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New Budget to Address Gaps in Health, Education And Salaries
June,29 2021 Daniel Sabiiti Comments(0)

Rwanda Parliament has approved budget for fiscal year 2021/22 with a large percentage of the funding expected to be solicited within and towards COVID-19 economic recovery. The total budget will amount to Rwf3, 806.95 billion from the proposed Rwf3, 807billion, which will have Rwf2, 543.3billion (67%) internal financing while external funding will reach 612.2 (16%),…
Categories: National
Tags: Latestnews, Rwanda Parliament
RIB Recovers Hundreds of Millions of Money Stolen from Foreign Investor
June,29 2021 Daniel Sabiiti Comments(0)

Rwanda Investigation Bureau has handed over a total of Rwf771.7million of the Rwf1billion that was stolen from a foreign investor through a fraudster crime manned by three Rwandans including a local Catholic Church priest. The money which is almost 80 percent of the lost funds was handed over this June 29, 2021 in Kigali with…
Categories: National
Tags: Latestnews
CAR: UN Special Envoy Welcomes CP Bizimungu As he Begins Tour of Duty
June,28 2021 Daniel Sabiiti Comments(0)

[caption id="attachment_67451" align="aligncenter" width="1080"] CP Bizimungu at a recent Police symposium.[/caption] A Special Representative of the United Nations Secretary-General has welcomed the appointment of a senior Rwandan police officer as the new Chief of the Police Unit of the Multidimensional Integrated Stabilization Mission in the Central African Republic (MINUSCA), saying that he will deliver on…
Categories: National
Tags: Latestnews, Rwanda Peacekeeping
Bank of Kigali Launches a New Internet Banking Platform, Changes Face of Digital Banking 
June,28 2021 Daniel Sabiiti Comments(0)

Bank of Kigali Plc (BK) has launched a new and upgraded Internet Banking platform that provides additional features and advantages to its clients. BK says that the upgraded Internet Banking platform which is also built entirely in-house at Bank of Kigali will focus on overcoming the gaps identified in their current Internet Banking solutions and…
Categories: Companies
Tags: BK, Latestnews
Businessman Alfred Nkubiri Released, Ordered to Refund Government Rwf1.9bn
June,25 2021 Daniel Sabiiti Comments(0)

A Gasabo court has today ordered release of businessman Alfred Nkubili, but charged him with one count of forgery in which he was ordered to repay government funds.  Nkubiri has since November 2020 been on trial over charges of alleged embezzlement, fraud, forgery and tampering with evidence; in a case he was accused of defrauding…
Categories: National
Tags: Latestnews
Rwanda To Consider Reducing COVID-19 Test Charges 
June,24 2021 Daniel Sabiiti Comments(0)

[caption id="attachment_60152" align="alignnone" width="1080"] A healthcare worker tests a person.[/caption] Rwanda Biomedical Center (RBC) has announced plans to reduce the costs of taking a COVID-19 test as part of means to curb more spread of COVID-19. Currently, an Antigen COVID-19 rapid test costs Rwf10, 000 while the PCR test goes for Rwf50, 000 at any…
Categories: National
Tags: Coronavirus, Latestnews
RUDP: Take Me to Secondary Cities Where Accessibility Meets Environment Protection
June,22 2021 Daniel Sabiiti Comments(0)

[caption id="attachment_67285" align="alignnone" width="1080"] The Rwabayanga gulley in Huye city[/caption] On June 7, 2021 a group of eight journalists, photographers and infrastructure ministry officials set off on a two weeks long media tour to six secondary cities. The important mission was to witness first hand the impact of over Rwf100 billion injected in Rwanda Urban…
Categories: National
Tags: Latestnews
Govt, Partners Dedicate Rwf 160 Bn to Urban Development
June,20 2021 Daniel Sabiiti Comments(0)

