Contrary to many youth who seek internship opportunities with the aim of landing on good jobs with the host organisations, Jesse Rayson Shyaka says he looked for an internship place hoping to garner the experience to...
Commercial Bank of Africa (CBA) yesterday officially unveiled its operations in Rwanda. Desterio Oyatsi, the CBA Group chairman, said the bank would work to increase access to financial services especially among the unbanked segments of the...
The expression of reservation by some countries to assent to the African Continental Free Trade Area (AfCFTA) agreement is very unfortunate and regrettable, different African leaders have said.
The chairperson of the African Union Commission, Moussa Faki Mahamat, has urged African countries to ratify and implement the African Continental Free Trade Area (AfCFTA) agreement, saying it will fast-track the continent’s much-desired economic growth.
As the signing of the African Continental Free Trade Area draws closer, Foreign Affairs Ministers from across the continent are working to address three remaining contentious issues in the draft.
Former Nigerian President Olesegun Obasanjo has said that the signing and implementation of the African Continental Free Trade Area (AfCFTA) will be a clear sign from the continent on the reality of the shift from aid to trade.
Cross-border investments will play a big role in the East African Community (EAC) integration process, the finance minister has said. Speaking during the Commercial Bank of Africa (CBA) launch dinner on Monday, Amb Claver Gatete said the entry of the Kenya-based lender could help fast-track the integration of regional financial...
African Development Bank (AfDB) has approved a loan of $30 million (about Rwf25.5 billion) to support the establishment of Rwanda Innovation Fund (RIF), according to a statement from the lender. RIF seeks to promote innovation economy in Rwanda and the East African Community (EAC) region at large.
Junior Wasps will start training today at Amahoro National Stadium ahead of their 2019 U-20 Africa Cup of Nations qualifier against Kenya late next month. Rwanda will play against Kenya in a two-legged first round qualifier with the first leg slated to be played between March 30 and April 1...
The annual national motorsport rally championship ‘Rally de l’Est’ is set to kick off this weekend, according to Rwanda Automobile Club (RAC), the organisers. The competition will last two days – Saturday and Sunday.
For his one man exhibition titled “Refuge”, photographer Christian Mbanza, better known as Chris Schwagga, settles for motorcycle helmets as the main materials to convey his message. The helmets come in different shades of colour, with creative embellishments like protruding hair and wire connections, while others adorn human heads, creating...
Popular stand-up comedians in the region have confirmed they will bring their humor to Kigali, at the comedy festival slated for March 24 and 25.
For a long time, ardent followers of the TED talks in Kigali have been following the livestream videos on its website and Youtube. The first TEDx event, that took place in Kigali, TEDx Nyarugenge was in 2013, under the theme ‘bold, brave and ambitious’ with a few speakers and fairly...
Last week, 23 year-old Yvette Mbabazi, launched her new brand Icyeza. Dubbed ‘Wrap it up’ the event brought together over 40 women to learn the basics of headwraps, the different styles and also share stories.
When she was a teen, Clementine Uwamahoro came face-to-face with evil that robbed her of her innocence.
My husband and I got married just after we both completed college and it has been a great journey so far. We have teenage twins, a girl and a boy. However, my husband has always had a soft spot for the girl and doesn’t seem to care much for the...
Ke Nako is a Tswanian word that means It’s Time. Eight years ago, amidst the sounds of Vuvuzelas, this phrase made rounds, signaling that it was time for Africa, as the continent hosted the football World Cup for the first time.
When the sun sets on Kigali today, March 21, 2018, it will signal a new dawn for Africa. A new chapter in our continent’s history that will be remembered by future generations as the onset of Africa’s economic liberation struggle.
Contrary to many youth who seek internship opportunities with the aim of landing on good jobs with the host organisations, Jesse Rayson Shyaka says he looked for an internship place hoping to garner the experience to start his own business.
Graduates in vocational and technical courses have been called upon to use their skills to create their own jobs instead of wandering around in search of white-collar employment.
My best friend told me an interesting story about the smart mice that found a solution to their problem. It made me think how important it is to think creatively. The story goes like this!
l Don’t go to bed in a very warm room l Go to bed at the same time every day of the week