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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 […]

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. […]

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Rwanda showcase tourism incentives in China

Posted by in English, Opportunities on 28. Oct, 2015 | 0 Comments

The Embassy of Rwanda in Beijing exhibited tourism packages during the 4th Beijing International Tourism Commodities Fair (BITCF) to boost Rwanda’s tourism. The fourth fair was held from 24th-26th October 2015 at the China International Exhibition Center. BITCF is a large international tourism commodity industry pageant held by Beijing Municipal Commission of Tourism Development and […]

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Rwanda deploys two more Police contigents to CAR

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

Rwanda National Police (RNP) has deployed two more contingents of 280 officers to the United Nations Stabilization Mission in Central Africa (MINUSCA). The Formed Police Unit (FPU) and a Protection and Support Unit (PSU) composed of 140 officers each left for a one year peacekeeping mission, aboard the national carrier, RwandAir on October 22, 2015. […]

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Rwanda, Russia seek ways to strengthen bilateral cooperation

Posted by in English, Opportunities on 14. Oct, 2015 | 0 Comments

Rwanda and Rwanda held talks revolving around broad range of issues aimed at strengthening bilateral cooperation between the two countries. The discussions were held between Rwanda’s Minister of Foreign Affairs, Louise Mushikiwabo, at the invitation of her Russian counterpart Sergey Lavrov. Rwanda and Russia have a long history of cooperation, with diplomatic relations formally established […]

Rwanda sets eyes on cultural tourism

Rwanda sets eyes on cultural tourism

Posted by in English, Featured Images on 30. Sep, 2015 | 0 Comments

With the launch of the new Rulindo cultural center, the Rwanda Development Board (RDB) has set its goals on increasing tourism revenues through promoting cultural tourism. The chief tourism officer of the Rwanda Development Board (RDB), Belise Kariza says that cultural tourism is a new trend that will enable the country to preserve its culture […]

UNAMID Force Commander lauds Rwanda peacekeepers in Darfur

UNAMID Force Commander lauds Rwanda peacekeepers in Darfur

Posted by in English, Featured Images, Success stories on 29. Sep, 2015 | 0 Comments

The United Nations–African Union Mission in Darfur (UNAMID) Force Commander, Lt Gen Paul Ignace Mella commended Rwanda peacekeepers’ professionalism in mission. Mella on September 28, 2015 visited Rwanda Peacekeepers (Rwanbatt43) deployed in Kabkabiya, Sector North of Darfur. Lt Gen Paul Ignace Mella lauded Rwanda peacekeepers on the important work they have done ever since arriving […]

Nyundo music students invited to Canada for study tour and performances

Posted by in English, Opportunities on 16. Sep, 2015 | 0 Comments

Nine Rwandan students from Nyundo School of music will travel to Canada on September 16, under the invitation from Selkirk College Nelson, BC, in Canada. Nyundo School of music is located in Rubavu district (western province). Located in Rubavu district western province the school trains vocal music and use of instruments including drums, piano, guitar, […]

UN salutes mission standard of Rwanda peacekeepers

UN salutes mission standard of Rwanda peacekeepers

Posted by in English, Featured Images, Success stories on 12. Sep, 2015 | 0 Comments

United Nations awarded medals to over twenty Rwanda National Police officers serving under the United Nations Mission (UNMISS) in South Sudan for exemplary mission. The awarded officers, who serve as Individual Police Officers (IPOs), include seven females. IPOs act as trainers, mentors and advisers, among others. The awarding ceremony was held in Juba Thong Ping […]