The Big Brother hysteria all over the world clearly shows the immense impact reality TV can have. So, instead of showing people having completely meaningless conversations and engaging in utterly stupid activities, why not use this power to convey a positive message.
Some time back I was having a conversation with a friend of mine about the importance of money for the well-being and comfort in one’s daily life. He was of the view that one’s life shouldn’t be dictated by how much money one possesses.
The media play a vital role in bringing about peace, unity and reconciliation in post conflict societies like Rwanda. The fact that radio uses oral communication, and can cover a vast geographical area, has made it the best development communication tool to spread the message of unity and reconciliation amongst poor communities in Rwanda.
Flooding is currently creating havoc in both East and West Africa, and Rwanda unfortunately was not spared from the calamities. In such cases, the disaster management coordination unit comes in.
Electrogaz is an enterprise of respectable age, and so are its wooden electricity poles that keep falling down. But the electricity company is working hard to solve the problem.
The month-long trial that has been involving both Member of Parliament and retired Brigadier General Sam Kanyemera Kaka and Nyakinama Military school Commandant, Brigadier General Frank Rusagara, who were being charged with obstructing police to arrest businessman Assinapol Rwigara, has come to a close with both Generals being acquitted.
The alleged defilement and rape of seven school girls by Pastor Charles Murenzi of the Gakinjiro-based Shining Light Church are just the tip of the iceberg of the true magnitude of the crimes the man may actually have committed.
About this time last year MTN celebrated winning over 250,000 clients, a process which took the telecommunication company eight years. Last week, the company announced that in one year it has doubled the number of customers, surpassing 500,000 clients.
During a recent workshop, The Rwanda Investment and Export Promotion Agency (Riepa) explained the establishment of an electronic single window system for trade facilitation in Rwanda.
A workshop on gender and enterprise development in Rwanda that took place in Novotel Hotel in Kacyiru recently was comprised of many women entrepreneurs of principally small and medium enterprises. It focused on assessing the challenges and opportunities for women entrepreneurs in Rwanda.