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Gov’t Suspends Kenyan Company over Failure to Automate Saccos

Gov’t Suspends Kenyan Company over Failure to Automate Saccos

Government has suspended its contract with FinTech – a Kenyan subsidiary of FinTech Group after reportedly failing to offer quality services for establishment of a cooperative bank. In July 2014, President…

Macron Pledges €65m for African Startups

Macron Pledges €65m for African Startups

The French Development Agency (AFD) has set aside €65 million towards financing African startups, at the opening of the Vivatech technology expo in Paris. Emmanuel Macron said that France’s…

Kagame Expected in Paris for Global Tech Gathering

Kagame Expected in Paris for Global Tech Gathering

President Paul Kagame will next week attend the global tech forum, in France’s capital Paris. The forum gives special consideration to startups. The World Rendezvous for startups is organized…

Did you Know your House Can be Connected to the Internet at Rwf50,000?

Did you Know your House Can be Connected to the Internet at Rwf50,000?

When you walk around the City of Kigali and different parts of the country, you are likely to see small red and white poles on the road side with a…

NEF2018 to Come Up with New Science Formulas

NEF2018 to Come Up with New Science Formulas

Kigali will next week become the one stop center for science and technology where Africa will draw formulas to solve current and future challenges. Hundreds of thinkers in science, policy…

Local Entrepreneur Lights a Village in Kirehe

Local Entrepreneur Lights a Village in Kirehe

Some Rwandans in remote areas of the country have decided not to wait for the government to provide them with electricity, but invest in off-grid energy to change lives…

Ashish Thakkar Unveils “affordable” Smartphone for African Market

Ashish Thakkar Unveils “affordable” Smartphone for African Market

Google and Mara Corporation Limited (MC) announced Thursday plans to release the Mara X smartphone for the African market. The Mara Corporation was founded by Ashish J Thakkar, a youthful…

Rwandan Student Creates Technology to Detect Drunk Drivers

Rwandan Student Creates Technology to Detect Drunk Drivers

A Rwandan student has invented a technology that will make it impossible for anyone who has consumed alcohol to sit behind the wheels and drive. Fiston Rutikanga made a software…

New Science Breakthroughs To Be Unveiled in Kigali

New Science Breakthroughs To Be Unveiled in Kigali

Over 70 global speakers and brains in science and research are expected to unveil breakthroughs in science, respond to existing challenges and look to the future of science in addressing…

Biodiesel Project Halted

Biodiesel Project Halted

If you have been waiting to see the official inauguration of a once much anticipated first ever Biodiesel project in Rwanda, you might have to wait longer. Government says it…

Rwanda Adopts Drone Performance Instrument

Rwanda Adopts Drone Performance Instrument

 Rwanda has become the first country worldwide to adopt an instrument that informs drone users on nature, quantity, and quality needed for a specific activity that can be achieved by…