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Minister Ugirashebuja in DRC for EAPCCO General Meeting

The Minister of Justice and Attorney General, Dr. Emmanuel Ugirashebuja, on Friday, October 15, attended the 23rd Eastern Africa Police Chiefs Cooperation Organization (EAPCCO) annual general meeting in Kinshasa, Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC). The meeting for Council of Ministers...

Sunday, October 17, 2021, 6:14 PM

PICTORIAL: President Kagame and First Lady Jeannette Kagame join Unity Club’s 25th Anniversary Celebration.

President Kagame and First Lady Jeannette Kagame, the Chairperson of Unity Club, attended Unity Club’s 25th Anniversary celebration held on Saturday, October 16, 2021.   The event which also marked the end of the 14th annual Forum which was held under the theme "Ndi...

Sunday, October 17, 2021, 9:12 AM

IGP Munyuza attends EAPCCO General Meeting in Kinshasa

Inspector-General of Police (IGP) Dan Munyuza, on Thursday, October 14, attended the meeting of Council of Police Chiefs (CPC) from the Eastern Africa Police Chiefs Cooperation Organization (EAPCCO) in Kinshasa, Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC). The CPC was part of the 23rd EAPCCO Annual...

Friday, October 15, 2021, 9:54 AM

Malawi defence minister visits Rwanda

Malawi’s Deputy Minister of Defence, Jean Muonaowauza Sendeza, and the Commander of Malawi Defence Forces, Gen Vincent Nundwe, arrived in Rwanda on Sunday, October 10, for a week-long visit aimed at cementing the two countries’ bilateral relations in defence cooperation. The visiting...

Monday, October 11, 2021, 7:25 PM

Rwanda's Capital Markets features in World Investor Week campaign

Rwanda’s Capital Market Authority (CMA) joins the rest of the world to celebrate the 2021 World Investor Week which involves a week of activities carried out in partnership with Rwanda Stock Exchange (RSE) and capital market intermediaries to guide current and future investors to help them...

Friday, October 8, 2021, 2:23 PM

Rwanda police peacekeepers in South Sudan awarded 'UN Service Medal'

The United Nations, on Tuesday, September 28, awarded the 'Peacekeeping Service Medal' to Rwandan Police peacekeepers serving under its mission in South Sudan (UNMISS). The decorated include 158 officers of Rwanda Formed Police Three (RWAFPU-3), which was deployed in Juba in November...

Tuesday, September 28, 2021, 9:55 PM

Human Rights Watch on the spot for fabricated, biased report

Human Rights Watch (HRW) has come under fire for the umpteenth time, for falsifying reports aimed at tarnishing Rwanda, with this year’s report targeting the country’s hospitality sector growth strategy and inclusivity. The latest comments by the organisation have been disparaged by...

Tuesday, September 28, 2021, 1:07 AM

Zimbabwean business community optimistic ahead of Rwanda-Zim trade conference

HARARE - Business leaders from Zimbabwe are upbeat about the Rwanda Zimbabwe Trade and Investment Conference, which kicks off on Monday in Kigali. A delegation comprising business leaders and government officials will attend the inaugural trade conference which will run until Thursday...

Saturday, September 25, 2021, 5:22 PM

FEATURED: Equity Bank receives double International Standards Certification

Equity Bank Kenya Limited has received two International Standards Certifications - ISO 20000 and ISO 27001 on IT Service and Information Security Management Systems respectively, cementing its commitment to prioritising customer safety and satisfaction. The two certifications were issued by the...

Wednesday, September 22, 2021, 9:31 AM

RIB arrests top volleyball official after Rwanda CAVB disqualification

A senior official with Rwanda's volleyball federation has been arrested over forgery two days after the country's women volleyball team was disqualified from a Confederation of African Volleyball tournament that Rwanda was hosting. Jean de Dieu Bagirishya, the Second Vice President of...

