Man United down Real Madrid on penalties


Manchester United defeated Real Madrid in an ugly penalty shootout on Sunday with seven players failing to convert from the spot after their International Champions Cup match ended 1-1 in...

Rwandans in Israel mark Kwibohora 23


The Rwandan embassy in Israel with the Rwandan Community, friends of Rwanda, the diplomatic community and international organizations on July 15 marked the 23rd Liberation Day (Kwibohora 23).

The future of Africa lies in its youth’s potential - Akon

American-born Senegalese singer, impact investor and co-founder of Akon Lighting, Aliaume Damala Badara Akon Thiam, has told the African youth, particularly those living in the Diaspora, to take a lead...

Beach Volleyball duo storms semis at 2017 Commonwealth Youth Games


Rwanda teenage beach volleyball pair of Penelope Musabyimana and valentine Munezero made history on Friday storming the semi-finals of the ongoing sixth edition of the Commonwealth Youth Games in Nassau...

Rayon Sports set to name ex-Amavubi captain Karekezi as head coach


Azam Rwanda Premier League champions Rayon Sports are set to appoint former Rwanda international Olivier Karekezi as their head coach on a two-year deal subject to extension, according to the...

Lukaku, Rashford on target United beat City


HOUSTON - Romelu Lukaku and Marcus Rashford were on target as Manchester United defeated Premier League rivals Manchester City 2-0 in their International Champions Cup pre-season clash at Houston's NRG...

FIBA U-16 AfroBasket: Rwanda stuns Algeria to snatch second win


Rwanda U16 boys team have snatched their second win at the ongoing FIBA U16 African Championships taking place in Vacoas-Phoenix, Mauritius after stunning giants Algeria in the last group B...

Let’s leverage our mutual trust, Kagame tells city dwellers


President Paul Kagame, the flag-bearer of the RPF-Inkotanyi in the ongoing presidential race, yesterday rallied voters in Kigali city’s Nyarugenge District to make the most of the existing mutual trust...

Kagame says RPF believes in transformational politics


RPF-Inkotanyi Chairman and presidential flag-bearer Paul Kagame has said that the next seven years of his leadership – should he get the mandate – will be about giving a new...

FIBA U-16 AfroBasket: Rwanda takes on Algeria in last group stage game


Rwanda U16 boys team will shortly lock horns with Algeria in their last group game at the ongoing FIBA U16 African Championships taking place in Vacoas-Phoenix, Mauritius.

Rwandan students ranked 9th in global robotics competition, top Africa

The Rwandan team taking part in the maiden international robotics challenge was yesterday ranked 9th out of 166 countries taking part. The competition dubbed First Global was held in Washington,...

Rwanda elections 2017: EAC to send 27 election observers

The East African Community (EAC) advance observer team has arrived in Kigali to pave way for a team of 27 that will monitor the upcoming presidential elections slated for August...

Arsenal manager Wenger insists Sanchez 'not for sale'


Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger remains adamant that Alexis Sanchez is not for sale after the Frenchman dismissed the Chilean forward's comments about wanting to play in the Champions League as...

RDF retires three generals, over 800 others


Three top Generals are among a total of 817 Rwanda Defence Force (RDF) service personnel who were officially retired Monday, The New Times has learnt.

Federer offers no guarantees he will be back at Wimbledon


Having reclaimed his place on Wimbledon's throne and indelibly etched his name in the tournament's record books, Roger Federer dangled the unpalatable possibility that he may never grace its fabled...

Kami leads REG to Game 1 victory against Patriots


Rwanda international Kami Kabange scored a game high 26 points to help treble-chasing Rwanda Energy Group (REG) overcome Patriots 82-75 in a tightly contested Game 1 of the 2017 basketball...

I want to work with you to consolidate what we’ve achieved together, Kagame tells Ruhango residents


RPF-Inkotanyi flag-bearer, incumbent President Paul Kagame, who, along with two other candidates, hit the campaign trail Friday ahead of the August 4 presidential poll, has said he’s committed to working...

Federer hot favourite in Wimbledon men's semi-finals


Roger Federer has history in his sights on men's semi-finals day at Wimbledon on Friday as he aims to reach a record 11th showpiece match and, ultimately, an unprecedented eighth...

FIBA U16 AfroBasket: Rwanda face Algeria in opener


Rwanda U-16 boys’ team kicks off their campaign at this year’s fifth edition of FIBA Africa Under-16 Championships today against Algeria in Group B opener.

Envoy: RwandAir will deepen Rwanda, UK ties


The Rwandan High Commissioner to the United Kingdom, Yamina Karitanyi, has said that ties between the two countries are set to even grow stronger with the introduction of direct flights...

Misery for Nadal; Murray, Federer win at Wimbledon


WIMBLEDON - Rafael Nadal's bittersweet relationship with Wimbledon endured another twist on Monday when he was knocked out in a five-set, fourth round epic by Luxembourg journeyman Gilles Muller.

40,000 flee as violence escalates in CAR’s east

A fresh wave of violence has forced 40,000 more people to flee from their homes in the Central African Republic (CAR), bringing the number of refugees in the country's east...

Sanchez going nowhere, insists Wenger


LONDON - Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger on Tuesday insisted unsettled striker Alexis Sanchez is going nowhere, saying he expected him honour his contract and potentially sign an extension.

Netanyahu, Rivlin hold rare joint greeting for President Kagame in Jerusalem

He didn’t do it when US President Donald Trump met with President Reuven Rivlin last month; nor did he do it when Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi met with President...

Rwanda Decides