Kigali sewage system gets €45m boost from European Investment Bank

The European Investment Bank (EIB) has given a €45 million, 25-year grant to the government for the construction of a

BRD and I&M receive EIB credit lines for private sector investment

The Rwanda Development Bank (BRD) and I&M Bank Rwanda have received credit lines from the European Investment Bank

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Airtel appoints new MD following merger with Tigo Rwanda

Following the approval of the merger between Airtel and Tigo Rwanda by the Rwanda Utilities Regulatory Authority (RURA) on the 23

Africa Tech Summit Kigali calls for undisruptive digital transformation across continent

The Africa Tech Summit Kigali that opened on Wednesday has called for the acceleration of undisruptive digital transformation and the

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Mobisol launches Paygee, an operating system for the PayAsYouGo industry

Mobisol, a leading provider of decentralized solar solutions, has launched Paygee, a competitively-priced hardware-agnostic software suite aimed at boosting the

Yegomoto gets license to install connected fare meters on taxi-motos

Yegomoto has received a license from the Rwanda Utilities Regulatory Agency to install intelligent connected fare meters on all the

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Rwanda hosts General Assembly of the Federation of African National Insurance Companies

The 42nd Annual General Assembly of the Federation of African National Insurance Companies (FANAF) kicked off in Kigali on Monday

MTN Rwanda launches ‘Birangize na MoMo’ Campaign

MTN Rwanda has launched its latest multi-channel Mobile Money campaign called ‘Birangize na MoMo,’ which emphasises the mobile

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Community policing youth volunteers clean Genocide memorials

Members of Rwanda Youth Volunteers in Community Policing on Saturday conducted a special Umuganda dedicated to cleaning and rehabilitating Genocide

Liquid Telecom sponsors Africa Tech Summit in Kigali

Liquid Telecom will join innovators and influencers from across Africa at the Africa Tech Summit taking place at the Marriott

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Chinese New Year celebrated with grand spectacle

The Chinese community in Rwanda, together with hundreds of Rwandans, on Friday celebrated the Chinese New Year, also known as

Police welcome 27 new dogs and handlers

27 handlers and their dogs have graduated from a two-week intensive training at the Canine Brigade headquarters in Masoro, Gasabo District,

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How to leverage urbanization for Rwanda’s economic transformation

“I came to Kigali about five years ago,” says 35-year-old Hassan Mudenge, a construction site assistant, “to

With 2 newcomers, Africa’s billionaires club now has 23 members

Buoyed by rising stock markets and commodity prices, Africa’s billionaires are collectively wealthier than a year ago. The 23

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Kagarama crime-free village delegation on community policing tour

A delegation of 30 residents of Kagarama, a crime free village in Nyamirama Cell, Gitoki Sector in Gatsibo District, on Thursday

HEC announces Chinese Master’s / PhD scholarships for STEM graduates

The Higher Education Council (HEC) has announced that there are three scholarships available at the Beijing Institute of Technology in

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Rubavu Airport to be upgraded for regional flights

Rubavu Airport in the Western Province is set to be upgraded into a facility with a capacity to handle both

Police book success in fight against motorcycle theft

Intensified police operations against motorcycle theft are paying off as more vehicles are recovered and thieves arrested. “Through investigations

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Finance Minister presents revised budget of Rwf 2.12 trillion to Parliament

Finance Minister Claver Gatete on Wednesday presented the revised 2017-2018 national budget to Parliament. The government proposes to revise the

State Minister Munyakazi calls for parents’ cooperation with schools

In the context of the campaign to raise awareness on the quality of education launched by the ministry of education

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Facebook joins hands with partners across Africa for a safer Internet

At the occasion of Safer Internet Day (SID) on February 6 under the theme of ‘Create, connect and share respect:

Police turns road safety focus to private vehicles

The Rwanda National Police (RNP) has issued a warning to reckless drivers, especially those driving private vehicles. The January road

Burundi risks becoming a ‘forgotten refugee crisis,’ UNHCR warns

The UN refugee agency UNHCR, with 26 other humanitarian partners, has launched a funding appeal for $391 million to support some 430,000 Burundian

Ethiopian military delegation visits RDF to discuss military justice

Five senior military officers from the Ethiopian ministry of defence are visiting Rwanda to discuss the functioning of military justice

Rwanda gets Rwf 3.5b for improved woods management, charcoal value chain

The government has received €3,382,000 (Rwf 3.5 billion) from the Nordic Development Fund (NDF) to improve woodlot management, charcoal production and