Imihigo

[FEATURED] Rutsiro pledges more reforms despite improvement in the 2017/18 Imihigo

Located in the Western Province, Rutsiro District has a population of 335,526 people grouped in 75,790 households. The District is composed of 13 sectors, 62 cells and 483 villages spread across 1157.3 sq.km of land. With a score of 72.4 per cent, Rutsiro district emerged 10th in the 2017-2018...

Friday, August 31, 2018 - 2:44am

Leaders sign Imihigo today

Local and central government leaders will today sign new performance contracts, best known as Imihigo, with the Head of State. The signing of the 2018/19 performance contracts will be combined with the presentation of an appraisal report from last year’s performance contracts. The 2017/18...

Monday, August 13, 2018 - 11:05am

Imihigo: Put citizens first, says Kagame

President Paul Kagame yesterday cautioned local leaders and other government officials who fail to address citizens’ problems, urging them to focus on addressing the issues affecting communities. He delivered the message in Kigali while presiding over the dissolution of the outgoing Lower...

Saturday, August 11, 2018 - 12:52am

Govt to spend Rwf500 billion on Imihigo

The Government will spend Rwf509 billion on the implementation of projects to alleviate poverty, the Minister for Local Government, Francis Kaboneka, has said. Delivering his remarks during the presentation on Imihigo for the 2017-2018 fiscal year and outlining the targets for this year, Kaboneka...

Friday, August 10, 2018 - 8:34am

Rwamagana District unveils new master plan

Rwamagana District has unveiled a new master plan as authorities attempt to expand its urban areas and avoid congestion. The five-year plan caters for the district’s main urban centres, Kigabiro, Muhazi, Gishali and Mwulire sectors. District authorities used Rwf70 million to design the...

Tuesday, July 24, 2018 - 10:06am

New examiner begins review of performance targets for districts

All the 30 districts are being evaluated to check the progress of the performance targets – Imihigo – which they committed to achieve during the just-concluded Fiscal Year. The review is, for the first time, being carried out by the National Institute of Statistics (NISR). The exercise...

Thursday, July 12, 2018 - 9:40am

People with Disabilities call for inclusion during preparation of Imihigo

National Council of Persons with Disabilities has called on districts to include programmes that benefit disabled people while preparing performance contracts (Imihigo). The call was made last week in Bugesera District during a one day workshop which brought together vice -mayors in charge of...

Monday, June 4, 2018 - 5:04am