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Rwanda Hands Over Combatants to Burundi
July,30 2021 Edmund Kagire Comments(0)

[caption id="attachment_68445" align="aligncenter" width="1024"] The combatants who crossed into Rwanda in September 2020 identified themselves as members of RED Tabara militia.[/caption] The Government of Rwanda has handed over to Burundi, 19 Burundian combatants who illegally crossed from Burundi to Rwanda on 29 September 2020. The combatants were apprehended while crossing into Rwanda along the border…
National
Tags: Rwanda-Burundi Relations
Kagame Calls for Scaling Up of Education Funding
July,29 2021 Edmund Kagire Comments(0)

[caption id="attachment_68424" align="aligncenter" width="1024"] President Kagame says more funding for education is needed to reverse the COVID-19 impact and meet SDG target. Photo File/Urugwiro Village[/caption] President Paul Kagame has called on countries to scale up expenditure on education if they are to reverse the effect of the COVID-19 pandemic and meet the Sustainable Development Goals…
National
Tags: Latestnews, President Paul Kagame
No One Has an Issue with Rwanda Deploying in Mozambique- Dr. Biruta
July,29 2021 Edmund Kagire Comments(0)

[caption id="attachment_68412" align="aligncenter" width="1080"] Dr. Biruta said no single country has expressed concern over Rwanda deploying in Mozambique.[/caption] The Minister of Foreign Affairs and Cooperation, Dr. Vincent Biruta says no one has a problem with the presence of Rwandan troops in Mozambique’s Cabo Delgado Province, where they are helping fight insurgents. Minister Biruta was giving…
National
Tags: Latestnews, Rwanda-Mozambique Relations
Rwanda Reiterates Position on Pegasus Spying, Says Methodology Used is Dubious
July,29 2021 Edmund Kagire Comments(0)

[caption id="attachment_68404" align="aligncenter" width="1080"] The Minister of Foreign Affairs, Dr. Vincent Biruta addressing the press on Thursday.[/caption] Rwanda has once again reiterated its position that it does not use Israel-made software Pegasus to spy on targets, emphasizing that the accusations are aimed at smearing the Rwandan government and to cause tensions between countries. Addressing a…
National
Tags: Latestnews
Lockdown 3.0: How the Five Extra Days Came About
July,26 2021 Edmund Kagire Comments(0)

[caption id="attachment_68257" align="aligncenter" width="1080"] Dr. Ngamije explaining the numbers. Photos/RBA[/caption] The Minister of Health. Dr. Daniel Ngamije has explained the reason behind the government decision to extend the existing Covid-19 preventive measures by five more days, pointing out that it was informed by the current trend of the virus. Appearing on national television on Sunday,…
National
Tags: Coronavirus
COVID-19: Gov’t Extends Lockdown in City of Kigali, 8 Districts for 5 More Days
July,25 2021 Edmund Kagire Comments(0)

[caption id="attachment_67489" align="aligncenter" width="700"] The Office of the Prime Minister.[/caption] The Government of Rwanda has extended existing COVID-19 preventive measures, including a lockdown in the City of Kigali and eight districts for an extra five days to slow down the spread of the virus. A communique from the Prime Minister’s Office on Sunday revealed that…
National
Tags: Cabinet, Latestnews
COVID-19 Disrupted Learning for All Children, Especially Girls- President Kagame
July,23 2021 Edmund Kagire Comments(0)

[caption id="attachment_68221" align="aligncenter" width="2048"] President Kagame says COVID-19 disrupted education.[/caption] President says the COVID-19 pandemic significantly affected all aspects of national life, with education not being spared, particularly for the girl child. The Head of State made the observation while speaking at the UNESCO Roundtable on building bandwidth, calling for more efforts to ensure that…
National
Tags: Latestnews
Mayor of Paris Pays Courtesy Call on President Kagame
July,21 2021 Edmund Kagire Comments(0)

[caption id="attachment_68185" align="aligncenter" width="1024"] President Kagame and the Mayor of Paris, Anne Hidalgo. Photos/Village Urugwiro.[/caption] President Paul Kagame on Wednesday  received the Mayor of Paris, Anne Hidalgo, who paid at courtesy call on him at at Urugwiro Village. Hidalgo, who is also the President of the Association of Francophone Mayors is in  who is in…
National
Tags: Latestnews, Rwanda-France Relations
Why Secondary Education is Key in Skilling the Next Workforce Generation
July,21 2021 Edmund Kagire Comments(0)

[caption id="attachment_68154" align="aligncenter" width="1024"] Secondary student sitting the 2020/21 National Exams. Secondary education is important when it comes to preparing young people for the future of employment.[/caption] Youth unemployment remains among the most significant challenges African leaders and policymakers are facing as more and more youth continue to find themselves outside work, putting pressure on…
National
Tags: Latestnews, Mastercard
Rwanda Reaffirms It Doesn’t Use Pegasus, Says Accusations Part of Smear Campaign
July,20 2021 Edmund Kagire Comments(0)

