The President notified Congress and the Government of Rwanda of his intent to suspend duty-free treatment for all AGOA-eligible apparel products from Rwanda in 60 days
Delivery drones can be game changers if they go beyond merely offering convenience to becoming lifesaving technologies on a daily basis. That has already become reality in Rwanda, where a Silicon Valley startup called Zipline uses delivery drones to make timely drop-offs to hospitals and clinics across the country. Now Zipline has begun flying what it describes as the world’s fastest commercial delivery drones in its expanding operations that could include the United States by the end of 2018.
President Ramaphosa has called on South Africans to draw inspiration from Winnie Madikizela-Mandela.
The Flat Earth conspiracy is starting to feel like that annoying relative who always outstays their welcome at family events.
The Russian foreign ministry announced Saturday it will expel 23 British diplomats within a week in a tit-for-tat response to London’s measures over the poisoning of a former Russian double agent and his daughter.
This Outlook provides an overview of the anticipated humanitarian situation in the Great Lakes region from January to June 2018. It focuses on Burundi, the Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC), Rwanda, Tanzania, Uganda and neighbouring countries—including Angola, Kenya and Zambia—that have received refugees and asylum-seekers due to the DRC crisis.
The festival to be held on March 24 and 25 will feature Africa’s famous comedians like Nigeria’s Klint the Drunk, Kenya’s Eric Omondi and Chipukeezy, Patrick Salvado from Uganda, Tanzania’s Idris Sultan, Captain Khalid — a German based Tanzanian comedian, and Kigingi from Burundi among others.
The recently completed Muyanza Dam in central Rwanda will benefit farmers and help grow crops for exports, a Rwandan official said on Thursday.
Communiqué on the participation of the Chairperson of the African Union Commission in the Extraordinary Summit on the Free Trade Area
Britain’s ambassador to Russia, Laurie Bristow, has been summoned to the Russian Foreign Ministry in Moscow. The move is reportedly linked to London’s expulsion of Russian diplomats in the Sergei Skripal poisoning row.
The 8th Edition of the Primus Guma Guma Super Star was kicked-off at a press conference at the Bralirwa Brewery in Kicukiro this past Friday, 16th March 2018.
At a premiumlaunch event in Radisson Blu Hotel at KCC, Bralirwa launched its latest innovation – AMSTEL 100% PURE MALT.
’Would you deport me if I were white?’ ask white-painted demonstrators as Israel’s expulsion effort gets underway
More African flags will fly at the opening ceremony of this year’s Winter Olympics than ever before.
Deportation came hours after riots demanding his release rocked his hometown Kisumu
Ahead of what was expected to be a fraught battle, President Jacob Zuma on Tuesday night seems to have thrown in the towel.
Rwanda National Police (RNP) has warned reckless drivers especially those driving private automobiles, whose actions cause fatalities.
Burundian President Pierre Nkurunziza said a recent report accusing China of spying on the African Union (AU) is groundless and has been fabricated by some Western media to drive a wedge between African countries and China.
Kenneth Gasana is urging his Rwanda national team colleagues to get ready for the this month’s first-leg of Group B of the FIBA Basketball World Cup 2019 African Qualifiers in Bamako, Mali.
Kigali - A French public hospital has suspended a Rwandan doctor who was convicted on genocide charges back home, after a protest by a Rwandan government commission.
UNHCR, the UN Refugee Agency, with its 26 other humanitarian partners, is today launching a funding appeal for US$391 million to support some 430,000 Burundian refugees during 2018.
Dr. Grace Igiraneza was in her second year of residency at the University of Rwanda when things started to change. Staffing on the wards increased as doctors from Yale and other American medical schools arrived to take on clinical and teaching duties.
Gold, nickel, copper and zinc are seen as major sources of value for investors in Africa and the world in the medium to long term. This should be good news to Zimbabwe’s resource-based economy whose future growth is underpinned by mining, agriculture, tourism and policy stability.
Kenya’s three top TV stations remain silent after police stopped the delivery a court order designed to restore their transmissions from being handed over.
Victor Wanyama has described his goal for Tottenham Hotspur against Liverpool on Sunday in the English Premier League as probably the best of his career.
Lupita Nyong’o says her ‘Blank Panther’ alter ego isn’t your “average damsel in distress”.
Burundian President Pierre Nkurunziza on Sunday warned citizens against disrupting the country’s unity.
The 746th meeting of the AU Peace and Security Council on the Conclusions of the 1st Retreat of the PSC Committee of Experts
The Peace and Security Council (PSC) of the African Union (AU), at its 746th meeting held on 17 January, 2018 considered the Conclusions of the 1st Retreat of the PSC Committee of Experts that was held from 11 to 16 December 2017, in Musanze, Rwanda, and adopted the following decision:
Godfrey Wamala alias Troy has been arrested today by police in connection to the ’murder’ of Mowzey Radio
REDDITCH marked Holocaust Memorial Day with a moving and inspirational ceremony topped by a speech by American humanitarian aid worker Carl Wilkens on Rwanda’s 100-day genocide of 1994.
The AU’s anger at Trump’s derogatory remarks is unusual for an organisation that rarely speaks out
Patrice Lumumba in his own words: “Neither brutality nor cruelty nor torture will ever bring me to ask for mercy, for I prefer to die with my head unbowed…”
While in incarceration just weeks away from his 17 January 1961 horrific assassination at a tender age of 36, the Congolese liberation hero and Pan-africanist Patrice Lumumba, put in poignant words his final views on the state of his beloved country and Africa, in this heartrending letter to his wife Pauline.
Zimbabwe will hold elections in four to five months, a newspaper on Thursday quoted President Emmerson Mnangagwa as saying.
Rwanda will return to action against Equatorial Guinea in Tangier, Morocco Friday after Monday’s surprise barren draw against Nigeria in the CHAN 2018 group ‘C’ opener.
The next milestone in Volkswagen Sub Saharan Africa strategy becomes reality with the registration of the company Volkswagen Mobility Solutions Rwanda.
The OPEC Fund for International Development (OFID) has approved a $1 million grant for Energy 4 Impact to develop the small scale solar irrigation market in Rwanda.
As the festive season has come and gone, a number of consumers are conducting a postmortem into whether they spent their funds wisely.
With 2018 now upon us, we look at five higher order things consumers are expecting from brands in 2018 and beyond.
Shifting alliances in the Horn of Africa have some analysts worried about a potential open conflict ahead