Sports

Sport is important in promoting quality education – Minister Rwamukwaya

Sport is and will always be an important part of any community and plays a big role not only in promoting a healthy life but also in promoting quality education as well as contributing to integration and collaboration. This was observed by Olivier Rwamukwaya, the Minister of State for Technical...

Monday, August 20, 2018 - 11:05pm

High jump: Rwanda’s forgotten sport

When the sport of high jump is mentioned, the first African countries that come to mind might be Kenya, which is internationally recognised as being home to the world’s finest athletes. Other countries with which the sport is associated, include Ethiopia, Eritrea and occasionally Uganda....

Sunday, July 29, 2018 - 12:03am

Rwanda to host African Triathlon Cup next week

RWANDA will host this year’s African Triathlon Cup on August 4 in Rubavu District. While confirming the development to Sunday Sport on Friday, the president of Rwanda Triathlon Federation (RTF), Alexis Mbaraga revealed that the one-day continental event will attract participants from nine...

Saturday, July 28, 2018 - 10:52pm

Sport as an alternative means to attaining global peace

One of the biggest global challenges has been attaining peace and security in all continents and nations across the world, and a number of efforts have been made in order to attain this goal through various interventions such as conventions, sanctions, military actions among others. Despite the...

Thursday, July 12, 2018 - 9:39am

Why governments should invest in sports

WASHINGTON, DC – As the World Cup unfolds, captivating soccer fans around the globe, the broad appeal of high-level sports is on full display. But the impact of sports extends far beyond major international events, as impressive they may be, to include far-reaching benefits for ordinary...

Friday, June 29, 2018 - 8:28pm

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