[caption id="attachment_68120" align="aligncenter" width="696"] The Government says claims of Rwanda using Pegasus to spy on people are false and malicious/Internet Photo[/caption] The Government of Rwanda has reaffirmed its position that the country does not use Pegasus spyware technology to target certain groups of people, including dissidents and so-called political activists.  In a brief statement attributed…
National
Tags: Big-story, Cyber Crimes
COVID-19: Rwanda Records Highest Number of Cases Ever In A Single Day
July,18 2021 Edmund Kagire Comments(0)

[caption id="attachment_68043" align="aligncenter" width="1080"] A total of 50, 880 people were tested countrywide on Saturday, majority during the ongoing mass testing in the City of Kigali.[/caption] Rwanda on Saturday recorded the highest number of COVID-19 cases after mass testing in the City of Kigali kicked off to determine the actual picture of the situation returned…
National
Tags: Coronavirus Bigstory, Latestnews
EU Provides €1.5M to UNHCR To Support Mahama Refugee Camp
July,16 2021 Edmund Kagire Comments(0)

[caption id="attachment_54721" align="aligncenter" width="1024"] Mahama Refugee Camp in Kirehe District.[/caption] The European Union will support the United High Commission for Refugees (UNHCR) in Rwanda in 2021 with a contribution amounting to EUR 1,500,000, from a total envelope of EUR 5.5 million allocated to the UNHCR to assist Burundian refugees in the region. The contribution from…
National
Tags: European Union, Latestnews
IDA 20 Replenishment: Kagame Backs Abidjan Declaration for Robust Funding, at least $100 bn Needed
July,15 2021 Edmund Kagire Comments(0)

[caption id="attachment_67999" align="aligncenter" width="1600"] President Kagame attended the high-level meeting virtually. Photos/Village Urugwiro.[/caption] President Paul Kagame has expressed his full support for the Abidjan Declaration initiated by President Alassane Ouattara of Cote d’Ivoire and the World Bank Group to lay ground for an ambitious and robust 20th replenishment of the International Development Association (IDA20), to…
National
Tags: Latestnews, President Paul Kagame
LOCKDOWN 3.0: City of Kigali, 8 Districts to Enter 10-Day Lockdown as COVID-19 Cases Rise
July,14 2021 Edmund Kagire Comments(0)

[caption id="attachment_67979" align="aligncenter" width="1600"] President Kagame chaired a virtual cabinet meeting to review the measures. Photos/Village Urugwiro.[/caption] The City of Kigali and eight districts in different provinces of the country, namely Burera, Gicumbi, Kamonyi, Nyagatare, Musanze, Rubavu, Rwamagana and Rutsiro will enter a 10-day lockdown from July 17 to 26, 2021, to tame the spread…
National
Tags: Cabinet, Latestnews
Afrobasket Qualifiers: Egypt Too Good for Rwanda
July,14 2021 Edmund Kagire Comments(0)

[caption id="attachment_67933" align="aligncenter" width="1080"] President Kagame (middle) consults with the Minister of Sports Aurore Mimosa Munyagaju and Rwanda Basketball Federation (FERWABA) president, Desire Mugwiza during the game. Photos by Plaisir Muzogeye.[/caption] Not even the presence of President Paul Kagame could inspire the national women's basketball team to hold onto a first half lead as the…
Sports
Tags: Latestnews, Sports
Mozambique: President Nyusi Defends Rwanda’s Deployment
July,13 2021 Edmund Kagire Comments(0)

[caption id="attachment_67919" align="aligncenter" width="1080"] President Kagame welcomes President Nyusi on a state visit to Rwanda in 2018.[/caption] 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 in the northern province of Cabo Delgado. President Nyusi, who…
National
Tags: Kagame-Nyusi, Latestnews
AU Welcomes Rwanda’s Joint Force Deployment in Mozambique to Battle Terrorists
July,11 2021 Edmund Kagire Comments(0)

[caption id="attachment_59285" align="aligncenter" width="760"] AUC Chairperson Moussa Faki Mahamat welcomed Rwanda's deployment in Mozambique.[/caption] The African Union (AU) has welcomed Rwanda's move to deploy a joint force in Mozambique, at the request of the Mozambican government, to fight insurgents in the northern part of the country, describing it as a sign of African solidarity. The…
Business & Tech, National
Tags: Kagame-Nyusi, Latestnews
OFF TO MOZAMBIQUE: Rwanda Begins Airlifting Joint Force to Cabo Delgado
July,09 2021 Edmund Kagire Comments(0)

