Paul Ntambara

Rwanda, People to People International forge closer ties

SOUTHERN PROVINCE HUYE—A delegation of 30 professionals from People to People International based in Kansas City, United States is in Rwanda where they are undertaking an understanding mission of areas in which they can put to use their professional skills. According to Ralph Baard, vice-president...

Tuesday, September 11, 2007, 12:00 AM

Nyaruguru laments cement scarcity

SOUTHERN PROVINCE NYAMAGABE—Businesses in Nyaruguru district have expressed disappointment over the scarcity of cement in the district that has brought construction work to a standstill. Expressing the concerns during a Provincial Private Sector Federation (PSF) general assembly held in Nyamagabe...

Monday, September 10, 2007, 12:00 AM

Rwanda joins the East African Community Students Union

SOUTHERN PROVINCE HUYE- Institutions of higher learning in Rwanda are bracing for their merger with the East African Students Union, which will have its seat in Rwanda. Geoffrey Gasasira, member of the steering committee and guild president of the National University of Rwanda said that plans to...

Friday, September 7, 2007, 12:00 AM

Gacaca: 2000 disappear

SOUTHERN PROVINCE  HUYE—Authorities from Huye district have said that in the past five years over 2,000 people wanted by Gacaca courts have disappeared. The revelation was made during the Gacaca general meeting that brought together all Inyangamugayo (people of integrity) from fourteen...

Wednesday, September 5, 2007, 12:00 AM

Sect members arrested over boycotting ID registration

SOUTHERN PROVINCE GISAGARA—twenty three members of a religious sect are in custody alleged of having boycotted the just concluded national identity card registration. The sect that has majority of its followers being women is believed to have disassociated its selves from mainstream Pentecostal...

Monday, September 3, 2007, 12:00 AM

Big turn up for National Identity card registration

SOUTHERN PROVINCE HUYE — Thousands of residents in the Southern Province turned up for national identy card registration as registration took another course. Residents who turned up very early in the morning on Saturday were required to produce documents of Umuganda cards, Mutuelle de Sante cards...

Sunday, September 2, 2007, 12:00 AM

NUR dons brainstorm on AU

SOUTHERN PROVINCE HUYE — A major internaional conferences on regional integration have opened at the National University of Rwanda, with professors debating the future of Rwanda, East Africa, and Africa in general. “Challenges of Free Movement of Goods, People and Services in the United Africa” has...

Thursday, August 30, 2007, 12:00 AM

Huye town faced with sanitation crisis

SOUTHERN PROVINCE HUYE — A mini- survey conducted by The New Times in Huye town indicates that a health crisis is looming if district authorities do not move in to address that situation. The town that has over 70 000 people does not have a single public toilet facility that is operational. What...

Monday, August 27, 2007, 12:00 AM

MINICOM moves to assist passion fruit growers

SOUTHERN PROVINCENYAMAGABE — The Ministry of Trade, Tourism and Cooperatives has moved to help passion fruit growers in Musebeya, and Mushubi sector. The ministry is looking to help organise the trade, and help growers benefit from their investments. In a meeting with representatives of passion...

Thursday, August 23, 2007, 12:00 AM

Business plan competitions kick off

SOUTHERN PROVINCE HUYE — Varsity students have been called upon to play an active role in formulating income-generating projects in Southern and Eastern Province if they are to break the cycle of dependence on government for employment opportunities, officials from business development services...

Tuesday, August 21, 2007, 12:00 AM

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