A high-level Ugandan Delegation, led by the Attorney General and Minister of Foreign Affairs among other diplomats, has secured a big portion of the payment Ugandan traders and businessmen have been seeking from its booming yet poor war-torn neighbor, South Sudan.
Exactly 18 months after the first Burundian refugees started pouring into neighbouring Rwanda escaping right abuses and violence, the United Nations refugee agency (UNHCR) is having to transition plastic tents to semi-permanent shelters in Mahama, the biggest refugee camp in Rwanda.
Relations between 2 nations have soured since probe into former Rwandan president’s death was reopened in France
Photo of Kagame driving King Mohammed VI to the airport after his visit to the county has set the internet ablaze.
Police in Karongi District have intercepted a truck loaded with materials said to have been stolen from a Chinese company – China Road and Bridge Corporation – currently constructing the road that connects the districts of Rusizi, Karongi and Rubavu.
While the Burundian government wants Burundian refugees living in Rwanda to return home, visiting UNHCR official believes that the refugees’ repatriation should be voluntary according to international principles.
Rwanda National Police (RNP) has reminded the public that tough measures awaits anyone who attempts to bribe officers and emphasised strict respect for the law instead of resorting to offering or soliciting bribes to acquire or give a service.
Her Royal Highness the Princess of Jordan Sarah Zeid and the UN Assistant High Commissioner for Refugees, Volker Turk are in Rwanda for a five-day visit to discuss refugee issues.
The United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA) Representative in Rwanda Jozef Maerien on Friday called for support of teenage girls in light of reports showing they are vulnerable to a myriad of hindrances.
Rwanda is set to present its top tourism potential in one of the largest global tourism conference scheduled for next month in the Capital Kigali.
At about 1pm, yesterday, the last group of 230 Rwanda National Police (RNP) officers left Kigali International Airport aboard the national carrier – RwandAir Airbus 330-200 (Ubumwe) to complete the rotation of two contingents of 280 officers to serve under the UN Multidimensional Integrated Stabilization Mission in Central African Republic (MINUSCA).
Attijariwafa Bank signed an agreement to acquire a 75 percent stake in the Rwandan bank Cogebanque on Tuesday in the capital city of Kigali, where King Mohammed VI is currently visiting to pursue stronger ties to the East African country.
King Mohammed VI and president of the Republic of Rwanda, Paul Kagamé, chaired, on Thursday in Kigali, the ceremony to launch an agriculture partnership program between the Kingdom of Morocco and the Republic of Rwanda.
Morocco’s Palmeraie Development Group has agreed to build accommodations for 5,000 Rwandans in Kigali at a cost of MAD 1.5 billion.
Boston-based MASS Design Group rethinks the design of a struggling primary school
General Paul Malong Awan, chief of general staff of the Sudan People’s Liberation Army (SPLA) and his aides are visiting Rwanda, Uganda and other countries in the region to strengthen and further military cooperation, according to officials from the ministry of defense from South Sudan.
Economy and commercial exchanges will take center stage during King Mohammed VI’s tour in East Africa.
King Mohammed VI, is in the Republic of Rwanda, as part of a royal tour that will also lead the Sovereign to Tanzania and Ethiopia.
The Inspector General of Police (IGP) Emmanuel K Gasana has urged commanders of contingents set to be deployed in UN mission to understand and define the mission mandate effectively.
The NGO has been sanctioned 6.5 acres of land from the government of Rwanda
The United Nations Under Secretary and Special Representative of the UN Secretary General on Sexual Violence in Conflict, Zainab Bangura, said that the world can end Gender Based Violence and Child Abuse if countries adopt a multi-sectorial approach and south-south cooperation.
US hails move to combat global warming as ‘one of the most important in our effort to save the one planet we have’
Rwanda launched a program Friday that will use drones to deliver blood to hospitals in rural, hard-to-access parts of the country in what has been hailed as the first commercial drone delivery service in the world.
U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry on Friday bowed his head at the Kigali memorial for victims of this African nation’s 1994 genocide, it was impossible not to juxtapose the many declarations of "Never Again" with the reality of mass killings persisting to this day, sometimes unpunished and undeterred by the United States.
The commissioner for training in Rwanda National Police (RNP), Commissioner of Police (CP) Vianney Nshimiyimana said that the force’s strategy is to continue to make Rwanda inaccessible for international drug dealers rather than dealing with the consequences.
The Rwanda National Police (RNP) traffic and road safety department has clarified that the online registration system is currently closed adding that the department is apparently conducting tests for those who registered in September, across the country.
AN airlift of 5,300 animals has taken off from Shannon Airport, bound for impoverished families in Rwanda.
Rwanda’s capital city, Kigali, will play host to the third edition of the African Export-Import Bank Annual Customer Due Diligence and Corporate Governance Forum scheduled to hold from 26 to 27 October, 2016, Afreximbank has announced in Cairo.
President Paul Kagame criticised France on Monday after French investigators reopened a investigation into the 1994 assassination of the Rwandan president, a killing that triggered the country’s genocide.
Since the inception of Rwanda National Police (RNP) in 2000, the force’s strategic approach to improving safety and security has been through community policing, one of the RNP key priorities for effective and people oriented policing.
In an innovative partnership, Marriott works with the Akilah Institute for Women, Women for Women International and Bloomberg Philanthropies to equip Rwandan women with business skills with the opening of the Kigali Marriott Hotel
The periodic senior commanders meeting convened on October 3 at the Rwanda National Police (RNP) General Headquarters in Kacyiru and discussed among others, crime reduction strategies and improving the welfare of the personnel.
Brookside Dairy, a company owned by the Kenyatta family, has gained a foothold in Rwanda through the acquisition of another firm.
A new project aimed at improving Rwanda’s agriculture sector through commercialized farming was launched by the government of Rwanda and the British government.
Rwanda is counting on the upcoming third annual energy summit to sell the country to world investors.
Rwanda has set up a national committee that will promote cross-border trade through strengthening areas of transparency and fairness, good governance and modernization of the trade supply chain.
Trans World Educational Experiences, a sports company based at the Entrepreneurial Spark Edinburgh hatchery, creates sports journeys for young people. It has now announced a partnership with charity, Together in Sport, to provide meals for school children in Rwanda.
The Africa Travel Association (ATA), a division of the Corporate Council on Africa (CCA), is proud to announce its 41st Annual World Tourism Conference will take place November 14-17 this year in Kigali, Rwanda. The Rwanda Development Board (RDB) is collaborating on the event.
The United Nations has decorated 29 Rwandan peacekeepers serving as ‘Individual Police Officers’ (IPOs) under the UN Mission in South Sudan (UNMISS), with medals of service excellence in recognition of their professional contribution towards peace and security in the world’s youngest nation.
Mastercard, Bank of Kigali and RwandaOnline help Rwanda leapfrog into the digital economy through e-commerce
Mastercard, Bank of Kigali and RwandaOnline today announced at the technology company’s Innovation Forum in Budapest, Hungary a partnership to launch Irembo– an online payment solution in Rwanda powered by Mastercard Payment Gateway Services.