Vincent Gasana

Vincent Gasana

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Rwanda-Uganda Relations, Denying the Obvious in “Frank and Cordial” Talks

Rwanda-Uganda Relations, Denying the Obvious in “Frank and Cordial” Talks

That the delegations from both sides were so high powered promised much. But, in the end, the resolutions of the unwieldy titled Ad Hoc Commission for the Implementation of the…

Happy New Year and a Promise to Be Seven Years Younger

Happy New Year and a Promise to Be Seven Years Younger

If on this day, 12th of September, a stranger apparently in the grip of euphoric joy, wishes you a Happy New Year, play along. He or she has neither completely…

Kigali: Women, Youth Inclusion High on Agenda of Global Financial Forum

Kigali: Women, Youth Inclusion High on Agenda of Global Financial Forum

Using technology for inclusion of women and youth. That is the main theme for the Alliance for Financial Inclusion 2019 Global Policy Forum, that is being held in Rwanda, at…

A Super Model, A Soul Singer, Kwita Izina Announces Itself to the World

A Super Model, A Soul Singer, Kwita Izina Announces Itself to the World

With over two decades at the very top of the fashion world, jet setting between the most glamourous fashion shows, In London, Paris, Milan, New York, there can be few…

China Celebrates 70th Anniversary and  A shared History with Africa

China Celebrates 70th Anniversary and  A shared History with Africa

“Home grown solutions”, a colonised tragic past, eventual liberation, the healing of self inflicted wounds, to a people centred development. You would be forgiven for thinking this an opening to…

Bang, Bounce and Thump Professional Volleyball Comes to Rwanda

Bang, Bounce and Thump Professional Volleyball Comes to Rwanda

The view of Lake Kivu from the Serena hotel is interrupted by a public park, with trees so old if they could tell the entire history of Rwanda, if they…

Monetary Policy Committee Declares Economic Outlook Positive

Monetary Policy Committee Declares Economic Outlook Positive

Low inflation rate, modest pressure on the exchange rate, favourable macroeconomic conditions that are expected to remain throughout the year. That’s the conclusion of the Monetary Policy Committee (PMC…

Rwanda’s Private Sector Federation Sets A Gold Standard

Rwanda’s Private Sector Federation Sets A Gold Standard

The African Continental Free Trade Area (AFCFTA) is now on stream, and from July 2020, Africans can start trading under its rules. With the inaugural launch of the Gold Business…

Rwanda Trade Fair, Showing You the World’s Wares

Rwanda Trade Fair, Showing You the World’s Wares

Bigger, better, ever more digital, that seems to be the theme for this year’s Rwanda International Trade Expo, which is now underway. In its 22nd year now, global recognition…

Lured Into Bondage – Combating Human Trafficking

Lured Into Bondage – Combating Human Trafficking

Slavery is alive and well, living under an assumed name of Human Trafficking. A new report focusing on Rwanda makes recommendations the report’s authors believe will add to the…

Now Showing: The 600, in the Cinema Near You

Now Showing: The 600, in the Cinema Near You

The documentary film, “The 600” soldier’s story, is showing at Century Films, in Kigali City Tower in the capital Kigali, but, only for a limited period. Anyone…

Kwibohora 25: Pomp and Pageantry as Rwanda Marks 25 Years of Liberation

Kwibohora 25: Pomp and Pageantry as Rwanda Marks 25 Years of Liberation

A deafening screech from the thousands of mainly young people waving flags fills up the air. You look up, and the eyes follow the brass marching music to the main…