Monday, September 20, 2021, 11:08 PM

Rwandan envoy presents credentials to Sierra Leonean President

The Rwandan High Commissioner in Ghana, Aisa Kirabo Kacyira on Tuesday, September 7, presented her credentials to the President of Sierra Leone, Julius Maada Bio as the country’s envoy to the West African state. Besides Ghana where she is resident, Kacyria is accredited as Rwanda’s...

Thursday, September 9, 2021, 12:05 PM

Rwanda, Tanzania police forces hold bilateral talks

Rwanda National Police (RNP) and Tanzania Police Force (TPF) held a bilateral meeting in Kigali, on Tuesday, September 7, which mainly focused on strengthening cooperation against cross-border crimes especially terrorism. The bilateral meeting held at the RNP General Headquarters in Kacyiru was...

Wednesday, September 8, 2021, 12:00 PM

Rwanda, Lesotho police forces sign cooperation agreement

The signed cooperation pact between Rwanda National Police (RNP) and Lesotho Mounted Police Service (LMPS) is an important sphere to share common interests and respond to cross-border security threats, according to a joint communique issued by the two parties on Saturday, August 28. “...

Sunday, August 29, 2021, 8:56 AM

FEATURED: I&M Bank awarded as best bank in Rwanda

I&M Bank Rwanda Plc has been recognised as the best bank (2021) in the country by CFI.co (Capital Finance International), a print journal and online resource reporting on business, economics and finance. The bank was selected by a panel of judges on consideration of market offerings,...

Tuesday, August 24, 2021, 12:44 AM

Rwanda National Police seize over 620kgs of cannabis in Rubavu

Rwanda National Police (RNP) has continued to make headway against drug trafficking rings in Rubavu, one of the identified major trafficking routes from the neighbouring Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC). In the Police operations conducted between February and August this year, RNP seized over...

Monday, August 23, 2021, 9:41 PM

Building Resilient Future Health Systems | UGHE Graduates its Sixth Cohort from its Master of Science in Global Health Delivery Program

On Sunday 22nd August 2021, the University of Global Health Equity (UGHE), a global health sciences institution based in Rwanda, will graduate twenty-three students from its Master’s in Science for Global Health Delivery (MGHD) flagship program. Representing a broad range of interdisciplinary...

Saturday, August 21, 2021, 5:02 PM

FEATURED: Equity Group PLC doubles profitability amidst pandemic

Equity Group Holdings Plc has announced a 98% growth in half-year profits to Kshs.17.9 billion up from Kshs.9.1 billion the previous year. Speaking while releasing the results, Equity Group Managing Director and CEO Dr James Mwangi said, “The defensive and offensive strategy adopted by the...

Wednesday, August 18, 2021, 4:17 PM

FEATURED: Be Gorilla FriendlyTM: Take the Pledge and Help Mountain Gorillas Stay Safe!

“With mountain gorilla visitation re-opening to tourists in the region in the wake of the novel coronavirus, it is now more important than ever to observe all precautions against disease transmission,” states Anna Behm Masozera. “Park staff and managers need your support in their...

Wednesday, August 18, 2021, 1:25 AM

Launch of the African Advisory Board to support the University of Global Health equity mission

14 August 2021 - The University of Global Health Equity (UGHE), a global health sciences university based in Rwanda, is delighted to announce the formation of an African Advisory Board, co-chaired by Her Excellency Mrs Jeannette Kagame, First Lady of the Republic of Rwanda and Professor Senait...

Saturday, August 14, 2021, 8:07 AM

FEATURED: Planning on making savings? BPR accounts to consider

The economic slowdown resulting from Covid-19 pandemic has been a stark reminder of the need to make financial savings in the event of a rainy day and reduce reliance on debt to fund one’s expenditure. To ease the savings process, Banque Populaire du Rwanda Plc facilitates individuals who...

Friday, August 13, 2021, 1:10 AM