CHOGM 2020

Top 6 business opportunities for local investors during CHOGM 2020

With the confirmation that preparations for Commonwealth Heads of Government Meeting (CHOGM) continue as planned despite the ongoing Corona outbreak in optimism that it will have been contained by June this year, what are some of the top business opportunities the meeting will bring? The New...

Tuesday, March 17, 2020 - 12:38pm

Brexit won’t shake C’wealth, says UK High Commissioner

The British High Commissioner to Rwanda, Jo Lomas, has said that the United Kingdom (UK) leaving the European Union (EU) will not destabilise the Commonwealth. Lomas made the remarks on Friday, March 13, 2020 the celebrations of Commonwealth Day 2020 at Rwanda Parliament. The UK officially...

Saturday, March 14, 2020 - 12:11am

Rwanda marks Commonwealth Day

Rwanda on Monday, March 9, joined member countries of Commonwealth to celebrate the Commonwealth Day. This year’s celebration runs under the theme ‘Delivering a Common Future: Connecting, Innovating, Transforming’. The event was marked by raising the Commonwealth flag...

Monday, March 9, 2020 - 6:39pm

Rwanda on track to host CHOGM – UK Envoy

Does Kigali look like a city hosting CHOGM in less than 5 months? What does a city hosting CHOGM look like? What has not been done yet? Are we even ready? These are some of the questions that Rwandans can often be heard asking out loud in regards to the oncoming Common Wealth Heads of State and...

Monday, February 17, 2020 - 12:19am

CHOGM is here, are you there?

The 26th Commonwealth Heads of Government [CHOGM] is only a few months away, to be hosted here in Kigali, 22-27th June, where, other than the government heads, we expect over 10,000 guests in the country. We are talking of that number of guests that will be here for almost a week,...

Thursday, January 30, 2020 - 12:27am

Rwanda to host global summit on Malaria and NTDs

The Ministry of Health Monday held a preparatory meeting of the Kigali Summit on Malaria and NTDs that will take place on the sidelines of the 26th Commonwealth Head of Government (CHOGM) meeting to be held in June this year. Diseases like elephantiasis that affect lower limbs and...

Monday, January 27, 2020 - 7:11pm