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 Alice Kagina
Alice Kagina
Commonwealth Heads of State and senior delegates in group photo during the 26th Commonwealth Heads of Government meeting (CHOGM)  in Kigali in June 2022. Courtesy
Rwanda
A look at major events that shaped 2022
Rwanda Revenue Authority staff on duties at head office at Kimihurura. RRA has announced December 30 as the deadline for individual businesses and government institutions to pay their due taxes. File
Economy
RRA announces deadline for tax payment
A view of City of Kigali's Business District. Rwanda's economy bounced back in 2021 after being wreaked by Covid-19 pandemic with a rebound to 10.9 % economic growth from a contraction of 3.4% in 2020. Photo by Sam Ngendahimana
Economy
2022: A year of spiralling inflation and efforts to tame it
Bernard Maingain, a Belgian lawyer has condemned hate speeches in the Eastern DR Congo. Internet
Africa
Belgian attorney condemns hate speech in Eastern DR Congo
Pope Francis has reminded the world’s Catholics to lower themselves in humility as they celebrate Christmas. internet
International
Pope Francis urges humility as world celebrates Christmas
The Government declared December 26 as a holiday to mark Boxing Day and January 3 as a day to observe the New Year s Day.Dan Kwizera
Rwanda
Rwanda announces two extra public holidays as festive season kicks in
Thousands of Congolese refugees at Kigeme Refugee Camp in Nyamagabe district protest against the genocidal violence committed against Congolese Tutsi in eastern DR Congo. The protest took place on Monday December 12.
Rwanda
Govt: Blaming the Congolese crisis on Rwanda is a distraction
Bank of Kigali awarded six innovative Rwandan entrepreneurs a total of Rwf25 million to support their business growth coupled with business
development training offered by Inkomoko. Photos: Craish Bahizi.
Featured
BK, Inkomoko award six entrepreneurs in 6th edition of BK Urumuri initiative
Doctors conduct medical operations at Masaka Hospital in Kigali on October 13, 2022. Through the ongoing diaspora engagement programs, highly skilled Rwandans living abroad are encouraged and facilitated to return and contribute to the development of the country across their professional fields. Photo Craish Bahizi
Featured
FEATURED: How Rwandan Diaspora are impacting health and education in Rwanda
Some of over 2000 members of RPF INKOTANYI during Rwanda Patriotic Front  Youth League meeting  at the party’s headquarters at Intare Conference Arena on December 18. All Photos by Craish Bahizi
Politics
RPF youth tipped on innovation while upholding Rwandan values
Pierre-Célestin Rwabukumba the Chief Executive Officer of Rwanda Stock Exchange has been elected to serve as the Vice President of the African Securities Exchange Association (ASEA).Dan Nsengiyumva
Rwanda
Rwabukumba elected deputy boss of African Securities Exchange Association
The Volkswagen Virtus is a subcompact sedan (B-segment) with initial production dated 2018. Courtesy
Rwanda
Volkswagen to introduce new car brand on Rwandan market
Passengers board RwandAir's plane at Kigali International Airport in 2020.RwandAir has announced delays of flights coming to and leaving Kigali on December 14, due to heavy fog at Kigali International Airport. File
Aviation
RwandAir announces flight delays
A  stand of Made in Rwanda jewelry from Amethysts that are being showcased at the exhibition  at Kigali Conference and Exhibition Village on Tuesday. Courtesy
Business
A look at gemstones market position in Rwanda
Prime Minister Edouard Ngirente addresses delegates at the opening ceremony of the second edition of the Conference on Public Health in Africa in Kigali on Tuesday, December 13. Courtesy
Health
PM Ngirente makes case for resilient African health systems
L-R: Uzziel Ndagijimana, Rwanda's Minister for Finance and Economic Planning; and Bo Li, Deputy Managing Director and Acting Chair of IMF Board. IMF has approved a $319 million loan to finance projects tackling climate change. Courtesy
Environment
IMF approves $319m climate financing for Rwanda
Robert Kayinamura, Deputy Permanent Representative of Rwanda to the UN  speaks at the UN Security Council debate on International Residual Mechanism for Criminal Tribunals on December 12. Courtesy
Crime
Genocide denial a setback on justice gains – Rwandan diplomat
Dr. Yvan Butera, State Minister in the Ministry of Health speaks at the conference. He said that this conference provides a platform for knowledge and skills sharing aimed at building resilient health systems. Courtesy
Health
Africa needs result-oriented researchers - Experts

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