PHOTOS: Anti-drugs campaign taken to Western Province

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The national campaign against illicit drugs continued yesterday in the Western Province as senior government officials engaged various groups in dialogue to drive the agenda against the vice that is still rated high, especially among the young generation.

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Dairy farmers in Gicumbi decry high cost of feeds

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Dairy farmers in Gicumbi District are worried about the high cost of animal feeds, which they say has affected production.

Algeria bans imports of cell phones, vegetables to curb trade deficit

ALGIERS – Algeria has temporarily banned the import of 900 products, including cell phones, household appliances and vegetables, in a bid to cut a ballooning import bill following a fall in energy earnings, according to an official document seen by Reuters.

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Man City's Aguero heads last-gasp winner in League Cup semi first leg

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MANCHESTER - Manchester City forward Sergio Aguero’s last-gasp header secured a 2-1 victory over Bristol City in their League Cup semi-final first leg on Tuesday after the second-tier side had frustrated the Premier League leaders.

Rwanda face Algeria in last warm-up match

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RWANDA will take on Algeria in the last warm-up game today at Stade Olympique d’El Manzeh in Tunis ahead of the forthcoming 2018 Africa Nations Championship (CHAN) finals tournament, which will run from January 13 to February 4 in Morocco.

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Rwanda's handcrafted tote bags featured at Golden Globe Awards

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The aftermath of the 75th Golden Globes Awards was characterised by the world gushing over Oprah Winfrey’s moving speech and further discussions about sexual harassment as well as gender equality and equity.

Over 200 register for Miss Rwanda auditions

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The search for Miss Rwanda 2018 is progressing well, with more than 202 girls set for the auditions.

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Gospel artiste Ashimwe on her musical comeback

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Dorcus Ashimwe is a gospel artiste originally from the Blessed Sisters that began singing in 2007 and released an album 'Gira Intego', but has since gone solo, and has released songs like 'A little more of Jesus', 'Tugendane' and 'My hero'.

I wasn’t ready!

We’re several days into the New Year and I still can’t believe 2017 is over. I feel like I went to bed one night, woke up the next morning and it is 2018! Where does the time go?

A glimmer of hope for Rwandan domestic workers

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After dropping out of school in primary six, 18-year-old Assoumpta Tuyikunde struggled to find means of survival. With her limited skills, the options were close to zero and she ended up as a housemaid.

Women need to unlearn every patriarchal lie, says Irakoze

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As far as dreams go, Judicaelle Irakoze hopes that every woman discovers her potential. The 23-year-old runs ‘Abigaelle Closet’, a fashion house that is also used as a platform to empower women, and she has also set up a number of other organisations advocating for women and the youth to...

Prof Calestous Juma left indelible footprints in the COMESA region

Once in a while, humankind gets blessed with prodigious talents to light the world and dispel darkness. Civilizations and breakthroughs in human history have arisen from such gifted people.

Editorial: Education reforms are taking shape

Last year’s national O-Level and Primary Leaving Examinations were released yesterday indicating a general improvement in performance.

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Editorial Cartoon

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At least 89.9 per cent of O’Level students who sat national exams last year passed, according to results announced Tuesday by the State Minister for Primary and Secondary Education.

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Kasha launches

Kasha recently held their official launch at Inka Steakhouse, presenting a confidential and convenient way to access health and personal care products for women through technology.

Is it a happy new you?

At a particular point in time, some people have chosen to say that a year has elapsed and a new one has begun.

Back to school: How to avoid last minute rush

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With only a week or two remaining for schools to open, this period comes with anxiety to both students and parents. However, the situation can be ameliorated if parents, teachers, schools and students start preparing early enough to avoid last minute preparations. Education Times’ Lydia Atieno explores ways on how...

Innovation: 14-year-old pupil making paper charcoal

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The 14-year-old says when he hatched the idea last year it seemed like a joke and a bit childish. At some point, his parents thought it was wastage of time, but he didn’t give up.

Diet coke and mentos explosion

You will need diet coke and mentos for this experiment to work.