Members of the RPF Inkotanyi National Congress on Saturday overwhelmingly re-elected President Paul Kagame to lead the party for the next five years.
My mind can sometimes prove to be more adventurous than a teenager backpacker roaming across the African continent. I woke up thinking about the mighty River Nile. This river is not only the longest in the...
Last week, Bollywood actress and former Miss India Magnificent Woman Icon, Simran Deenz Ahuja came to Rwanda to be part of a humanitarian cause that is dear to her heart.
Until recently, public transportation in Cairo, Freetown, Lagos, Nairobi and some African cities was chaotic and accident prone. The mostly unreliable local taxicabs did not alleviate the situation. But Uber’s entry into the continent could be...
Tanzania and Burundi have joined Rwanda in vying for the Speakership of the fourth East African Legislative Assembly which will be inaugurated on Monday in Arusha, Tanzania.
Efforts by the national flag carrier, RwandAir, to expand its footprint across West Africa have been boosted after it was granted fifth freedom right by Nigerian aviation authorities. The bilateral airspace service agreement means that RwandAir can now operate another route into Nigeria to Abuja and also ply the Abuja-Yaoundé...
The Egypt and Middle East Expo kicked off today with organisers saying it presents buyers a good opportunity to do their Christmas shopping.
Azam Rwanda Premier League champions Rayon Sports will be aiming to impress in the next year’s CAF Champions League whey they take on Burundian champions Lydie Lydic Academic.
IPRC-KIGALI defied pre-game odds and defeated title hopefuls 95-92 for their first win of the 2017/2018 national basketball league season on Friday night at Amahoro Indoor Stadium.
HE had a close brush with death in 1998, when a bus he was travelling in was ambushed by armed bandits in the north-western district of Rubavu.
Prince Harry and Meghan Markle's wedding will be held on 19 May next year, Kensington Palace has announced. The couple confirmed their engagement last month and said the ceremony would take place at St George's Chapel, Windsor Castle.
Come December 27, Elysee Jabo will stage an exhibition at the Kacyiru based Inema Arts Centre. Dubbed ‘The story behind me’ the exhibition will be more than just photographs.
James Ruhumuriza, better known by his stage name 'King James' shot to fame in 2009, thanks to his 'Inzozi' song which shot him to limelight. He has since not looked back and is currently working on his seventh album that will soon be out.
When her husband passed away, Laurence Mukamparirwa was left with six children and no job or skills for survival. Life came to a standstill as she pondered on how she would deal with a future that looked very uncertain.
A joke making the rounds in Rwanda a couple of years back went like this: (roughly translated from Kinyarwanda) “In Rwanda, a poor man’s address is a rich man’s: when you ask a poor man where he lives he will tell you to take him to General so and so’s...
The end of the year is called the festive season not only because of the big days on the Christian calendar but also because like a last cricket batsman would say, people love to finish (the year) in style.
The ban on shisha this week awakened voices we didn’t know existed in this town. One young man asked; the Ministry says it damages our lungs, what is the prize for dying with a healthy pair? Huh! With such attitude, let’s hope the ban won’t trigger a lucrative black-market.
The Building Learning Foundations Programme (BLF) is funded by the United Kingdom’s Department for International Development. The BLF, which will run up to March 2021, aims to improve the quality of teaching and leadership in all of Rwanda’s government primary schools.
For the third time, Grand Legacy Hotel held a jovial Christmas tree lighting cocktail party for guests and associates as a way of reckoning the good partnership throughout the year which led to the successful service delivery to their clients
The Building Learning Foundations Programme (BLF) is funded by the United Kingdom’s Department for International Development. The BLF, which will run up to March 2021, aims to improve the quality of teaching and leadership in all of Rwanda’s government primary schools. The BLF is being implemented across all thirty Districts and will benefit 2,494 schools and 24,940 English and Mathematics teachers. The Programme is being managed by a consortium of three internationally recognised leaders in the education sector, i.e. the Education Development Trust, the British Council and VSO.
Media plays a vital role when it comes to informing the public on what’s happening around the world, which is as well helpful to students who need to be updated on the current issues surrounding them.
Most people worldwide back in the day knew Rwanda as the country that experienced the terrible 1994 genocide against the Tutsi. But today, they not only know it as an African country that has not only recovered from its scars caused by the Genocide, but also one that has made...
In a conference room, last week children won the admiration of hundreds of people while presenting a report on findings of a research they did about the impact of the Literacy Boost, a programme being implemented by Save the Children Rwanda in Gicumbi district.
Have you ever asked yourself the value attached to the stories that you read everyday, or the books you have read and what you remember about them as the moral lesson. Here are some of the common stories me and some of my colleagues we have read and what we...