President Kagame meets with members of the Young Presidents’ Organization (YPO) in 2013

Africa Is Not The Only Corrupt Place – Kagame

Posted by in English, Featured Images on 13. Feb, 2016 | 0 Comments

It is time to stop singing the usual ‘ugly’ narrative about Africa as the only corrupt place,   President Paul Kagame insists. Kagame told global prominent business leaders to stop looking at corruption as a solely African issue. “Corruption is not an African problem, it exists everywhere and we must deal with it wherever it comes […]

Rwanda Spending $94 Million On Burundian Refugees

Rwanda Spending $94 Million On Burundian Refugees

Posted by in English, Featured Images on 03. Feb, 2016 | 0 Comments

Burundian refugees are weighing heavily on Rwanda. The country has planned spending over $94 million on about 100,000 Burundian refugees in 2016 alone. Every Burundian refugee in Rwanda is entitled to $950, annually, or $2.6 per day. This is $0.4 higher than what an average Rwandan spends. The country is currently hosting 74,526 Burundi refugees, […]

The U.S. Secretary of Commerce, Penny Pritzker

U.S Announces Rwanda Its Africa’s Special Trade Ally

Posted by in English, Featured Images on 28. Jan, 2016 | 0 Comments

The USA has announced a special arrangement through which Rwanda will become a strategic ally in the quest to reinforce trade partnership with Africa. US President’s Council on doing business in Africa, currently in Rwanda, delivered the message to President Paul Kagame. Executives of the Council and representatives of American business community said Rwanda will […]

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Davos’ Love Affair With Rwanda

Posted by in English, Featured Images on 23. Jan, 2016 | 0 Comments

Pressure is mounting in Kigali. Jobs are at stake, so are businesses. Be it a street cleaner or a CEO of a contracted multi-million dollar firm, everyone is anxious. Roads in the city center are being repaired. Old trees have been cut and replaced with young fresh gardens. Streets in the middle of the city […]

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Rwandair To Spread Wings To India

Posted by in English, Featured Images on 21. Jan, 2016 | 0 Comments

Rwanda’s national carrier, Rwandair has secured a deal to spread its wings to India connecting the Asian community in East Africa to Asia. At the beginning of September 2016, RwandAir will start direct flights connecting Mumbai with Rwanda’s capital city, Kigali. The airline says, this new connectivity is expected to reduce the flight time to 7 hours, with a […]

Kagame Unveils Rwanda's Exclusive Foreign Policy to Diplomats

Kagame Unveils Rwanda’s Exclusive Foreign Policy to Diplomats

Posted by in English, Featured Images on 15. Jan, 2016 | 0 Comments

At a glamorous annual diplomat luncheon held at Village Urugwiro, President Paul Kagame clarified in a brief but precise address, Rwanda’s engagement with the rest of the world. President Kagame said that Rwanda’s foreign policy is informed by free open dialogue, friendship and partnership. “Rwanda’s diplomacy and international engagement are resolutely multilateral, cooperative and judicious,” […]

Rwanda Energy Sector to attract World's gigantic Firms

Rwanda Energy Sector to attract World’s gigantic Firms

Posted by in English, Featured Images on 12. Jan, 2016 | 0 Comments

Rwanda’s President Paul Kagame is expected in the U.S from February 22-26 where he will present regional energy challenges and the available opportunities Rwanda and the region can offer. Kagame will be among the key speakers at the 35th conference of IHS CERAWeek, a world leading forum on the future of energy taking place in […]

Rwanda produces tasty tropical fruits

Rwandan Products Expanding Footprint In Europe, Asia

Posted by in English, Featured Images on 07. Jan, 2016 | 0 Comments

Rwanda is finding better ways of getting known around the world than the usual ugly “genocide tag”. Over 40 % of the country’s exported products have already found their way into European retail stores. Trade and Industry Minister, Francois Kanimba told KT Press that Rwanda is also one of the supliers of industrial materials. “We are mainly […]

The First Lady Mrs Jeannette Kagame (r) at the recent YouthConnekt Champions and Young Rwandan Achievers award ceremony

Rwanda’s First Lady To Introduce Young Leaders To Leadership

Posted by in English, Featured Images on 07. Jan, 2016 | 0 Comments

Rwanda’s First Lady Mrs.Jeannette Kagame is expected to address young leaders from various sectors at the first young leaders conference on Saturday, January 9, 2016. Organised by Rwanda leadership fellowship under the theme; ‘Sowing seeds of excellence in young leaders generation’, the conference will attract over 250 young leaders from around the world. The conference, taking […]

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Kagame dismisses U.S. comments over 2017 run

Posted by in English, Featured Images on 04. Jan, 2016 | 0 Comments

President Paul Kagame has repeated his earlier indication that western governments are intent on diverting attention of his government away from tackling Rwanda’s problems. The U.S. State Department released a statement on Saturday saying it was “disappointed” by his announcement on new year that he would respond positively to 3.8m petitions for him to run […]