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Rwanda showcases attractions at China tourism exhibition

Rwanda Development Board showcased the country’s travel and tourism attractions at this year’s China’s Outbound Travel and Tourism Market which closed yesterday. China Outbound Travel and Tourism Market is a leading travel trade show in the Asian nation. The tourism fair...

Thursday, April 19, 2018, 1:52 AM

What are we getting from education?

Education is regarded ‘the future’ in this competitive world; not all will agree, however, learning has in fact changed, especially after the rise of technology. It is as old as time itself. But it’s what we do with that schooling that matters. Many graduates remain jobless today...

Tuesday, April 17, 2018, 11:08 PM

Applying Freire’s view in today’s education

Rwanda’s education system is doing a tremendous job in ensuringstudentspass exams. However, the practice of following the curriculum step-by-step in the long run only encourages a fixed way of learning, as opposed to promoting critical thinking. One of the sides of the country’s style...

Wednesday, April 11, 2018, 2:35 AM

Kwibuka24: Envoy salutes Rwanda resilience as China commemorates

Members of the Rwandan community in China were on Saturday joined by the envoys of various countries accredited to China and other officials to mark the 24th commemoration the Genocide against the Tutsi. In total, 17 envoys representing their respective countries to China attended the event...

Tuesday, April 10, 2018, 11:11 AM

Kwibuka24: Envoy salutes Rwanda resilience as China commemorates

Members of the Rwandan community in China were on Saturday joined by the envoys of various countries accredited to China and other officials to mark the 24th commemoration the Genocide against the Tutsi. In total, 17 envoys representing their respective countries to China attended the event....

Sunday, April 8, 2018, 11:37 PM

Education and the role of policy-makers

Education expert Rebecca Holmes once noted that many times, education fails to live to the true belief of policy makers. However, not because they are not working, but because they are not fully conformed tothe manner in which the curriculum is constructed and implemented – just like Kwame...

Wednesday, April 4, 2018, 12:09 AM

Who should produce knowledge?

Philosophy of education tells us that everyone is endowed with the aptitude to produce knowledge, invent and innovate to bring about social order, which traditionalists still believe is the ultimate measure of knowledge creation. However, there have been many debates about this notion with...

Tuesday, March 27, 2018, 6:48 PM