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What’s in the name Kagame?

What’s in the name Kagame?

Ismael Kayiranga, a Rwandan driver, was traveling deep in Tanzania’s Capital, Dar-es-Salam, when he unexpectedly landed on a hotel named after Kagame; “Kagame Hotel Ltd”,  a…

Battle Of Mighty Bikers In Rwanda’s 1000 Mountains

Battle Of Mighty Bikers In Rwanda’s 1000 Mountains

Africa’s mountain bikers seeking a slot at the 2016 Rio Olympic Games will have to win the ride on Rwanda’s steep mountains during this year&#8217…

Kagame Pushes For End to neo-Colonialism in Africa

Kagame Pushes For End to neo-Colonialism in Africa

President Paul Kagame has said Africans remain victims of neo-colonialism despite the continent’s abundant riches. Kagame made the remarks on Friday, during the 45th St Gallen Symposium in…

Rwanda’s Pump Prices Increase to Rwf840/litre

Rwanda’s Pump Prices Increase to Rwf840/litre

Rwanda has announced Fuel prices increase of Rwf 30(U$ 0.04) to Rwf 840 (1.21) up from Rwf 810 ($1.17). The Ministry of Trade and industry which…

120 Rwandans Subscribe to Internet Every Hour

120 Rwandans Subscribe to Internet Every Hour

Every hour, about 120 Rwandans subscribe to internet, according to the country’s ICT sector survey of 2014, which is yet to be made public. Between 2013 and 2014…

Kagame Donates Truck To Coffee Growers

Kagame Donates Truck To Coffee Growers

President Paul Kagame today delivered a brand new Fuso truck worth Rwf40 million ($56,500) to members of COCAMU, coffee farmers cooperative in Kirehe District, Eastern Rwanda. The President visited…

Fleeing Burundi Refugees Boost Rwanda’s Border Business

Fleeing Burundi Refugees Boost Rwanda’s Border Business

The value of Rwandan currency continues to depreciate against the US dollar as local traders reap big from the influx of refugees from Burundi for the past two weeks. This…

Inspired By Rwanda, Mrs Blair Tells Men, Stop Beating Wives

Inspired By Rwanda, Mrs Blair Tells Men, Stop Beating Wives

Cherie Blair, the wife to former British Prime Minister Tony Blair, has told men to stop beating their wives, saying the practice drags family progress. “It’s time for good…

Rwanda Gives Farmers What They Need The Most

Rwanda Gives Farmers What They Need The Most

Rural communities have another reason to smile after the country’s 2500km feeder roads rehabilitation program secured extra funding. The United States, through its international development arm, USAID has…

The Rwandan Millionaire Who Kissed Death

The Rwandan Millionaire Who Kissed Death

Alphonse Murenzi, 29, is a Rwandan millionaire. But how he earned his fortune has one of the most painful experiences any human being shouldn’t have to go through…

Kagame: Businesses Must Benefit Local Communities

Kagame: Businesses Must Benefit Local Communities

President Paul Kagame has said that investments should always benefit local communities for the world to achieve development. “It is not just about returns, it is about what businesses leave…

KTPress Editor Scoops Regional Media Award

KTPress Editor Scoops Regional Media Award

A Rwandan Journalist, Magnus Mazimpaka, has emerged the 3rdwinner of this year’s 4th East African Business Council Media Awards. Mazimpaka is also an Editor for KTPress, a subsidiary of…