Rwanda News


Wednesday, 05-06-15, 9:32Expropriations Should Be Carried Out in a Timely Manner[New Times] The Government has been in relentless pursuit of rebuilding the nation in the past two decades. In order to keep up with the momentum and the urgency to move forward, many infrastructure projects were drawn up. read more...
Tuesday, 05-05-15, 3:05A Better Way to Find Children with Disabilities[SciDev.Net] When five time gold winning Paralympian Sophie Christiansen recently visited Rwanda, she was shocked by the stigma and lack of services for children with cerebral palsy. read more...
Monday, 05-04-15, 13:24Youth Should Use 'Youthconnekt Month' to Renew Their Role in National Development[New Times] Over 4 million Rwandan youth will participate in various outreach activities across the country as part of activities to mark the YouthConnekt Month, which was officially launched on May2. The youth should use the month to reflect on where they are coming from and what they can do to contribute toward national development. The youth are a critical resource and should be at the forefront of national development efforts. read more...
Monday, 05-04-15, 11:34The Lowest Paid Workers Also Need Protection[New Times] The last Rwanda Population and Housing Census (RPHC4) carried out in 2012 put the rate of unemployment at 3.4 percent. read more...
Monday, 05-04-15, 9:54Spread 'Keep Girls at School' Initiative Countrywide[New Times] From the simple name, one would think 'Keep Girls At School' (KGAS) is just a poster nailed on a mango tree in a primary school compound, except that it is a club. More specifically, a club that embraces female students to tackle the challenges they face in their pursuit for academic fulfillment. read more...
Friday, 05-01-15, 13:28Labour Day - Concerns Over State of Underemployment[New Times] Rwandans today join the rest of the world to mark the International Labour Day, but as the country celebrates, concerns over employment status continue to come up. read more...
Friday, 05-01-15, 12:45MPs Begin Scrutiny of New Budget Proposals[New Times] The government proposed budget for the Financial Year 2015/16 will be Rwf1,768.3 billion, reflecting an increase of Rwf5.9 billion compared to Rwf1,762.4 billion for the current Budget. read more...
Thursday, 04-30-15, 13:36Cyclists Chase Olympic Spots in Rwanda[Namibian] NAMIBIA'S top cyclists will look to qualify for next year's Olympic Games with a positive showing at the African MTB Continental Championships starting in Rwanda next week. read more...
Thursday, 04-30-15, 10:47Zone V Volleyball Tourney to Cost Rwf95 Million[New Times] Rwanda Volleyball Federation will use an estimated Rwf95 million to host the Zone V Championship that runs from Saturday to Monday. read more...
Wednesday, 04-29-15, 9:20Fighting Cyber Crime Needs All Hands On Deck[New Times] Rwanda has experienced exponential growth in internet usage over the past few years, presenting the country with immense opportunities. read more...


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