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How Rwanda Stopped Eight Million Cyber Attackers

How Rwanda Stopped Eight Million Cyber Attackers

At least eight million cyberspace attackers have attempted to hack into Rwanda’s financial institutions in 2017 and, in several occasions managed to enter into one of the systems, but…

Rwanda to Invest $180M in Gorilla Habitat Expansion

Rwanda to Invest $180M in Gorilla Habitat Expansion

Rwanda has announced a new expansion phase of the mountain gorilla habitat, a few days after land donation from Africa Wildlife Foundation. In a press conference held on Monday, Jean…

Fuel Pump Prices Go Up

Fuel Pump Prices Go Up

The utilities regulator RURA, has reviewed fuel prices upward citing a rise in prices of petroleum products on the international market In a communiqué on Tuesday, Rwanda Utilities Regulatory Authority…

Rwanda Makes Irish Potatoes ‘Staple’ Food Again

Rwanda Makes Irish Potatoes ‘Staple’ Food Again

Rwandans have taken to social media in a heated debate about whether it was right for Police to impound 15 trucks loaded with Irish potatoes during the weekend. The trucks…

How Much Does Your Bank Charge for ATM Withdrawals?

How Much Does Your Bank Charge for ATM Withdrawals?

When Richard Biseruka found out that his account had been debited without his knowledge in August, he thought his bank was up to its “tricks of fleecing his hard earned…

Revenue Body to Auction Abandoned NAEB, RBC Products

Revenue Body to Auction Abandoned NAEB, RBC Products

Rwanda’s National Agricultural Export Development Board (NAEB) and Rwanda Biomedical Centre (RBC) will see tons of their imported products and equipment auctioned in January next year. For some months…

Rwanda’s Trade Deficit Down by 21%

Rwanda’s Trade Deficit Down by 21%

Rwanda government is celebrating the festive season in style following a significant cut on trade deficit in 2017. Central Bank Governor John Rwangombwa said today that the last 11 months…

Traders  Worried, Christmas sales Generally Low

Traders Worried, Christmas sales Generally Low

Christmas is here and a big percentage of Rwandans being Christians makes the festive season very interesting. Everyone is busy shopping, drinking, visiting friends and merry making. Elisabeth Nyiramatama sales…

Rwanda’s Ban on South Africa Meat to Cause Huge Gap

Rwanda’s Ban on South Africa Meat to Cause Huge Gap

Rwanda will have to find an alternative source to fully meet her needs in meat, vegetables and fruits after suspending meat and fruits from South Africa for health precautions. Effective…

How Umushyikirano Gave Birth To A Great Online Marketing Idea

How Umushyikirano Gave Birth To A Great Online Marketing Idea

In 2014, Jaurès Habineza was among Rwandan youth in Diaspora that travelled to Rwanda and learn about the country’s progress and available opportunities. From Canada, he attended…

Kagame Launches $25M Precast Factory

Kagame Launches $25M Precast Factory

President Paul Kagame on Monday inaugurated a $25 million Afriprecast factory, the first manufacturer of pre-cast concrete products in Rwanda. Located at Masaka, Kicukiro district, Afriprecast prepares all concrete…

Rwanda Creates Land Bank To Ease Housing

Rwanda Creates Land Bank To Ease Housing

If you have big land that was gazetted for affordable housing, you may strike a deal with government. Government of Rwanda has started purchasing land from individuals to scale down…