MPs

Five things that the Third Chamber of Deputies will be remembered for

The Third Chamber of Deputies was dissolved on Thursday as Rwandans prepare for parliamentary elections due September 2-4. The outgoing Lower House distinguished itself in many ways, ranging from actively seeking accountability for mismanagement of public funds and citizen outreach and engagement,...

Saturday, August 11, 2018 - 1:28am

MPs reject labour law article allowing kids under 16 to work

Members of the lower chamber of parliament Tuesday rejected an article in the draft law regulating labour that, if passed as is, would allow children between 13 and 16 to join the labour force. Before the article was put to a vote, more than 13 MPs took the stand and one after the other voiced...

Tuesday, June 26, 2018 - 11:18pm