[SPONSORED] New Forest Company: Enhancing the trinity of environmental conservation, communities and economic growth


New Forest Company is Rwanda’s fast growing and only forestry and value added wood products company pursuing a triple bottom line investment model and simultaneously supporting the government’s economic strategy...

I&M Bank shares oversubscribed by 209%


The government has announced that the Initial Public Offering for its 19.81 per cent stake in I&M Bank Rwanda, was oversubscribed by 209 per cent.

Police break drug trafficking ring, 450kgs of cannabis seized

Police in the City of Kigali have discovered a house in Kimisagara Sector of Nyarugenge District that was being used as a store for narcotic drugs.

[VIDEO] Kagame in historic meeting with Pope


President Paul Kagame yesterday held talks with Pope Francis at the Apostolic Palace in Vatican City.

Govt reassures students affected by varsities course suspension


The Ministry of Education will not compromise quality of education by individual interests, an official said yesterday, reassuring hundreds of students whose courses were recently suspended at some higher institutions...

CNLG, survivors welcome Rwanda, Vatican talks


Ibuka, the umbrella body of organisations representing Genocide survivors, has thanked President Paul Kagame for initiating the dialogue with the Vatican.

World Bank president visits Rwanda today


World Bank Group president Jim Yong Kim is today expected in the country for a two-day official visit.

Dental surgeons give free checkups to children with mental disabilities


Dental surgeons in the country had a busy day, yesterday, as they celebrated the World Oral Day, carrying out medical outreach to children with mental disabilities.

Ugandan lawmakers here on study tour


A delegation of Ugandan legislators are in the country for a four-day study tour seeking to learn best practices that can help boost the quality of tea in the neighbouring...

Innovative entrepreneurs awarded in social enterprise competition


At least 28 top enterprising and innovative young Rwandans have been awarded in Digital Opportunity (DOT) Rwanda’s Gera Ku Ntego Social Enterprise Competition.

EAC lawmakers raise concern over delayed recruitment of Secretariat staff


Contracts for senior staff of the East African Community (EAC) Secretariat expire this month, a situation that regional lawmakers fear would jeopardise activities at the bloc’s headquarters in Arusha, Tanzania.

Health ministry cracks down on errant, quack medics


The Ministry of Health has began investigations into a private nutrition firm, Amazing Health Recovery House, that has allegedly been prescribing drugs known as Mineral Solutions (MMS) without certification by...

Pope Francis speaks out on Genocide against Tutsi


President Paul Kagame yesterday held talks with Pope Francis at the Apostolic Palace in the Vatican City.

2017 Polls: Green party picks Frank Habineza as flagbearer

A national congress of the Democratic Green Party of Rwanda on Sunday picked its president Frank Habineza, as flagbearer in the Presidential elections slated for August this year.

Norway unseats Denmark as world's happiest country: report


Norway displaced Denmark as the world's happiest country in a new report released on Monday that called on nations to build social trust and equality to improve the wellbeing of...

SPONSORED: Behaviour change communication vital in averting health threats among Rwandans


Behaviours - in many areas of our lives - are difficult to change over-night; whether one is adapting new behaviours that would help him/her move ahead, or else changing lifestyle...

SPONSORED: AHF celebrates 10 years of saving lives in Rwanda

In 2006, The AIDS Healthcare Foundation, commenced operations in Rwanda, in collaboration with the government through the Ministry of Health and Rwanda Biomedical Centre (RBC) as part of it’s global...

Strive to deliver and serve Rwandans better, Kaboneka tells local leaders


The Minister of Local Government, Francis Kaboneka, has urged all local government leaders to strive to deliver and serve Rwandans for sustainable development.

20 years later, Nyange school heroes celebrated


Despite the physical and psychological injuries that they suffered when a militia group attacked Nyange Secondary School 20 years ago, survivors continue to soldier on and are leading better lives.

Activists call for more absorption of women in national workforce


Despite efforts to mainstream women into the country’s productive sectors to ensure their economic empowerment, a new survey has established that 26.6 per cent of women in urban areas are...

Taxi-Moto operators urged to take lead in crime prevention

POLICE have asked commercial motorcyclists operating in Kigali city to step up their operations against rogue individuals who may cause insecurity.

World Bank commits record $57bn to projects in Africa

Ahead of his visit to Rwanda that is expected to start on Tuesday, the President of World Bank Group, Jim Yong Kim, yesterday announced a record $57 billion towards financing...

Minister Gashumba calls for more decentralisation of health services


Health minister Diane Gashumba has challenged all stakeholders to work together to construct more health posts among other interventions that will help get health services closer to the citizens.

Rwandans in Kenya mark belated Women's Day in style


Members of Rwandan community in Kenya, on Saturday, gathered at Invergara Club in Nairobi to mark International Women’s Day, which is globally celebrated on March 8.