Public transport: Deploying a new tracking system is a waste of money


Editor, RE: “New system to help monitor public transport drivers” (The New Times, March 1). I am sorry to say, but this smart card monitoring effort is a waste of...

Extend more support to local industry

Editor, RE: “What it will take to improve Rwanda’s trade balance” (The New Times, February 28).

Promote early childhood centres

Editor, RE: “Migeprof to address Rubavu child-neglect challenges” (The New Times, February 9).

Ranieri was failed by Leicester owners


RE: “Premier League champions Leicester sack manager Ranieri” (The New Times, February 24)

Everyone ought to be on board to defeat cancer

RE: “Beyond practice: Surviving cancer” (The New Times, February 23)

Are our medics doing enough to support contraceptive use?


Hopefully, this will be put into action. I am told that many health clinics already put in place hoops that the young women have to jump to get the family...

No one should be naïve to expect justice from the United Nations

I fully agree with the writer’s conclusion.

What happened to the e-commerce project?


Editor, This is in reference to your story published last week titled: How Murara turned grocery shopping into a cash cow.

Kudos to Mahatma Gandhi University!

Editor, Re : “Elsa Iradukunda crowned Miss Rwanda 2017” (The New Times February 26)

Rwanda is on the path to self-reliance

Editor, Re: Europe should carry its own cross (The New Times Feb 22)

RwandaAir’s Mumbai route will be a dream come true


RE: “Rwanda targets to be the regional aviation hub” (The New Times, 24 February).

Blame animosity towards Trump on US mainstream media

Re: Is Trump right about the media after all? (The New Times, February 24)

Solar project: Make environmental impact assessment report public

RE: Rwanda sets record again- Largest Solar project in East Africa (The New Times, February 24)

Diversity is key in agriculture sector


I always keep going back to the figures of the agriculture sector in Rwanda and it always gives me sleepless nights – for a sector that contributes 33% of GDP...

All the best to the new Mayor

I was really sad to see former Mayor Monique Mukaruliza go, and our diplomatic corps are very fortunate to have her join their ranks. Some of the best progress and...

Is Trump right about the media after all?

Given how the same mainstream media have themselves abusively trafficked in ‘alternative facts’, creating ‘news’, instead of merely reporting it (and sometimes with tragic consequences) - with arrogance and abandon...

Prepare Rwandan geeks for the world of business


Editor, Re: Ample follow up needed for start-ups (The New Times Feb 22)

Rwanda is on the path to self-reliance

Editor, Re: Europe should carry its own cross (The New Times Feb 22)

Globalisation is about capitalism, neocolonialism

Editor, Re: Restoring faith in globalisation (The New Times , Feb 17)

Poor service is fertile ground for corruption

Editor, Re: Officials want more stringent laws to bolster war against graft (The New Times Feb 18)

APR coaching staff should resign

Editor, Re: APR crash out of CAF Champions League (The New Times, Feb.19)

Europe should carry its own cross

RE: ‘‘The European Union first’’ (The New Times, February 21)

Ample follow up needed for start-ups

RE:“Startups awarded in inaugural financial technology competition” (The New Times, February 20)

Customer service is critical across all sectors

RE: ‘Customer service training should remain a priority (The New Times, February 9)