Two new ministers sworn-in

President Paul Kagame, on Wednesday, officiated at the swearing-in ceremony of the Minister of Education, Eugene Mutimura and the Minister of Technology, Jean de Dieu Rurangirwa.

New report links France to Genocide in Rwanda


Fresh details have emerged in a new report pointing to the involvement of France in the planning and execution of the 1994 Genocide against the Tutsi.

PHOTOS: Mkapa outlines elements for Africa’s transformation


The time for Africa’s transformation as a bloc is now, and not tomorrow.

AU Peace and Security Council’s experts meet in Musanze


Members of the committee of experts from African Union’s Peace and Security Council (PSC) are meeting in Musanze District to discuss peace and security in Africa.

Why wastewater treatment should be the way to go


Experts have called for recycling of wastewater as part of sustainable environment management strategies.

Lawyers chart ways to fight money laundering


A team of lawyers from the United States’ Conference of Western Attorneys General-African Alliance Partnership (CWAG/APP) is in Rwanda to train members from justice sector about various techniques in detecting,...

House maids: One girl’s chilling story


Fifteen-year-old Cynthia Umutoniwase left her home in Nyamagabe for Huye District in search of a job.

U.K envoy reminisces about time in Rwanda


The Outgoing British High Commissioner to Rwanda, William Gelling, has said that he is proud of the increased trade between the two countries over the last four years of his...

Bribery on the decrease – report

Incidences of bribery decreased slightly from 24.4 per cent last year to 23.9 per cent this year, Rwanda Bribery Index 2017 report shows. At least 2,385 respondents took part in...

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...