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Daily Archives: June 30, 2020

COVID-19: After Months of Denying, Burundi Imposes Measures, To Do Mass Testing

COVID-19: After Months of Denying, Burundi Imposes Measures, To Do Mass Testing

Burundi’s new President Maj. Gen Evariste Ndayishimiye says his government will establish New Coronavirus testing centres countrywide and conduct mass testing where necessary, in a move that suggests that…

France, Rwanda Sign €45.8M Financing Agreement to Support National COVID-19 Response

France, Rwanda Sign €45.8M Financing Agreement to Support National COVID-19 Response

Rwanda and France have signed a credit facility agreement and a grant, to the tune of €45.8 million (approximately 45.8 billion) aimed at supporting the Government’s response…

COVID-19 Worse, STIs Yet Another Threat

COVID-19 Worse, STIs Yet Another Threat

On eve of Christmas last year, James Munyakazi* (not real name) a taxi-moto operator in Kigali had managed to save Rwf50,000 for Christmas celebration. With a group of…

Bank of Kigali Launches “Financial Literacy Clinic” to Financially Educate the Youth and other Rwandans

Bank of Kigali Launches “Financial Literacy Clinic” to Financially Educate the Youth and other Rwandans

Bank of Kigali (BK) has launched a new financial literacy program aimed at educating Rwandan youths on how to make money. The televised educative and entertaining program dubbed “BK Times…

Rwanda Gets Schengen Safety Pass

Rwanda Gets Schengen Safety Pass

The European Union (EU) has officially included Rwanda among its list of 15 Covid19 ‘Safe Countries’ that will be permitted to enter the EU from July 1. The commission…

DR Dre $800M Fortune At Stake As Wife Nicole Files for Divorce

DR Dre $800M Fortune At Stake As Wife Nicole Files for Divorce

Legendary producer and entrepreneur Andre Romelle Young famous in showbiz as Dr Dre is set to lose millions as wife Nicole Young calls for a split after 24 years of…

Rwanda: What Triggered the Spike in COVID-19 Cases?

Rwanda: What Triggered the Spike in COVID-19 Cases?

On Monday, Rwanda recorded the highest number of New Coronavirus case in a single day since the outbreak of the pandemic in March -at 101 cases out of 2,498…