City of Kigali

Rwanda secures funds to restore Kigali’s degraded wetlands

Funding from Global Environment Facility (GEF) through World Bank will help restore degraded wetlands in the City of Kigali, the country’s environmental watchdog has said. According to Rwanda Environment Management Authority (REMA), the unspecified funding will help restore Gikondo...

Tuesday, March 10, 2020 - 2:24pm

CoK designates 4 places to watch New Year fireworks.

You might have all the fun, attend all concerts but nothing beats a New Year that kicks off with dazzling fireworks. The City of Kigali seems to understand this and they’ve designated four locations from where fireworks will be launched to welcome 2019. Apart from Kigali Convention Centre...

Monday, December 31, 2018 - 12:51pm

Kigali city tasked to urgently get lasting solution to Nduba landfill

Members of the Parliamentary Public Accounts Committee (PAC) have tasked new Mayor of the City of Kigali, Marie-Chantal Rwakazina, and her team to urgently fix the issues surrounding Nduba landfill. In their annual exercise of scrutinising public institutions’ expenditure and management of...

Friday, June 8, 2018 - 12:11am

Kigali City unveil ‘professional Umuganda’

The City of Kigali has started community work that enables personnel from various professions to give back to their communities through their field of expertise. The programme was inaugurated Tuesday during the closure of Kigali City Councillors’ Week at Petit Stadium in Kigali. During the...

Thursday, May 24, 2018 - 4:25am

Kigali Marathon: How to make the race a top sporting event

When the maiden Kigali International Peace Marathon was held 14 years ago, Uganda’s Joseph Nsubuga and Margret Nakindu swept the top prizes in the men and women races, respectively. Rwanda’s Epiphanie Nyirabambe finished third and was the only Rwandan to get a podium finish. The...

Friday, May 18, 2018 - 7:06pm

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