MINUSTAH chief meets Rwandan police contingent in Haiti

MINUSTAH chief meets Rwandan police contingent in Haiti

Posted by in Contribute, English, Featured Images on 25. Jul, 2015 | 0 Comments

The Police Commissioner for the United Nations Stabilisation Mission in Haiti (MINUSTAH), Serge Therriault, has welcomed the sixth contingent of Rwandan Police peacekeepers (RWA FPU) ahead of their operations in the Caribbean nation. Thierriault officially met the contingent on July 23, 2015 and during his visit – he commended the government of Rwanda for its […]

Deputy Semasaka explains to residents on possible constitutional changes.

Cyanika: Nyakatsi eradication, reason to vote Kagame again

Posted by in English, Featured Images, Our country on 23. Jul, 2015 | 0 Comments

Nyakatsi eradication is a household word in Rwanda especially among rural population. Former Nyakatsi dwellers in Cyanika sector of Burera district see no other reason of saying bye to the exemplary President Kagame all in the name of “Presidential term limits”. This is because they inhabited for long in grass thatched houses due to poverty […]

Hotel investment forum to up Rwanda tourism receipts

Posted by in English, Opportunities on 09. Jul, 2015 | 0 Comments

Rwanda will host Hotel Investment Forum ina bid to boost the tourism sector, which is the country’s biggest foreign exchange earner. Slated for 2016, the move comes following country’s plans to increase threefold, earnings from tourism to $860 million in the next two years, announced by Rwanda Development Board (RDB) during World Tourism Day last […]

Canopy Walk in Rwanda’s Nyungwe Forest. The country received 1.2 million visitors last year

Rwanda targets to generate $76m from country’s Flourishing Tourism

Posted by in English on 09. Jul, 2015 | 0 Comments

Rwanda will generate Rwf54.7 billion ($76 million) from conferences scheduled for next year, the Rwanda Development Board (RDB) says. The country earned $303 million from tourism revenues from 1.2 million visitors last year, contributing 3% to the country’s GDP. Out of this, meetings, conferences and events (MICE) fetched over $50 million, Amb. Yamina Karitanyi, head […]

President Kagame discusses MDGs in Norway

President Kagame discusses MDGs in Norway

Posted by in English, Opportunities on 08. Jul, 2015 | 0 Comments

  Presidents Kagame today joined world leaders at the Summit on Education for Global Development held in Norway’s capital, Oslo. The Summit aims to boost global efforts in the field of education, with a view to reaching the UN’s new set of development goals. During the two day Summit on Education for Global Development that […]

TEARS OF JOY AS JEANNETTE KAGAME’S IMBUTO FOUNDATION CELEBRATES 10 YEARS

Posted by in English on 05. Jul, 2015 | 0 Comments

Jubilations filled Rwanda’s ‘Petit Stade Amahoro’ in the capital Kigali on Sunday, July 5, as thousands of Rwandan girls, women and men gathered to celebrate 10 years anniversary of Imbuto Foundation, a charity organisation championed by Rwanda’s First Lady Jeannette Kagame. Emotions engulfed young girls, mostly orphans of the 1994 genocide against Tutsi, from across […]

Gasana hails Police professionalism, ahead of Haiti deployment

Gasana hails Police professionalism, ahead of Haiti deployment

Posted by in English, Featured Images, Success stories on 03. Jul, 2015 | 0 Comments

The Inspector General of Police Emmanuel K. Gasana hailed police peacekeepers for exhibiting extreme discipline and professionalism which has made Rwanda a world model. IGP Gasana made the remarks on July 1, as he briefed a contingent of 160 peacekeepers set to depart for United Nations Stabilization Mission in Haiti (Minustah). The officers under Rwanda […]

American investors to light up rural homes

American investors to light up rural homes

Posted by in English, Featured Images, Invest in Rwanda on 30. Jun, 2015 | 0 Comments

American investors and development researchers from Colorado State University’s Energy Institute in the US have expressed interest to venture a solar power project under the ‘Smart Village Micro-grid’ model to support rural electrification in Rwanda. The move comes in the context of the government’s vision to connect all Rwandans to electricity and clean water to […]

Rwandans in Uganda match against UK’s Arrest of Gen Karenzi Karake

Rwandans in Uganda match against UK’s Arrest of Gen Karenzi Karake

Posted by in English, Our country on 25. Jun, 2015 | 0 Comments

Rwandans living in Uganda have this afternoon united in protest against Britain’s arrest of General Karenzi Karake following a Spanish-Issued Indictment against alleged war crimes. Gen. Karake Rwanda’s head of Intelligence was in UK last week where he had gone to meet British Intelligence M16. President Paul Kagame today condemned the arrest describing it as […]

The congregation was reminded that it is important for sons and daughters outside Rwanda to ensure a better match-up between employment and training in Rwanda.

Rwanda, Netherlands intensify Bilateral Cooperation

Posted by in English, Featured Images, Main Image, Our country on 21. Jun, 2015 | 0 Comments

The Minister and his delegation were in the Netherlands from June 17th 2015 and expect to end their official visit on Monday June 22nd 2015. The Justice Minister chaired the panel on Justice and Rule of Law which brought together relevant policy stakeholders from Rwanda and The Netherlands, in the area of Rule of Law […]