[caption id="attachment_49685" align="alignnone" width="1080"] Nyabugogo marshland which extends to Rwandex-Poids Lourd[/caption] The World Bank and government of Rwanda will inject Rwf160billion in the second round of Rwanda Urban Development Project (RUDP II) aimed at improving urban settlements through proper management of the environment. RUDP 2, is a five-year project starting June 30th 2021-2025 which follows…
Categories: Economy
Tags: Big-story, Infrastructure Project
RUDP Road Project Changing Face of Rwanda’s Border Cities
June,19 2021 Daniel Sabiiti Comments(0)

[caption id="attachment_67200" align="alignnone" width="1080"] One of the RUDP roads connecting Rubavu market to the border[/caption] Rusizi city, one of six secondary cities from Western Rwanda is surrounded by the shores of Lake Kivu on the border between Rwanda and the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC). This makes it a perfect place for tourism activities Until…
Categories: Economy
Tags: Latestnews
President Kagame Sends Condolences to the People of Zambia
June,18 2021 Daniel Sabiiti Comments(0)

[caption id="attachment_67173" align="alignnone" width="1080"] President Kagame(L) met Keneth Kaunda in Zambia, 2017[/caption] President Paul Kagame has sent his condolences to the people of Zambia following the death of their former President Kenneth Kaunda who passed away on Thursday June 17, 2021. “My heartfelt condolences to the family of President Kenneth Kaunda and the people of…
Categories: International
Tags: Latestnews, Paul Kagame
Relief: World Bank Project Connects Ngoma to Huye Downtown Via Rwabayanga  
June,17 2021 Daniel Sabiiti Comments(0)

[caption id="attachment_67152" align="alignnone" width="1080"] The Rwabayanga gulley in Huye city[/caption] Huye city, an academic hub of Rwanda and one of six secondary cities is located on the main highway of Kigali – Akanyaru, Rwanda’s border with Burundi. No wonder, the city’s historical background explains the reason why its inhabitants is dominated by students, lecturers making…
Categories: National
Tags: Infrastructure Project, Latestnews
World Bank Roads Project Changes Business Environment in Muhanga City
June,15 2021 Daniel Sabiiti Comments(0)

[caption id="attachment_67052" align="alignnone" width="1080"] Construction of this  Cyakabiri -Shyogwe sector road was sponsored by World Bank[/caption] Muhanga city is one of the six secondary cities after Kigali city and it takes about 45 minutes drive into the southern province-based city known for mining and quarry trade. Two decades ago, the city had only two roads-…
Categories: National
Tags: Latestnews
The Center for Disease Control Commends Rwanda for Managing Covid-19 Variants
June,12 2021 Daniel Sabiiti Comments(0)

The Center for Disease Control (CDC) has commended Rwanda for its double-check measures on testing COVID-19 variants especially on flying passengers entering the country. Dr. Aimee Geissler, the Global Health Security Director - Center for Disease Control (CDC) Rwanda said that the Indian variant (Delta) is seen mostly in East African Community and it's  60%…
Categories: National
Tags: Coronavirus, Latestnews
World Bank Projects Helps Urban Dwellers Feel Part of Kigali City
June,12 2021 Daniel Sabiiti Comments(0)

Kigali city is the commercial and administrative city of Rwanda with sprouting urban settlements and sky scrapers for business dating more than 100 years ago. As the city grows, so does the urban population and informal settlements in places like Agatare and Rwampara cells in Nyarugenge sector have also grown with residents existing on the…
Categories: National
Tags: Latestnews
Rwanda Starts Assessment on Mercury Management 
June,10 2021 Daniel Sabiiti Comments(0)

Rwanda has launched assessment in two projects that seek to protect human health and the environment from anthropogenic emissions and release of mercury and mercury compounds. They consist of Minamata Initial Assessment (MIA) and National Action Plan (NAP) Projects. The assessment will lead to the implementation of the Minamata Convention on mercury that Rwanda acceded…
Categories: National
Tags: Latestnews
Musanze Focusing on Improved Drainage to Protect Environment
June,09 2021 Daniel Sabiiti Comments(0)

