Daily Archives: May 18, 2017

Portuguese Company to Build Three 200kV Substations in Rwanda

Portuguese Company to Build Three 200kV Substations in Rwanda

Efacec, a Portuguese firm has won a lucrative deal to construct three power substations in Rwanda very essential in distribution of electricity to remote parts of the country. STEG International…

First Ladies of Rwanda, Kenya Ready for Kigali Peace Marathon

First Ladies of Rwanda, Kenya Ready for Kigali Peace Marathon

Kenya’s First lady Margaret Kenyatta will join her Rwandan counterpart Jeannette Kagame to sprint in the Kigali Peace Marathon scheduled for Sunday . “I will on Sunday join my…

Ex-presidential Aspirant Jailed Using ‘Nonexistent Law’ – Court Hears

Ex-presidential Aspirant Jailed Using ‘Nonexistent Law’ – Court Hears

In 2008 a communal court sentenced former presidential aspirant Dr Theoneste Niyitegeka to 15years for genocide. But it emerged yesterday that the law based on by the panel to convict…

VugaPay Developers  Win Continental Startup Competition

VugaPay Developers Win Continental Startup Competition

Two young Rwandan entrepreneurs in money transfer already making headlines in local media have again attracted attention of international companies. Patrick Muhire and Cedric Muhoza co-founders of VugaPay money…

Kart Racing is Coming to Rwanda in August

Kart Racing is Coming to Rwanda in August

A Dutch automobile firm has finished manufacturing the first batch of ten Kart vehicles to ship to Rwanda for the Kart Racing – the first of its kind in the…

RDF Takes Fight on Food Shortage, Provides Healthcare

RDF Takes Fight on Food Shortage, Provides Healthcare

The Rwanda Defence Force (RDF) has taken a shift to counter food insecurity that threatens some parts of the country where crop pests are affecting staple foods. On May 4…

Rwanda Designs New Formula to Counter African Security Challenges

Rwanda Designs New Formula to Counter African Security Challenges

Rwandan Minister of Defense Gen. James Kabarebe has told African senior security officers to use their skills to further research and prompt action on contemporary security issues especially terrorism. Gen…