Gospel artistes set for ‘One Spirit’ concert

Renowned gospel artistes will on Sunday hold a concert dubbed “One Spirit Worship Concert”. The event will be attended by popular gospel artistes Appolinaire Habonimana from Burundi, Patient Bizimana, Arsene Tuyi, and Jean Christian Irimbere, among others. True Promises and Gisubizo...

Wednesday, August 22, 2018, 11:16 PM

Eid al-Adha: Mufti rallies youth to fight drug abuse

The Mufti of Rwanda, Sheikh Salim Hitimana, has called on the Muslim community to dedicate their efforts to the fight against drug abuse, which he said was destructive and an obstacle to progress. Hitimana was on Tuesday addressing thousands of Muslims who thronged Kigali Stadium in Nyamirambo to...

Wednesday, August 22, 2018, 12:05 AM

How Rwandan Muslims will celebrate Eid-El-Adha

Muslims in Rwanda will today join their counterparts across the world to celebrate Eid El-Adha, an important day on the Islamic calendar, which is known as the Festival of Sacrifice. Eid El-Adha celebrates the willingness of Abraham to sacrifice his begotten son, an act that God later prevented,...

Tuesday, August 21, 2018, 12:05 AM

REMA burns 50 metric tons of harmful oils

Over 50 metric tons of contaminated oil used in transformers was incinerated on Friday at Cimerwa in Rusizi district. The exercise was carried out by Rwanda Environment Management Authority (REMA) in partnership with the Energy Utility and Corporation Ltd (EUCL), United Nations Development...

Saturday, August 18, 2018, 11:51 PM

Archbishop Mbanda to focus on pastors capacity building, early childhood education

On January 17 2018, Laurent Mbanda was elected the fourth Archbishop and Primate of the Province of the Anglican Church of Rwanda, replacing the retired Bishop Onesphore Rwaje.   He was consecrated Bishop of the Diocese of Shyira in March 2010. He previously served as the vice president for...

Saturday, August 18, 2018, 11:46 PM

Sixteen foreign companies register business in Rwanda

Some 16 foreign firms that participated in the just-concluded Rwanda International Trade Fair have expressed interest in starting their operations in Rwanda, underlining the growing influence of the expo on investments. “We have so far registered 77 companies, 16 of which are by foreign...

Friday, August 17, 2018, 12:31 AM

PS-Imberakuri hails peaceful parliamentary campaigns

PS-Imberakuri has said that it foresees a peaceful campaign season due to the improved security as it bids to secure seats in the lower chamber of parliament. During the 2013 parliamentary elections in which they failed to secure a single seat, the party alleged to have faced some challenges with...

Wednesday, August 15, 2018, 11:30 PM

PS-Imberakuri pledges to address water shortage

PS-Imberakuri has promised residents of Jabana Sector, Gasabo District that it will advocate for policies that that will address water shortage, increase electricity connectivity and improve the road network once elected into parliament. Led by its Chairperson, Christine Mukabunani, PS-Imberakuri...

Tuesday, August 14, 2018, 1:49 AM

Over 100 children attend ambassadors football competition

A total of 150 children from all districts of the country are convening in Kigali at Jeunesse Pour Christ, the center located in Kibagabaga for three day football ambassadors competition. Organised by the Pentecostal Church in Rwanda (ADEPR), football ambassadors programme aims at teaching...

Tuesday, August 7, 2018, 1:24 AM

Ambassadors of Christ heads off on U.S. tour

Famous Seventh Day Adventist choir, Ambassadors of Christ, will today head off to the United States of America on a 20-day tour. This is the choir’s first U.S. tour. The trip will include evangelistic crusades and concerts in Dallas, Houston and Texas, from August 4-18. For the past...

Wednesday, August 1, 2018, 12:42 AM

Karongi residents tipped on family planning

Parents in Karongi District have been called upon to embrace family planning practices as way of boosting their welfare. The inability to control the number of children born in a family bears a heavy burden of their wellbeing. According to Dr. Patrick Ndimubanzi, the Minister of State for Public...

Tuesday, July 31, 2018, 12:14 AM

Government, civil society tipped on green jobs

Forty decision-makers from different government institutions and civil society organisations last week concluded a five-day training that was held in Kigali. The training was held under the theme “Equipping women and youth in Rwanda with skills for green Jobs.” Green jobs are decent...

Saturday, July 28, 2018, 11:37 PM

African youths commit to fight genocide ideology

Thousands of Youths from different African countries have committed to fight for prosperity and make the world free from genocide ideology. The commitment was made yesterday as an estimated 2,500 delegation from 49 African countries visited the Kigali Genocide Memorial to learn from Rwanda’s...

Saturday, July 28, 2018, 12:53 AM

African youths seek remedy to unemployment

An estimated  2,500 delegates from 49 African countries are convening in Kigali for the 7th African Students and Youth summit that aims to discuss issues affecting the Africa and how to engage the youth to transform the continent. The summit is an opportunity for young Africans to discuss and...

Thursday, July 26, 2018, 5:51 PM

Continental youth summit discusses SDGs, AU Agenda 2063

Rwanda is hosting the 7th African Students and Youth summit, an event that has brought together 2,500 delegates from 49 countries. Taking place at Kigali Conference and Exhibition Village (KCEV) from yesterday until Saturday, the summit will enable the African youth to interact with top...

Wednesday, July 25, 2018, 1:59 AM

Continental youth summit kicks off in Kigali

Rwanda is hosting the 7th African Students and Youth summit, an event that has brought together 2,500 delegates from 49 countries across the continent. Taking place at Kigali Conference and Exhibition Village (KCEV) from today till Saturday, the summit will enable the African youth to...

Tuesday, July 24, 2018, 4:07 PM

Young girls challenged to believe in themselves

A group of 72 young girls were on Saturday challenged to believe in themselves and seize the opportunity presented by the current national leadership to make an impact in their communities. This was during a one- day workshop organised by the duo of Keren Neza and Cynthia Mulindi, the founders of...

Monday, July 23, 2018, 2:29 AM

Activists move to protect students from road accidents

Traffic Police has said that it is everyone’s duty to prevent road accidents that take away lives of many people. The remark was made on Saturday in Kigali during a one-day meeting that brought together Traffic police, RURA,Ministry of Youth, Students and teachers to discuss their...

Saturday, July 21, 2018, 11:53 PM

FEATURED: How electricity has changed lives in Rulindo District

Residents of Masoro and Cyinzuzi sectors in Rulindo District have since March this year lived a changed life as a result of electricity connection made in the area. Several residents from both sectors including small and large entrepreneurs have welcomed the electricity connection and are...

Friday, July 20, 2018, 12:56 AM

Be part of the development process, Christians told

The 19th Africa ‘Haguruka’ gospel summit, also known as Africa Arise and Shine conference, in Kigali last week, concluded on July 15, with a message to all Africans to join in Africa’s development effort. Organised by Zion Temple World Ministries, the weeklong summit was held...

Tuesday, July 17, 2018, 4:43 PM

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