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...

RRA collected Rwf582bn in six months


Rwanda Revenue Authority (RRA) collected Rwf 582.7 billion as tax revenues in the last half of 2017 surpassing their target of Rwf 572.6B. The revenue collection agency also improved significantly...

Team Rwanda Cycling starts quest for Tour de l'Espoir glory


Rwanda U23 national team, led by La Tropicale Amissa Bongo 2018 winner Joseph Areruya, begins their bid to win the inaugural Tour de l’Espoir race that starts Wednesday afternoon in...

1000 former drug addicts to be reintegrated after rehab

The City of Kigali, security agencies and National Rehabilitation Services (NRS) have started preparations to facilitate effective reintegration of hundreds of rehabilitated drug addicts, who are set to graduate at...

Arsenal close to £60m Aubameyang deal


Arsenal are close to an agreement to sign Gabon striker Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang from Borussia Dortmund for around £60m.

Bruno Mars triumphs at Grammys


R&B artist Bruno Mars won the top prize at the Grammy Awards on Sunday in another victory for pop-driven music over rap, now the most popular genre in the United...

Manchester City and Chelsea cruise in Cup


Kevin De Bruyne starred as Manchester City stayed on course for an unprecedented quadruple as a 2-0 win at Cardiff on Sunday put the runaway Premier League leaders into the...

Evergreen Federer planning Melbourne return in 2019


Australian Open champion Roger Federer is set to continue defying Father Time after announcing he will return to defend his title next year, the Swiss said on Monday.

Espoir upset Patriots in Heroes’ Day tourney


ESPOIR basketball club stunned pre-tournament favourites Patriots 67-58 in the opening game of this year’s Heroes’ Day basketball tournament on Saturday night at Amahoro Indoor Stadium.

Roger Federer wins sixth Australian Open and 20th Grand Slam title


Roger Federer won his sixth Australian Open and 20th Grand Slam title with a five-set victory over Marin Cilic. The Swiss lost five games in a row as he dropped...