[caption id="attachment_67800" align="aligncenter" width="1200"] RDF and RNP personnel boarding the flight to Mozambique.[/caption] The first batch of soldiers and police officers who are part of the 1,000-strong force Rwanda is deploying in Mozambique to help fight insurgents jetted off on Friday evening, aboard RwandAir flights. The Government of Rwanda, at the request of the Government…
National
Tags: Kagame-Nyusi, Latestnews
England to Face Italy in Euro 2020 Final, Live on StarTimes
July,09 2021 Edmund Kagire Comments(0)

It has been a long wait for England. 55 years to be exact. On Sunday, England will finally be playing in their second major football final, as they face Italy in the Euro 2020 championship match. The match will be aired on StarTimes. The last time England played a final in Wembley was in 1966,…
Press Releases
Tags: Latestnews, Startimes
Rwanda Deploys in Mozambique to Support Fight Against Insurgency
July,09 2021 Edmund Kagire Comments(0)

[caption id="attachment_67782" align="aligncenter" width="873"] President Filipe Nyusi of Mozambique and President Paul Kagame in 2019.[/caption] Rwanda will deploy a contingent of 1,000 troops in Mozambique to help the southern African country to fight an insurgency that's left more than 2,900 people dead and displaced more than 50, 000, a government statement announced on Friday. "The…
National
Tags: Latestnews, RDF
COVID-19: Numbers Continue to Surge Amid Fears of Delta Variant in Rwanda
July,09 2021 Edmund Kagire Comments(0)

[caption id="attachment_61101" align="aligncenter" width="2048"] The Minister of Health Dr. Ngamije said there are signs that the Delta variant is already in Rwanda. FILE[/caption] Cases of COVID-19 on Thursday surged again with daily fatalities remaining in double figures for two consecutive days as Rwanda braces itself to deal with the deadly Delta variant which officials say…
National
Tags: Coronavirus Bigstory, Latestnews
President Kagame Meets EU’s Urpilainen to Discuss Vaccine Rollout, Manufacturing
July,09 2021 Edmund Kagire Comments(0)

President Paul Kagame on Thursday held  a virtual meeting with, Jutta Urpilainen, the European Union (EU) Commissioner for International Partnerships, following up on the recent EU agreement to strengthen the Rwanda Food and Drug Authority (Rwanda FDA), which will further attract investments in vaccine manufacturing in the country. The meeting came just over a week…
National
Tags: European Union, Latestnews
FULL SPEECH: President Kagame’s Kwibohora 27 Message
July,04 2021 Edmund Kagire Comments(0)

On the occasion of the 27th anniversary since the Rwanda Patriotic Front (RPF-Inkotanyi) liberated Rwanda, President Paul Kagame addressed the nation on the essence of the day and the reason it has not been celebrated as it has always been in the past, due to the COVID-19 pandemic.  In the message aired on Rwanda Television…
National
Tags: Latestnews, President Paul Kagame
What is Behind Dying Fish in Lake Muhazi?
July,02 2021 Edmund Kagire Comments(0)

[caption id="attachment_67635" align="aligncenter" width="720"] Counting losses. L. Muhazi fish farmers are counting heavy losses.[/caption] Rwanda Agricultural and Animal Resources Board (RAB) has explained the reason behind the latest incident of tons of fish dying in Lake Muhazi, in the Eastern Province, leaving fish farming cooperatives counting losses. On Friday morning, fish farmers on Lake Muhazi,…
National
Tags: Agribusines, Latestnews
Rwanda-Burundi Ties: “We Are Ready to Open a New Chapter”- President Ndayishimiye
July,01 2021 Edmund Kagire Comments(0)

[caption id="attachment_67552" align="aligncenter" width="1052"] Prime Minister, Dr. Ngirente addresses the ceremony as President Ndayishimiye looks on.[/caption] The President of Burundi, Maj. Gen Evariste Ndayishimiye says his country is ready to opened a new chapter of relations with Rwanda, follow the visit of Rwanda’s Prime Minister, Dr. Edouard Ngirente to Burundi, to attend the 59th Independence…
National
Tags: Latestnews, Rwanda-Burundi Relations
Rwanda and EU in Rwf3.6bn Partnership to Ramp Up Vaccine Manufacturing
July,01 2021 Edmund Kagire Comments(0)

[caption id="attachment_67532" align="aligncenter" width="1200"] The EU Ambassador to Rwanda Nicola Bellomo and CEO of RDB Clare Akamanzi signed the Rwf3.6bn agreement on Wednesday.[/caption] The Government of Rwanda and the European Union (EU) have signed a partnership which will see European countries support Rwanda’s efforts to invest in the manufacturing of vaccines locally. The EU and…
National
Tags: European Union, Latestnews
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