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Featured: GCS Restores Hope in Rwandan Woman Denied Scholarship 36 Years Ago

Featured: GCS Restores Hope in Rwandan Woman Denied Scholarship 36 Years Ago

In 1983, Vérène Uwiragiye experienced a heartbreaking experience, after she passed primary school examinations, qualified for the government scholarship, but was refused by corrupt government officials. At the…

Rwanda Scraps Value Added Tax on Sanitary Pads

Rwanda Scraps Value Added Tax on Sanitary Pads

The decision to scrap Value Added Tax (VAT) on sanitary pads by the Government of Rwanda has been hailed as a move in the right direction – towards making sanitary…

Youth Genocide Survivors to Document Life of Wiped out Families  

Youth Genocide Survivors to Document Life of Wiped out Families  

The Rwandan graduates Genocide Survivors Organisation (GAERG) is compiling a comprehensive book and a documentary film about the families that were completely wiped out during the 1994 genocide against Tutsi…

Photos: Namibian President Visits Rwanda

Photos: Namibian President Visits Rwanda

The President of Namibia Hage Gottfried Geingob this afternoon arrived in Rwanda’s capital Kigali for an official visit. At the Kigali International Airport, President Geingob was received by his…

New Survey Exposes Loopholes in Farmers’ Access to Inputs

New Survey Exposes Loopholes in Farmers’ Access to Inputs

Rwanda Development Organisation (RDO) has published findings that show farmers are still lacking access to critical agricultural inputs. The findings released on Friday last week revealed that lack of access…

Being an Entrepreneur Is a Mindset – Kagame to the Youth   

Being an Entrepreneur Is a Mindset – Kagame to the Youth  

It is never too late for one to be a successful entrepreneur but it is rather how one looks at whatever they do with an entrepreneurship mindset and making it…

RIB Arrests Two Judges, Court Officials Over Corruption

RIB Arrests Two Judges, Court Officials Over Corruption

Rwanda Investigation Bureau (RIB) has arrested two judges and one court registrar over allegations of corruption in a move to crackdown on the vice in the justice sector. The arrest…

Education Ministry Clears Air on English as Medium of Instruction in Primary School

Education Ministry Clears Air on English as Medium of Instruction in Primary School

Ministry of education has ‘cleared the air’ about the long standing disagreement on using Kinyarwanda as a medium of instruction in lower primary, replacing it with English. The…

“You served the country with integrity” President Kagame to Rugege, Kayitesi

“You served the country with integrity” President Kagame to Rugege, Kayitesi

President Paul Kagame has commended the outgoing Chief Justice and President of the Supreme Court Prof. Sam Rugege and his Deputy Zainabu Sylvie Kayitesi who have completed their mandate, for…

The Private Sector Federation’s Forum to Raise Standards

The Private Sector Federation’s Forum to Raise Standards

For the last two weeks, the island of almost every Kigali roundabout has been circled by green, and orange flags, bearing the letters PSF (Private Sector Federation) and Made in…

Cimerwa PPC Finally Starts making profit, As Cement demand Surges

Cimerwa PPC Finally Starts making profit, As Cement demand Surges

Rwanda’s leading cement producer, Cimerwa has managed to post a net profit of Rwf12billion, after years of making losses despite increased demand of cement on the local market. Cimerwa…

Rwanda To Integrate Coding Into School Curriculum

Rwanda To Integrate Coding Into School Curriculum

The Ministry of ICT and Innovation has announced plans to initiate coding lessons as part of the new school curriculum that will create a young generation of software engineers in…