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Kagame to Meet Catholic Leaders over Pope’s ‘Constructive’ Discussion

Kagame to Meet Catholic Leaders over Pope’s ‘Constructive’ Discussion

President Paul Kagame today announced he will soon meet with heads of Catholic Church in Rwanda to share with them what he termed “constructive” discussion he had with…

Prosecution Seeks Remand for Mining Worker over Rwf1Bn Theft

Prosecution Seeks Remand for Mining Worker over Rwf1Bn Theft

Former Executive Secretary of Rwanda Union of Miners (FECOMIRWA) is battling a court case where he is accused of embezzling Rwf1 billion. Augustine Bida Ruhingira 63, appeared on Thursday before…

Trends in 2016/2017 Performance Contract

Trends in 2016/2017 Performance Contract

All eyes were at the parliamentary building this Friday as district mayors reported before the Head of State their performance for the year that has just concluded. The event, traditionally…

Kagame Wants Performance Scrutinised based on Facts

Kagame Wants Performance Scrutinised based on Facts

President Paul Kagame has asked the Prime Minister and National Institute of Statistics of Rwanda (NISR) to help improve evaluation of performance contracts based on evidence and statistics. Today, 30…

Meet the 30 Mayors who Have Signed Today’s ‘Imihigo’

Meet the 30 Mayors who Have Signed Today’s ‘Imihigo’

Today all the thirty mayors signed the 2017/2018 performance contracts in front of the President. It is also a time to evaluate the previous year and announce how different…

Rwigaras Hearing Adjourned, Set to Resume Next Week

Rwigaras Hearing Adjourned, Set to Resume Next Week

Nyarugenge Intermediate Court on Friday adjourned pre-trial hearing in a case involving prosecution and three family members; Diane Nshimiyimana Rwigara, Anne Uwamahoro Rwigara and their mother Adeline Mukangemanyi Rwigara…

Pensioners Case May be Kicked out of Court

Pensioners Case May be Kicked out of Court

Burundi pensioners are at risk of having their case thrown out of court because they have submitted to court more times than legally required. Court had on September 15th summoned…

Cabinet Approves Law Against Terrorism

Cabinet Approves Law Against Terrorism

Engaging in activities that financially aid terrorism could land you in trouble under the new law as new crimes are on the rise in Rwanda. A cabinet meeting convened on…

UNHCR Seeks More Land for Burundian Refugees in Rwanda

UNHCR Seeks More Land for Burundian Refugees in Rwanda

The United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR) has expressed concern over lack of space and logistics to cater for Burundian refugees in Rwanda. More than 85000 Burundian refugees fled…

Car Free Day Goes to Musanze

Car Free Day Goes to Musanze

Kigali residents are now used to a once a month week-end free of cars in key areas of the city; it’s the car free day which consists of…

Rwanda Kicks-off Countrywide Resettlement of Families in Modern Settlements

Rwanda Kicks-off Countrywide Resettlement of Families in Modern Settlements

In almost every corner of the country, hundreds families formerly living in high-risk zones will start a new breath of life today. About 200 model houses were unveiled in…

Returnees  Repatriation to Go Up as Cessation Clause Deadline Looms

Returnees  Repatriation to Go Up as Cessation Clause Deadline Looms

Rwandan refugees are responding positively to the call to repatriate ahead of December Secession Clause deadline, an official at the Ministry of Disaster Management and Refugee Affairs (Midimar) said. More…