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There is need for more effective measures beyond laws in the fight against corruption in the country, officials in charge of fighting graft have said. They were speaking early this week at a consultative meeting on corruption held at Parliamentary Buildings in Kigali.

Thursday, December 7, 2017 - 12:00am

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Facebook has created a version of its Messenger app for children as young as six, in a move likely to raise concerns about primary school pupils accessing the social media service at an early stage in their lives.

Wednesday, December 6, 2017 - 12:00am

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School going teenagers have been urged  to be more careful during the festive season long holiday to avoid risky behaviour that could expose them to danger.

Tuesday, December 5, 2017 - 12:00am

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The Office of Ombudsman has started a week-long nationwide campaign aimed at combating corruption ahead of International Anti-Corruption Day slated for December 9.

Monday, December 4, 2017 - 12:00am

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Many people are likely to burn their savings this month of December as they celebrate the festive season with their loved ones. However, it is advisable that people spend responsibly even as they merry make.

Saturday, December 2, 2017 - 12:00am

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The City of Kigali’s decision to permanently close down SATRA abattoir, commonly known as “Kwa Didi,” has been greeted with mixed reactions from business operators and other stakeholders such as persons who have been working with the entity.

Friday, December 1, 2017 - 12:00am

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The Government has said it is stepping up efforts to combat money laundering and financing of terrorism and has called on all stakeholders, including financial institutions, to help fight the vices.

Thursday, November 30, 2017 - 12:00am

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Senior government officials, including ministers, Tuesday appeared before the parliamentary standing committee on budget and national patrimony to update legislators on ongoing efforts to fight emerging crimes in the country.

Wednesday, November 29, 2017 - 12:00am

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She’s the first robot in the world to become a citizen of a country and now Sophia says she wants a baby. A month after she made history in Saudi Arabia the humanoid robot has said family is “a really important thing.”

Tuesday, November 28, 2017 - 12:00am

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The government plans to add 4 million chickens by 2023 to its poultry sector which currently has about 7 million . The move will see eggs increase by 143%, the Minister for Agriculture and Animal Resources (MINAGRI), Dr. Gerardine Mukeshimana has said.

Monday, November 27, 2017 - 12:00am

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In Africa, Rwanda is now sort of a test ground for drones as the continent slowly starts to embrace the use of drones in its airspace. For more than a year now, Rwanda has used drones to deliver blood supplies to remote health centres. Drones are reliable, fast and efficient. Drone use had for a...

Friday, November 24, 2017 - 12:00am

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Robert Mugabe resigned as Zimbabwe’s president on Tuesday a week after the army and his former political allies moved against him, ending his four decades of rule.

Thursday, November 23, 2017 - 12:00am

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Civil society and faith-based organisations have appealed to the Government to launch investigations into the peopleresponsible for the country’s teenage pregnancies, with view to initiate criminal proceedings against the culprits.

Wednesday, November 22, 2017 - 12:00am

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Kenya’s Supreme Court on Monday upheld President Uhuru Kenyatta’s re-election in the repeat presidential poll last month, paving the way for his swearing in next week. The court’s six judges determined that the two petitions against Kenyatta’s re-election lack merit and...

Tuesday, November 21, 2017 - 12:00am

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The Minister for Agriculture and Animal Resources, last week, said poverty in Rwanda stands at 39.1 per cent (as of 2014 report), and that if agricultural growth is maintained at the current level, hunger will be at 21.8 per cent by 2023.

Monday, November 20, 2017 - 12:00am

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Finance minister Claver Gatete earlier this week appeared before a parliamentary committee to speak about issues of unpaid workers.It emerged that some employers, especially districts and private contractors who abandon public work contracts, fail to pay their service providers as well as the issue...

Saturday, November 18, 2017 - 12:00am

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Prosecutor-General Jean-Bosco Mutangana told the parliamentary Standing Committee on Foreign Affairs, Cooperation and Security on Tuesday that the issue of drug sale and consumption, both of which fall in the emerging crimes category, continues to escalate.

Friday, November 17, 2017 - 12:00am

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The Government is reviewing laws on road safety to toughen penalties against traffic offenders whose behaviour continue to cause fatal accidents.

Thursday, November 16, 2017 - 12:00am

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Rwanda national team head coach Antoine Hey has saluted his players after they eliminated Ethiopia to reach the 2018 African Nations Championship (CHAN) finals which will be held in Morocco from January 12-February 4.

Wednesday, November 15, 2017 - 12:00am

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National Primary Leaving Examinations (PLE) started countrywide on Monday with the number of candidates sitting this academic year up by 25 per cent compared to last year.

Tuesday, November 14, 2017 - 12:00am

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