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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…

airtel Rwanda Acquires Tigo

airtel Rwanda Acquires Tigo

Airtel Rwanda a subsidiary company to Bharti Airtel agreed yesterday with Millicom International Cellular to acquire 100% stake in Tigo Rwanda, a deal which will make Airtel Rwanda the 2nd…

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…

$20M invested in ‘Tap and Go’ Technology

$20M invested in ‘Tap and Go’ Technology

The Made in Rwanda technology has started earning good returns for the innovators after attracting foreign investors, the Rwanda Development Board (RDB) has revealed. Rwanda has developed three mechanisms to…

Schools Start Benefiting from e-Waste Plant

Schools Start Benefiting from e-Waste Plant

With the plan to become an ICT hub which requires computers and other gadgets, Rwanda has so far imported tons of equipment but little known is the way they dispose…

Cooper Pharma Unveils $6M Hub in Rwanda

Cooper Pharma Unveils $6M Hub in Rwanda

Rwanda has launched construction of its first pharmaceutical plant which will manufacture a range of drugs, thus cutting medical import expenses. The plant, Cooper Pharma East Africa by Cooper Pharma…

Rwandair to Start Flights to Abuja on Bonané

Rwandair to Start Flights to Abuja on Bonané

RwandAir will effective January start flying to Abuja in Nigeria, an announcement from the Ministry of Infrastructure reads. “The Government of Nigeria has approved flights to Abuja starting on January…

Moroccan Company to Build Pharmaceutical Plant in Rwanda

Moroccan Company to Build Pharmaceutical Plant in Rwanda

Cooper Pharma, a Moroccan pharmaceutical company, will on Friday launch the construction of an antibiotics plant in Rwanda. The plant will be built on a plot of 20,000 square…

Data Revolution Coming to Rwanda

Data Revolution Coming to Rwanda

Rwanda has embarked on creating fertile ground for data collection and revolution that will inform policy making and attaining sustainable development agenda 2030. Through a new data revolution policy approved…