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Rwandair To Add Europe Destination, Four Aircraft This Year.

Rwandair To Add Europe Destination, Four Aircraft This Year.

RwandAir, the state-run Rwandan airline, plans to add a European destination this year and carry a record 1 million passengers by 2017 as it boosts the size of its fleet.

28/01/2016 Saa 17:07:01
 A 70 Year Old Man, Marries, Impregnates 13 Year Old Pupil.

A 70 Year Old Man, Marries, Impregnates 13 Year Old Pupil.

KENYA- A 70-year-old man has shocked residents of Fihoni village in Msambweni, Kwale County after he married and impregnated a 13-year-old girl who is now a mother to a one-week-old daughter.

28/01/2016 Saa 15:27:51
Ensuring Vehicle Mechanical Status To Prevent Road Carnage.

Ensuring Vehicle Mechanical Status To Prevent Road Carnage.

Rwanda National Police’s Motor Vehicle Inspection Center (MIC) plans to increase its outreach and road safety awareness this year as means for owners of vehicles to effectively utilize the available facilities to ensure the worthiness of their automobiles and to prevent likely traffic accidents caused by mechanical faults.

28/01/2016 Saa 09:47:28
66 Police Officers Return From UN Missions.

66 Police Officers Return From UN Missions.

The Inspector General of Police (IGP) Emmanuel K. Gasana has urged officers who take part in peacekeeping missions to exploit the knowledge they acquire in advancing their policing skills and taking Rwanda National Police to a higher level.

28/01/2016 Saa 08:53:25
Rwanda Is The 4th Least Corrupt Country In Africa, Rankings.

Rwanda Is The 4th Least Corrupt Country In Africa, Rankings.

As corruption takes another twist in most African countries, the credit goes to Rwanda’s president H.E Kagame and his government as they have tried their best to curb down corruption in the country.

27/01/2016 Saa 18:35:33
Kamonyi, Burera Cpcs Asked To Be Characterized By Integrity

Kamonyi, Burera Cpcs Asked To Be Characterized By Integrity

Members of Community Policing Committees (CPCs) in Kamonyi and Burera districts have been urged to be characterized by high sense of integrity which is a major driver for effective community policing.

27/01/2016 Saa 09:54:26
Public Driver’s Licence Tests To Start Next Week.

Public Driver’s Licence Tests To Start Next Week.

The Rwanda National Police (RNP) department of Traffic and Road Safety has announced that the 2016 first quarter provisional and practical tests for driver’s licence seekers, who registered, will start on February 2.

27/01/2016 Saa 09:23:41
New Chinese Medical Team Arrives In Rwanda.

New Chinese Medical Team Arrives In Rwanda.

Fourteen Chinese medics have arrived in Rwanda to offer medical services in various hospitals of the country for the next one year.

26/01/2016 Saa 18:36:20
Regional Police Training Institutions To Harmonize Modules.

Regional Police Training Institutions To Harmonize Modules.

Commandants of Police colleges, academies and schools in Eastern Africa, have established a new network that would come up with mechanisms of harmonizing police training modules as means to jointly counter contemporary and cross border crimes.

26/01/2016 Saa 09:44:23
Police Holds Two Men For Impersonation.

Police Holds Two Men For Impersonation.

Police in Rwamagana District is holding two men accused of impersonating police officers and defrauding several traders by using threats actions.

26/01/2016 Saa 09:14:21
Uganda Bans Housemaids From Working In Saudi Arabia.

Uganda Bans Housemaids From Working In Saudi Arabia.

The Ugandan government has banned its citizens from taking jobs as domestic workers in Saudi Arabia, claiming they are often abused by their employers.

25/01/2016 Saa 18:52:35
Uganda’s 15 Go Forward Opposition members involved in accident.

Uganda’s 15 Go Forward Opposition members involved in accident.

If you a supporter of the Go Forward group around the globe, then you should be in a sorry state as 2016 Presidential elections in Uganda are taking another twist after Amama Mbabazi’s supporters were involve in a fatal accident.

25/01/2016 Saa 18:38:53
President Kagame Calls For Stronger Regional Integration.

President Kagame Calls For Stronger Regional Integration.

President Paul Kagame has called for stronger regional ties and cooperation between African countries to facilitate social economic growth of the continent.

23/01/2016 Saa 10:55:27
A Great Deal For RwandAir To Spread Wings To India.

A Great Deal For RwandAir To Spread Wings To India.

Rwanda’s national carrier, Rwandair has secured a deal to spread its wings to India connecting the Asian community in East Africa to Asia.

22/01/2016 Saa 10:21:06
ICC Hears About Ongwen’s Reign Of Terror.

