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Ambassador Habyarimana presents his credentials to Congo Brazzaville president

Posted by in English on 05. Feb, 2016 | 0 Comments

President Denis Sassou N’guesso receives credentials from Ambassador Jean Baptiste Habyalimana. New Rwanda ambassador to Ambassador Republic of Congo Brazzaville, Jean Baptiste Habyalimana, yesterday presented his credentials to the President Denis Sassou N’guesso of Republic of Congo.  In his welcome remarks, H.E President Denis Sassou N’guesso congratulated the Ambassador on his appointment as the first […]

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, […]

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 […]

First Lady Tells Youth, “Make Tough Choices” To Succeed

First Lady Tells Youth, “Make Tough Choices” To Succeed

Posted by in English on 10. Jan, 2016 | 0 Comments

Rwanda’s First Lady, Jeannette Kagame has encouraged the youth not to be held back by pessimistic theories as they strive for progress. “Always remember that you do not have to be the hostages of these theories proclaiming that prosperity and progress are reserved for a few selected civilisations,” the First Lady said and added that, […]

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 […]

We are headed for tough times-President Kagame

We are headed for tough times-President Kagame

Posted by in English, Featured Images on 23. Dec, 2015 | 0 Comments

President Paul Kagame has said that the country is headed for tough times which will require dedication and hard work in order to consolidate the current achievements while also moving forward. The President who was speaking at the press briefing after the 13th National Dialogue Council Umushyikirano on Tuesday said that the country is setting […]

Family members of the ex-combatants.

FDLR Commander Defects, Runs With Escorts

Posted by in English, Featured Images on 20. Dec, 2015 | 0 Comments

Captain Jean Baptiste Gakwandi, a founding member of FDLR rebels based in DRC has dropped guns and headed back home in Rwanda. Gakwandi 47, who hails from Rutare sector in Gicumbi district-Northern Rwanda, was deputy commander of the Holeb Maj Marius Unit of FDLR located at Rutare in Rutchuru, a zone in North Kivu-Eastern DRC. […]

Meet Morgue Attendant Who Hid Corpse of ex-PM Agathe Uwiringiyimana

Meet Morgue Attendant Who Hid Corpse of ex-PM Agathe Uwiringiyimana

Posted by in English, Featured Images on 07. Dec, 2015 | 0 Comments

On April 6, 1994, after former President Juvenal Habyarimana’s plane was shot down, Agatha Uwiringiyimana, the first female Prime Minister of Rwanda, ran to the UN premises in the capital Kigali, to seek refuge as the genocide against Tutsi raged. She was later murdered for dissociating with the genocidal regime. Uwiringiyamana and her husband Ignace […]