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coronavirus

Cabinet Meeting Extends Covid-19 Lockdown to 15 Days

Cabinet Meeting Extends Covid-19 Lockdown to 15 Days

An extraordinary cabinet meeting chaired by President Paul Kagame via Video Conference has extended the Coronavirus lockdown for an additional fifteen (15) days. Rwandans and residents of Rwanda will remain…

COVID-19: Rwanda Cases Up By 7, Hit 82 In Total   

COVID-19: Rwanda Cases Up By 7, Hit 82 In Total  

The number of New Coronavirus cases in Rwanda on Wednesday surged to 82 after the Ministry of Health announced 7 new additional cases of people who tested positive.  An update…

Donors Inject $20M in Search of Covid-19 Treatment 

Donors Inject $20M in Search of Covid-19 Treatment 

Partners in the COVID-19 Therapeutics Accelerator, an initiative spearheaded by Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation, Wellcome, and Mastercard in fight against coronavirus have pledged a $20 million grant in…

Hand Sanitizer, the New Household Name

Hand Sanitizer, the New Household Name

Fighting Coronavirus – Covid-19 has become a global concern and with 75 cases since mid last month, Rwanda is also very much concerned. Despite the country being under lockdown…

COVID-19: Cases in Rwanda Up By 5

COVID-19: Cases in Rwanda Up By 5

The number of New Coronavirus in Rwanda on Tuesday hit 75 after the Ministry of Health announced 5 new cases which turned out to be positive. An update issued on…

Facebook to Raise $10M Fund to Tackle Misinformation

Facebook to Raise $10M Fund to Tackle Misinformation

As global Coronavirus (COVID-19) numbers continue to rise across the globe, to keep people safe, FaceBook has announced plans to raise funds in support to the United Nations Foundation…

Police Renew Warning Against Violation of Covid-19 Lockdown

Police Renew Warning Against Violation of Covid-19 Lockdown

Rwanda National Police (RNP) has again warned the public against acts that violate government directives meant to prevent the spread of Coronavirus(Covid-19). Since the announcement of restrictions intended…

In Pictures: Rubavu Streets, Beaches Deserted as COVID-19 Lockdown Carries On

In Pictures: Rubavu Streets, Beaches Deserted as COVID-19 Lockdown Carries On

Rubavu town is known to be a city full of life with beaches teeming with people and an alternative destination for people who want to get away from Kigali, Rwanda…

COVID-19: We Are Still On Course to Discharge Patients – Dr Ngamije

COVID-19: We Are Still On Course to Discharge Patients – Dr Ngamije

Rwanda remains on course to discharge the first patients of new Coronavirus in a couple of days following full recovery of the first group of positive cases of COVID-19…

No New Covid-19 Case in Rwanda

No New Covid-19 Case in Rwanda

No new case was registered in Rwanda on Monday, March 30, the daily update of the Ministry of Health has confirmed. The number of confirmed coronavirus positive cases stands at…

Rwanda Education Board Uploads Free Bundle Lessons on Youtube

Rwanda Education Board Uploads Free Bundle Lessons on Youtube

With more days ahead into the current coronavirus lockdown, Rwanda Education Board (REB) has moved to free YouTube lessons to keep students up to speed with visual online education. In…

Paying Water Bill Made 100% Digital During Covid-19 Lockdown

Paying Water Bill Made 100% Digital During Covid-19 Lockdown

The month of March is ending and many Rwandans remain under the coronavirus national lockdown which has entered its second week. Water bills are some of the utilities that have…