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Rwanda Governance Among Ten Best in Africa

Rwanda Governance Among Ten Best in Africa

The Mo Ibrahim governance report has placed Rwanda on ninth position in good governance achievement. Ibrahim Index of African Governance (IIAG) is an annual report that measures outcomes of policy…

High Court Turns-down Rwigaras Bail Request

High Court Turns-down Rwigaras Bail Request

High court on Tuesday turned down bail appeal involving Diane Nshimiyimana Rwigara and her mother Adeline Mukangemanyi Rwigara. The presiding judge said that, after thorough assessment, court found there was…

How Rwandan Children Influence District Budgets

How Rwandan Children Influence District Budgets

Life seemed a tough journey when Jeremie Byiringiro was growing up in remote Buhogo village, Rutsiro district. Byiringiro now aged 12, recounted his daily routine to KTPress saying he walked…

UK High Commissioner in Rwanda Replaced

UK High Commissioner in Rwanda Replaced

The British government has named Joanne Lomas as the new High Commissioner to Rwanda and Non-resident Ambassador to the Republic of Burundi. Lomas replaces William Gelling OBE who has…

Kagame Awards Persons Who Contributed to Rwanda’s Relationship with other countries

Kagame Awards Persons Who Contributed to Rwanda’s Relationship with other countries

Rwanda has for the first time awarded nine persons with national order of friendship medals ‘Igihango’ in recognition for their exemplary service that has changed the country’s relationship with…

How Igihango Medal Recipients Fell For Rwanda

How Igihango Medal Recipients Fell For Rwanda

One Rwandan and eight foreigners on Saturday November 18, 2017 received medals of Honour for their outstanding friendship pact ‘Igihango’ with Rwanda. The team comprised of accomplished businessmen, philanthropists, and…

Who is The Next Rwanda’s Anglican Archbishop?

Who is The Next Rwanda’s Anglican Archbishop?

The Rwanda Anglican Council of Bishops is scheduled to vote for a new leader in January 2018 as the incumbent Archbishop Onesphore Rwaje retires. Corridors of speculation are buzzing over…

Estonia, Rwanda ICT Entrepreneurs to Create Network

Estonia, Rwanda ICT Entrepreneurs to Create Network

Rwanda and Estonia have started exploring ways of creating a professional network between ICT entrepreneurs which would benefit both countries in the current digital era. The move follows a 2…

Rwanda to Issue Visa on Arrival to All Visitors

Rwanda to Issue Visa on Arrival to All Visitors

Starting January 1st, 2018, citizens of all countries travelling to Rwanda for short trips will no longer need to apply for a visa. According to a government announcement, Rwanda will…

Rubavu, Kamonyi Districts Get New Mayors

Rubavu, Kamonyi Districts Get New Mayors

Rubavu and Kamonyi district councils have elected new mayors to feel gaps that remained vacant a couple of months when former mayors resigned. Gilbert Habyarimana is new mayor of Rubavu…

Court to Decide on Rwigara’s Appeal next Week

Court to Decide on Rwigara’s Appeal next Week

The appeal request by Diane Nshimiyimana Rwigara and her mother Adeline Mukangemanyi Rwigara will be decided Tuesday next week.  The two appeared in high court today – They are accused…

Kigali Considers Use of Mud Bricks for Construction

Kigali Considers Use of Mud Bricks for Construction

It may be possible to construct a house in Kigali using improved mud bricks if research being conducted endorses the idea. The ongoing survey seeks to improve mud bricks to…