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Rwanda’s Pump Prices Increase by Rwf 122/litre

Rwanda’s Pump Prices Increase by Rwf 122/litre

Rwanda has increased fuel pump prices bowing down to the continued pressure mounted by increase on global market. Petrol prices have been the most affected- increasing by Rwf 122 while…

Rwanda Needs WhatsApp, Facebook Banking – Say Financial Experts

Rwanda Needs WhatsApp, Facebook Banking – Say Financial Experts

Experts have said Rwanda’s financial institutions are at a very low pace to adopt digital technologies to increase inclusive access to finance, despite the country’s financial sector registering…

Govt Courting Four Firms for $255m for Peat Extraction

Govt Courting Four Firms for $255m for Peat Extraction

Rwanda is courting reputable international and local financiers to fund the peat to power project that is expected to add 80 MW to the national grid, for the country to…

Sweden Arrests Genocide Suspect

Sweden Arrests Genocide Suspect

Police in Sweden has today arrested a Swedish national who is alleged to have committed the 1994 Genocide against Tutsi in Rwanda. Ben Curtis 48, resident of Örebro County arrived…

FDLR Top Commander ‘Will Return to Rwanda with no Tutsis’

FDLR Top Commander ‘Will Return to Rwanda with no Tutsis’

For more than two decades, he has locked himself from the outside world. Despite being the current defacto leader of Rwandan militia group in DR Congo, no single media has…

U.S. Fears Losing Business with East Africa

U.S. Fears Losing Business with East Africa

East African bloc has found a stronger business ally to replace the United States of America and trade between the two blocs will but keep shrinking- a survey has warned…

Kagame in Mozambique for State Visit

Kagame in Mozambique for State Visit

President Paul Kagame today arrived in Mozambican capital Maputo for a two day state visit to the southern African state. Kagame was received by Mozambique Minister of Foreign Affairs Oldemiro…

Butaro Hospital Designer to Be Awarded in US

Butaro Hospital Designer to Be Awarded in US

US based architecture awarding institution- Architizer A+Awards, has shortlisted Rwanda’s Butaro Hospital in Northern Province among top 80 buildings with amazing designs for its 2016-2017 edition. Architizer…

Kagame Puts his Weight Behind Crucial Climate Deal

Kagame Puts his Weight Behind Crucial Climate Deal

As more than 1000 delegates moved into a crucial negotiating phase for a global deal to curb dangerous HFC gases, President Paul Kagame told them the costs of failure would…

Government Shelves Green Party Demands for ‘Political Reforms’

Government Shelves Green Party Demands for ‘Political Reforms’

A small political party with no parliamentary representation has been told by government that its demands for “political and electoral reforms” are not shared by any other section of Rwandan…

Rwanda’s Christophe Bazivamo joins EAC Secretariat

Rwanda’s Christophe Bazivamo joins EAC Secretariat

Rwanda’s Christophe Bazivamo is set to be sworn in as new Deputy Secretary General to the East African Community (EAC) in charge of administration and finance on Thursday. Bazivamo…

Mauritius Universities Hungry For Rwandan Market

Mauritius Universities Hungry For Rwandan Market

The Rwandan market has traditionally been a turf for Kenyan Universities, the likes of Mont Kenya and Kenyatta University, but that will be no more. Over a dozen top Mauritian…