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Youth urged to transform country’s destiny

Youth urged to transform country’s destiny

The youth in Rwanda have been challenged to seize the existing opportunities and work hard towards self development and growth of the nation.

9/10/2017 Saa 04:12:22
Fighting currency counterfeit: Another suspect arrested

Fighting currency counterfeit: Another suspect arrested

A Police continued crackdown on a ring said to be behind counterfeit and circulation of money especially in the City of Kigali, led to the arrest of one Gustave Tuyisenge, who was at the time found with notes amounting to 1050 Euros.

7/10/2017 Saa 05:06:42
Hilton commits $50m to Africa Growth Initiative for conversion of 100 hotels

Hilton commits $50m to Africa Growth Initiative for conversion of 100 hotels

To support the continued expansion of its sub-Saharan African portfolio, Hilton has committed $50m over the next five years towards the Hilton Africa Growth Initiative.

6/10/2017 Saa 08:19:56
Germany to probe origins of colonial-era Rwandan skulls

Germany to probe origins of colonial-era Rwandan skulls

Germany launched a two-year study Thursday to determine the origins of more than 1,000 human skulls, mostly from Rwanda, brought to Europe during the colonial era for racial "scientific" research.

6/10/2017 Saa 05:22:42
Children set alight at nursery school in Brazil

Children set alight at nursery school in Brazil

Seven people have died and dozens of others are hurt, including 15 seriously, in an attack which has horrified the nation.

6/10/2017 Saa 04:43:59
RRA staff under investigation over illegal tax exemption

RRA staff under investigation over illegal tax exemption

Police investigations into abuse of taxation processes and systems has unearthed how some Rwanda Revenue Authority (RRA) employees connive with fraudsters in bypassing digital systems to evade taxes.

6/10/2017 Saa 04:28:16
Arup and Bechtel partner with Rwandan community to build bridge to safety

Arup and Bechtel partner with Rwandan community to build bridge to safety

A team from Arup and Bechtel has joined charity Bridges to Prosperity and members of the local community to build a 64-metre pedestrian footbridge in Nyaruguru, South Rwanda.

5/10/2017 Saa 07:14:23
Hague Court Exhibit Shows Children’s Wartime Suffering

Hague Court Exhibit Shows Children’s Wartime Suffering

The Mechanism for International Criminal Tribunals launched an online multimedia exhibition giving insights into the suffering of children during the former Yugoslav wars and the Rwanda genocide.

5/10/2017 Saa 06:51:10
Six principles of nonviolence

Six principles of nonviolence

Nonviolence can be a safe, effective and lasting way to defeat injustice, but like any other science it takes knowledge, courage and determination.

5/10/2017 Saa 05:57:10
Senatorial Standing Committee on Security meet RNP leadership

Senatorial Standing Committee on Security meet RNP leadership

Members of the Senatorial Standing Committee on Foreign Affairs, Cooperation and Security, on October 4, visited Rwanda National Police (RNP) where they were received by the Inspector General of Police (IGP) Emmanuel K. Gasana at the General Headquarters in Kacyiru.

5/10/2017 Saa 04:36:34
Clamping down on human trafficking in Rwanda

Clamping down on human trafficking in Rwanda

Every year, thousands of people majority women and girls, fall into the hands of traffickers, in their own countries and abroad. Almost every country in the world is affected by trafficking, whether as a country of origin, transit or destination for victims. Rwanda is no exception.

5/10/2017 Saa 04:28:59
5 everyday things you didn't know could cause cancer

5 everyday things you didn’t know could cause cancer

It is frightening to know how many things and habits can increase your cancer risk – things you’re exposed to on a daily basis.

3/10/2017 Saa 07:24:46
Uganda: Drugs Shortage Fuels Deadly Cholera

Uganda: Drugs Shortage Fuels Deadly Cholera

AT least three people have died from cholera in western Uganda amid a shortage of medicines.

3/10/2017 Saa 07:10:47
Grace Mugabe 'donates used underwear' to Zanu-PF supporters – report

Grace Mugabe ’donates used underwear’ to Zanu-PF supporters – report

Zimbabwean First Lady Grace Mugabe has reportedly drawn criticism from health and political activists after she allegedly donated used underwear to Zanu-PF party supporters in the eastern border city of Mutare.

