Daily Archives: August 22, 2019

Burundian, Congolese Refugees Receive Health Insurance Coverage in Rwanda

Burundian, Congolese Refugees Receive Health Insurance Coverage in Rwanda

From September this year, nearly 14,000 urban refugees will have access to Rwanda’s Community Based Health Insurance “mutuelle de sante” just like any other Rwandan citizen, the…

One Year after Thunder Strike: UK Volunteer Returns to Nyabimata with A Gift

One Year after Thunder Strike: UK Volunteer Returns to Nyabimata with A Gift

In a normal morning of Saturday March 10, 2018, British national Michaela Mathieu-Marius was in Nyarunazi Seventh Day Adventist Church in Nyabimata sector, Nyaruguru district when 16 people were…

Confirmed: Congolese Rhumba King Fally Ipupa to Thrill Kigali

Confirmed: Congolese Rhumba King Fally Ipupa to Thrill Kigali

Congolese superstar Fally Ipupa N’simba is slated to light up Rwanda’s famous End of Year count down party at Radisson Blu and Convention Centre in the capital Kigali…

Allegations of Ugandan Minerals being Smuggled into Rwanda Don’t Hold Water, Officials

Allegations of Ugandan Minerals being Smuggled into Rwanda Don’t Hold Water, Officials

A report in the Daily Monitor of Monday this week under the headline, “Uganda seizes minerals smuggled to Rwanda”, makes several claims implying unrestrained cross-border smuggling that Kigali authorities…

Rwanda’s Economy Registers 8.4% Growth as Trade Deficit Soars

Rwanda’s Economy Registers 8.4% Growth as Trade Deficit Soars

Figures released by Rwanda’s Central Bank on Thursday indicate that the country’s economy registered an 8.4% growth in the first quarter of 2019, with the real GDP…

Rwanda-Uganda Relations: Releasing Prisoners First Step to Show Goodwill

Rwanda-Uganda Relations: Releasing Prisoners First Step to Show Goodwill

Rwanda says Uganda releasing hundreds of Rwandans detained in Uganda should be the first step to show goodwill towards implementing the Memorandum of Understanding signed yesterday in Luanda, Angola, aimed…