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Jejje Muhinde

Top six challenge for Sunrise so far-fetched

While most teams are busy on the transfer market, business is slow at Sunrise yet the club has said they will be gunning for a top-six finish in the upcoming 2019/2020 Rwanda Premier League. With just the mere talk of bringing in new – local and foreign – experienced players to beef...

Sunday, August 18, 2019, 12:00 AM

Rayon Sports FC to unveil new coach before Al Hilal match

Rayon Sports FC will unveil a new head coach before the return leg of the Caf Champions League tie against Al Hilal of Sudan, according to Club Spokesperson Jean Paul Nkurunziza. Nkurunziza said the talks are at an advanced stage to find a new coach to replace Brazilian Roberto Oliveira...

Thursday, August 15, 2019, 12:00 AM

Rayon Sports want CAF to relocate Al Hilal tie

Rayon Sports FC has asked the Confederation of African Football (CAF) to change the venue for the CAF champions league return leg match against El Hilal Omdurman following ongoing protests and demonstrations in Sudan. The match is slated for August 25 at El Hilal stadium. Jean-Paul Nkurunziza...

Wednesday, August 14, 2019, 12:00 AM

FEATURED: Premier Bet welcomes new football season

The new 2019/2020 English Premier League season will not only bring fans cheering, it has already set off a global betting frenzy with more people hoping to become lucky in the multi-billion dollar industry. In Rwanda, there over six licensed betting companies, but Premier Bet Company is...

Tuesday, August 13, 2019, 2:39 PM

What will Haruna bring to AS Kigali?

AS Kigali have struggled to win the national football league trophy for years, but after a transfer splurge when they signed Amavubi skipper Haruna Niyonzima, Eric Bakame Ndayishimiye and a few new faces ahead next season, is this the season they mount a serious challenge for the league title? The...

Sunday, August 4, 2019, 12:00 AM

Manyara wins 6th edition’s Bralirwa Corporate Golf title

Geoffrey Manyara has clinched the Bralirwa Golf Corporate tournament’s title for the month of July after returning twenty-two points. The July edition of the monthly event was held Friday at Kigali Golf Club, in Nyarutarama. Gideon Kayinamura finished second, while Kennedy Mirichu completed...

Sunday, July 28, 2019, 12:00 AM

Giancarlo finishes seventh in Safari Rally

National Rally driver Giancarlo Davite finished seventh in the fourth round of the Africa Rally Championship (ARC) which concluded over the weekend at the Moi International Sports Complex in Kasarani. Cruising a Mitsubishi Lancer, the Rwandan crew set off 12th from the ramp finishing 8th on Day1....

Tuesday, July 9, 2019, 12:00 AM

Teams start jetting in for Cecafa Kagame Cup

Teams participating in this year’s Cecafa Kagame Cup have started jetting in ahead of Saturday’s kick-off. The tournament will run through July 21 across three venues; Kigali Stadium, Huye Stadium and Umuganda Stadium. The opening day will see Somalia’s Heegan facing Green...

Wednesday, July 3, 2019, 4:32 PM

Hategeka scoops Golf GMT title

Emmanuel Hategeka was in stunning form as he put up a strong performance to win the title of this year’s Genocide Memorial Golf Tournament over the weekend. Hategeka, the Deputy Chief Executive of Rwanda Development Board, returned a total of 42 points to outsmart a strong field of 65...

Monday, July 1, 2019, 1:46 AM

Golf GMT tourney set for today

A total of 70 golfers have registered to participate in this year’s Genocide Memorial Golf Tournament, which takes place Saturday afternoon at Kigali Golf Club. Happening for a fourth year running, the competition is aimed at paying tribute to the over one million people who were killed...

Saturday, June 29, 2019, 12:00 AM

Drivers, crews in high gear for Huye Rally

Local and regional crews have stepped up their preps as the National Rally Championship heads to Southern Province for this year’s Rally de Huye. The 2019 edition of the annual race is scheduled for the weekend of June 29-30. The motor racing event will start with the reconnaissance warm-up...

Friday, June 21, 2019, 12:00 AM

Cricket: Rwanda, Tanzania make bright start to T20 Kwibuka25 tourney

Hosts Rwanda and Tanzania got off to bright starts on Tuesday as they registered victories against Mali and Uganda, respectively, on the opening day of this year’s Kwibuka25 Women Cricket T20 tournament. The tournament is hosted at Gahanga Cricket Oval. Opener Monica Pascal starred for...

Wednesday, June 19, 2019, 10:35 AM

Rugby World Cup 2023: Silverbacks to face Côte d’Ivoire in qualifiers opener

The senior national men’s rugby team – Silverbacks – will play Côte d’Ivoire in their first match of the revamped format for the 2023 Rugby World Cup qualifiers. Ranked 15th in Africa in the latest Africa Rugby Union rankings, Rwanda is among the sixteen countries that will...

Wednesday, June 19, 2019, 12:00 AM

Women’s Cricket team to face Mali in T20 opener

The National women’s cricket team will take on Mali in this year’s edition of the Kwibuka Women T20 tournament 2019, which will be staged at Gahanga Stadium from June 18 to 23. Tanzania, who finished third last year, will start their campaign against last year’s runner-up Uganda...

Tuesday, June 18, 2019, 12:00 AM

Davite confirms he will return to Kenya Safari Rally

Former national champion Giancarlo Davite has joined the growing list of foreign drivers that will be battling it out at this year’s Safari Rally Kenya next month. The development was confirmed to this publication by Sylvia Vinevogel, Davite’s navigator, on Thursday, revealing that the...

Friday, June 14, 2019, 12:00 AM

Rugby League: Hills book ticket to semis

Thousand Hills rugby club has become the first team to book a ticket to the last four of this year’s national rugby championship. The Gatenga-based rugby side confirmed their semis spot after beating Lion de Fer 20-13 over the weekend at Croix Rouge grounds in Kacyiru, and now await to know...

Tuesday, June 11, 2019, 12:00 AM

Africa Rally: Manvir proves doubters to extend lead after third race

Bryan Manvir and his navigator Drew Sturrock have extended their lead at the top of the Africa Rally Championship (ARC) table after their victory at this year’s Zambia International Rally. The Kenyan crew is well-positioned after winning all the opening three races of the continental...

Tuesday, June 11, 2019, 12:00 AM

Countdown as more participants register for Peace Marathon 2019

Over 3000 have so far registered for the upcoming 15th Kigali International Peace Marathon, due on Sunday, June 16. According to Rwanda Athletics Federation, over 1000 of those registered are foreigners, and more people are expected to register by close of the deadline on Saturday. The one-day...

Tuesday, June 11, 2019, 12:00 AM

Thousand Hills eye win over Lion de Fer in rugby league

Former champions are confident of victory and maintaining the top spot when they take on Lion de Fer in the national rugby league at Croix Rouge grounds on Saturday afternoon. The game starts at 3pm. Both sides go into the game fresh from beating champions Kigali Sharks. The Hills ran 18-9...

Saturday, June 8, 2019, 12:00 AM

Kigali Peace Marathon 2019: Yankurije keen to set new personal best, clinch gold

Marthe Yankurije is oozing with confidence as she looks to strike gold at this year’s Kigali International Peace Marathon come June 16. The middle and long distance runner, who will compete in the women’s half-marathon, has also said that she will be seeking to beat her personal best...

Thursday, May 30, 2019, 12:00 AM

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