BRITAM Insurance Rwanda launches, promises to use technology in extending insurance penetration

In a move to extend footprint into the east African region, Britam on July 25th officially launched its subsidiary in

MTN supports housing project for Refugees

Kigali – MTN Rwanda today contributed 5,000,000Rwf to construct housing units in Nyagatare for over 1000 Rwandan returnees that were evicted from


UAE Exchange organises Ifthar get-together

The leading remittance and foreign exchange service provider, UAE Exchange conducted Ifthar (the daily meal eaten when breaking the fasting

President Kagame receives Equity Bank Group Board members

Kigali, 22 July 2014President Kagame today received a delegation of Equity Bank Group Board members who called to update him on


Fight corruption by not participating in it

Kigali, 21 July 2014 President Kagame has told African youth that the best way to fight corruption is by aspiring to

President Kagame opens conference to mark BNR 50 years Anniversary

Kigali, 18 July 2014President Kagame today officially opened the International Conference on Financial Inclusion, organized to mark 50 years since the establishment


SAR Equity Rwanda Access to quality light made affordable

Just like water, food, and other generic basic life needs, having access to quality light at all time is a

Tigo Rwanda partners with Kenya Commercial Bank to facilitate mobile money transfers.

Kigali, July 17, 2014 - Tigo has partnered with regional banking giant, Kenya Commercial Bank (KCB) in Rwanda to enable customers of


Tigo opens applications for new incubator for technology startups

July 18. 2014. Kigali, Rwanda— think, the newly established tech incubator in Kigali announced today through its website-, the call

President Kagame visits Muhanga District

17 July 2014 President Kagame today visited Muhanga District, where he was received by thousands of Muhanga residents in Kiyumba cell.


President Kagame receives Chinese investors

Kigali, 15 July 2014President Kagame today received a delegation of Chinese investors in light manufacturing, led by Professor Justin Yifu Lin,

MTN initiates cardless ATM withdrawals, integrates with banks

In yet another innovation that will undoubtedly push Rwanda’s financial sector forward to convenience, the leading Telecommunication Company


Police College hold Peace and Security symposium

The National Police College (NPC), on July 14, held a symposium on ‘Peace and Security’ with a call for regional law

More stolen electronics recovered in Kigali

The ongoing crackdown on a group involved in break-in in Kigali city especially targeting electronics, has continued to yield positive


IGP Gasana welcomes Police officers from Haiti mission

The Inspector General of Police Emmanuel K. Gasana, on July 11 met with the 129 Police officers who returned home last week

Regional Police students in post-conflict management study tour

Police students from regional countries attending the ‘Senior Command and Staff’ course at the National Police College in Musanze district,


UAE Exchange opens another branch in Rwanda

July 14th was a very exciting day for the UAE Exchange team in Kigali as the hardly two years old

Kempinski adds iconic Kigali hotel to its growing African portfolio

Kigali, Rwanda 14 July 2014; Kempinski Hotels officially took over the management of the famous Hôtel Des Milles Collines in


Crane bank opens in Rwanda, promises traders exclusive financial services

Crane Bank honored a promise made in 2013 when it opened its subsidiary in Rwanda to further its footprint in the

Airtel opens new service centres as it competes for bigger share of Rwanda’s telecom market

Rwanda’s youngest telecommunication company Airtel, today reaffirmed its commitment to delivering unequalled services to its customers as it


MTN in drive to boost internet usage nationwide

Rwanda’s leading telecom in terms of customer base has embarked on an ambitious goal to increase the use

Tigo and Edume to offer affordable English lessons

In yet another development from the masters of promoting a digital lifestyle in Rwanda Tigo, a new application to facilitate

Women have always merited dignity; liberation polished and shined it

Kigali, 6 July 2014 President Kagame today said that Rwandan women have always merited dignity, what the liberation did was only

President Kagame leads nation in commemorating 20 years of liberation

Kigali, 4 July 2014 President Kagame today led Rwandans around the country in commemorating 20 years of National liberation, during the national

A World first, Tigo’s parent company Millicom acquires RSwitch Rwanda

Last week, Tigo announced that its parent company Millicom acquired the controlling stake of RSwitch owned by the Frankfurt-based African