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City of Kigali Eliminates Chances of Skipping Umuganda

City of Kigali Eliminates Chances of Skipping Umuganda

Kigali City residents cannot be able to dodge the monthly community work (Umuganda) following a new directive. City authorities have set measures that will completely eliminate chances of not participating…

19 Die in Monday Night Downpour

19 Die in Monday Night Downpour

At least nineteen people died and several properties were destroyed, following Monday night heavy downpour that swept different parts of the country. According to Ministry of Disaster Management and Refugees…

RDF Stages Fight against Food Insecurity

RDF Stages Fight against Food Insecurity

Rwanda Defense Force (RDF) Citizen Outreach Program has staged fight on food insecurity and malnutrition in Rwanda. On its second day, RDF and partners joined residents of Kamonyi district to…

Mass Grave Found in Kigali Could Have ‘At least 3,000 Victims’

Mass Grave Found in Kigali Could Have ‘At least 3,000 Victims’

Shock has gripped a community in Kabuga – about 20km outside Rwanda’s capital Kigali following the discovery of a mass grave believed to contain a large number of…

Genocide Survivor Gets a Cow, Calls Her a ‘Neighbor’

Genocide Survivor Gets a Cow, Calls Her a ‘Neighbor’

The Bank of Kigali has put a smile on 15 families of genocide survivors in Gitesi sector, Karongi district as part of Kwibuka24 where the country pays tribute to more…

Rwanda’s Army to Fund Education for Over 100,000 Science Students

Rwanda’s Army to Fund Education for Over 100,000 Science Students

Rwanda’s Minister of Defence, Gen. James Kabarebe has announced that Rwanda Defence Force (RDF) is ready to recruit more than 100,000 best science students and fund their university…

Nyarubaka: Where Genocide targeted Boys only

Nyarubaka: Where Genocide targeted Boys only

During the Genocide against Tutsi in 1994, men were the most active in mass killings that left over one million people dead. But in Nyarubaka sector – a small village in…

National Police Hand Over to Rwanda Investigations Bureau  

National Police Hand Over to Rwanda Investigations Bureau  

The Rwanda National Police has officially handed over functions of the defunct Criminal Investigation Department (CID) to the newly created Rwanda Investigation Bureau (RIB). The event marks the official launch…

WASAC Loses Rwf170M Due to Broken Water Pipe

WASAC Loses Rwf170M Due to Broken Water Pipe

Thousands of Nyagatare district residents will not access clean water for the time being due to broken water supply pipes. The Water Utility and Sanitation Corporation (WASAC) has said it…

RDF Clarifies on Officers who Crossed DRC-Rwanda Borderline

RDF Clarifies on Officers who Crossed DRC-Rwanda Borderline

The Rwanda Defence Force (RDF) has clarified circumstances in which two of its soldiers were found beyond Rwanda’s borderline, April 15th. A press release from RDF spokesperson indicates that…

Has Kigali City Failed to Explain to “Bannyahe” Residents The Relocation Plan?

Has Kigali City Failed to Explain to “Bannyahe” Residents The Relocation Plan?

Residents of Kangondo I&II, a slum in Nyarutarama cell, Remera sector are appealing to the city of Kigali, especially Gasabo district to change conditions of their relocation or…

Senior Police Officer Narrates the Suffering of Tutsi in New Book

Senior Police Officer Narrates the Suffering of Tutsi in New Book

Erratum: The previous version of the story has been modified to reflect the following changes. – In the original story, we wrote that the author was born in Ndiza, in…