President Paul Kagame has advocated for the consideration of African technical expertise during the implementation of projects as opposed to always outsourcing them as if often the case.
POPULAR American TV talk show host Ellen DeGeneres is scheduled to visit Rwanda in June to kick off the building of a gorilla research centre. The Ellen DeGeneres Campus of the Dian Fossey Gorilla Fund, was...
AFRICA’S innovative ideas remain in laboratories for too long, missing out on the opportunity to serve their purpose. This was observed yesterday during the opening of the Next Einstein Forum (NEF) Global Gathering, which is taking...
RWANDAN women scientists have entered a new partnership expected to help increase their visibility. The new partnership announced last Friday brings together Rwandan Association for Women in Science and Engineering (RAWISE), a non-profit organisation and Organisation...
It is a beehive of activity as livestock and other traders move back and forth loading tens of goats and sheep and other commodities onto a rickety boat at Ruganda ‘port’. The boat is headed for...
In February 2018 HQ power, the first private company to establish a peat power plant in Africa and to produce peat at that scale distinguished its self as the winner of the Africa Power Deal of the Year in the Infrastructure Journal (IJ) Global Awards 2017 for its 80MW peat...
It is a beehive of activity as livestock and other traders move back and forth loading tens of goats and sheep and other commodities onto a rickety boat at Ruganda ‘port’. The boat is headed for a journey across Lake Kivu to DR Congo.
Volkswagen Group South Africa has appointed Michaella Rugwizangoga as the chief executive officer of Volkswagen Mobility Solutions Rwanda. Rugwizangoga, a chemical engineer, comes to Volkswagen with a wealth of strategic planning, project management and product development experience, the firm said in a statement yesterday.
Rwanda international central defender, Faustin Usengimana netted the winning goal for Rayon Sports against Sunrise in a 3-2 thriller that brought together the defending champions with the Nyagatare side.
RWANDA U20 will take on SC Kiyovu today at Amahoro Stadium in the former’s last build-up game ahead of the first leg of their 2019 U20 Africa Cup of Nations qualifier that will pit them against Kenya on April 1.
He is arguably one of the fastest rising artistes on the continent with a number of major hits and collaborations to his name but that did not stop Harmonize’s show in Kigali to attract just a handful of people.
The first edition of Seka Live Festival was held on Sunday, March 25 at the Kigali Conference and Exhibition Village (Camp Kigali). Led by Nigerian sensational comedian Klint Da Drunk, the sold out show did not in any way disappoint revellers be it at the organisational level or the performances.
He was part of the Rwanda Defence Force for nearly 10 years, thereafter, Willy Ndahiro had the urge to continue building the nation through film, and that was the inspiration behind joining the industry.
Late last year, Urban Boys member Safi Madiba Niyibikora quit the group after an illustrious music career that spawned over 70 singles and six studio albums. The singer was determined to build his solo career and just a few months after leaving the group, he released his fourth song titled,...
Vestina Kalisa defines her trade behind the camera as “capturing people’s memories through the lens.” She joined the male-dominated field in 2012, and has never looked back nor regretted her decision.
It has been a busy two weeks away from home and thankfully, it was a very fruitful time and for that, I am thankful. It was during this time, as I waited for a connecting flight at one of the airports, that I was lucky to meet someone that I...
Africa is getting closer to unity. That sounds very optimistic, but recent trends on the continent point in that direction. African leaders have shown that they have serious intentions to make the African Union (AU) work.
In many countries, even the most developed, war veterans do not always get the necessary support to reintegrate into civilian life. Life is even worse for those disabled while in service for their nations with many resorting to substance abuse to escape from their worries.
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