the top of the league table after defeating Kirehe FC 2-1 in their match day 24 fixture...

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[PHOTOS]: ‘Healing Worship’ launch new album in style

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Renowned for its beautiful gospel melodies, Healing Worship Team has continued to cement its presence on the local gospel music scene. On Sunday evening, Restoration Church in Kimisagara sector reverberated with beautiful sounds of music when the choir launched its latest album titled, Mana Imbaraga Zawe.

Ubumuntu Arts Festival inspires dialogue through global exchange

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“Joe Quintero (the other co-founder of B.R.I.D.G.E Theatre Project) and I were first introduced to Mashirika in the fall of 2012, when they performed their powerful production of Africa’s Hope in Los Angeles.

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Mukama 'Sadu Vybz' on his passion for graphic design

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As an Art and Graphic Designer, Mukama S Damaur shares an intimate relationship with the local music industry. So much so that many people have actually come to believe he is a musician.

'Pikiwash' an ecofriendly way of cleaning motorcycles

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We did a survey at the beginning of the project, this showed us that it takes about 2-3 hours to wash a motorcycle, yet in that same time frame a motorcyclist could get their bike washed and be back on the road to make more money.

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How to deal with sexual harassment in the workplace

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As a fresh graduate with no work experience, 26-year-old Naira Mutesi found herself between a rock and a hard place. She vividly recalls the torment she endured when she was hired at a private company a few years back.

ASK THE DOCTOR: Why can’t I feel my baby kick?

Dear Doctor, I’m soon ending my second trimester of pregnancy and so far everything has been going well. However, I haven’t yet felt my baby kick. I am due for a scan soon but I’m worried. Is this normal?

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To be courted and fall in love!.

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If I wasn’t already married to a wonderful man, then I would consider marrying!.Rwanda. I have to confess that I find a country with a clear vision of what it wants to achieve, sexy! No person is perfect, and neither is any country; but what happened to me with my...

EDITORIAL: EAC Secretariat should improvise with the available funding

The 2017/18 East African Community (EAC) budget will be relatively smaller compared to that for the current financial year. The decision was reached by regional ministers based on the current economic situation in member states. They also agreed not to increase contributions to the 2017/18 Budget from partner states.

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Editorial cartoon

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With Rayon Sports likely to win the league title this season, APR FC head coach Jimmy Mulisa appears to have given up on the title race.

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Upholding Road Safety Practices

As Rwanda National Police marks its 17th anniversary under the flagship of the annual “Police Week”, its Traffic and Road Safety Department has dedicated time during the month-long community development and human security activities, to roll out road safety awareness programmes to all road users; motorists, cyclists and pedestrians.

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Are schools ready to implement digital education?

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The Information and Communication Technology (ICT) in Education policy that was approved on April 27, 2016 emphasises the need to equip learners with the necessary tools to fully embrace digital learning.

Rwandan student scoops Cambridge Outstanding Learners Award

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Bruce Gashirabakye, a student at Nu-Vision High School has won the Outstanding Learners Award in the Cambridge International Examinations, one of the world’s most prestigious academic awards.

Dos and don’ts in burns and scalds treatment

According to the World Health Organisation over 96 per cent of fatal fire-related burns occur in low- and middle-income countries. In addition to those who die, millions more are left with lifelong disabilities often with resulting stigma and rejection.

The fascinating health benefits of tree tomatoes

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Tamarillo or tree tomatoes, locally known as ‘ibinyomoro’ are fruits loved by people of all age groups. And while it is common to spot different types of juices in many restaurants, one can rarely miss a glass of ibinyomoro juice.