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 Esther Favour
Esther Favour
Rwanda mountain gorillas of Susa group in Volcanoes National Park. / Sam Ngendahimana
Tourism
Gorilla tourism revenues up by 25 per cent
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Gasabo: Logistics firm pays insurance premiums for 350 residents
A health worker during temperature screening at Gatuna One-Stop Border Post on May 27, 2019. Rwanda has taken fresh measures to prevent Ebola virus from spilling over into the country from Uganda. / File
Health
Over Rwf60bn needed to reinforce Rwanda's epidemic preparedness
Children wash their hands before entering class at Groupe Scolaire Remera Catholique. Dan Nsengiyumva
Coronavirus
Covid: Clerics urged to back efforts to vaccinate children under 12
The Ministry of Education plans to invest Rwf10 billion to scale up the in-house production of textbooks annually, starting this fiscal year. File
Education
Govt earmarks Rwf10bn for in-house textbook production
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Business
Taking African fashion to the world: The story of Maryse Mbonyumutwa
Inside Norrsken House Kigali’s newly inaugurated facility that will allow the centre to host more than 1,000 entrepreneurs and innovators. Photo: Craish Bahizi.
Business
What Norrsken means to Rwandan startups
Maj Gen Charles Karamba, Rwanda’s High Commissioner to the United Republic of Tanzania and Seychelles (right), shakes hands with Christophe Bazivamo, during a farewell reception in honour of the Deputy Secretary General of the East African Community in charge of Productive and Social Sectors and his wife, in Arusha on September 17. / Photo: Courtesy
Africa
Bazivamo to wind up duty tour as Deputy Secretary General of EAC
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Aviation
RwandAir set to join global alliance of commercial airlines
Prime Minister Edouard Ngirente receives Ferit Şahenk, the chairman of Doğuş Group, who is currently in the country to
look for potential areas of investment, in Kigali, on Tuesday, on September 13. Şahenk announced that Rwanda will be their
headquarters with plans to grow further to other African countries in the future. Photo: Courtesy.
Business
Turkish firm to build three luxury hotels in Rwanda
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NCBA RWANDA PLC Records 352 % Growth in PBT (Rwf 1.7 Bn) and launches a first in Market “Log book loan”.
Officials pose for a group photo with some of the 246 customs professionals who  received the East Africa Customs and Freight Forwarding Practicing Certificate after completing a six month training . Courtesy
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Over 200 graduates complete Custom and Freight forwarding Program
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Rwanda
The rise of female Rwandan pastors
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Aviation
Rwanda to host Aviation Africa summit and exhibition in September
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Health
Rwanda to be part of global drive to raise 50,000 blood units in a day
All pictures by Olivier Mugwiza.
A life well lived, thousands turn up to celebrate Buravan’s life
Rod M. Reynolds Chairperson of Bank of Kigali, Diane Karusisi Chief Executive Officer of BK cutting the ribbon during the launch of BK Academy on August 23, 2022. Dan Nsengiyumva
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Bank of Kigali launches first cohort of BK Academy
Juliette Karitanyi, feminist and Director of Communications addresses, participants during a workshop. / Courtesy
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HDI amplifies conversations on social, gender norms to address inequalities

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