ICC Hears About Ongwen’s Reign Of Terror.

War crimes prosecutors Thursday lifted the veil on a campaign of terror by the notorious Lord’s Resistance Army in northern Uganda, telling how children were beaten and bullied to become soldiers, with some burnt alive.

22/01/2016 Saa 09:23:30
NTV Uganda Journalists Banned From Covering President Museveni's Compaign Trail.

NTV Uganda Journalists Banned From Covering President Museveni’s Compaign Trail.

The National Resistance Movement [NRM] Campaign team together with the Special Forces Command [SFC] have today indefinitely suspended Nation Television (NTV) journalists from covering the party’s presidential candidate Yoweri Museveni’s rallies.

21/01/2016 Saa 19:51:15
Tanzania’ Magufuli rubbishes reports on miniskirts ban as 'baseless'

Tanzania’ Magufuli rubbishes reports on miniskirts ban as ’baseless’

Kenya’s Standard media reported on Monday that Magufuli had banned miniskirts across Tanzania on the pretext that they encouraged the spread of HIV/Aids.

21/01/2016 Saa 12:49:56
UNSC Mission Visits Burundi To Try To End Violence.

UNSC Mission Visits Burundi To Try To End Violence.

A delegation from the United Nations Security Council is visiting Burundi in a bid to quell political violence there from escalating into an ethnic conflict.

21/01/2016 Saa 10:31:11
Burundi Welcomes UN Delegation.

Burundi Welcomes UN Delegation.

The Burundian government said it welcomes the visit to Bujumbura by members of the U.N. Security Council.

21/01/2016 Saa 10:01:49
Burundian opposition boycotts dialogue with government.

Burundian opposition boycotts dialogue with government.

Political dialogue started in Burundi ahead of UN Delegation visit due to huge concerns over human rights violations however, the Opposition parties boycotted the talks.

21/01/2016 Saa 09:42:26
Volunteer Soldier Gives Uganda Fighters Life-Saving Training Ahead Of Mission In Somalia.

Volunteer Soldier Gives Uganda Fighters Life-Saving Training Ahead Of Mission In Somalia.

A team of 28 regular and reserve soldiers commanded by 4 Yorks have recently trained 1800 Ugandan Peoples Defence Force (UPDF) soldiers for their upcoming deployment to Somalia. The British troops along with a few French, Danish and American soldiers delivered a training package including convoy drills, medical treatment, key leader engagement and many more.

20/01/2016 Saa 17:07:02
Man lands in trouble for sharing photos of dead Kenyan troops on Whatsapp.

Man lands in trouble for sharing photos of dead Kenyan troops on Whatsapp.

A man has been charged in a Nairobi court for sharing pictures of slain Kenya Defense Forces (KDF) on social media something that the government takes to be illegal.

20/01/2016 Saa 16:49:37
Bodies Of Kenyan Troops Killed In Somalia Are Brought Home.

Bodies Of Kenyan Troops Killed In Somalia Are Brought Home.

Kenya Army soldiers unload the remains of their fallen comrades on January 18, 2016 at the Wilson airport in Nairobi after they were flown in from El-Adde, south-western Somalia. Kenya said a search and rescue operation was underway in Somalia on January 17 as Al-Qaeda-linked militants claimed to have killed over 100 Kenyan soldiers in Friday’s attack on an African Union base.

20/01/2016 Saa 14:13:58
Integration Of EAC Stock Markets Presents Enormous Opportunities.

Integration Of EAC Stock Markets Presents Enormous Opportunities.

Integration of regional exchanges’ infrastructure will boost activity and create more interest among East Africans to trade and invest in shares, sector players have said. They add that interlinking the region’s bourses will enable investors to buy shares of different companies across East African Community (EAC) as it will make clearing and settlement easier and more efficient.

20/01/2016 Saa 10:08:53
Kenyan Muslim Who Shielded Christians In Al-shabab Attack Dies.

Kenyan Muslim Who Shielded Christians In Al-shabab Attack Dies.

A Muslim teacher who shielded Christian fellow passengers when their bus was attacked by Islamist militants has died in Surgery to treat his bullet wound.

20/01/2016 Saa 09:34:58
Fire Guts UPC’s Uganda House.

Fire Guts UPC’s Uganda House.

Police’s Fire Brigade this afternoon rushed to the old Uganda House building along Kampala Road and put out a fire that has for moments paralyzed business there.

19/01/2016 Saa 17:55:35
MPs On Countrywide Tour To Assess Citizens' Welfare.

MPs On Countrywide Tour To Assess Citizens’ Welfare.

