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The Netherlands gives Rwanda €20M for justice, despite criticism

The Netherlands gives Rwanda €20M for justice, despite criticism

The Netherlands has signed with Rwanda a €20 million grant to assist the country construct a specialized court for genocide crimes. The funds are in line with the Netherlands support…

Kagame says ICT has accerelated Rwanda’s development

Kagame says ICT has accerelated Rwanda’s development

President Paul Kagame says Rwanda’s growth has been largely due to the use of ICTs in implementation of national programs. The country has expereinced an average 8% growth over…

Rwanda revises policies to stimulate business, ranking among the best in Africa

Rwanda revises policies to stimulate business, ranking among the best in Africa

Rwanda has revised several policies to attract investment and accerelate economic growth in the country.   Some of the reforms include the process of registering property and wided  security base…

Rwanda showcases its evolution in ICT at the ITU summit in S. Korea

Rwanda showcases its evolution in ICT at the ITU summit in S. Korea

A delegation of Rwandan technocrats is in Busan, South Korea, showcasing Rwanda’s best practices of embracing digital technology for development and achievements in Information Communication technology (ICT). The…

East African Telecoms rush to slash calling rates ahead of deadline

East African Telecoms rush to slash calling rates ahead of deadline

MTN Rwanda announced on Monday, October 6, it has cut down charges on call for its roaming subscribers ahead of the Wednesday launch of One Network Area Agreement. MTN follows…

Inside story of why Rwanda Senate president resigned

Inside story of why Rwanda Senate president resigned

Rwanda’s Senate President Dr. Jean Damascène Ntawukuliryayo 53, has resigned from his position citing personal reasons. An emergency session, Wednesday 17, which involved a quorum of 25 senators…

Take me to the moon: Rwanda breeding geeks

Take me to the moon: Rwanda breeding geeks

It is an awfully hot Friday. The scotching sun has gone terribly wild. The nauseating dry haze has arrested the rolling hills of Gisozi, a suburban neighborhood of Rwanda’s…

Thousands of Rwandans descend on Atlanta to meet their President

Thousands of Rwandans descend on Atlanta to meet their President

Over 3000 Rwandans living in North America are preparing to meet Rwanda’s President Paul Kagame in Atlanta, USA, during the sixth edition of Rwanda Day, on September 19…

Rwanda sends more troops to Central Africa Republic

Rwanda sends more troops to Central Africa Republic

Rwanda’s President Paul Kagame has authorised deployment of more troops to conflict stricken Central Africa Republic. The last boots of the 140 special police forces were airlifted from…

DRC playing delaying tactics on disarming rebels

DR Congo’s President Joseph Kabila has refused to give green light for a military operation against Rwandan rebels operating on his soil. The development surfaced yesterday during a…

Rwanda police enforces toughest traffic policy, public fears it opens doors to corruption

Rwanda police enforces toughest traffic policy, public fears it opens doors to corruption

Police in Rwanda has introduced new and harsh penalties for traffic offenders. The decision was triggered by a series of deadly accidents reported in the last 30 days. More than…

Rwanda reports Ebola suspect from Sierra Leone, presses alert button

A German medical student travelling from West Africa to Rwanda has been hospitalized after doctors suspected he has Ebola-like symptoms. The patient is kept in an isolated facility. “Samples…