Two more female riders enter camp ahead of African Championships

TWO JUNIOR female riders, Valentine Nzayisenga and Jeanette Manishimwe, have joined another pair of riders in residential camp at Golden Tulip Hotel in Bugesera as Team Rwanda intensify preparations for the 14th African Continental Road Championships scheduled for February 13-18 in Rwanda. The two...

Monday, February 12, 2018, 12:00 AM

Fresh Ferwafa polls set for March 31

THE Electoral Commission of Rwanda Football Federation (Ferwafa) has set the new date for presidential elections of the local football governing on March 31. The president of the commission, Adolphe Kalisa, said they will receive nomination forms on February 19, vet them on February 28 before...

Monday, February 12, 2018, 12:00 AM

Bluesky Taekwondo Open kicks off at Amahoro stadium

IT is going to be a show of talent and entertaining demonstration of martial arts in the inaugural Bluesky Taekwondo Open Championship at NPC Gymnasium. The one-day event, which starts at 9am today, has attracted around 60 young taekwondo players aged between 5 and 13 years it is organised by...

Saturday, February 10, 2018, 12:00 AM

Africa Road Champions; an opportunity for Rwanda to shine

The story of cycling in Rwanda is a phenomenal one. The game has been on the rise and the national cycling team (Team Rwanda) has been the shoulder to lean on for local sports enthusiasts. Led by 21-year-old Areruya, local cycling has been nothing short of a country’s pride, first winning...

Saturday, February 10, 2018, 12:00 AM

Athlete Ntawuyirushintege vows to fly Rwanda's flag high in Italy

Rwanda long distance runner, Pontien Ntawuyirushintege has vowed to win as many Italian athletics competitions as possible to keep flying the country’s flag high this year. So far in the 2018 season, the 29-year-old athlete has won two races. The first was on January 14 when he claimed Terni...

Friday, February 9, 2018, 12:00 AM

Team Rwanda hailed after Cameroon triumph

GC: Top five1. Joseph Areruya (Rwanda) – 10:27:342. El Mehdi Chokri (Morocco) 10:30:143. Al Kouraji Mohane (Morocco) – 10:30:404. Jean Paul Rene Ukiniwabo (Rwanda) – 10:32:275. Aidan Van Niekerk (South Africa) – 10:33:02 RWANDA Cycling Federation (FERWACY) president Aimable...

Tuesday, February 6, 2018, 12:00 AM

PHOTOS: Team Rwanda cyclists return to Kigali as champions

Team Rwanda Cycling was majestically welcomed on Monday night at Kigali International Airport after a stunning performance that saw golden boy Joseph Areruya winning the inaugural Under-23 UCI Tour de l’Espoir on Sunday evening in Yaoundé, Cameroon. Sterling Magnell’s men finished top of the 15-...

Tuesday, February 6, 2018, 12:00 AM

Areruya wins Tour de l'Espoir

GC: Top five1. Joseph Areruya (Rwanda) – 10:27:342. El Mehdi Chokri (Morocco) 10:30:143. Al Kouraji Mohane (Morocco) – 10:30:404. Jean Paul Rene Ukiniwabo (Rwanda) – 10:32:275. Aidan Van Niekerk (South Africa) – 10:33:02 Stage 4: Top five1. Henok Mulueberhan (Eritrea)...

Monday, February 5, 2018, 12:00 AM

REG, IPRC-South crowned Heroes basketball tournament champions

Sunday: Men REG                        54-51     Patriots Espoir                    78-71     IPRC-South Women IPRC-South         79-77     APR U18 National Team 65-75 Ubumwe RWANDA Energy Group (men) and IPRC-South (women) were on crowned champions of the 2018 National Heroes Basketball...

Monday, February 5, 2018, 12:00 AM

Areruya takes Yellow Jersey as Mugisha wins stage 3 of Tour de l’Espoir in Cameroon

Saturday, stage 3 Top five1. Samuel Mugisha – 2:28:402. Joseph Areruya – 2:28:403. Ejgu Million Beza (Ethiopia) – 2:31:174. Didier Munyaneza (Rwanda) – 2:31:245. El Mehdi Chokri (Morocco) – 2:31:24 General classification, stage 31. Joseph Areruya – 8:36:472....