3/10/2017 Saa 07:00:05
Civilians among dozens of casualties from clashes in Libyan smuggling hub

Civilians among dozens of casualties from clashes in Libyan smuggling hub

Clashes have pitted an armed group previously known for migrant smuggling against the Operations Room to combat the Islamic State

3/10/2017 Saa 06:40:48
Training on AU peacekeeping standards start in Gishari

Training on AU peacekeeping standards start in Gishari

A Training of Trainers (ToT) course on African Union peacekeeping and support operations started, yesterday, at the Police Training School (PTS) Gishari bringing together 25 police officers from Uganda, Ethiopia and Rwanda.

3/10/2017 Saa 06:14:06
Police caution over illegal mining as landslides claim two

Police caution over illegal mining as landslides claim two

Police in Rulindo District rescued three illegal miners, who had been trapped in a concession after a weak cliff caved in.

3/10/2017 Saa 06:08:03
Man is jailed for having sex with a DONKEY after witch doctor told him it would make him a stronger man

Man is jailed for having sex with a DONKEY after witch doctor told him it would make him a stronger man

A South African man has been jailed for having sex with a donkey after a witch doctor told him it would make him stronger.

28/09/2017 Saa 12:32:46
President Mugabe likens rivals to Judas for seeking his retirement

President Mugabe likens rivals to Judas for seeking his retirement

Zimbabwean President Robert Mugabe on Thursday accused unnamed officials of his own party of trying to push him into retiring and likened them to the biblical betrayer Judas.

28/09/2017 Saa 11:55:47
Italy woman marries herself in 'fairytale without prince'

Italy woman marries herself in ’fairytale without prince’

An Italian woman has married herself in a ceremony complete with white dress, three-layer wedding cake, bridesmaids and 70 guests.

28/09/2017 Saa 05:35:54
A 28-year-old had sex with an 11-year-old. Under French law, it’s not necessarily rape.

A 28-year-old had sex with an 11-year-old. Under French law, it’s not necessarily rape.

He told her that he would “teach her how to kiss.”

28/09/2017 Saa 05:17:42
Good news! The world is getting freer, faster

Good news! The world is getting freer, faster

Earlier today, the Fraser Institute published the 21st edition of its annual Economic Freedom of the World (EFW) report. The Canadian think-tank uses 42 data points across five different areas (size of government, legal/property rights, sound money, freedom to trade internationally and regulation) to rank the economic freedom of 159 countries and territories.

28/09/2017 Saa 04:39:06
Malian officials commend Rwanda’s anti-corruption approach

Malian officials commend Rwanda’s anti-corruption approach

A delegation from Mali composed of members of the Central Office against illicit enrichment and members of Supreme Court, yesterday, visited Rwanda National Police (RNP) where they commended the force’s efforts in fighting corruption.

28/09/2017 Saa 04:20:45
Man arrested for impersonating migration employee

Man arrested for impersonating migration employee

Police in Kigali is holding one Frank Mugisha, who was arrested impersonating migration personnel and defrauding unwitting people promising to get them travel documents.

27/09/2017 Saa 04:23:42
Police fire teargas to disperse NASA, Jubilee supporters in Kenya

Police fire teargas to disperse NASA, Jubilee supporters in Kenya

Police were forced to fire tear gas to disperse NASA and Jubilee supporters after they clashed outside IEBC’s Anniversary Towers offices on Tuesday.

26/09/2017 Saa 10:45:18
How Trump's revised ban impacts travel and immigration to the US

How Trump’s revised ban impacts travel and immigration to the US

On Sunday, President Trump issued a presidential proclamation banning or restricting travel from eight countries — adding Chad, Venezuela and North Korea to the original list of Iran, Libya, Somalia, Syria, and Yemen.

26/09/2017 Saa 10:06:27
Ugandan AMISOM contingent receives Bastion APCs

Ugandan AMISOM contingent receives Bastion APCs

The African Union Mission in Somalia (AMISOM) announced on 25 September that its Ugandan contingent had received 19 new combat vehicles from the United States and released photographs showing ACMAT Bastion armoured personnel carriers (APCs) branded as Mack products.

