Police investigates death of Kicukiro businesswoman

Police are investigating the circumstances under which a 58-year-old businesswoman died from her home in Kicukiro District on Thursday. Christine Iribagiza was found dead at her home in Niboye Sector,...

Kwibuka23: Rwandans in Ghana commemorate

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Rwandan nationals living Ghana and friends of Rwanda, last Saturday joined the rest in marking the 23rdcommemoration of the Genocide against the Tutsi.

Southern Province farmers register gains a decade after privatisation of rice mill

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Phenias Ndagijimana is a happy farmer. He has seen his rice production more than double in recent years, thanks to good farming practices and a ready market – which has...

Kwibuka23: City of Kigali donates cows to families of slain employees

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The City of Kigali has donated 10 cows to families of its former employees killed during the 1994 Genocide against the Tutsi.

Rwandans in Canada comemmorate Genocide

Rwandans in different cities across Canada gathered Friday for the 23rd commemoration of the 1994 Genocide against the Tutsi.

El Nino shifts geographic distribution of cholera outbreaks in Africa

The geographic distribution of cholera incidents in Africa changes dramatically during El Nino years, with the burden shifting from portions of southern, central and west Africa to east Africa, a...

[PHOTOS]: Genocide memorials a key tool in fighting denial – PM

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Visiting Genocide memorial sites and getting firsthand information on what happened in Rwanda can play a significant role in fighting genocide ideology and denial, and ensuring that what happened never...

International community yet to draw lessons from Genocide against Tutsi – Ibuka

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Twenty-three years since the Genocide against the Tutsi, the international community is yet to draw lessons from the tragedy, the president of the umbrella organisation of Genocide survivors, Ibuka, Prof....

Cooperatives turning coffee farming into profitable business

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For many years, Ferdinand Ahobamuteze had been attracted to coffee growing. But, while he hoped his dream to grow quality coffee would materialise, the traditional farming techniques he shared with...

Remains of Genocide victims given decent burial in Gatsibo, Rwamagana

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Remains of 21 victims of the 1994 Genocide against Tutsi have been given decent burials in Gatsibo and Rwamagana districts.

Ex-Iranian President Ahmadinejad submits his name for presidential election

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Ex-Iranian President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad submitted his name on Wednesday for registration as a candidate in Iran's presidential election in May, state media reported.

Kwibuka23: Genocide commemoration held in Tokyo

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Rwandans living in Japan were on April 7 joined by senior Japanese officials and other officials to mark the 23 commemoration of the Genocide against the Tutsi.

Offering financial support for individual and SMEs growth

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Guaranty Trust Bank (GTBank) acquired Fina Bank back in December 2013. GTBank (Rwanda) Ltd Managing Director, MR. OLABAYO VERACRUZ, explains how the bank has grown in the recent past and...

Nyanza Genocide victims remembered

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Mourners yesterday took part in a walk to remember the victims of the Genocide against the Tutsi in Nyanza, Kicukiro.

Prosecution seeks more time to conclude investigation in Major Rugomwa’s case

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Military prosecution on Tuesday prayed to the Military Tribunal to be given more time to conclude investigations in a case in which an officer with Rwanda Defence Forces is accused...

Ethiopian candidate for top WHO job gets full backing from Africa

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Ethiopia’s former Foreign Affairs minister Dr Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus has received strong backing from African countries to head the World Health Organisation (WHO), whose elections are due next month.

Health services to be turned around as hospitals acquire new CT scanners

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King Faisal Hospital, Kigali and Rwanda Military Hospital, Kanombe are projecting their health care services to improve after acquiring latest CT scans.

Rwandan peacekeepers in Darfur commemorate

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Rwanda peacekeepers deployed under United Nations African Mission in Darfur (UNAMID), together with members of the Rwandan community in Sudan, organised an event in line with the 23rd Commemoration of...

3,000 for Transform Africa summit in Kigali next month

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The ministry of Youth and ICT (MYICT) has announced that about 3,000 delegates from 17 countries that constitute Smart Africa Initiative will attend the Transform Africa summit slated for next...

Regional ministers appoint staff to EAC organs

The East African Community (EAC) Council of Ministers has appointed 31 East Africans – including six Rwandans – to various positions at the EAC Secretariat. This comes after conclusion of...

Rwanda-China cooperation important to health sector - Minister Gashumba

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The minister for Health, Dr Diane Gashumba, has hailed the cooperation between China and Rwanda in the sector of health, describing it as a very important aspect in the development...

New policy seeks to scale up rural feeder roads works

The government has adopted a plan to significantly step up the construction and rehabilitation of feeder roads connecting farmers to production centres and markets to fast-track development.

Prosecution seeks more time to conclude investigation in Major Rugomwa’s case

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Military prosecution on Tuesday prayed to the Military Tribunal to be given more time to conclude investigations in a case in which an officer with Rwanda Defence Force is accused...

3,000 for Transform Africa summit in Kigali next month

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The Ministry of Youth and ICT (MYICT) has announced that about 3,000 delegates from 17 countries under Smart Africa Initiative will attend the Transform Africa summit slated for next month...