EALA to discuss gender equality bill in Kigali

The East African Legislative Assembly (EALA) will start its Fifth Meeting of the Fifth Session of the Third Assembly in

Dutch investors explore horticultural opportunities

A Dutch delegation led by Marjolijn Sonnema, the director general for agriculture and nature at the ministry of economic affairs


600 boxes of undeclared liquor intercepted

The police’s Revenue Protection Unit (RPU) and Rwanda Revenue Authority (RRA) have in a joint operation seized over 600

World’s future food security ‘in jeopardy,’ FAO warns

Mankind’s future ability to feed itself is in jeopardy due to intensifying pressures on natural resources, mounting inequality,


Kayonza education officials accused of recruitment fraud

Two directors in charges of education in Kayonza District have been arrested following complaints regarding the recent recruitment of teachers

Kenya, Uganda, Rwanda to jointly monitor transit cargo

Revenue Authorities in Kenya, Uganda and Rwanda have officially unveiled a Regional Electronic Cargo Tracking System (RECTs) enabling them to


FIFA President commissions Ferwafa Hotel, meets Kagame

The president of the international football federation FIFA, Gianni Infantino, has commissioned the hotel of the Rwandan football association Ferwafa,

Rwanda is Most Promising New Destination at Indian travel fair

Rwanda has won the Most Promising New Destination award at the Outbound Travel Mart (OTM) 2017 in India. For the second


Kigali Serena Hotel supports ‘Girinka’ with Friesian cow donation

The Kigali Serena Hotel has upheld its promise to support the country’s One-Cow-per-Family program, Girinka, with the donation

We must match our ambitions with deeds, Kagame tells retreat participants

President Paul Kagame has reminded senior officials attending the 14th National Leadership Retreat, Umwiherero, that their primary task is to


Italian police chief visits Rwanda, signs MoU with EAPCCO

The commander general of the Italian police (the Carabinieri), Lt. Gen. Tullio Del Sette, has visited the Rwanda National Police

Leadership Retreat starts tomorrow

The 14th National Leadership Retreat, or Umwiherero, will get underway tomorrow, Saturday 24th February. High-ranking officials from the government and


Rwandan mushroom grower gets boost from UK-based social investor

AgDevCo, a social-impact agribusiness investor, has announced a $0.45m debt investment in Rwandan mushroom grower Kigali Farms, which is completing

Next Einstein Forum looking for young African science and technology champions

This Friday, the Next Einstein Forum (NEF) launches the search for fifty-four science and technology Ambassadors, one champion from each


Rwanda, Uganda police discuss collaboration

The police forces of Rwanda and Uganda on Thursday held a bilateral meeting to review the progress made in implementing

‘RDF not just about military protection, but transforming this nation’ – Kagame

President Kagame on Thursday officiated at the pass-out ceremony of 478 officer cadets at the Rwanda Military Academy in Gako. The


Aviation Travel and Logistics Holding gets new management

The third meeting of the board of directors of Aviation Travel and Logistics Holding Ltd (ATL) has recently approved the

Experts recommend deradicalisation measures against extremism

A two-day meeting on counter-terrorism ended on February 22 in Kigali with regional experts recommending that member countries of the Eastern


Rwanda hosts Africa Aviation Conference

The Africa Aviation Conference opened on Wednesday at the Kigali Convention Centre with a call for countries across the continent

Regional police forces and experts discuss terrorism threat

Counter-terrorism experts from police institutions in the region and international organizations are meeting in Kigali for a 2-day workshop on


PSF and BDF sign agreement to help young entrepreneurs in agriculture

The Private Sector Federation (PSF), through its Chamber of Young Entrepreneurs, and the Business Development Fund (BDF), have signed a

Premier invites Indian investors to explore new areas

Prime Minister Anastase Murekezi has said that Rwanda is a competitive destination for investment as doing business in the country


Digital Ambassadors program kicks off in Kigali

A new initiative, the  Digital Ambassadors Program (DAP), aims to transform the lives of 5 million citizens by bringing them

Sale of government’s I&M shares extended to 10th March

The sale of the 19.81% shareholding held by the government in I&M Bank Rwanda, launched on the 14th February,

Three bilateral agreements signed during Indian vice-President’s visit

At the occasion of a 3-day visit to Rwanda by Indian Vice-President Hamid Ansari, the two countries signed three MoUs