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How Booked Are Rwanda’s High End Hotel Facilities?

How Booked Are Rwanda’s High End Hotel Facilities?

 When we visited Bisate Lodge – a subsidiary of South Africa-based Wilderness Safari’s within the natural amphitheatre of an extinct volcanic cone in Musanze district, Northern Rwanda last week…

Rwanda, R20 Sign Agreement to Develop Continental Smart Model Village Pilot

Rwanda, R20 Sign Agreement to Develop Continental Smart Model Village Pilot

Rwanda Green Fund (FONERWA) and 20 Regions of Climate Action (R20) – a global alliance for smart cities and smart villages (GASCA) have signed an agreement to search and identify a…

RWANDASAT-1 Soon Orbiting Over Rwanda

RWANDASAT-1 Soon Orbiting Over Rwanda

Rwandans must now become familiar with counting backwards, from ten to zero, anyway, as their country launches its own satellite into space. Like most other African countries, Rwanda depends on…

New Electric Motorcycle Hits Rwandan Roads Next Month

New Electric Motorcycle Hits Rwandan Roads Next Month

The First electric motorcycle with charging stations was tested in Kigali, Rwanda’s capital city on Tuesday and will be launched next month. Safi moto was introduced on Rwandan market…

RwandAir, Global Cargo Company Sign Deal to Support Agri-Export Farmers

RwandAir, Global Cargo Company Sign Deal to Support Agri-Export Farmers

Rwanda’s National Carrier RwandAir has signed an agreement with Magma – a global Aviation company to ship up to 25 metric tons every Friday, starting from October 4…

Mara Phones Launch: More Rwandans Will Afford Smartphones –President Kagame

Mara Phones Launch: More Rwandans Will Afford Smartphones –President Kagame

With just 15 per cent of Rwandans owning smartphones, President Paul Kagame believes the number remains very low and the launch of Mara Phones will go a long way in…

Rwanda: Kagame to Launch First Africa Made Smart Phone in Kigali

Rwanda: Kagame to Launch First Africa Made Smart Phone in Kigali

All these brands and many more on the local market are imported, but Rwanda will this afternoon get its own brand – Mara Phone President Kagame will this afternoon officiate…

Rwanda Day: An Evening of Pledges for Motherland

Rwanda Day: An Evening of Pledges for Motherland

A medical doctor of French nationality with Rwandan origins has been promised an air ticket to come to Rwanda for a job opportunity, “any time from tomorrow.” A…

Thomas Schafer on Why Volkswagen Expanded to Rwanda

Thomas Schafer on Why Volkswagen Expanded to Rwanda

Thomas Schafer, Managing Director of Volkswagen South Africa has explained that their choice to built an assembly plant in Rwanda was a legitimate move. Speaking at Rwanda Day at Bonn…

Forget About Boeing 737 Max 8 Saga, Ethiopia Is Doing Well

Forget About Boeing 737 Max 8 Saga, Ethiopia Is Doing Well

  Time check: 8:30 pm on September 14, 2019. As the plane touches down at Addis Ababa’s Bole International Airport, your first impression is that indeed, you are in…

115 Years of Rwanda Coffee

115 Years of Rwanda Coffee

Rwanda is celebrating the 115th Anniversary since coffee was first introduced in Rwanda. The Anniversary coincides with International Coffee Day on October 1st, established by the International Coffee Organisation (ICO…

Equity Bank Develops New Application for Cashless Economy

Equity Bank Develops New Application for Cashless Economy

The push to a cashless economy continues apace, albeit at a slower pace than hoped. Rwanda has set 2024 as a target for general acceptance digital payment, and for all…