President Paul Kagame has promoted Fred Ibingira and Jacques Musemakweli to the rank of general and lieutenant general, respectively. The Commander-in-Chief also promoted 12 brigadier generals to the rank of major general.
The feeling of expectation and desire for a new funding plan for the African Union to be realised is very high, according to Claver Gatete, the Minister for Finance and Economic Planning.
The Minister for Justice, Johnston Busingye, has said that there is need for collaboration between all the stakeholders to jointly come up with lasting solution to the drug issue which he said has become like an...
The visiting Director General of World Health Organization, Dr Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus, has reiterated WHO’s commitment to supporting the implementation of the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) in the health sector in Rwanda.
Outgoing United Kingdom envoy to Rwanda William Gelling, yesterday, bid farewell to President Paul Kagame. Gelling, who had paid Kagame a courtesy call, said that, during his four-year tour of duty in the country, the two...
President Paul Kagame has said that global health is a responsibility for everyone. 'Global health is a paramount responsibility for all of us, especially leaders. It also has wide security implications,' he wrote on Twitter.
Tea growers in Nyamasheke District will no longer have to worry about where to sell their produce following the opening of multibillion factory in the area.
Rwanda’s inflation rate was recorded at 0.7 per cent year-on-year in December 2017, lower than 7.3 per cent during same period in 2016, on the back of declining vegetable and foodstuff prices.
Rwanda Chess Federation (FERWADE) president Kevin Ganza says this year’s first phase of qualifiers to help pick Rwanda’s flag bearers for the 43rd Chess Olympiad later this year is going to be tougher than ever before.
LONDON - Forward Alexis Sanchez will leave Arsenal in January if a suitable offer arrives and a replacement is secured. It is understood the Gunners hierarchy have privately accepted for some weeks that Sanchez is likely to depart after three and a half years at the club.
For the first time, a film from Rwanda will be screened at this year’s Berlinale International Film Festival, in Germany. Imfura, a co-production by budding local filmmaker, Samuel Ishimwe Karemangingo, was selected to compete with 21 short fiction films from seventeen other countries at this year’s festival, which is scheduled...
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.
She is the reigning Miss Rwanda who will be handing over the crown this year. During her reign she had trips to various countries including Germany and Sweden in a quest to promote ‘Made in products’.
Auditions for this year’s Miss Rwanda beauty pageant open this Saturday in Musanze District, Northern Province.
Technology, as it is commonly said, is a great thing. It has made life better in so many ways and for that we shall be forever grateful but on the other hand, it also continues to be a threat; destroy the one thing that is more important than anything; human...
Honorine Tuyishimire was born with dwarfism. Her childhood was about enduring the agony of being treated as ‘an outcast’ in society.
Late last year, there was a very interesting development regarding one of the quoted companies at the Rwanda Stock Exchange which many investors may have missed to appreciate.
A meeting opens tomorrow in Kigali to review the progress of the implementation of the self-financing mechanism for the African Union (AU).
At a particular point in time, some people have chosen to say that a year has elapsed and a new one has begun.
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...
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.
You will need diet coke and mentos for this experiment to work.