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    Rwandans will choose their own path, says Kagame

    RPF-Inkotanyi presidential candidate Paul Kagame has told voters in Gicumbi District that his government will not let them down once voted back in the top office, pledging to further develop the region and the entire country...

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    Habineza campaigns in Burera, promises to boost agro-processing

    AS CANDIDATES make final pitches ahead of Friday’s presidential elections, Frank Habineza, of the Democratic Green Party of Rwanda, has pledged to construct agro-processing plants to add value to various crops and boost income of farmers.

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    Kagame: We won't waste lessons of our past

    Presidential candidate Paul Kagame, has described present-day Rwanda as a unique state which has come up with uncommon ways of conducting business and must be seen as exactly that.

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    I expect more votes from Diaspora – Mpayimana

    Independent presidential candidate Philippe Mpayimana is confident that Rwandans living abroad will vote for him more favourably than the other candidates. Mpayimana said that although he didn’t hold any campaign rallies out of the country, he...

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    Rwanda Decides: African Union election observers jet in

    African Union election observers are expected to commence their activities in the country today ahead of Friday’s presidential election. The deployment by AU Commission Chairperson Faki Mahamat follows an invitation by the Government to observe the...

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Rwf2bn project to help improve skills of horticulture farmers launched

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horticulture sector players and agriculture students will soon be able to acquire modern farming skills, thanks to a new Israel-sponsored project.

New Visa e-payments facility to support small POS merchants

Mobile commerce and e-payment have got a boost following Visa’s announced its support of the new global Quick Response (QR) code payment specifications from EMVCo.

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Ronaldo says his 'brilliance' bothers people

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Real Madrid forward Cristiano Ronaldo said on Tuesday his "brilliance" annoys people, a day after he was quizzed by a Spanish judge investigating whether he evaded paying millions of euros in taxes.

IHF Continental Phase – Africa: Rwanda beat Madagascar, eyes victory against DR Congo

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RWANDA U20 men’s national team got off a winning start at the ongoing IHF Continental Phase – Africa, beating Madagascar 35-24 at Amadou Barry stadium in Dakar, Senegal. Antoine Ntabanganyimana’s boys looked sharper from the onset compared, making less defensive mistakes and very fast in the attack to go into...

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Brussels to host next edition of Kigali Fashion Week

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Kigali Fashion Week (KFW) is arguably one of the biggest fashion events in the country. It brings together outstanding local and regional designers, as well as models.

Alpha Blondy to perform at 'Kigali Up' music festival

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Renowned reggae singer Seydou Kone alias Alpha Blondy are expected to perform at the Kigali Up music festival slated for August 19 to 20.

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Spoken Word Rwanda’s six year journey

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Milestone, the theme for this month’s Spoken Word Rwanda gathering was apt. Six years ago, two ambitious young Rwandans set out with nothing more than passion to create something different, something entertaining but also educational and inspirational; something through which people could freely express themselves.

Does money make you happy?

I think most people would say yes and rightly so. Recent Research findings suggest that money does indeed buy happiness. Money is not everything but it goes a long way.

Duhozanye: The seed that sprouted into fruits of women empowerment in Gisagara

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Pauline Nyiramahirwe was orphaned when she was a toddler. Today, the 24-year-old has no vivid recollection of the incidents that led to her parents’ death.

Karangwa on her initiative to help low-income mothers

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Lulu Karangwa is the founder of Childcare at Workplace Organisation (CWO). The organisation focuses on supporting low-income mothers, mostly market vendors, to lessen the burden that comes with juggling work and raising children. She had a chat with Women Today’s Donah Mbabazi about her initiative.

May the best candidate triumph!

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I was filled with joy that brought a lump to my throat on hearing the RPF candidate pronounce these words: “They dug a hole for us, put us in it and buried us. But they didn’t know we were seeds that would grow. Rwandans became seeds; they grew tall and...

Why election period in Rwanda is celebration time

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It is just a day left on the presidential campaign period ahead of elections that will be held on August 3 for Rwandans in the Diaspora and 4th in the country. In contrast to many other countries, elections in Rwanda are akin to a carnival - as Brazilians might call...

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Editorial Cartoon

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Located several kilometres off the main road in Rusizi District, Bweyeye Sector was previously considered a remote and isolated place. It had no electricity until over a week ago.

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HQ Power and Shapoorji Pallonji congratulate President Kagame

Our warm congratulations on your victory and our best wishes for your success as you prepare to take up again the responsibilities and challenges of your high office.

Rev Dr Rick Warren congratulates H.E Paul Kagame on his Inauguration

Rev Dr Rick and Kay Warren, the entire Saddleback Church Family and the Global Purpose Driven/PEACE Coalition congratulate H.E Paul Kagame on his inauguration.

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Are schools doing enough for learners with special needs?

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G.S Institute Filippo Smaldone in Nyamirambo, a Kigali suburb, provides inclusive education where pupils with hearing problems and some with mental disabilities study with their normal counterparts. In P1 and P2, they have separate classes for the deaf, while from P3 to S3 all students, irrespective of their condition, study...

Holidays: Would you let your child stay away from home?

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Kenia Kaze is an 11 year old pupil. She usually spends her holidays with the maid as her parents have to be away at work most of the time. Her greatest wish is to spend the holiday with her grandparents as a way of changing the environment and experiencing another...

Honest friendship

John and James were best friends. They fought for many reasons, but never gave up their friendship. They went in search of a job and visited many places to earn some money. In the process, they passed through various places, villages, towns, forests and beaches. They supported each other throughout...

Avoid bad company

A rich man had only one son. Due to peer influence, the son joined a bad group. He developed many bad habits.