MANIFESTO REVIEW: Social Security (Pillar 4, Part 2)

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Every Rwandan’s dignity counts. …

MANIFESTO REVIEW: Rwanda's Economy (Pillar Three- Part 1)

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Rwanda’s Long Walk: Consolidating the Gains, the promises made to the Rwandan People by His Excellency President Paul Kagame in his second mandate’s political campaign and on 6th September 2010 in his inaugural speech at his swearing in ceremony to lead Rwanda for the next seven years and how …

MANIFESTO REVIEW: Justice (Pillar Two-Part 1)

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Rwanda’s Long Walk: Consolidating the Gains, the promises made to the Rwandan People by His Excellency President Paul Kagame in his second mandate’s political campaign and on 6th September 2010 in his inaugural speech at his swearing in ceremony to lead Rwanda for the next seven years and how …

MANIFESTO REVIEW: Good Governance (Pillar One-Part 1)

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Rwanda’s Long Walk: Consolidating the Gains, the promises made to the Rwandan People by His Excellency President Paul Kagame in his second mandate’s political campaign and on 6th September 2010 in his inaugural speech at his swearing in ceremony to lead Rwanda for the next seven years and how …

Rwanda Revenue Authority Collecting revenues for financing national development programs

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Rwanda Revenue Authority performance in a time line from the fiscal year 2009/2010 to 2015/2016 is one of the exemplary success stories of Rwanda’s good governance is a principle to its achievement. Below are the performance statistic for RRA for the last 6 …

Century Park Kigali: Architectural marvel set to redefine Kigali's Landscape

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Welcome to Century Park Hotels and Residences in Nyarutarama, Gasabo District in Kigali, in a pristine location, covering an area of 9.6 Hectares. The Century Park Development consists of 16 luxury villas, 15 blocks of Royal apartments, an entertainment area with a high-end Lounge”Chillax”and an authentic Chinese restaurant “Tung”. The project …

RSwitch taking lead as Rwanda's e-payments enabler

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While the Company was initially established with the vision of running Rwanda’s electronic payment system, it has expanded to serve as a financial solutions entity offering various services to include; Financial interoperability, SmartCash debit card scheme, a debit card bureau, Automated teller machine services such as leasing, monitoring and …

Airtel Touching Lives series lifts hope for children living in prisons with their mothers

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Airtel Touching lives a show that airs on TVR and TV1 celebrates and assists the individuals and projects that are making a difference to the lives of people around them. In its episode 3 touching lives lifted hopes for children by offering assistance to Enfant Chez Soi Association inform of cows …

WASAC: Behind Rwanda’s Water and Sanitation quick turnaround

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Since the institutionalization of Water and Sanitation Corporation Limited (WASAC Ltd) one and a half years ago, following a decision by the Government of Rwanda to unbundle the Energy Water and Sanitation Authority ( EWSA ) and establish two business oriented Corporations responsible for Energy as well as Water and Sanitation, the …

Duterimbere ONG Empower women, empower the nation

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Duterimbere ONG was established in 1987 by 29 ordinary Rwandan women who reckoned that it is important and crucial that a Rwandan woman needed to acquire an equal status in society,” says Mukeshimana Dativa, Executive Secretary of Duterimbere ONG in …

SCI Group, NCR franchise creating a strong footprint on the East African IT landscape

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The Service and Computer Industries Rwanda (SCIR) is an ISO Certified company that manages the NCR franchise. SCI is developing the Rwanda ICT industry through its ICT-related …

Sonarwa Consolidating, diversifying insurance services

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SONARWA, one of the oldest insurance company in Rwanda has a number of traditional policies and products that are offered equally by its competitors, the major one being motor insurance which contributes more than 70% of the company’s premium. Others are; performance bonds, customs bonds, advance bonds and many others …

MANIFESTO REVIEW: Social Well Being (Pillar Four-Part 1)

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Rwanda’s Long Walk: Consolidating the Gains, the promises made to the Rwandan People by His Excellency President Paul Kagame in his second mandate’s political campaign and on 6th September 2010 in his inaugural speech at his swearing in ceremony to lead Rwanda for the next seven years and how …