Members of Parliament on Monday began a week long outreach exercise across the country to follow up on the implementation of measures taken to improve public hygiene and fight against malnutrition.

19/01/2016 Saa 15:41:07
Traders Complain Over High Penalties Levied On Electronic Billing Defaulters.

Traders Complain Over High Penalties Levied On Electronic Billing Defaulters.

High penalties imposed on traders and businesses that are found not using electronic billing machines (EBMs) have caused uneasiness among the business community. Business leaders say defaulters pay up to Rwf20 million in fines for not using the e-billing machine or evading Value Added Tax (VAT).

16/01/2016 Saa 11:14:08
Increased Gang-rapes and Mass Graves In Burundi; U.N Reports.

Increased Gang-rapes and Mass Graves In Burundi; U.N Reports.

The United Nations has documented cases of Burundi’s security forces gang-raping women during searches of opposition supporters’ houses and heard witness testimony of mass graves, UN Human Rights chief Zeid Ra’ad Al Hussein said.

15/01/2016 Saa 18:39:38
Finally REB Releases 2015's P.6 And O'Level Results.

Finally REB Releases 2015’s P.6 And O’Level Results.

Rwanda Education Board has released 2015 Primary Leaving Exams for Primary Six and also the results for Senior Three this morning at the main Rwanda Education Center.

14/01/2016 Saa 16:11:40
School Corporal Punishments Banned in Most Schools. REB’s DG Speaks Out.

School Corporal Punishments Banned in Most Schools. REB’s DG Speaks Out.

As the new term 2016 is underway, in most schools when a student does anything wrong, the immediate solution thought of by most teachers is to punish a student severely but this will be no more as REB’s Director General Janivier I Gasana explains.

14/01/2016 Saa 15:24:07
Change is a process, not an event - Former UN SG Annan in his new book

Change is a process, not an event - Former UN SG Annan in his new book

Former UN secretary general Kofi Annan launches his new book and encourages young people

25/04/2015 Saa 17:13:13
Car vandals arrested in Kigali

Car vandals arrested in Kigali

21/03/2015 Saa 14:37:23
Man gets $1m After wrongfully jailed for 39 years

Man gets $1m After wrongfully jailed for 39 years

Ricky Jackson, the longest-held US prisoner to be cleared of a crime, says the repayment from Ohio state is "fantastic".

21/03/2015 Saa 14:19:48
Harare: Mugabe slams wife leadership speculation

Harare: Mugabe slams wife leadership speculation

Zimbabwe President Robert Mugabe has rejected reports that his wife, Grace, is unofficially running the country, saying he remains in charge.

28/02/2015 Saa 17:52:00
Mbarara-Uganda: Four people were gunned down in a predawn gun attack

Mbarara-Uganda: Four people were gunned down in a predawn gun attack

Four people were killed in Mbarara bar shooting. The dead were identified as: Kajumba, Mbabazi Nayima, Susan Namuyimba, a bar owner and Nicholas Ahumuza, an employee of Global College whose bodies were found lying in a pool of blood.

28/02/2015 Saa 15:56:49
Kigali City vs Kampala City: In the Eyes of a Foreigner Traveller

Kigali City vs Kampala City: In the Eyes of a Foreigner Traveller

You will definitely fall in love with the neat, palm-tree lined Kigali streets. The city is peppered with numbers and signs, and so easy to navigate.

2/02/2015 Saa 11:22:11
We've been with the FDLR for decades ... and what has been playing out relating to the FDLR has not been helpful at all - President Kagame

We’ve been with the FDLR for decades ... and what has been playing out relating to the FDLR has not been helpful at all - President Kagame

Rwanda’s president on Thursday voiced renewed frustration over what he complained was long-term inaction over Rwandan rebels in the Democratic Republic of Congo.

16/01/2015 Saa 12:31:57
Tanzania, Rwanda launch Rusumo immigration post

Tanzania, Rwanda launch Rusumo immigration post

A project worth USD 31.9 million was commissioned at the Rwanda-Tanzania border at Rusumo over the weekend and is expected to ease customs and immigration clearance procedures for goods and people of the two East African Community (EAC) partner states.

14/01/2015 Saa 19:16:14
Dr. Richard Sezibera wants the dispute on tour resolved swiftly and amicably

Dr. Richard Sezibera wants the dispute on tour resolved swiftly and amicably

Dr. Sezibera urged Kenya and Tanzania to amicablye solve their dispute
The East African Community ( EAC ) yesterday urged Tanzania and Kenya to amicably resolve the dispute caused by the decision to deny Tanzanian-registered tour vans entry into Jomo Kenyatta International Airport ( JKIA ) in Nairobi.

14/01/2015 Saa 18:14:17

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