University of Twente holds a night of rememberance for victims of 1994 Genocide against Tutsi

University of Twente holds a night of rememberance for victims of 1994 Genocide against Tutsi

Posted by in English, Featured Images on 24. Apr, 2015 | 0 Comments

Friends of Rwanda and numerous Scholars from the Faculty of Geo-Information Science and Earth Observation (ITC) at the University of Twente Netherlands gathered for remembrance of over a million Tutsis wiped during the 1994 Genocide against Tutsi in Rwanda Rwanda’s Ambassador to the Netherlands Ambassador Jean Pierre Karabaranga attended the event and addressed the people […]

Rwandans in Diaspora commemorate 21st genocide anniversary

Rwandans in Diaspora commemorate 21st genocide anniversary

Posted by in English, Our country on 09. Apr, 2015 | 0 Comments

Rwanda community in Diaspora countries joined their nation in commemorating the 21 Kwibuka 1994 genocide against the Tutsi. ‘Kwibuka’ – the Kinyarwanda word for ‘remember’ – will this year focus on fighting Genocide denial and revisionism. Rwandans celebrated the event in different cities including the Netherlands, Moscow, Paris New, Delhi, Dakar, London, Brussels, Addis Ababa, […]

Rwanda peacekeepers respond to disaster aftermath in Haiti

Rwanda peacekeepers respond to disaster aftermath in Haiti

Posted by in Contribute, English, Featured Images, Main Image on 03. Apr, 2015 | 0 Comments

The Rwanda National Police (RNP) peacekeepers serving under the United Nations Stabilization Mission in Haiti (UNSTAMIH) opened the road that was blocked by mudslides and floods from the torrential rain. The rains blocked the key road that links the town of Jeremie to the capital Port Au Prince and other cities, causing traffic and bringing […]

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

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. […]

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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 […]