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Women Parliamentarians Forum Elect New Committee

Women Parliamentarians Forum Elect New Committee

MP Beline Uwineza has been unanimously elected chairperson of the Rwandese Women Parliamentarians  Forum (FRRP) during the first extra ordinary meeting since the formation of the fourth parliament this September…

Former Government Drivers in Financial Wrangles

Former Government Drivers in Financial Wrangles

Former government drivers are currently in a court battle over unaccounted financial transactions, undocumented expenses and incomes which are said to have been done by one of their representatives. Abacu…

Family Planning Is Not Just Woman’s Issue – PM Ngirente

Family Planning Is Not Just Woman’s Issue – PM Ngirente

Rwanda Prime Minister Edouard Ngirente has challenged leaders at the International Conference on Family Planning (ICFP2018) taking place in Kigali to stop the old narrative that family planning is woman…

Former Street Children Increase Numbers of National Exam Candidates

Former Street Children Increase Numbers of National Exam Candidates

The number of Primary Leaving Examinations (PLE) candidates is increasing, thanks to more efforts that were deployed to bring street children back to school. On Monday, November 12, 2018, the…

World Bank Announces $150M Support for Rwanda’s Education

World Bank Announces $150M Support for Rwanda’s Education

The World Bank Group has announced $150 million (Rwf132 billion) grant to Rwanda that will be invested in education to build human capital needs. The grant is part of the…

First Lady Jeannette Kagame Shares Parenting Tips

First Lady Jeannette Kagame Shares Parenting Tips

Rwanda’s First Lady Jeannette Kagame has reminded parents that education of Children is delicate and they should always bear in mind that their behaviors today will affect their…

Mineduc Hands Over to Churches Duty to Build Nursery Schools

Mineduc Hands Over to Churches Duty to Build Nursery Schools

The Ministry of Education (MINEDUC) has told religious institutions that it belongs to them to build nursery schools to increase the rate of child enrollment to pre-primary education. On…

Armyworms Are Back

Armyworms Are Back

After defeat of army worm December last year, the pest have already invaded about 350 hectares of maize in Eastern Province. Armyworm is a strange pest that feasts on crops…

700 Residents Challenge Gasabo District in “Bannyahe” Expropriation Case

700 Residents Challenge Gasabo District in “Bannyahe” Expropriation Case

Gasabo Intermediate court has postponed an expropriation court case involving more than 700 residents of Kangondo I&II and Kibiraro, a slum located adjacent to the high end residential…

Prosecution Seeks 22 Year Jail Sentence for the Rwigaras

Prosecution Seeks 22 Year Jail Sentence for the Rwigaras

Prosecution has requested for a 22-year jail sentence for Mukangemanyi Rwigara and her daughter Diane Rwigara. Recently released on bail, the Rwigaras appeared before court to battle a case…

SDGC Africa Takes Women Entrepreneurship Sample in Rwanda

SDGC Africa Takes Women Entrepreneurship Sample in Rwanda

Sustainable Development Goals Center for Africa (SDGCAfrica) has selected Rwanda as the first country to spearhead and implement a new women entrepreneurship and business agenda that will be disseminated in…

Rwanda National Police Tighten Supervision of Security Companies

Rwanda National Police Tighten Supervision of Security Companies

Responding to unprofessional conduct of some private security companies, Rwanda National Police (RNP) have vowed to tighten supervision. Among the shortfalls areas RNP has identified among the private security companies…