Police rotates peacekeepers in South Sudan

A Formed Police Unit (FPU) hybrid contingent of 240 police officers has returned home after a one-year tour of duty under

With 10 MW, Mobisol becomes largest off-grid provider in East Africa

Mobisol, a Germany-based provider of decentralized solar solutions, has reached a milestone by successfully installing a capacity of 10 MW in


Airtel owner Bharti family pledges 10% of wealth to philanthropy

The Bharti family, which has built one of India’s leading business enterprises, has decided to pledge 10% of its

Rebranded TDB (formerly PTA Bank) promises vigorous investment

The Eastern and Southern African Trade and Development Bank, better known as PTA Bank, has rebranded itself to Trade and


Top police officers out on the street for road safety

The road safety campaign launched a fortnight ago by the police has continued, as its leadership, commissioners and senior officers

Government strengthens private sector partnership for industrial development

The Government has renewed its commitment to working closely with the private sector and other partners to boost industrial development.


Mobisol launches Christmas promo to reward customers

Solar energy company Mobisol Rwanda has launched its Christmas promotion, ‘Nezerwa na Mobisol,’ to reward its loyal customers.

WASAC steps up awareness drive on non-revenue water

In a bid to promote the efficient use of water by reducing losses, the Water and Sanitation Corporation (WASAC) is


After ratification by Sweden, Kigali climate change Amendment to enter into force

With the ratification by Sweden a few days ago, the Kigali Amendment to the Montreal Protocol has reached the 20-country

Passengers report reckless bus driver, gets arrested

A reckless driver of a Stella bus has been detained after worried passengers reported him to the police. According to


President Kagame confers inaugural Igihango medals

President Paul Kagame has awarded the inaugural Igihango National Order of Outstanding Friendship to nine personalities, in recognition of their

Women’s network calls on members to save money for better future

A network of senior career women working in Rwanda has called on women to adopt a savings culture for a


Securing finance lies in the detail, says SME financier

Access to funding is often cited as the greatest hurdle to starting a business. However, contrary to the belief of

Special Christmas edition of Farmers’ And Artisans’ Market coming up

A special Christmas edition of the monthly Kigali Farmers’ And Artisans’ Market will be held on 25th November,


Kagame receives Estonian counterpart

President Kagame on Thursday received his Estonian counterpart, Kersti Kaljulaid, at Village Urugwiro for bilateral talks. During the meeting, the

Tigo Rwanda reaches 40% market share

68,555 new subscribers joined Tigo Rwanda in the month of October 2017, bringing the number of subscribers to 3,456,237, up from 3,387,682 in September 2017.


Rwanda to introduce universal visa on arrival in 2018

The directorate of immigration and emigration has announced that starting on 1st January, 2018, citizens of all countries will be able

Ecobank Group Research reveals three key emerging trends for Africa

The 2017 version of Ecobank Research’s Fixed Income, Currency and Commodities (FICC) Guidebook, which provides expert knowledge and analysis

MTN Rwanda partners with KVCS for cashless payment of parking fees

MTN Rwanda has partnered with Kigali Veterans Cooperatives Society (KVCS) to introduce a payment option for parking fees via the

Bugesera girl students sensitised on security ahead of holidays

Members of the Rwanda Youth Volunteers in Community Policing (RYVCP) in Bugesera District, on Wednesday reached out to students of

Kagame to award inaugural National Order of Friendship medals on Saturday

President Kagame will on Saturday award the inaugural Igihango National Order of Friendship medals to nine individuals in recognition of

Op-ed: How telecoms accelerate SME growth through innovation and technology

By Philip Amoateng This week Rwanda welcomed the fourth edition of the ‘SME and Banking Africa Forum’ at

Cimerwa donates 18 houses to displaced Rusizi families

Cimerwa, the leading and only local integrated cement producer in Rwanda, has handed over 18 modern houses to families in Rusizi

Nyagatare centre to provide hands-on skills in milk processing

The ministry of education has handed over a milk processing unit constructed in Nyagatare district to the Integrated Polytechnic Regional

Financial sector pledges $223m to SME financing at Kigali forum

Financial institutions in Rwanda have pledged at least $223m to SME financing under the ‘La Finance s’Engage&