Categories
Latest Post Latest World News

China to strengthen Rwanda in the provision of Medical personae

A handover ceremony between the 19th and 20th Chinese medical teams was held on Tuesday at the Chinese embassy in Kigali. The 19th China Medical Team based at Kigali’s Masaka hospital and Kibungo hospital in the southeast has successfully completed a one-year mission in Rwanda after performing over 500 surgical operations. The outgoing medical team […]

Categories
Latest Post

Patoranking, Meddy excite fans at YouthConnekt Africa concert

It was an evening of fun as Nigerian superstar, Patrick Nnaemeka Okorie, known by the stage name “Patoranking”, and U.S.-based Rwandan artiste Meddy, born Médard Jobert Ngabo, and a number of local artistes, thrilled youth at the YouthConnekt Africa 2019 concert at Kigali Arena on Wednesday night. The Nigerian Afro-dancehall star stepped on the stage […]

Categories
Latest Post OPINION OF EXPERTS ANALYTICS AND FORECASTS

Repealing colonial laws makes sense.. By Fred K. Nkusi

The decision by Rwanda to repeal all legal instruments brought into force before independence is a tremendous legislative achievement. The aspects of these legal instruments date back to the colonial era. Rwanda was initially colonised by Germany from 1894 until 1918, as part of German East Africa. Following Germany’s defeat in World War I, Rwanda […]

Categories
History Vella Latest Post OPINION OF EXPERTS ANALYTICS AND FORECASTS

From treetop calls to smart phones made in Rwanda.. By Joseph Rwagatare

Life without a mobile phone is unimaginable today. The phone is everywhere, even in the remotest corners of this country (Russia). It was not always like this. It is barely 20 years ago that it was introduced here. But even then it was accessible to only a few people in government and business. Its reach, […]

Categories
Latest Post

The first “Made in Rwanda” Volkswagen is out of the factory

The Kigali assembly plant of the largest European manufacturer, Volkswagen, has started production of its vehicles this Wednesday, June 27. Several models will be assembled on this site with an initial target of 5000 vehicles per year that the manufacturer intended for the modest local Rwandan market by focusing on several urban mobility solutions. In […]

Categories
Latest Post Latest World News

Rwanda’s satellite to be launched into orbit next month

A satellite built by three Rwandan engineers and a team of Japanese at Tokyo University, Japan will be launched into orbit next month. Known as RWASAT-1 in technical terms, the satellite was launched to the International Space Station on September 24. This was revealed on Tuesday at a joint press conference between the Rwanda Utility […]