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 […]

Rwanda destined to become a regional powerhouse

Rwanda destined to become a regional powerhouse

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

The Rwanda development board has continued to collaborate with various institutions in the country to improve its economic competitiveness as well as create a favorable environment for businesses. According to Teddy Kaberuka, an economic analyst, the country continues to register an impressive growth largely accelerated by the private sector. “There are a lot of development […]

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UNAMID Central Sector Commander commends Rwanda troops in Darfur

Posted by in English, Featured Images, Success stories on 27. Dec, 2014 | 0 Comments

The Central Sector Commander for UN peacekeeping mission in Darfur (UNAMID), Brig Gen George Rwigamba commended the job well done by the troops in bringing peace and stability in the Central Sector. He made the remarks on December 24, 2014 while visiting Rwanda peacekeepers deployed in Zalingei Military Team Location, Central Sector Zalingei-Darfur. The Commanding […]

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Rwandans in Sudan donate Rwf55m to ex-combatants

Posted by in Contribute, English, Featured Images on 27. Dec, 2014 | 0 Comments

Rwandan Community working in the Republic of the Sudan handed over to Rwanda Demobilisation and Reintegration Commission a contribution of $78,000 to support Rwanda Patriotic Army (RPA) Veterans living with disabilities. The humanitarian event took place on December 24, at RDRC Commission headquarters in Kigali. Speaking during the function, the Chairperson of Rwandan Community in […]

RDF trains South Sudan teachers in ICT skills

RDF trains South Sudan teachers in ICT skills

Posted by in Contribute, English, Featured Images on 24. Dec, 2014 | 0 Comments

Rwanda Peacekeepers (Rwanbatt1) deployed in UN peacekeeping mission in South Sudan (UNMISS) trained 20 primary schools teachers in basic computer training course at New Kapuri Primary School, Northern Bari Payam in Juba. Mary Tomalu, the Director of Northern Bari Payam said that the training will contribute significantly in addressing education challenges and enhance the trainees’ […]

Rwanda, Uganda in anti-terrorism drive

Rwanda, Uganda in anti-terrorism drive

Posted by in Contribute, English, Featured Images on 17. Dec, 2014 | 0 Comments

Officials from Rwanda National Police and Uganda met in Kagitumba town, Uganda to discuss ways of strengthening existing partnership between the two forces and to increase their surveillance and awareness campaigns against terrorist activities along border posts. Intelligence officers from both countries engaged in a high level discussion about the activities of terrorist groups like […]

Rwandan Doctor displays Prepex–a non-surgical device for male circumcision

Despite Rwanda’s bloodless circumcision device, men still adamant

Posted by in English, Featured Images on 12. Dec, 2014 | 0 Comments

Emille Nzabahimana, a bar tender in Kigali, Rwanda’s capital, is obsessed with spontaneous sexual adventures and over-drinking. To arrest the cold from the chilly winds of Kigali night, Nzabahimana takes unlimited alcohol, many a time ending up in bed with a random woman. One day, one of his encounters, whom he had kept contact with, […]

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Government to focus on Heritage Tourism

Posted by in English, Featured Images, Opportunities on 09. Dec, 2014 | 0 Comments

Rwanda is implementing the National Sustainable Tourism Master Plan, one of the highlights of a Government seven year plan. The Minister for Trade and Industry, Francois Kanimba chaired a validation workshop that is within the framework; dubbed “Heritage Corridor Tourism Sub-Master Plan connecting Kigali to the Nyungwe National Park”. The study was commissioned in collaboration […]