Kagame launches Kigali Convention Centre

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President Paul Kagame Friday afternoon launched Kigali Convention Centre (KCC) an ultra-modern facility located in Kimuhurura, Gasabo District. The complex that will host the upcoming 27th African Union Summit that...

US: 11 officers shot, 5 fatally during Dallas protest over police shootings

At least five police officers have been shot dead in the United States at protests over recent police killings of black men. The deaths have been confirmed by the Dallas...

APR are League Champions

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Defending National football champions, APR FC on Thursday retained their trophy after arch-rivals Rayon Sports slipped to a 1-0 loss to AS Muhanga at Muhanga Regional Stadium in the Southern...

Indian Premier to visit Kenya, Tanzania, two other African countries

India's prime minister has kicked off a four-nation African tour on a continent where China's presence has been strong, including countries that haven't been visited by an Indian leader in...

Saudi Arabia: Bombings target Medina and Qatif mosques

Four security officers have been killed and five others wounded in a suicide attack outside one of Islam's holiest sites, Saudi Arabia's interior ministry said. The bombing at the Prophet's...

Two die in Musanze-Kigali accident

TWO PEOPLE, both motorcyclists, died in an accident that occurred along the Musanze -Kigali highway on Monday night. Police said the accident took place when a truck with registration number...

Prosecutor seeks life sentence for Genocide suspects in France

PARIS -- The prosecutor of a special Paris court set up to try Rwandan Genocide suspects called for life sentences Monday against two former mayors accused of taking part in...

Rayon Sports are Peace Cup champions!

Rayon Sports have been crowned the 2016 Peace Cup champions after beating archrivals APR FC 1-0 on Monday in the capital Kigali. Malian-born Ismael Diarra scored the lone goal in...

Tigo Rwanda cuts data roaming fees for Northern Corridor countries

Tigo Rwanda on Friday announced an 80 percent reduction for data roaming fees for its customers travelling to Uganda and Kenya. Tigo subscribers and visitors roaming on the Tigo network...

Nation Media Group closes KFM radio

KFM, one of Rwanda’s popular urban radio stations will switch off its transmission signals at midnight on Thursday following a decision by parent company, Nation Media Group (NMG) based in...

Ethiopia, Bolivia, Sweden elected as non-permanent members of UN Security Council

The UN General Assembly on Tuesday elected Ethiopia, Bolivia and Sweden as non-permanent members of UN Security Council to serve a two-year term starting from Jan. 1, 2017.

World Bank Report: Rwanda tops Africa in policy, institutional reforms

A latest report by the World Bank shows that Rwanda achieved the highest score in Sub Saharan Africa in an index dubbed Country Policy and Institutional Assessment (CPIA).

South African Treasury: Zuma should repay $510,000 for upgrades to private residence

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South Africa's President Jacob Zuma should pay 7.8 million rand ($510,074) for non-security upgrades to his private Nkandla home, the National Treasury said on Monday.

Kagame: Why Rwanda chose to ‘think big’

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President Paul Kagame this Monday met thousands of youth representatives in a session dubbed #MeetThePresident where he challenged them of not being contented with just being young, but rather use...

Messi RETIRES from international football as Chile retain Copa

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Lionel's Messi's apparent last act in international soccer was to blast his penalty over the bar as Chile won the Copa America for the second successive year following a 4-2...

Cycling Cup: Uwizeyimana wins Muhanga-Huye road race

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Team Rwanda and Demission Data rider, Bonaventure Uwizeyimana dominated yesterday’s Road Race of the Cycling National Championship after clocking 2h and 52 minutes and 17 seconds in a distance of...