Browsing Category:
Sub Categories: International, National, Regional
President Xi Jinping in Rwanda

President Xi Jinping in Rwanda

President Xi Jinping and First Lady Peng Liyuan have arrived in Rwanda for the long-awaited historical visit. “This evening, President Kagame and First Lady Jeannette Kagame welcome Chinese…

Rwanda, Mozambique Investors Sign Business Partnership

Rwanda, Mozambique Investors Sign Business Partnership

Rwanda Private Sector Federation (PSF) and the Mozambique Confederation of Economic Association have signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) that will strengthen trade relations between both countries. The MoU was…

Indian PM ‘Walks’ 200 Cattle to Rwanda

Indian PM ‘Walks’ 200 Cattle to Rwanda

Prime Minister of India Narendra Modi who is visiting Rwanda between July 23-24 is coming with a gift of 200 cows to give to Rwandan farmers. Giving someone a…

Rwanda, Mozambique Sign Trade, Skills Exchange Agreements

Rwanda, Mozambique Sign Trade, Skills Exchange Agreements

President Paul Kagame and his Mozambican counterpart Filipe Nyusi have witnessed the signing of five agreements that will help business flow and exchange of knowledge between both countries. Signed in…

The Netherlands Injects €2M in Food Security

The Netherlands Injects €2M in Food Security

Rwanda has rolled out a new program that will enable districts to coordinate programs meant to curb malnutrition which cost the country 11.6% of the national GDP to address…

Rwanda to Host Leaders of Mozambique, China and India

Rwanda to Host Leaders of Mozambique, China and India

President Paul Kagame will host the leaders of Mozambique, China, and India in successive State Visits between 19-24 July 2018. President Filipe Jacinto Nyusi of the Republic of Mozambique…

Former Minisante Staff Cost Gov’t Rwf5bn in Fake Medical Equipment

Former Minisante Staff Cost Gov’t Rwf5bn in Fake Medical Equipment

Prosecution has revealed that seven former employees of Ministry of Health (Minisante) caused a loss of Rwf 5.8 billion to the government in fraudulent tendering processes of faulty medical…

Kagame Appoints Col. Nyamvumba Head of Newly Created Intelligence Department

Kagame Appoints Col. Nyamvumba Head of Newly Created Intelligence Department

President Paul Kagame, in his capacity as Commander-in-Chief of armed forces, has created a new department – the Defence Intelligence Department. The President also promoted Lt.Col. Andrew Nyamvumba…

BRD Embarks on Correcting Past Mistakes in Gov’t Scholarship Disbursement

BRD Embarks on Correcting Past Mistakes in Gov’t Scholarship Disbursement

 Development Bank of Rwanda (BRD) has announced a series of operations it has undertaken to eliminate errors that are hindering government scholarship loan disbursement and recovery. In October 2015, the…

Police Dismiss Rumours of Insecurity around Nyungwe Forest

Police Dismiss Rumours of Insecurity around Nyungwe Forest

The Police have described as “empty rumours” recent claims alleging a rise in insecurity around the areas bordering Nyungwe forest. The reports, mainly carried by some online publications linked to…

New $54M Bugesera Airport Highway Due Next Year

New $54M Bugesera Airport Highway Due Next Year

Rwanda has finished demarcation for of a 14km Highway that will connect Kigali to Bugesera International Airport, State Minister for Transport, Eng. Jean de Dieu Uwihanganye confirmed to KT Press…

Chinese President’s Visit to Rwanda Not for Minerals-Ambassador Hongwei

Chinese President’s Visit to Rwanda Not for Minerals-Ambassador Hongwei

The two- day state visit by Chinese President Xi Jinping to Rwanda is nowhere connected to China’s mineral interests, Chinese Ambassador to Rwanda said Rao Hongwei. “Rwanda…