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Peddlers of alternative truths; time you got off your high horse

So, where has this Wild West ‘cowboy’ sprung from, guns blazing, to aptly come to our rescue? Were we not beginning to miss these passionate protectors of ours, no tongue-in-cheek? For information, ‘cowboy’ is in inverted commas because Rwandan civility forbids calling...

Friday, June 22, 2018 - 12:17pm

Discover your adventurous side

I always thought I was fairly acquainted with my country, however, I am not. Warmly known as “the land of a thousand hills”, Rwanda is small but fast-growing, and whereas many of us grew up here, we are yet to discover what this green nation has to offer. When people talk about...

Thursday, June 21, 2018 - 8:23pm

Rwanda is right to promote its tourism, Dutch minister tells MPs

Recent news that Rwanda Development Board had become Arsenal’s first-ever sleeve sponsorship partner was largely greeted with praises with many describing the deal as a masterstroke that would help transform the country’s tourism sector. Nonetheless, some people criticised the...

Friday, June 1, 2018 - 5:01am

Editorial: Criticism of Rwanda-Arsenal partnership misplaced but not exactly unexpected

Rwanda Development Board and Arsenal Football Club last week announced a partnership deal under which the London club will promote Rwanda as a top destination and help develop the country’s football over the next three years.  The deal was a coup for Rwanda in every sense. Besides...

Monday, May 28, 2018 - 9:42am

Rwanda becomes Arsenal’s first tourism partner

Rwanda is Arsenal’s first-ever tourism partner. The top-flight English Premier League football club will have all their teams wear ‘Visit Rwanda’ on the sleeves. Vinal Venkatesham, Arsenal’s Chief Commercial Officer said the deal will bring Rwanda into people’s minds...

Wednesday, May 23, 2018 - 9:54am

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