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 Edwin Ashimwe
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Minister of Defence Juvenal Marizamunda awards one of the graduates during the graduation ceremony at RDF staff and Senior Command College in Nyakinama, Musanze District on Friday, June 7.
Security
Senior military officers urged to serve with honour, uphold justice
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VIDEO: 49 military officers graduate at RDF Command and Staff College in Nyakinama
Visitors during a tour of an exhibition during Africa Drone Forum in Kigali on February 5, 2020. Photo by Sam Ngendahimana
Technology
Inside Rwanda’s proposed multi-billion drone operations hub
President Paul Kagame during a guided tour  of BioNTech Facility  Mainz, in Germany on March 29, 2022. The firm has secured  $145m in a bid to strengthen Africa’s mRNA vaccine ecosystem. Village Urugwiro
Health
BioNTech names three “priority” areas after securing Rwf180bn funding
Soraya Hakuziyaremye, the Deputy Governor at Rwanda’s Central Bank during the interview on May 29. Photo by Emmanuel Dushimimana
Technology
Rwanda mulls a digital currency in two years - Central Bank
President Kagame and other dignitaries officially inaugurate BioNTech’s vaccine manufacturing plant in Kigali on December 18, 2023. The plant is set for $145 million in funding. Courtesy
Health
BioNTech's vaccine plant in Rwanda gets over Rwf180bn boost
Central Bank Governor John Rwangombwa, addresses journalists in Kigali on Wednesday, May 29. Rwangombwa said that the Monetary Policy Committee has lowered the benchmark interest rate by 50 basis points to 7 per cent. Photo by Emmanuel Dushimimana
Economy
Why Rwanda’s central bank lowered benchmark rate
Central Bank Governor John Rwangombwa, and Deputy Governor Soraya Hakuziyaremye address journalists on Wednesday, May 29. Photos by Emmanuel Dushimimana
Economy
Rwanda central bank lowers policy rate to 7%
Prime Minister Edouard Ngirente delivers remarks at the opening ceremony of the 4th Small Islands Developing State Conference in Antigua and Barbuda on May 27. Courtesy
Environment
Small islands deserve ‘special attention’ against climate crisis, says Ngirente
Residents of Gakenke during the event to recieve mobile phones through ConnectRwanda. MTN Rwanda’s Board of Directors has approved a recommendation for a dividend payout of Rwf5,724,860,000 to shareholders. Courtesy
Business
MTN Rwanda investors set for Rwf5.7 billion dividend payout
President William Ruto of Kenya speaks at the panel during the Africa CEO Forum. Courtesy.
Africa
Africa CEO Forum: Kenya’s Ruto roots for better financing in Africa
Panelists discuss on the theme ' At the table or on the menu; A critical moment to shape a new future for Africa' during the official opening of the 2024 Africa CEO Forum on May 16. Village Urugwiro
Economy
Time is ripe for Africa’s economic independence – experts
A panel discussion during the opening session of the two-day 2024 Africa CEO forum  that brought together over 2,500 business leaders and policymakers  Kigali on Thursday, May 16. Photo Village Urugwiro
Africa
Africa CEO Forum: Who are the business tycoons in Kigali?
President Paul Kagame addresses delegates  at the opening ceremony of the 2024 Africa CEO Forum in Kigali on Thursday, May 16. Photo by Village Urugwiro
Africa
Africa does not have to ask for a seat at the table, Kagame tells business leaders
President Paul Kagame speaks during a panel discussion at Africa CEO Forum in Kigali on March 25, 2019. The 2024 edition kicks off on Thursday, May 16 in Kigali. File
Africa
Africa CEO forum opens in Kigali
A view of SP Rusororo Fuel Depot in Gasabo District Rwanda says it has designated a total of 80 hectares of land to rally the private sector investments into constructing bulk petroleum storage facilities. File
Rwanda
Rwanda banks on commercial storage to shore up fuel capacity
A worker sorts the processed gold at Kigali Gold Refinery at Kigali Special Economic Zone. FILE
Business
Africa’s critical minerals summit to profile continent's investment outlook
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