Sunday, February 4, 2018, 12:00 AM

REG keen to maintain unbeaten streak in Heroes Day tourney

Today: Men Patriots Vs IPRC-South 5pm WomenAPR Vs U18 National Team 1pmThe Hoops Vs IPRC-South 3pm RWANDA Energy Group (REG) will be keen on keeping their unbeaten run in the ongoing Heroes Day Basketball Tournament when they take on IPRC-South on Saturday at Amahoro Indoor Stadium. The league...

Saturday, February 3, 2018, 12:00 AM

Team Rwanda eye win as Tour de l'Espoir heads into stage 3

Today, 3pm Stage 3: Yaoundé - Yaoundé (101.8km) TEAM Rwanda riders are optimistic to put up a great show for a first stage win when the ongoing inaugural UCI Under-23 Tour de l’Espoir heads into stage 3 on Saturday in Cameroon. Led by La Tropicalle Amissa Bongo 2018 winner...

Saturday, February 3, 2018, 12:00 AM

Team Rwanda eye win as Tour de l’Espoir heads into stage 3

Today, 3pmStage 3: Yaoundé - Yaoundé (101.8km) TEAM Rwanda riders are optimistic to put up a great show for a first stage win when the ongoing inaugural UCI Under-23 Tour de l’Espoir heads into stage 3 on Saturday in Cameroon. Led by La Tropicalle Amissa Bongo 2018 winner...

Saturday, February 3, 2018, 12:00 AM

REG keen to maintain unbeaten streak in Heroes Day tourney

Today: MenPatriots Vs IPRC-South 5pm WomenAPR Vs U18 National Team 1pmThe Hoops Vs IPRC-South 3pm RWANDA Energy Group (REG) will be keen on keeping their unbeaten run in the ongoing Heroes Day Basketball Tournament when they take on IPRC-South on Saturday at Amahoro Indoor Stadium. The league...

Saturday, February 3, 2018, 12:00 AM

Rwandan Ukiniwabo finishes 2nd in stage 2 at Tour de l’Espoir

Thursday Stage 2: Top five1. Daniel Habtemchael (Eritrea) – 3:41:322. Jean Paul Rene UKiniwabo (Rwanda) – 3:41:323. Gregory Rougier-Lagane (Mauritius) – 3:42:104. Najib Assal (Algeria) – 3:42:265. Solomon Zemenfes (Eritrea) – 3:42:26 Other Rwandans6. Joseph Areruya – 3:42:2612. Samuel...

Friday, February 2, 2018, 12:00 AM

Espoir and APR lock horns in Heroes' hoops tournament

Friday: Women U18 National Team vs The Hoops 6pm Men Espoir vs APR 8pm Thursday Patriots 69-62 APR Espoir 58-65 REG Women Ubumwe 45-53 The Hoops After both teams suffering defeats on Thursday evening, Espoir and APR will lock horns on Friday night in the ongoing Heroes basketball...

Friday, February 2, 2018, 12:00 AM

Mutokambali names interim U18 squad for FIBA Zone V

RWANDA basketball head coach Moise Mutokambali has named a provisional squad for this year’s U18 FIBA Africa Zone V championship slated for May in Dar es Salaam, Tanzania. The regional basketball governing body is yet to fix exact dates for the youth tournament (male and women), which will...

Thursday, February 1, 2018, 12:00 AM

Espoir, REG face off in Heroes Cup

ThursdayMenEspoir vs REG 4pmPatriots vs APR 6pmWomenUbumwe vs The Hoops 2pm Rwanda national basketball league archrivals Espoir and Rwanda Energy Group (REG) will face off in Heroes Cup tournament on Thursday at Amahoro Indoor Stadium. The game starts at 4p.m. Reigning league champions REG will...

Thursday, February 1, 2018, 12:00 AM

Mutokambali names interim U18 squad for FIBA Zone V

RWANDA basketball head coach Moise Mutokambali has named a provisional squad for this year’s U18 FIBA Africa Zone V championship slated for May in Dar es Salaam, Tanzania. The regional basketball governing body is yet to fix exact dates for the youth tournament (male and women), which will...

Thursday, February 1, 2018, 12:00 AM

Espoir, REG face off in Heroes Cup

ThursdayMenEspoir vs REG 4pmPatriots vs APR 6pmWomenUbumwe vs The Hoops 2pm Rwanda national basketball league archrivals Espoir and Rwanda Energy Group (REG) will face off in Heroes Cup tournament on Thursday at Amahoro Indoor Stadium. The game starts at 4p.m. Reigning league champions REG will...

Thursday, February 1, 2018, 12:00 AM