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Deadly Rain Wipes Out Village In Southern Rwanda

Deadly Rain Wipes Out Village In Southern Rwanda

A heavy downpour in Gikonko sector in Gisagara District, Southern Rwanda, has destroyed homes, schools, and other commercial buildings. “It’s devastating. My house and properties were left in shatters…

New Law Directs Bank to Manage Students Scholarships

New Law Directs Bank to Manage Students Scholarships

Rwanda cabinet has approved a law that empowers the Development Bank of Rwanda (BRD) to manage students’ scholarships and subsequently relieving the government of the daunting task. The draft law…

Kagame, African leaders Witness Signing of Mali Peace Deal

Kagame, African leaders Witness Signing of Mali Peace Deal

Rwanda’s President Paul Kagame on Friday arrived in Mali’s capital Bamako, to join other African leaders to witness the signing of Algiers Accord. The Algeria-pushed peace deal…

Rwanda’s First Lady Links Motherhood to Leadership

Rwanda’s First Lady Links Motherhood to Leadership

The first Lady Jeanette Kagame has said motherhood and leadership are interlinked ingredients that have been instrumental in her advocacy and support for children under Imbuto Foundation, a charity organisation…

Rwanda secures $1 bn to boost Irrigation, Rural Roads

Rwanda secures $1 bn to boost Irrigation, Rural Roads

President Paul Kagame has today held talks with the World Bank Director Sri Mulyani Indrawati. KT Press has learnt that the Bank announced $1 billion extra support to Rwanda in…

EAC Leaders Meet in Tanzania

EAC Leaders Meet in Tanzania

The Leaders of East African Community member states have this Wednesday gathered in Dar-es-Salaam, Tanzania, to attend the 13th Extra Ordinary Summit of Heads of State of East…

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…