Indian vice-President’s wife commends Isange Centres

Salma Ansari, the wife of Indian vice-President who is on a 3-day visit to Rwanda, has commended Rwanda’s

High-risk area Ngororero residents move into disaster resilient houses

“While I myself am an old man, I am now reassured that my family has a safe future with


Skills for sustainable growth

Celine Uwineza,Co-founder of Right Seat We all know that skills are key to future economic growth and sustaining businesses;

Campaign against GBV, child abuse goes to Kayonza

The ongoing national campaign against gender-based violence (GBV) and child abuse on Thursday went to Kayonza District where residents were


Police and Muslim youth leaders join hands to fight radicalism

75 Muslim youth leaders on Thursday held a one-day workshop under the theme ‘Building a Secure World to Ensure Safety

Commonwealth ICT forum calls for support for apps entrepreneurship

App developers, policymakers and regulators have gathered in Kigali to promote mobile app entrepreneurship as a means to accelerate the


IKEA to launch Africa-designed collection, with Rwandan input

Swedish furniture giant IKEA has announced that it will work alongside Cape Town organisation Design Indaba to produce its

Rwanda receives €10m support from Belgium for electricity access roll out

The governments of Rwanda and Belgium have signed a financing agreement worth €10 million (approximately Rwf 8.7 billion) to support the


Research calls for new approach to youth employment training strategies in Africa

A report presented by The MasterCard Foundation is making the case for a new approach to youth employment training strategies

USAID invests over Rwf 68bn for students to learn to read in Kinyarwanda

On Thursday, the United States Agency for International Development (USAID) held a launch event at Groupe Scolaire Kinyinya to highlight


New project launched to improve food security and nutrition

A new project called Voice for Change Partnership (V4CP) to improve nutrition of poor families was launched on Wednesday

Army Medical Outreach helps vulnerable genocide survivors

The Rwanda Military Hospital (RMH), through Army Medical Outreach Program, is offering specialized medical services to genocide survivors in Ngororero


Anzisha Prize for young African entrepreneurs opens applications for 2017

The African Leadership Academy and The MasterCard Foundation has launched the 2017 call for applications for the Anzisha Prize for young

Rwanda to strengthen the multi-sector approach to achieve women’s rights

Achieving women’s rights fully as provided for by the Maputo Protocol and related domestic laws requires a strong


Young Africa Works Summit to focus on agriculture

The MasterCard Foundation is hosting its second Young Africa Works Summit in Kigali on Thursday, February 16th and Friday, February 17

Airtel data customers get in Valentine’s mood with romantic night

At the occasion of Valentine’s Day, Airtel Rwanda offered its data customers a romantic night to enjoy with


MTN and CBA Bank launch mobile loans and savings product MoKash

Telecommunication provider MTN Rwanda in partnership with Commercial Bank of Africa (CBA) on Wednesday launched a savings and loans product

Forged driver’s licenses discovered with high-tech traffic system

The recently introduced hi-tech traffic information management system has led to the arrest of two men who used forged driver&


Afreximbank-Ecobank agreement to promote African trade

The African Export-Import Bank (Afreximbank) and Ecobank Transnational Incorporated (ETI), parent company of the Ecobank Group, have signed a memorandum

Government launches sale of I&M Bank shares

The ministry of finance and economic planning on Tuesday announced the offer for sale to the public of its stake


Chamber of Deputies adopts revised budget

The Chamber of Deputies has adopted the 2016/17 revised budget. Tabling the draft revised budget report, Constance Mukayuhi Rwaka, the chairperson

Karongi crime preventers offered HIV testing

Medical staff from the police’s Specialized Medical Programmes has extended HIV voluntary HIV counselling and testing services to


‘We were not created to remain poor,’ Kagame tells Nyagatare residents

President Paul Kagame on Monday toured Nyagatare District in the Eastern Province, visiting several sites and holding meetings with people

Rwandair to start direct flights to Mali

A new bilateral agreement between Mali and Rwanda will open doors to nationals of the two countries to explore and

Airtel Tera Stori campaign comes to Huye with a bang

Airtel Rwanda’s Tera Stori concert descended on Huye this weekend drawing a huge crowd to join The Ben,