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Engineer in the Making: How COVID-19 Lockdown Helped 13-yr Old Hakizimana Discover Gifted Hands

Engineer in the Making: How COVID-19 Lockdown Helped 13-yr Old Hakizimana Discover Gifted Hands

The COVID-19 pandemic resulted in an abrupt change in routines and livelihoods all around the world, especially education forcing many students to stay out of school for more than…

Qatar Inaugurates New Embassy Building in Kigali

Qatar Inaugurates New Embassy Building in Kigali

The State of Qatar has officially opened its new embassy offices in the City of Kigali with plans to promote bilateral relations with the government of Rwanda. The office inauguration…

RIB Arrests Rusizi Residents Who Assaulted Judicial officials

RIB Arrests Rusizi Residents Who Assaulted Judicial officials

Rwanda Investigation Bureau (RIB) has arrested six citizens for allegedly holding in contempt a court and judges in a primary court Kamembe, Rusizi district in the Western Province. The arrest…

Rwanda Readies for COVID-19 Self-Testing

Rwanda Readies for COVID-19 Self-Testing

Rwanda Biomedical Centre (RBC) has announced plans to authorize a COVID-19 self-test detection methodology that will enable citizens to know their personal health status at a time when…

2021 National Exams: Highlights of Day One of Primary Leaving Examinations

2021 National Exams: Highlights of Day One of Primary Leaving Examinations

The first day of National Examinations which kicked off with Primary Leaving Examinations (PLE) was characterized by reports of  COVID-19 affecting candidates who tested positive, prompting the Ministry of…

Mozambique: President Nyusi Defends Rwanda’s Deployment

Mozambique: President Nyusi Defends Rwanda’s Deployment

The President of Mozambique, Filipe Jacinto Nyusi, has defended the deployment of a 1,000-strong joint force by Rwanda in his country last week, to help stem out insurgents…

RwandAir Becomes 1st Sub-Saharan Airline to Join Qatar Loyalty Club

RwandAir Becomes 1st Sub-Saharan Airline to Join Qatar Loyalty Club

Rwanda national carrier, RwandAir, has entered a Loyalty partnership with Qatar Airways to provide more opportunities for their frequent fliers. The partnership was announced this Monday July 12, 2021 between…

RDB Weighs In on Baho International Hospital Poor Service Saga

RDB Weighs In on Baho International Hospital Poor Service Saga

Days after the Ministry of Health started inspecting the level of services at Baho International Hospital (BIH) in Kigali, Rwanda Development Board (RDB) has expressed disappointment with the manner in…

Primary School Candidates Begin Exams as 57 Pupils Test Positive of COVID-19

Primary School Candidates Begin Exams as 57 Pupils Test Positive of COVID-19

The Minister of Education, Dr. Valentine Uwamariya, has urged students sitting their national examinations to remain calm and focus on doing their exams while ensuring their own safety amid reports…

New COVID-19 Variants Recorded in Rwanda as Plans to Produce Vaccines Locally Advance

New COVID-19 Variants Recorded in Rwanda as Plans to Produce Vaccines Locally Advance

The Ministry of Health has attributed the increase of COVID-19 cases of infection and deaths to an infiltration of at least three variants among samples taken from patients. After…

Hyundai Contracted to Deliver SGR Project to Benefit Tanzania, Rwanda

A South Korea-based company, Hyundai Rotem has secured contracts worth $295.65m from Tanzania Railways Corporation (TRC) to deliver eco-friendly train cars. TRC will receive 80 train cars…

Rwanda Largest Peat-to-Power Plant delayed by COVID-19

Rwanda Largest Peat-to-Power Plant delayed by COVID-19

Launching one of Rwanda’s largest Peat-fired power plants is expected to be delayed a few months as a result of technical complication caused by COVID-19 challenges, officials…