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Rwanda Biomedical Center Staff Face New Hunt over Embezzled Funds

Rwanda Biomedical Center Staff Face New Hunt over Embezzled Funds

Rwanda Biomedical Center (RBC) has told parliament that they cannot recover millions of funds which were embezzled by its staff in a medical procurement division. This comes after two former…

Rwanda’s NIRDA Kicks off Campaign to Fund Hardware Developers

Rwanda’s NIRDA Kicks off Campaign to Fund Hardware Developers

Top young local hardware developers have started the competition, a sprint-like event in which programmers, designers and entrepreneurs join together to intensively develop prototypes within three days. In the…

We’ve Improved Efficiency, We Still have Issues to Solve – REG Boss

We’ve Improved Efficiency, We Still have Issues to Solve – REG Boss

Amid reports of financial mismanagement and failure to account for public funds in the ongoing Public Accounts Committee (PAC) hearings in Parliament, the CEO of the energy holding company &#8211…

Japanese Firm Hands over Agriculture Project to Government

Japanese Firm Hands over Agriculture Project to Government

Japan’s International Development Agency (JICA) has handed over a five-year agricultural project to the government, which will continue to run it. The ‘Smallholder Market-Oriented Agriculture Project (SMAP…

Rwanda’s Energy Body “Unproductive” – Lawmakers Say

Rwanda’s Energy Body “Unproductive” – Lawmakers Say

In 2015, Rwanda Energy Group (REG) was formed as a consolidated business entity to improve on efficient access of electricity for all. However, four years down the road, a Parliamentary…

Rwandan Chili Farmer Lands $500M Deal with Chinese Firm

Rwandan Chili Farmer Lands $500M Deal with Chinese Firm

A young local entrepreneur specializing in Chili pepper farming could, in a near future, see his agribusiness firm, turn a billion dollar size, following a $500 million deal signes with…

Rwf5.2Bn Nyandungu Eco Tourism Park for 2020

Rwf5.2Bn Nyandungu Eco Tourism Park for 2020

Kigali is executing a project that is set to be a place to kill the stress without having to board a Safari car to the furthest Eastern Province, the home…

1.7Bn World Population Remain Unbanked, PM Ngirente Provides the Key

1.7Bn World Population Remain Unbanked, PM Ngirente Provides the Key

The world still grapples with effects of the 2008 Global Financial Crisis and Rwanda’s Prime Minister Dr Edourd Ngirente, says that the only way to come out of it…

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…

Rwanda Selected To Host Global Drone Flying Competition

Rwanda Selected To Host Global Drone Flying Competition

Fresh from earning global accolade as the “Uber for Blood” service provider country because of its provision of blood to remote hospitals using drones, Rwanda has been selected…

How Rwanda Increased Park Visits by 600%

How Rwanda Increased Park Visits by 600%

Rwanda’s Prime Minister Dr Edouard Ngirente has said that protection of natural heritage and providing a package of Rwandan beauty contributed to a great increase in tourism returns. During…

Four New Business Deals: Rwanda, Zhejiang Province Boost Cooperation

Four New Business Deals: Rwanda, Zhejiang Province Boost Cooperation

Rwanda and China’s Zhejiang Province have signed four deals which will boost trade and education cooperation while also strengthening social cohesion between the citizen of Rwanda and China. The…