26/09/2017 Saa 09:45:36
DRC: More than 1 million people uprooted from their homes by lingering violence in Kasai

DRC: More than 1 million people uprooted from their homes by lingering violence in Kasai

Lying on a well-worn mattress strapped onto a bicycle overloaded with household items, and pushed hastily by his older siblings, the little boy was fast asleep. He was exhausted from a punishing trek that families are forced to take to escape persistent tensions in several towns and villages in the Democratic Republic of the Congo’s (DRC’s) conflict-hit Kasai region.

26/09/2017 Saa 06:38:08
780 litres of diesel seized in operations against illegal trade of fuel

780 litres of diesel seized in operations against illegal trade of fuel

Police operations against theft and illegal sell of petroleum products conducted in Bugesera District, seized 39 jerrycans of diesel, about 780 litres.

26/09/2017 Saa 04:24:52
France assigns magistrates to BNP Rwanda lawsuit

France assigns magistrates to BNP Rwanda lawsuit

France has assigned magistrates to investigate allegations that banking giant BNP Paribas was complicit in the 1994 genocide of the Tutsi minority in Rwanda, a source close to the case told AFP Monday.

25/09/2017 Saa 13:28:04
Man caught with kilo of gold hidden in rectum at Sri Lanka airport

Man caught with kilo of gold hidden in rectum at Sri Lanka airport

An alleged gold smuggler was arrested in Sri Lanka with seven gold "biscuits" and six chains concealed inside his person.

25/09/2017 Saa 13:07:54
'World's heaviest' woman Eman Ahmed dies in Abu Dhabi, aged 37

’World’s heaviest’ woman Eman Ahmed dies in Abu Dhabi, aged 37

Eman Ahmed had lost more than half her 78 stone body weight after stomach-shrinking surgery in India, paid for by crowdsourcing.

25/09/2017 Saa 12:48:00
Did you know? Heart disease has no age

Did you know? Heart disease has no age

How much do you really know about the things that can go wrong with your heart throughout the course of your life?

22/09/2017 Saa 07:25:41
UNHCR officials commend Isange one stop center services

UNHCR officials commend Isange one stop center services

A delegation of twenty-five members from the United Nations High Commission for Refugees (UNHCR), on September 21, visited Isange One-stop centre to acquaint themselves with the psycho-social and legal services offered at the centre to victims of gender based violence and child abuse.

22/09/2017 Saa 06:08:16
12 drivers arrested over bribery

12 drivers arrested over bribery

Police operations on different highways connecting the countryside to the capital have arrested 12 drivers, who attempted to bribe traffic officers after they were caught in varied traffic related offences.

22/09/2017 Saa 05:57:41
Army kills over 30 Burundian refugees in DRC

Army kills over 30 Burundian refugees in DRC

Official claims refugees have been killed in South Kivu province’s Walungu during rioting

19/09/2017 Saa 10:13:40
South Sudan clashes leave 16 dead

South Sudan clashes leave 16 dead

Sudan People’s Liberation Army and opposition forces fight in Northern Liech near Sudanese border

19/09/2017 Saa 10:00:10
KPMG's future in SA is questioned by Sars boss

KPMG’s future in SA is questioned by Sars boss

JOHANNESBURG - The very existence of embattled audit firm KPMG on Monday came into question as the commissioner of the SA Revenue Services (Sars) Tom Moyane said he had recommended to the government to blacklist the firm as the fallout over Sars “Rogue unit” report ensued unabated.

19/09/2017 Saa 06:48:49
Philanthropists join forces to fund Africa's cash-strapped health sector

Philanthropists join forces to fund Africa’s cash-strapped health sector

In the 2017 World Happiness Report by Gallup, African countries score poorly. Of the 150 countries on the list, the Central African Republic, Tanzania and Burundi rank as the unhappiest countries in the world.

19/09/2017 Saa 06:37:09
Students forge links in Rwanda and Peru

Students forge links in Rwanda and Peru

RINGWOOD students have been forging links with communities in Peru and Rwanda.

19/09/2017 Saa 04:21:07

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