Musanze is one of the tourist destinations in Rwanda known for its conserved mountain gorillas, high end hotel facilities and a booming business. When it rains, the home to volcanoes pour rain waters into the secondary city and nearby settlements filling up drainages thus making activities inaccessible for pedestrians living in communities below the mountains.…
Categories: National
Tags: Latestnews
World Bank Sponsored Roads’ Project Transforming Nyagatare District
June,09 2021 Daniel Sabiiti Comments(0)

[caption id="attachment_66840" align="alignnone" width="1080"] World Bank sponsored roads' project transforming Nyagatare[/caption] Barely two decades ago,  Nyagatare district in Eastern Province and home to Rwanda’s livestock was not attractive to dwellers. Plots of land were idle in the town located a couple of kilometers to Kagitumba, the border with Uganda.  “Since there was no infrastructure like…
Categories: National
Tags: Latestnews
How Community Innovations Backup Gov’t Nutrition Funding 
June,07 2021 Daniel Sabiiti Comments(0)

Kibeho women making Catholic souvenirs for religious tourists.. The next time you visit Kibeho, the Holy Land in Nyaruguru, Southern Province try to buy souvenirs of Mother Mary, mother of Jesus Christ, since the decision could help a Rwandan child stay healthy and bouncing. At Kibeho Health Center, 5minutes walk from the place where Mary appeared…
Categories: National
Tags: Big-story, Health
Rwanda Launches New Single Use Plastic Management Project
June,06 2021 Daniel Sabiiti Comments(0)

 Rwanda has launched a new ground breaking project that will involve the private sector in driving the country’s shift from using single use plastics (SUPs) to reusable and alternative materials. The project comes ahead of the September deadline to shift to manufacturing alternative materials or produce plastics for export outside Rwanda. Law N° 17/2019 of…
Categories: National
Tags: Environment, Latestnews
Vegetable Gardens: Nyamagabe Mothers Bridging Balanced Diet Gaps
June,05 2021 Daniel Sabiiti Comments(0)

[caption id="attachment_66721" align="alignnone" width="1080"] Vegetable garden famously known as "Akarima k'igikoni"[/caption] To fight against malnutrition, Rwanda introduced vegetable garden program in 2006 as an innovation to enable families to eat more vegetables and live a healthy lifestyle. The gardens are based on principles of permaculture and the nutrients of potassium, dietary fibre, folate, vitamin A, E…
Categories: National
Tags: Health, Latestnews
Meet Uwanyirigira, a Catholic Nun Who Changed Ways of Tackling Child Stunting
June,03 2021 Daniel Sabiiti Comments(0)

[caption id="attachment_66631" align="aligncenter" width="1080"] Sr. Uwanyirigira set out to fight malnutrition in children and mothers and it is paying off.[/caption] For Sister Solange Uwanyirigira, a calling to serve God is also a calling to serve humanity and there is no better way to do it than channeling efforts through vulnerable children in the Southern Province.…
Categories: National
Tags: Health, Latestnews
5000 Rwandan Youth to Benefit from DOT, IBM Career Skills
June,02 2021 Daniel Sabiiti Comments(0)

The Digital Opportunity Trust (DOT) has announced collaboration with tech-giant International Business Machines (IBM) to empower African youth and the Middle East. Both organizations will aim to reach at least 40,000 young people in eight countries - Rwanda, Tanzania, Uganda, Zambia, Malawi, Ghana, Jordan and Lebanon, either country being allowed to have at least 5000…
Categories: Technology
Tags: Latestnews, Youth
Rwanda: Community Takes Stunting Issue At Hand
June,02 2021 Daniel Sabiiti Comments(0)

[caption id="attachment_66609" align="alignnone" width="1080"] Children at Karama ECD[/caption] Two months ago Agnes Ingabire faced a stunting issue with her three year old child but little did she had herself to blame. Ingabire only knew the case of her child was suffering lack of proper diet when she sought help from Early childhood Development Center (ECD)…
Categories: National
Tags: Health, Latestnews
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