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The Embarrassing Photograph France Would Rather Doesn’t Exist

Posted by in English, Featured Images, Main Image on 28. Mar, 2015 | 0 Comments

On June 25, 1994, Boniface Higiro was 19 years. At around 11:00am, a convoy of military and white civilian vehicles drove uphill towards Bisesero, located in Western Rwanda. “We saw white people calling us to come down as they were here to rescue us,” narrates Higiro, now 40 years. And they did come out hoping […]

Poland investors eye Rwanda  

Poland investors eye Rwanda  

Posted by in English, Featured Images, Invest in Rwanda on 26. Mar, 2015 | 0 Comments

Poland investors have affirmed their willingness to invest in the country’s economy. The investors who are in the country on a fact finding mission are looking into ways the two countries can work together to promote investments and strengthen bilateral relationships. The Pietrucha Group of Companies chief executive officer Andzej Pietrucha, said he was ready […]

John Giraneza urges all Rwandans to change their mindset and embrace unity and reconciliation

Giraneza: Burying the hatchet with my family’s killers

Posted by in English, Featured Images, Success stories on 26. Mar, 2015 | 0 Comments

John Giranez 40, a Genocide survivor and resident of Batima cell, Rweru sector of Bugesera districtsays that unity and reconciliation program enabled him to marry from the family that killed his relatives during the 1994 genocide against the Tutsi. After embracing unity and reconciliation, John Giraneza married Jeanne Uwimana from the family of Ngirinshuti, who […]

There is no dignity in perpetual dependency—Kagame

There is no dignity in perpetual dependency—Kagame

Posted by in English, Featured Images, Opportunities on 17. Mar, 2015 | 0 Comments

President Paul Kagame attended the Global Education and Skills Forum held in Dubai. The forum brought together over 1,000 leaders for a two- day discussion on the future of education and the importance of public-private partnerships. Speaking on a panel on the sustainability of the progress the education sector alongside former Prime Minister Tony Blair, […]

Minerals do not represent conflicts in the region

Minerals do not represent conflicts in the region

Posted by in Contribute, English, Featured Images on 13. Mar, 2015 | 0 Comments

According to the Minister of State in the Ministry of Natural Resources in charge of Mining, Evode Imena,   “minerals do not represent conflicts in the region, they represent hope and peace”. This was revealed during a recent visit to various mining activities in Rwanda by Isabele Plessis, in charge of sustainability and due diligence for […]

The tale of Kimironko market

The tale of Kimironko market

Posted by in Diaspora by countries, English, Featured Images on 12. Mar, 2015 | 0 Comments

Bananas being sold at Kimironko Market On entry to Kimironko market one is met by a bee hive kind of activity, from being pressured by the concierge at the gate to the market vendors inside on hope of being their next customer. Easily accessible due to its location, this is the ideal shopping place for a range of […]

More investors in Rwanda, revenues collect

More investors in Rwanda, revenues collect

Posted by in English, Featured Images, Invest in Rwanda on 07. Mar, 2015 | 0 Comments

The government of Rwanda has opened up investment opportunities in lucrative sectors to fast track the country’s development. Rwanda has moved up four places in 1014 to 62nd position from 66th position 2013, according to the 2014- 2015 World Economic Forum Global Competitiveness Index (GCI). The report makes Rwanda the most competitive in the East […]

Kagame says Ethiopia is Africa’s beacon for self-reliance

Kagame says Ethiopia is Africa’s beacon for self-reliance

Posted by in English, Featured Images on 18. Feb, 2015 | 0 Comments

President Paul Kagame has said that Ethiopia is setting a good example that Africa can solve its own problems. Kagame made the remarks earlier today in Mekelle, Ethiopia, where he attended the celebrations marking the 40th anniversary of the Tigrayan People’s Liberation Front, the ruling party. Kagame told hundreds of Ethiopians and Africans who attended the […]

Canadian firm discuss investment opportunities in Rwanda

Canadian firm discuss investment opportunities in Rwanda

Posted by in English, Featured Images, Invest in Rwanda on 23. Jan, 2015 | 0 Comments

The Canadian Firm “Stevia Life” interested in growing stevia in Rwanda is exploring investment opportunities with Rwanda’s Ministry of Trade and Industry in Kigali. The company has keen interest in growing stevia in Rwanda and to set up a plant extracting a sweetener and sugar substitute made from the leaves of the plant species stevia. […]

fugitive's son returns home, reveals Rwanda's better story

fugitive’s son returns home, reveals Rwanda’s better story

Posted by in English, Featured Images on 22. Jan, 2015 | 0 Comments

Louis Antoine Muhire, a Rwandan refugee living in Canada, visited Rwanda for the first time in 20 years after fleeing the country in 1994. For over 20 years, Muhire had never considered returning to his country because of numerous negative reports about Rwanda, spreading in the Diaspora. “I read a few good reports about Rwanda’s […]