2019 FIBA World Cup qualifiers: Rwanda eye win over Uganda after Nigeria defeat


After a humbling 108-56 defeat at hands of giants Nigeria on Saturday night, Rwanda will be seeking to pull off a vital win against Uganda as window one of Group...

City businessman elected new PSF chairman


Robert Bapfakurera has been elected the new chairman of the Private Sector Federation (PSF), beating his sole opponent Françoise Mubirigi, by 137 votes to 18 votes.

Arsenal were complacent in Ostersund defeat, says Wenger


LONDON - Arsenal’s poor showing in the 2-1 defeat by Ostersund in Thursday’s Europa League last-32 tie was due to complacency, the Premier League club’s manager Arsene Wenger has said.

We are not involved in Israel immigrants’ issues – Rwanda

The Rwandan government has rejected claims Kigali was involved in efforts to return illegal African immigrants from Israel to Africa, with Rwanda reported to be one of the possible destinations.

Congolese refugees protest turn violent

Five Congolese refugees died and 15 others sustained injuries when clashes broke out Thursday between hundreds of refugees and the police after the latter intervened to quell a violent refugees’...

RDF contingent to participate in peace support exercise in Bangladesh


A contingent of 40 personnel of Rwanda Defence Force (RDF) is set to participate in a three-week Multinational Peace Support Operations (PSO) Exercise in Bangladesh slated for next week. The...

Zambian president begins 2-day visit


Zambia President Edgar Lungu arrived in Rwanda Wednesday for a two-day state visit. Lungu arrived at Kigali International Airport at around 11a.m, where he was received by his host, President...

Charly and Nina part ways with manager Muyoboke

After five eventful years under the management of Decent Entertainment, local music duo Charly and Nina are walking away, probably to try it on their own.

Bid for Rwf15bn Treasury bond closes on Wednesday

Are you interested in investing in the government Rwf15 billion five-year Treasury bond that will be issued Wednesday? Well, you have only until 4.30pm to participate before the bid submission...

Areruya wins gold at African continental road championship

AFRICA’s best cyclist Joseph Areruya was Rwanda’s shining star on Day Two of the ongoing African Continental Road Championships, scooping two medals, including a gold, in Individual Time Trial (ITT)...

Eritreans strike gold in juniors’ ITT as Rwanda’s Nkurunziza takes silver

ERITREANS proved once again that they are Africa’s cycling powerhouse on Thursday morning winning gold in both junior men and junior women’s Individual Time Trial (ITT) at the ongoing 13th...

Morgan Tsvangirai, Zimbabwe opposition leader, dies aged 65


Zimbabwe's main opposition leader Morgan Tsvangirai has died in South Africa, a senior official in his MDC party has said. Mr Tsvangirai, 65, a former prime minister, had reportedly been...

Gabon president visits Rwanda


The President of Gabon, Ali Bongo, arrived in the Rwandan capital of Kigali on Tuesday for a one-day working visit.

South Africa to launch banknotes in Mandela's remembrance


The South African Reserve Bank (SARB) said on Sunday it will launch a set of commemorative banknotes in honor of what would have been Nelson Mandela's centenary. The late South...

REG, IPRC-South crowned Heroes basketball tournament champions


RWANDA Energy Group (men) and IPRC-South (women) were on crowned champions of the 2018 National Heroes Basketball Tournament that concluded on Sunday evening at Amahoro Indoor Stadium.

Education ministry on countrywide tour to enhance quality of education

The Ministry of Education on Monday launched a countrywide awareness campaign on quality education that officials believe would help identify issues affecting the quality of education and chart way to...

Atletico close gap on Barca after Espanyol draw


Atletico Madrid closed the gap on Barcelona to nine points at the top of La Liga, beating Valencia 1-0 on Sunday after the leaders had dropped points at local rivals...

Klopp fuming after penalty denies Liverpool


Jurgen Klopp was left fuming at referee Jon Moss after Harry Kane's 100th Premier League goal from the penalty spot deep into stoppage time snatched a controversial point for Tottenham...

CHAN 2018: Morocco become the first hosts to lift CHAN


Morocco became the first host nation to claim the African Nations Championship (CHAN) title with a convincing 4-0 win over 10-man Nigeria in Sunday's final. Key moments either side of...

Super Bowl 2018: Philadelphia Eagles win first title with stunning win over New England Patriots


The Philadelphia Eagles won the Super Bowl for the first time after beating Tom Brady's New England Patriots 41-33 in an extraordinary encounter in Minneapolis. On a night when records...

Rwanda Cricket Stadium up for International award


The recently inaugurated Rwanda Cricket stadium located in Gahanga sector of Kicukiro District has been nominated for ArchDaily's 2018 Building of the Year Awards. ArchDaily is the most visited architecture...

VIDEO: Ellen DeGeneres to set up centre in Rwanda to conserve mountain gorillas


Famous American comedienne, television personality and actor, Ellen DeGeneres will soon set up a facility in Rwanda for Dian Fossey’s work to help protect the critically endangered mountain gorillas in...

Tour de l’Espoir: Areruya is most combative rider, Eritrean wins stage 1


Despite finishing 5th in stage one of the inaugural UCI Under-23 Tour de l’Espoir race in Cameroon on Wednesday, Rwanda’s Joseph Areruya was voted the most combative rider. The race...

City residents urged to break silence on gender violence


Kigali City dwellers have been encouraged to speak out on gender based violence and child abuse in their neighborhoods. The message was delivered during awareness about the role of Isange...