Hudson Kuteesa & Viviane Irabizi

How 2018 crackdown helped churches to improve standards

Last year, the government suspended the activities of very many churches across the country over the lack of basic of infrastructure, hygiene, safety standards as well as issues related to their legal status. In Kigali alone, about 714 churches were closed while the number...

Wednesday, October 2, 2019, 3:11 PM

House passes bill to ban single-use plastics

Parliament has passed a draft law prohibiting the manufacture, importation, use and sale of single-use plastic items in Rwanda. Single-use plastics are plastics that are used only once before they are thrown away or recycled, which pollutes the environment at a very fast rate. Among others, they...

Thursday, June 13, 2019, 12:01 AM