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 Edwin Ashimwe
Edwin Ashimwe
RwandAir's airplane at Kigali International Airport. The national carrier will, effective November 6, launch direct flights to London Heathrow. File
Aviation
RwandAir maiden direct flight to Heathrow set for November
Gilbert Nyatanyi, Chief Executive Officer of Agaciro Development Fund during the interview. Photo: Dan Nsengiyumva.
Rwanda
Agaciro Fund boss weighs in on $8 million investment
Xi Jinping delivers a report to the 20th National Congress of the Communist Party of China (CPC) on behalf of the 19th CPC Central Committee at the Great Hall of the People in Beijing, capital of China, Oct. 16, 2022. The 20th CPC National Congress opened on Sunday. (Xinhua/Yao Dawei)
International
China’s Communist Party Congress gets underway as Xi Jinping hails policies at ‘critical moment’
Minister of Health Dr Daniel Ngamije (C) stretching his body with other participants during  the mass sports exercise that raised awareness on Breast Cancer on Sunday . Craish Bahizi
Health
MoH underscores early detection to stem rising breast cancer cases
President Kagame, First Lady Jeannette Kagame were joined by General Muhoozi Kainerugaba for the bimonthly Car Free Day mass sports in Kigali on October 16. Photo by Village Urugwiro
Photos: Kagame, First Lady attend Car Free Day
President Paul Kagame received Kenya's Deputy President, Rigathi Gachagua at Village Urugwiro, on Thursday, October 13, Photo by Village Urugwiro
Politics
Kagame, Kenya deputy president hold talks
The 2022 Commonwealth Finance Ministers Meeting hosted in Washington DC on Wednesday, October 12. Courtesy
Economy
C’ Wealth finance ministers appeal for measures to tame rising inflation
Workers at Pink Mango garment factory at Kigali Economic Zone. IMF has highlighted a 25 per cent probability for the global economic growth to fall below 2 per cent in 2023. File
Economy
Global economic growth could fall below 2 per cent – IMF report
The United Nations General Assembly overwhelmingly adopted a resolution calling on countries to reject Russia's attempted annexation of four regions of Ukraine. Courtesy
International
Rwanda backs UN resolution condemning Russia’s annexation of Ukraine regions
Officials during the Youth Connekt technical committee meeting in Kigali on October 12, ahead of the YouthConnekt Africa Summit 2022 that will kick off on October 13. Photo: Courtesy.
Rwanda
Thousands in Kigali for Youth Connekt Summit
President Kagame in a photo with  board members of SOLA at Village Urugwiro, on Wednesday, October 12. Photo by Village Urugwiro
Education
Kagame meets Afghan girls' leadership school founder
Stephen Colvin, Chief Commercial Officer, Bloomberg Media. and  Clare Akamanzi, the Chief Executive Officer at the Rwanda Development Board  pose for a photo in Kigali, on October 11. Courtesy
Business
Bloomberg to set up regional studio in Rwanda
Prime Minister Edouard Ngirente delivers remarks at this year’s Tallinn Digital Summit in Estonia on Monday, October 10. / Courtesy
Technology
PM Ngirente calls for more enforcement in cyber-security
Ndera Neuropsychiatric Hospital in Gasabo District. The hospital revealed that it has recorded an increasing number of cases related to depression which has made the illness feature, for the first time, among the top five.
Health
Depression cases up by four fold - Ndera hospital
Workers at Pink Mango garment factory at the special economic zone in the City of Kigali. The New report revealed that Economic growth in Sub-Saharan Africa is set to decelerate from 4.1percent in 2021 to 3.3 %. Dan Nsengiyumva
Economy
Sub-Saharan economic growth to decelerate this year – WB report
A teacher during a class at Institut Sainte Famille de Nyamasheke. File
Education
World Teachers Day: Governments urged to address teacher-shortage crisis
Students during a group work exercise. Over 200 Zimbabwean educators will be transferred to Kigali in the next two weeks. / File
Education
Zimbabwean teachers arrive this month
First Lady Jeannette Kagame during the World Innovation Summit for Health in Doha, Qatar on Tuesday, October 4. / Courtesy
Health
First Lady in Qatar for World Innovation Summit for Health

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