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Kagame Tells Africa to Maximise China’s Opportunities

Kagame Tells Africa to Maximise China’s Opportunities

President Paul Kagame has asked Africa to reposition itself and maximise the opportunities China is bringing to the continent. China’s approach in Africa is mutually beneficial, Kagame who…

President Kagame Casts His Vote in Diaspora

President Kagame Casts His Vote in Diaspora

President Paul Kagame and First Lady Jeannette Kagame have joined the Rwandan Community in China in casting their vote in legislative elections. The Head of State and the First Lady…

President Kagame in Beijing for China-Africa Cooperation Summit

President Kagame in Beijing for China-Africa Cooperation Summit

President Paul Kagame and First Lady Jeannette Kagame have arrived in Beijing, China for the Forum on China-Africa Cooperation (FOCAC2018). Scheduled for September 3-4, 2018 under the theme…

Mushikiwabo Confirms Rwanda’s Bid to Join OECD

Mushikiwabo Confirms Rwanda’s Bid to Join OECD

Rwanda’s application to the membership of the 36-member club of the world’s most developed OECD economies is at later stage, Louise Mushikiwabo – Foreign Affairs Minister has said…

SA2018: Peacekeepers Renew Commitment to Protect 

SA2018: Peacekeepers Renew Commitment to Protect 

Through more than 100 scenarios emulating experiences in peacekeeping mission in Central African Republic (MUNISCA), around 200 peacekeepers from 11 countries of Africa, Europe and United States (USA) have concluded…

Portugal Was Rwanda’s Biggest Investor in 2017 – RDB

Portugal Was Rwanda’s Biggest Investor in 2017 – RDB

Rwanda Development Board (RDB) has announced that Portugal was the overall biggest investor in the country – accounting for 23.8% of the top ten foreign countries in 2017. A report…

Kagame Attends Inauguration of President Mnangagwa

Kagame Attends Inauguration of President Mnangagwa

President Paul Kagame and chairman of the African Union on Sunday, August 26, attended the swearing- in ceremony of Zimbabwe President elect Emmerson Mnangagwa. The swearing ceremony took place at…

Rwanda Becomes World’s First Country to Implement Global Funding Standards

Rwanda Becomes World’s First Country to Implement Global Funding Standards

Effective December this year, Rwanda will launch a digitally-supported system where donors and grantees can jointly access and share assessment data. The new system dubbed “Global Funding Standards…

Two Rwandans Win Court Battle After Brutal Deportation from Zambia

Two Rwandans Win Court Battle After Brutal Deportation from Zambia

Two Rwandans living in Zambia have won a case at a Zambian High Court following the decision by Home Affairs Ministry to deport them back home. “I hold that the…

Female Peacekeepers Demand Gender Balance in Deployments

Female Peacekeepers Demand Gender Balance in Deployments

Former Female military and police peacekeepers who served under several United Nations (UN) missions have advised policy and decision makers to consider gender balance during deployment. At the “Shared Accord…

Rwanda to Fetch $4M from International Coffee Gathering

Rwanda to Fetch $4M from International Coffee Gathering

Rwanda will next year host an international coffee conference which is expected to earn the country $4 million to its coffers. The conference, expected to take place from February 13…

Sheraton Kigali Hotel Timeline Revealed

Sheraton Kigali Hotel Timeline Revealed

Within the next three years, Rwanda will have Sheraton Hotel Kigali added to its menu of  hotel industry, the brand proprietor has revealed. In an interview with KT Press last…