Musanze

Musanze: Seven arrested over violating lockdown

Police in Musanze District on Sunday night arrested seven men after they were caught drinking alcohol in a closed compound, which is against the government directive imposing lockdown on all activities apart from those providing essential services. The countrywide lockdown is aimed at containing...

Tuesday, March 31, 2020 - 1:44am

Government ban fishing activities in Musanze waters

Authorities in Musanze District have suspended fishing activities on the different water bodies in the area where fish was mysteriously killed last week, as investigations continue to ascertain what killed the fish. Last week on Friday last week, residents of Musanze District woke up to the sight...

Thursday, September 27, 2018 - 12:02am

Govt to replenish fish ponds, impose fines on water polluters

The Government has outlined plans which include applying ‘polluter pays principle’ as well as replenishment of River Mugara, River Mukungwa and three ponds owned by farmers in Musanze District with fresh fish following massive death of fish caused by water contamination last Friday....

Monday, September 24, 2018 - 11:42pm

Musanze: Locals upbeat over new cement plant

Jobseekers in Musanze District have reason to smile after construction works for a new cement factory began Thursday. It is expected to create 2000 jobs. The plant was launched by Milbridge Group through its local firm Prime Cement at the newly established industrial zone located in Kimonyi Sector...

Wednesday, August 29, 2018 - 2:24am

Ruremesha tasked to guide Musanze to top-four finish

EMMANUEL Ruremesha, the newly appointed head coach of Musanze FC, has been tasked to guide the Azam Rwanda Premier League side to a top- four finish in the forthcoming 2018/2019 season. The former Gicumbi FC coach penned a two-year contract with the Musanze District-sponsored side on Tuesday,...

Wednesday, August 22, 2018 - 11:50pm

Farmers upbeat over new potato varieties

Irish potato farmers can breathe a sigh of relief after Rwanda Agriculture Board (RAB) introduced new potato varieties, which are heat resistant. The Board, in partnership with the United States Agency for International Development (USAID), on Wednesday launched the first batch of six new potato...

Saturday, August 4, 2018 - 12:12am

Musanze ready to host ‘memorable’ FEASSSA Games – Governor Gatabazi

JEAN Marie Vianney Gatabazi, the Governor of Northern Province, has expressed confidence that Musanze District will host successful and memorable FEASSSA Games come August 10-20. Regarded as Rwanda’s most mountainous district, Musanze is one of the five districts comprising Northern Province...

Thursday, August 2, 2018 - 10:13pm

[FEATURED] Shashagirana lucky winner rides away after world cup finals in Musanze

The mood of the crowd was enthusiastic as they watched France become the World Cup champions 2018 after an exhilarating 4-2 victory over Croatia. Didier Deschamps’s side proved too much to handle for Croatia as they produced a stunning display More than 3000 Rwandans, including hundreds of...

Tuesday, July 17, 2018 - 12:35am

Rayon take on Musanze in a must-win league clash

Today Musanze Vs Rayon Sports Defending champions Rayon Sports will this afternoon face Musanze in a rescheduled league match at Ubworoherane Stadium, seeking to close gap on leaders AS Kigali and second-placed APR. The Blues were upset by lowly Amagaju in a 2-1 defeat on Tuesday and will be...

Friday, June 8, 2018 - 7:58am

AS Kigali seek to bounce back after Kiyovu defeat

Today AS Kigali Vs Bugesera Thursday Musanze 1-2 APR AS Kigali are keen on bouncing back from Tuesday’s nightmare of 4-1 defeat to SC Kiyovu, when they take on Bugesera this afternoon at Kigali Stadium – starting at 3:30pm. The City of Kigali-sponsored side is now in second...

Friday, May 25, 2018 - 4:37am

Rwf1bn equipment lies idle for 3 years at Musanze school

An assortment of training equipment and consumables has been lying idle at Busogo Technical School in Musanze District for the last three years, The New Times has established. The equipment are comprised of 165 different items, including consumables, all valued at Rwf1 billion and were meant to be...

Friday, May 11, 2018 - 3:13am

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