Category: NEWS

Rwanda scraps tax on sanitary pads to aid poor girls

Rwanda announced Wednesday it was scrapping an 18 per cent value-added tax on sanitary pads to make them cheaper for girls who are often forced to skip school during...

Push for a corruption-free world

Qatar has been playing a major role in improving the lives of people, establishing justice and fighting everything that hinders or weaken the world through innumerable...

UAE Embassy in Rwanda distributes wheelchairs to people of determination

The UAE Embassy in Rwanda distributed wheelchairs to people of determination in Nyarugenge District, Kigali, under the supervision of Hazza Mohammed Al Qahtani, UAE...

Pablo Escobar’s brother released a foldable smartphone that he claims can only be destroyed by fire

For years, Pablo Escobar’s brother worked as an accountant in the brutal Medellín Cartel as it reinvented the global cocaine trade. Now, he’s got his eyes...

Floods kill 280 people, affect 2.8M others in E. Africa: UN

At least 280 people have been killed and more than 2.8 million others affected by unusually heavy rainfall and flooding in eastern Africa, the UN humanitarian agency...

China’s training programs help record number of Rwandans acquire skills: envoy

Human resources training programs that China offered to Rwanda made a “significant breakthrough” in 2019, as the number of Rwandans receiving trainings...

Kenya, Uganda complicating Machar’s release – IGAD source

The governments of Kenya and Uganda are complicating the release of the SPLM-IO chairman Dr. Riek Machar who has been under what the main armed opposition group said is...

THE 2019 RWANDA SEEDS FOR THE FUTURE COMPLETE THEIR TECHNOLOGICAL THREE WEEKS TRAINING IN CHINA.

The 2019 Rwanda Seeds for the Future Thrilled by the Technological and Chinese language training acquired in China  The eight Rwandese ICT students who have been on a...

Gender inequality widened, closing gender gap urgent in Africa – Global Gender Summit hears

Closing the gender gap in Africa and achieving gender parity in all aspects of society has become an urgent imperative as gender inequality has widened even further this...

Burundi: the commission of divided truths

Its detractors blame its composition, mandate and way of working, starting with the selective exhumations carried out throughout the country. Established in 2014 and...