Daily Archives: March 15, 2019

Who is President Museveni’s RNC Visitor, Charlotte Mukankusi?

Who is President Museveni’s RNC Visitor, Charlotte Mukankusi?

On Friday March 15, 2019, we published a story that revealed details of President Yoweri Museveni’s meeting with Ms. Charlotte Mukankusi, an official of the Rwanda National Congress (RNC…

Police FC Coach Mphande Slapped with a 4-month Ban

Police FC Coach Mphande Slapped with a 4-month Ban

Police FC head coach Joel Albert Mphande has been banned for the rest of the 2018/19 Azam Rwanda Premier League season for abusing and attempting to beat an assistant…

African Continental Road Champs: Rwanda Bags Three Medals In TTT

African Continental Road Champs: Rwanda Bags Three Medals In TTT

Rwanda finished on the podium thrice as they won silver medal in the men’s elites and two bronze medals in the men’s junior and men’s U23’s…

Rwanda’s Two Rival Insurance Companies Merge

Rwanda’s Two Rival Insurance Companies Merge

  SORAS Ltd – Rwanda’s oldest and best insurance company has finally merged with Saham – their toughest rival on the market. Saham is a subsidiary of a Moroccan firm. Both…

Colorful Graduation Ceremony at INES Ruhengeri

Colorful Graduation Ceremony at INES Ruhengeri

The Institute of Applied Sciences, INES Ruhengeri has successfully passed out its tenth class of 719 graduates with almost half of them being women. The graduation held at the INES…

Rwanda’s Economy Registers 8.6% Growth, Higher than Expected

Rwanda’s Economy Registers 8.6% Growth, Higher than Expected

Rwanda’s economy grew by 8.6% in 2018 – a build-up of 10.4% registered in the first quarter, 6.8% for second quarter and 7.7% for third…

Ringing Alarm Bells: 9 out of 10 Disabled Children Have No Access to Education

Ringing Alarm Bells: 9 out of 10 Disabled Children Have No Access to Education

A minute-long bell rang at a breath-taking hill in Rusiga sector of Rulindo district in Northern Rwanda. The hill is home to Groupe Scolaire Rukinga – an inclusive primary…

Rwanda Mourns Victims of New Zealand Terror Attack

Rwanda Mourns Victims of New Zealand Terror Attack

Rwanda has extended its deepest condolences to the bereaved families of the victims of a terror attack that claimed 49 people in New Zealand. One heavily armed shooter mowed down…

Comedy Made Me A CEO at  Young Age – Comedian Arthur Nkusi

Comedy Made Me A CEO at Young Age – Comedian Arthur Nkusi

Local celebrated rib cracker Arthur Nkusi revealed that comedy earnings made him start his own advertising, event and creative communication agency Arthur Nation hence achieving his childhood dream of becoming…

2019 AFCON Qualifier: Amavubi Commence Preparations Ahead of Cote d’Ivoire Tie

2019 AFCON Qualifier: Amavubi Commence Preparations Ahead of Cote d’Ivoire Tie

Rwanda’s men’s senior team, Amavubi begun preparations on Thursday ahead of the upcoming 2019 Africa Cup of Nations qualifier against Cote d’Ivoire scheduled to be played on…

BK Group Unveils New Subsidiary – BK Capital

BK Group Unveils New Subsidiary – BK Capital

Bank of Kigali (BK) group on Thursday registered a new advisory and investment services on the Rwanda bourse. The product; BK Capital is a joint venture with Swan Group – a…

Rwanda Sends Safety Alert on Boeing 737-Max8 on its Airspace

Rwanda Sends Safety Alert on Boeing 737-Max8 on its Airspace

Rwanda Civil Aviation Authority has issued a safety and operational directive on Boeing 737-8 Max and Boeing 737-9 Max. In a statement yesterday, the institution prohibited pilots and…