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Rwandan Engineer Designs App for Tracking Bad Road Users

Rwandan Engineer Designs App for Tracking Bad Road Users

A Rwandan graduate from Ohio University in USA has developed a new application that will make it easy for traffic police to monitor drivers across all road networks. “MotoRate” was…

ICT Graduate Can Repair Old Bulbs

ICT Graduate Can Repair Old Bulbs

Before you throw away a blown build, think twice – it can actually be repaired and light-up again for another two years. Tuyisenge Kagenza Moise 25, holds a bachelors…

Rwanda Introduces Drones to Deliver Supplies to Farmers

Rwanda Introduces Drones to Deliver Supplies to Farmers

Livestock farmers in Rwanda will be the next beneficiaries of first drone port with livestock vaccines delivered on the farms.Following its success in delivering the first drone guided medical…

App Developers Still Struggle to Get Financing

App Developers Still Struggle to Get Financing

  From inside a small living room in Nyarutarama in 2014, two brothers had a plan of creating a simple way of electronically exchanging money – they didn’t…

African Universal Internet Alliance Expands to 17 nations

African Universal Internet Alliance Expands to 17 nations

In 2013, seven governments meeting in Kigali adopted an ambitious agenda to turn their countries into “smart nations” – making tech and broadband connection a universal right. Today, the alliance’s…

Ending Poverty Cannot be Possible Without Tech – Kagame

Ending Poverty Cannot be Possible Without Tech – Kagame

President Paul Kagame said Tuesday that information technology will be embedded into all aspects of public service delivery in Rwanda – to accelerate a move towards prosperity. Kagame was speaking…

Drones in Rwanda ‘Save Lives, Rather than Killing Machines’

Drones in Rwanda ‘Save Lives, Rather than Killing Machines’

President Paul Kagame this Friday pressed the takeoff button launching the country’s first drone into the skies- it’s a new means of transportation expected to be used in…

Rwandan Tech Apps Seeking millions in New Investment

Rwandan Tech Apps Seeking millions in New Investment

New innovations by young ICT entrepreneurs showcased at the Transform Africa summit in Kigali, Rwanda have attracted attention of investors that want to turn them into profitable ventures. Two Rwandan…

Rwanda Plans Using Drones For Emergency Deliveries

Rwanda Plans Using Drones For Emergency Deliveries

Drones could be another means by which Rwanda will save lives of citizens living in remote areas of the country. The un manned aerial vehicles are scheduled for use in…