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EAC Heads of State Vow to Put up United Front Against COVID-19

EAC Heads of State Vow to Put up United Front Against COVID-19

After several attempts to hold a virtual meeting on the New Coronavirus outbreak, East African Heads of State were able to meet on Tuesday in a virtual meeting, during which…

One Week after Reopening: Violation of Measures Remains A Challenge – Police

One Week after Reopening: Violation of Measures Remains A Challenge – Police

National Police (RNP), which is charged with enforcing measures against New Coronavirus, says that majority of the population understands and adheres to the measures set forth by the government to…

DRC Allows Stranded Citizens to Return Home, But Not All

DRC Allows Stranded Citizens to Return Home, But Not All

 Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) Immigration authorities have finally allowed majority of Congolese nationals who were stranded in at the Rwanda-DRC border to return home after days of bargaining…

COVID-19 Rwanda: The Week Starts with 10 Recoveries

COVID-19 Rwanda: The Week Starts with 10 Recoveries

Ten new recoveries bringing the total number of recoveries to 150 against 135 active cases including one identified today, in a total of 285 confirmed cases, there is a reason…

Relief As Plan to Repatriate Rwandans in UAE Takes Shape

Relief As Plan to Repatriate Rwandans in UAE Takes Shape

 Rwandans who have been stuck in United Arab Emirates (UAE) following the grounding to halt of all economic activities in line with stopping the spread of New Coronavirus, are set…

COVID-19 Update – Rwanda: Total Cases Increase to 284

COVID-19 Update – Rwanda: Total Cases Increase to 284

The total confirmed cases of COVID-19 in Rwanda has increased to 284 after four new cases were identified among 1,040 tests that were conducted in the last 24…

COVID-19 Rwanda: 140 Recoveries, 140 Active Cases

COVID-19 Rwanda: 140 Recoveries, 140 Active Cases

Rwanda has on Friday registered exactly a total of 280  cases of  COVID-19 since the pandemic was confirmed in Rwanda on March 14 this year. The total number of…

Covid-19 Treatments, Vaccines And the Dangers of Miracle Cures 

Covid-19 Treatments, Vaccines And the Dangers of Miracle Cures 

The fifth month since the novel coronavirus gate crashed celebrations of the promise of 2020. Time enough for the predictable claims of miracle cures, and too early for scientifically tested…

COVID-19: Two New Cases As First Week-end in Eased Lockdown Starts

COVID-19: Two New Cases As First Week-end in Eased Lockdown Starts

It is five days since  Rwanda eased the COVID-19 lockdown, allowing several businesses to resume. The law enforcers, health officials, and other stakeholders are adjusting here and there, to…

Coronavirus: 7 New Cases Push Total Cases in Rwanda to 268

Coronavirus: 7 New Cases Push Total Cases in Rwanda to 268

Rwanda recorded 7new case of New Coronavirus on Wednesday, 24 hours after the country had reported no case on Tuesday. The Ministry of Health said on Wednesday that there 7…

Rwanda, Tanzania Move to Tackle Cross-border Truckers’ Protests

Rwanda, Tanzania Move to Tackle Cross-border Truckers’ Protests

Rwanda says it is working with Tanzanian authorities to quell cross border protests by drivers who are opposing new measures introduced by Rwanda to curb the spread of New Coronavirus…

Coronavirus: 2 New Cases, 4 Recoveries As Businesses Resume

Coronavirus: 2 New Cases, 4 Recoveries As Businesses Resume

Today was a big day in Rwanda where people were allowed to go out and conduct businesses after nearly two months in a lockdown. It is part of the partial…