Rwamagana

How Rwamagana’s community learning centre and library will boost education

On July 17, 2018, Rwanda Education Assistance Practice (REAP), a local educational NGO in Rwanda, inaugurated the Community Learning Centre (CLC), an educational resource centre in Rwamagana. The main objective of the centre is to make available relevant educational resources to the community and...

Wednesday, August 29, 2018 - 12:32am

Rwamagana man who killed his pregnant wife gets life sentence

Jean Damascene Ntezimana from Rwamagana was on Friday last week handed life sentence by Ngoma Intermediate Court for killing his 7-month pregnant wife in April this year. Like the trial proceedings, the verdict was handed from the village in Karenge sector in Rwamagana where the crime was...

Monday, July 23, 2018 - 2:11pm

Why the trial of the gruesome Rwamagana murder was held in open court

Hundreds of residents of Karenge Sector, Rwamagana District sat in silence on Tuesday morning as one of their own was driven to the scene of crime wearing the pink garb worn by inmates. Most of them had not seen Jean Damascene Ntezimana since he was arrested following the brutal killing of his...

Thursday, July 12, 2018 - 7:50am

Rwamagana crime-free village happy for new office

To residents of Rwamugurusu Village of Munyiginya Cell in Bwana Sector, Rwamagana District, having a fully equipped office, with television set and lit with solar power, it is a motivation to further strengthen their efforts to fight anything that can destabilize such development activities and...

Thursday, June 14, 2018 - 7:52am

Vulnerable women farmers in Rwamagana empowered through maize production

The contented atmosphere during harvest time at a maize farm in Eastern Province’s Rwamagana District (Kagabiro Sector) tells a ‘grass to grace’ story of a group of women who did not have their own source of income, and for long, relied on their husbands, or begging, for survival...

Wednesday, June 6, 2018 - 6:59pm

Rwamagana parents raise Rwf3m for children who lost mother in gruesome domestic violence case

Parents from all villages of Rwamagana District backed a fundraising drive to support six children whose mother was late last month killed by their father, in a homicide that shocked the nation. Jean Damascene Ntezimana murdered Beatrice Muhawenimana, leaving their six children without a parent to...

Friday, May 25, 2018 - 5:04am