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Pictorial: Transform Africa Summit 

Pictorial: Transform Africa Summit 

Rwanda hosted the second edition of Transform Africa Summit-2015 under the theme, ‘Accelerating Digital Innovation.’ About 1000 companies including; global giants Facebook, CISCO and Ericson are represented at a…

Prof Romain Murenzi Reveals Africa’s Academic Weakness

Prof Romain Murenzi Reveals Africa’s Academic Weakness

Panelists and participants at the ongoing Transform Africa summit are calling a spade a spade. Professor Romain Murenzi, the Director General of World Academy of Sciences, dropped an icebreaker in…

Africa Mobilising  $300billion To Create ‘Smart Continent’

Africa Mobilising  $300billion To Create ‘Smart Continent’

Africa needs more than $300 billion to fully invest in Information communication technologies (ICTs) to establish a smart continent, Rwanda’s Prime Minister Anastase Murekezi said during the Transform Africa…

Regional Presidents Commit To Faster Projects 

Regional Presidents Commit To Faster Projects 

Despite the progress made on the Northern Corridor Integration Projects, Heads of States say there is need for faster implementation of these lucrative projects. Kenya’s President, Uhuru Kenyatta, who…

Free Laptops Groom Rwandan Pupils Into Programmers

Free Laptops Groom Rwandan Pupils Into Programmers

Through a laptop he was given at school under the ‘One laptop per child programme’, Arnold Byishimo Muhumuza 11, is close to fulfilling his dream of becoming architect. Muhumuza uses…

Rwanda Airport Resumes Automated Clearance After Ebola Scare

Rwanda Airport Resumes Automated Clearance After Ebola Scare

Passengers can now use automatic clearance system at Kigali International airport after the Ebola epidemic crisis has considerably declined. “The World Health Organization has reduced travel restrictions as a result…

Rwandans In France Win Historic Genocide Case

Rwandans In France Win Historic Genocide Case

The Association of Rwandan community in France (CRF) has today won a historical case that was pending before the French constitutional court against a satiric film on genocide produced by…

Rwanda Is Saving Babies And Mothers By SMS

Rwanda Is Saving Babies And Mothers By SMS

Eliab Mugabo, a medical assistant at a health center in Nyamagabe, southern province, advised an expecting mother that it was time to head to the hospital, but she neglected the…

Rwanda Parliament Passes Bill To Amend Constitution

Rwanda Parliament Passes Bill To Amend Constitution

Rwandans are one step away from a referendum after 96% of MPs Monday evening voted in favour of a bill seeking to amend the current constitution. Out of the 74…

Anxiety As Rwanda Parliament Tables Constitution Amendment Bill

Anxiety As Rwanda Parliament Tables Constitution Amendment Bill

Thousands of Rwandans are anxiously waiting for the outcome from a parliamentary public review examining the relevance of the draft bill to emend the constitution. The plenary sitting, set at…

Gigantic Mutuelle De Santé Merged With RSSB

Gigantic Mutuelle De Santé Merged With RSSB

The health sector witnessed a historic move this Friday after Community Based Health Insurance (CBHI) commonly known as ‘Mutuelle De Santé ‘ was handed over to Rwanda Social Security Board…

Rwanda’s Opposition Loses ‘Constitution’ Case

Rwanda’s Opposition Loses ‘Constitution’ Case

Rwanda’s Supreme Court has trashed a lawsuit by an opposition political party that has been seeking to block an ongoing process to amend the country’s constitution…