MININFRA

Govt targets 50% electricity rollout

The government has said that access to electricity will reach 51 per cent by the end of this fiscal year up, from the current 45 per cent. Officials from the Ministry of Infrastructure announced the development in Kigali yesterday during the signing of performance contracts with its agencies. The...

Saturday, August 11, 2018 - 1:26am

Kwibuka24: Infrastructure ministry honours staff killed in the Genocide

The Ministry of Infrastructure (MININFRA) paid tribute to 144 members of staff who were killed during the 1994 Genocide against the Tutsi The ministry now combines two former ministries; Transport and Communication (MINITRASCO); and Public Works and Energy (MINITRAPE). MININFRA staff and all...

Tuesday, May 29, 2018 - 6:04am

FEATURED: An insight into how Infrastructure in Rwanda is transforming lives and boosting the economy

Urbanization, Housing and rural settlement : An insight into how Infrastructures in Rwanda are transforming lives, boosting the economy 24 years after 1994 Genocide against the Tutsi that left over a million of people dead, thousands of orphans and widows and others fleeing the country let...

Monday, May 21, 2018 - 9:34am

MPs push for disaster fund as rains cause havoc

About 10,000 houses, worth an estimated Rwf24 billion, were destroyed by heavy rains that hit various parts of the country since January; this is without counting damage to infrastructure, not to mention loss of life. The disasters have led to members of the parliamentary standing committee on...

Monday, May 21, 2018 - 5:00am

Kigali-Gatuna emergency road repairs near completion

Workers from Horizon Group work on the damaged section of the Kigali-Gatuna highway in Cyumba Sector in Gicumbi District on Wednesday. The local construction company says repairs on the highway are expected to be completed before the weekend, ahead of the Monday deadline set by the Ministry of...

Friday, May 18, 2018 - 7:04pm

Team set up to monitor rain-induced disasters

The Government has established a team to speed up the relocation of citizens who live in high risk zones and whose lives are in danger due to rain-induced disasters. The move is in response to disasters related to recent heavy rains and the team is comprised of several ministries including those...

Saturday, May 12, 2018 - 1:17am

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