How newspapers can play key role in education


Media plays a vital role when it comes to informing the public on what’s happening around the world, which is as well helpful to students who need to be updated...

Time for Africa to reclaim her identity, says Mkapa


Africa must do what it takes to ensure her youth find on the continent the opportunities they have for years been seeking from other continents, especially in Europe, which has...

Imbuto’s students’ holiday camp opens in Huye


A two-day holiday camp organised by Imbuto Foundation for students opened in Huye District on Monday with a call on participants to develop a culture of doing own research beyond...

Presidents Kagame, Akufo-Addo on what it takes to achieve SDGs


President Paul Kagame and his Ghanaian counterpart Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo have underlined what is needed for developing countries to achieve the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs).

Umushyikirano: What would you like to see on the menu?


Rwandans from different walks of life will, next week, converge at the Kigali Convention Centre for the annual National Dialogue, commonly known as Umushyikirano.

Untold tales of victims of taxi motos


Ubiquitous motorbike taxis snake through gridlocked traffic, navigate between cars on roads and provide the much-needed employment for young people. The tiny bikes have become an integral part of Rwanda’s...

Parliamentary bureau on the spot over plans for costly tour


Lawmakers on Monday failed to endorse a motion from the Chamber of Deputies’ Bureau suggesting that all members go on a month-long field tour as part of their oversight function.

Scholars to discuss liberation at RPF conference today


The RPF Inkotanyi will today hold a one-day international conference bringing together global leaders and scholars, among others, to discuss the liberation journey of the African continent.

Bank of Kigali to announce winners of Rwf60m interest-free Wednesday

The long wait for who will win Bank of Kigali’s inaugural Urumuri Entrepreneurship initiative Rwf60 million interest free loan comes to an end tomorrow when the Bank announces the winners.

Law students need empowerment to handle conflicts-official

As the region continues to grapple with conflicts, there is a need to build capacity for upcoming law students, particularly those focusing on international humanitarian law and human rights to...

Japanese firms use office drones to encourage overworking employees to go home

Japan has been known for long-hour work culture for decades, but some companies are trying to change that. By using office drones that play a farewell song, companies want to...

Pharmaceutical regulatory services to be offered online


Pharmaceutical businesses in Rwanda are set to benefit from the newly launched pharmaceutical regulatory information management system (prims), an online portal launched yesterday by the Ministry of Health.

RPF to host international meet on liberation


The RPF Inkotanyi will Tuesday hold a one-day international conference that will bring together global leaders and scholars among others to discuss the liberation journey of the African continent.

Public-private partnerships key to achieving SDGs in Africa – Kagame

Developing countries need to embrace public-private partnerships if the world is to achieve the global transformational agenda, known as the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs), President Paul Kagame has said.

RPF at 30: Rwandans in Denmark celebrate by feeding the homeless


Members of the RPF-Inkotanyi in Denmark opened the celebration of the party's 30th anniversary with a charity event that saw them visit and serve Rwandan traditional and contemporary meals to...

Rwanda to host AU Peace and Security experts retreat

The Rwanda Peace Academy will this week host the committee of experts from 15 countries of the AU Peace and Security Council (AU PSC). The week-long retreat kicks off Monday,...

RPF at 30: Rwandans in UK celebrate achievements


In City of Reading of the United Kingdom this Saturday, members of the Rwanda Patriotic Front (RPF-Inkotanyi) celebrated 30 years of the party's existence

Three arrested over Rwf1bn SIM box fraud targeting MTN Rwanda


Between January and October this year, MTN Rwanda and Rwanda Utilities Regulatory Authority (RURA) lost about Rwf1Billion in revenues owing to sim-boxing fraud.

New drive to ease access to specialised medical care


Ordinarily, a Rwandan seeking specialized treatment abroad would go through a rigorous process. Most of them go through agents of various international hospitals who will come with a markup price...

How realistic are proposals in property tax bill?


The Minister for Finance Claver Gatete recently introduced to Parliament a revised property tax bill geared towards increasing the Taxman’s revenues.

Combatting drug abuse is striving for human rights, says Busingye


The Minister of Justice, Johnson Busingye has said that government will do whatever it can to uproot drug abuse in the country as part of its mandate to safeguard human...

Activists, Justice ministry in drive to eliminate sexual violence against women with disabilities


Activists have called for strict and joint measures to fight sexual violence against women with disabilities considering that 26 per cent of the recent surveyed women responded that they face...

Sixty ex-street children reunited with families after rehabilitation

A total of 66 former street children who had been undergoing therapy at Gitagata Rehabilitation Centre in Bugesera District were on Friday reunited with their families.

Seven Kenyan artistes killed in road accident

ELDORET- At least seven Kenyan artistes died in a road accident on Saturday evening after a vehicle they were traveling in was involved in an accident along the busy Nakuru-Eldoret...