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Kagame commends women’s commitment to promoting unity in Rwanda

Kagame commends women’s commitment to promoting unity in Rwanda

President Kagame commended women from Unity Club “Intwararumuri” as well as Rwandans who have dedicated their time to promote unity and reconciliation in the Rwandan society. He made remarks at the celebration organized by Unity Club members and Rwanda Leaders Network (RWLN) for the Women’s Day Celebrations dinner in Kigali. “Promoting gender equality is not […]

International researchers hail Rwanda police’s community policing program

Researchers and academicians from the International Victimology Institute Tilburg, Netherlands and the University of Rwanda, hailed Rwanda National Police for a strong existing partnership with the citizens in fostering an environment of trust. The group of 15 is in a partnership tour in the country that seeks to study about transitional justice mechanisms in Rwanda. […]

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UK varsity students in Rwanda to learn on post conflict reconstruction

Students from St Andrews University based in the UK are visiting to learn from Rwanda’s progress in post conflict reconstruction. Led by Dr. Hazel Cameron, a lecturer in Criminology and Genocide studies and currently the Director of the Centre for Peace and Conflict Studies, the delegation include four professors and eleven post graduate students. During […]

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Chinese firm disseminating fabric-manufacturing skills in Rwanda

C&H Garments Company owned by Chinese nationals, Helen Hai and Candy Ma is training Rwandan youth in manufacturing garments in Kigali. This training of 80 students comes after the Government of Rwanda through Rwanda Development Board (RDB) signed a Memorandum of Agreement with C&H Garments Company in July 2014. The Company has invested in automatic […]

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CTO boss commends Rwanda’s ICT advancement

The Secretary General of Commonwealth Telecommunications Organisation (CTO) Secretary General Tim Unwin has commended Rwanda’s efforts in promoting ICT. He made the remarks during the Commonwealth e-Governance Forum Africa themed “Smart Governance through a Networked Government,” that attracted over 200 policy makers, regulators, academia, implementing agencies, as well as application providers. “Rwanda has a lot […]

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EAC benefits are already evident-Minister Rugwabiza

Projects being pursued under the Northern Corridor Integration Projects (NCIP) are playing vital roles in propelling the region to greater heights, Valentine Rugwabiza for East African Community Affairs have said. Together with the Foreign Affairs minister Louise Mushikiwabo; Amb. Claver Gatete of Finance and Economic Planning; François Kanimba, of trade and industry; and State Minister […]

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Regional petroleum potential exhibited in Rwanda

As part of efforts to attract investment and grow the petroleum resources industry in the region, Rwanda is hosting the 7th East African Petroleum Conference and Exhibition 2015. “The East African Petroleum Conference and Exhibition helps us to promote investment in the oil and gas sector by demonstrating to the world the potential that lies […]

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More female Police officers set to go for peacekeeping missions

Eighty Rwanda National Police Individual Police Officers (IPOs), 73 of them females, will on January 25, leave for a one year peacekeeping operations in four separate United Nations missions. A batch of 40 females will be deployed under the United Nations–African Union Mission in Darfur (UNAMID), 28 of which 21 are females will go to […]

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Phoenix Metals commence smelting activities in Rwanda

Phoenix Metals Ltd, owner of Karuruma Tin Smelting Plant has kicked off the smelting activities. According to Mr. Raphaël Ritter de Zahony, the company CEO, they are going to work for 10 days non-stop as they test the maximum capacity of the plant. The smelter has two furnaces with each having a capacity of smelting […]

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RDF starts relief operation for MINUSCA peacekeepers in CAR

Rwanda Defence Forces kick- started relief in place operation for its peacekeepers deployed in the United Nations Multidimensional Integrated Stabilization Mission in the Central African Republic (MINUSCA). The first batch of 125 Officers and Men were airlifted on 22 January 2015 aboard RwandAir to Bangui, Central African Republic. The Operation is expected to conclude on […]

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