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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…

Chinese Company Inks Deal to Assemble Alcohol Test Gadget with Rwandan Formula

Chinese Company Inks Deal to Assemble Alcohol Test Gadget with Rwandan Formula

An alcohol detector technology that was invented by a graduate from Kigali Polytechnic Institute  is set to be assembled in China by Top Ten Electronic Company with expertise in electronic…

Rwanda to Host First Ever Cybertech Conference in Africa

Rwanda to Host First Ever Cybertech Conference in Africa

Amid growing cyber security threats in Africa, Rwanda will in March next year, host the first ever Cybertech Africa Conference and Exhibition. The first conference to be hosted in Africa…

Rwanda Launches Campaign to Revamp Sale of its Creeping Dot Rw Domain Name

Rwanda Launches Campaign to Revamp Sale of its Creeping Dot Rw Domain Name

In 2005 Rwanda started a legal battle to win back its internet domain name (dot.rw) in an international dispute with a Swiss company that owned the name for decades…

Featured: Andela Kigali – “Build Software Engineering Talents to Suit Particular Local Needs”

Featured: Andela Kigali – “Build Software Engineering Talents to Suit Particular Local Needs”

Andela – a global software engineering company with offices in Kigali on Thursday, officially launched ‘The Power of X campaign to recruit Junior, mid-level and senior software engineers…

The Overall National Interoperability System to Be Launched Soon

The Overall National Interoperability System to Be Launched Soon

Rwandans can now rest assured that by the end of the year, they will be able to make and receive payments without spending much or moving from one point to…

Featured: Do You Dream of Using Technology to Change the World?

Featured: Do You Dream of Using Technology to Change the World?

Join the Andela movement to ensure that while the digital revolution may have begun in Silicon Valley, its future will be written in Lagos, Nairobi, Kampala, Kigali and cities across…

Rwanda Working on a Personal Data Protection Law

Rwanda Working on a Personal Data Protection Law

Rwanda is currently drafting law that will protect citizen’s personal data from any kind of manipulation at a time when the country is having a surge of foreign investments…

Local StartUps to Turn Prototype into Businesses 

Local StartUps to Turn Prototype into Businesses 

If you are a techpreneur, law and finance graduate but don’t know what to do next, a multi-partner incubation program in Rwanda has opened a window of opportunities…

Rwandan Women Prove They Can Code

Rwandan Women Prove They Can Code

Pauline Nshimiye, a 32 year old mother of two children was just browsing through her facebook page when she landed on a coding boot camp advertisement to recruit women for…

Unemployed Engineers Get Window for Jobs

Unemployed Engineers Get Window for Jobs

Rwanda has launched the first space and telecoms fellowship which will task young engineering students to building satellites and telecommunication technology to be self-employed. The six months sponsored fellowship…

Kagame Explains Rwanda’s Resilience at VivaTech 2019

Kagame Explains Rwanda’s Resilience at VivaTech 2019

One million court cases in the aftermath of the 1994 Genocide against Tutsi, destroyed infrastructure and a society that had fallen apart, Rwanda can now afford to talk about her…