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Rwandan Runs for Canada’s Parliamentary Seat, Vows to Solve Labor Force Shortage

Rwandan Runs for Canada’s Parliamentary Seat, Vows to Solve Labor Force Shortage

Joseph Hakizimana, a Canadian of Rwandan origin is campaigning for an office of a member of parliament for the September elections where he pledges to tackle the labor force shortage…

Rwanda Never Received Money to Host Refugees from Libya – Kamayirese

Rwanda Never Received Money to Host Refugees from Libya – Kamayirese

The first batch of 500 African refugees stuck in precarious conditions in Libya is set to arrive in Rwanda ‘soonest’ following the signing of a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) between…

Kagame in Brazzaville for “Investing in Africa” Forum

Kagame in Brazzaville for “Investing in Africa” Forum

Rwanda’s President Paul Kagame today arrived in the Republic of Congo’s capital Brazzaville where he is expected to attend the Fifth Investing in Africa Forum (IAF…

ICYMI: A Selfie with Mountain Gorilla

ICYMI: A Selfie with Mountain Gorilla

If you were not in any corner of Rwanda – particularly in the capital Kigali and Musanze district in Northern Province, you missed a lifetime opportunity. This past week was one…

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…

BIG Party in Rwanda’s Musanze as Baby Gorillas Are Named

BIG Party in Rwanda’s Musanze as Baby Gorillas Are Named

Pomp and Fanfare are filling up the foothills of the volcanoes national park as Rwanda marks the 15th edition of the annual Gorilla naming ceremony – Kwita Izina. The world has…

Kwita Izina 2019: All Roads Lead to Kinigi

Kwita Izina 2019: All Roads Lead to Kinigi

All roads on Friday morning will lead to Kinigi at the foothills of the Virunga Mountains where 25 baby gorillas will be named amid pomp and pageantry in a ceremony…

Rwanda: Here Are Namers at this Year’s Gorilla Naming Ceremony

Rwanda: Here Are Namers at this Year’s Gorilla Naming Ceremony

Rwanda has released a list of celebrities and outstanding individuals who will take part in the lucrative naming of 25 baby gorillas at the 2019 Gorilla Naming ceremony –  Kwita…

Exercise Caution – Rwandans in S. Africa Advised

Exercise Caution – Rwandans in S. Africa Advised

Rwandans living in South Africa have been advised to exercise caution in the wake of the ongoing xenophobic attacks that have rocked the country, targeting foreign nationals who natives accuse…

From Kigali to London, Car Free Day Gains Global Appetite

From Kigali to London, Car Free Day Gains Global Appetite

On Sunday, September 1, Rwanda’s capital Kigali woke up to another exciting Car Free Day – a bi-monthly health fitness exercise. This month’s maiden event…

Six Suspects Named in the Murder of Mozambique Diaspora Head

Six Suspects Named in the Murder of Mozambique Diaspora Head

New details revealing a racket (criminal gang) of people suspected to be behind the murder of Louis Baziga, the head of the Rwanda Community in Mozambique have emerged, confirming earlier…

Rhineland Palatinate Introduces Grape Farming in Rwanda

Rhineland Palatinate Introduces Grape Farming in Rwanda

Rwanda and the Germany State of Rhineland Palatinate have inked a deal through ministry of Agriculture to start grappe growing which will see Rwanda start producing grappe wine in near…