BRD: Financing development projects for socio-economic transformation of Rwanda

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Incorporated in 1967, Development Bank of Rwanda (BRD) has a vision of becoming a world-class finance institution focused on accelerating Rwanda’s economic transformation. Over the past five years, the Bank has been at the helm of providing long-term financing and advisory services to impactful entrepreneurs in key priority sectors – such …

Mugisha and wife look to pioneer chain of fitness clubs in Rwanda through VisionFund

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With the success they have enjoyed as a couple ever since they started working with VisionFund Rwanda (VFR) John Mugisha and his wife are working hard towards opening a chain of fitness clubs all across …

University of Tourism Technology & Business Studies Building knowledge, polishing skills, propelling national development

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University of Tourism, Technology and Business Studies (UTB), is one singular symbol of the many fruits of good government policies that define and refine investment policies, leaving no room for discrimination but, instead, assure and reassure that women can, as well, venture into such big projects that tremendously contribute to …

Rwanda energy sector leaps into success as connections mount

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For a sustainable economic growth, energy Sector has to be reinforced as a pillar of development. Electricity access in Rwanda is growing rapidly, grid connections through the government’s Electricity Access Roll-out Programme (EARP) and related initiatives have increased from about 110,000 households in 2009 to more than 590,000 households (24.6% of the total) …

Umwalimu Sacco Redefining Rwanda teachers’ welfare

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Umwalimu Sacco is a Savings & Credit Cooperative for Rwandan Teachers that has been operational since 2006, but was licensed by National Bank of Rwanda (BNR), to operate as a financial institution in 2008. The SACCO has contributed to teachers’ development and welfare throughout the …

Akagera Business Group launches newest generations of Toyota Hilux and Toyota Fortuner

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Rwanda’s top automobile firm, Akagera Motors has introduced the all-new generations of Toyota Hilux and Toyota Fortuner. In an event that took place at Karuruma, Gasabo district, on Saturday 24th Sept 2016, the business subsidiary of Akagera Business Group launched the Toyota Hilux, best-selling pick-up truck in Rwanda that is …

AFRACA Conference BRD, stakeholders commit to increased agricultural financing

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As part of efforts to commercialize the agricultural sector, the Development Bank of Rwanda (BRD) along with other rural agricultural finance players agreed to extend more credit facilities to the sector. The resolution was reached during the African Rural and Agricultural Credit Association (AFRACA) conference that took place in Kigali …

How Mukabarisa used VisionFund loans to come out of poverty

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Mukabarisa gives credit to VisionFund for the loans they provide to people like her and she adds that such loan transforms their dreams into reality and they are able to live a successful life wherever they are. She advises people not to let past circumstances hold them down but always …

Kwetu Film School Building capacities for Rwanda’s film content developers

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Kwetu Film School in Gacuriro estates in Kigali is a growing film institution that is here to provide trainings and education for interested and talented students and professionals in the creative and technical fields of film and TV. In exclusive interviews, Enoch Ssemuwemba, the school’s manager and Rene J. …

Urwego answers your Frequently Asked Questions on its new Treasury Department

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Since the formation of its exciting Treasury department early this year, people’s bank Urwego Opportunity Bank this month took it upon itself to attend to the different queries about the …

Pomp and spectacle as Miss, Mr. UTB 2016 crowned

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They all walked with grace, every step speaking of intent and purpose; gliding on the stage—the catwalk—with deliberate sensual swaying of their bodies, limbs and looks that you would take for born royalty instead of practice. The audience was lit with the corralled assembly of beauty. The dressing …

RNIT Iterambere Fund to boost saving and investment for low income earners

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A new fund to promote financial inclusion targeting Rwandans especially those with low earnings was launched the 12th July 2016 by Rwanda National Investment Trust Ltd (RNIT), a company that was established by the government of Rwanda with an objective to promote the culture of saving among Rwandans. The launch was …