Daily Archives: November 12, 2019

African Female Entrepreneurs Get $1 Billion Package

African Female Entrepreneurs Get $1 Billion Package

Rwandan and African female entrepreneurs will soon reap from the hottest $1billion lending package from the European Investment Bank (EIB), under the bank’s gender-lending initiative to allow them…

Incredible But Real Story: How Did the Toddler Survive This Huge Tree?

Incredible But Real Story: How Did the Toddler Survive This Huge Tree?

November 11, 2019, will be remembered in the life of Viateur Habumugisha, 2, from Butunzi village of Kinihira Sector, Rulindo District in Northern Province. The boy was coming for vaccination…

Rwanda: Gov’t Issues Double Rwf15 billion Bonds for End of Year

Rwanda: Gov’t Issues Double Rwf15 billion Bonds for End of Year

Rwanda’s Central Bank (BNR) is set to issue two bonds consecutively with a chance for potential investors to tap into both. One of the bonds will be for three…

UPDATE: Rwanda Hands Over Bodies of Ugandan Smugglers

UPDATE: Rwanda Hands Over Bodies of Ugandan Smugglers

Officials of Nyagatare district in Eastern Province on Tuesday morning handed over two bodies of Ugandans who were shot dead on Sunday morning as they allegedly smuggled goods into Rwanda…

Rwandans Head to China’s Huawei for Technology Skills Transfer

Rwandans Head to China’s Huawei for Technology Skills Transfer

  The second batch of eight Rwandan university students will this week head to China to learn the state-of-the-art technology, do an internship and possibly get employed…

National Exams Kick off, Munyakazi Urges Candidates to Excel

National Exams Kick off, Munyakazi Urges Candidates to Excel

National exams for Ordinary, Advanced Levels as well as vocational schools kicked off this morning, with 119, 000 O’ Level and 51, 291 A’ Level sitting their exams on the…

How A Corrupt Official Replaced A Corrupt Official At Scandal-Ridden Hospital

How A Corrupt Official Replaced A Corrupt Official At Scandal-Ridden Hospital

In January 2012, Innocent Sevumba was suspended from his post as the Kibuye Hospital administrative officer following investigations into the embezzlement of Rwf18.5m. Sevumba had been briefly arrested and…

The Myth Of Unromantic, Unfriendly, Obedient, Secretive, Reserved Rwandan

The Myth Of Unromantic, Unfriendly, Obedient, Secretive, Reserved Rwandan

Stereotypes and clichés. They are quite interesting things. And we Rwandans have been saddled with more than our fair share of them, I tend to think. “Rwandans are secretive…