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Bugingo pleads not guilty as genocide trial opens in Norway

Sadi Bugingo

Sadi Bugingo, a man accused of participating in the 1994 Genocide and organizing the murder of about 2,000 people, has pleaded not guilty in a Norway court.

September 26th, 2012 | Posted in Daily News,National | Read More »

World Vision set to launch child health campaign

World Vision Gitau

World Vision Rwanda is set to launch a campaign named ‘Child Health Now’ (CHNC) aimed at ensuring that children experience life in its fullness.

September 26th, 2012 | Posted in Daily News,Health,National | Read More »

Kagame addresses UN meeting on rule of law

Kagame UN rule of law

President Paul Kagame has addressed a high level meeting (UN General Assembly third plenary meeting) on the rule of law in New York, where he said that the rule of law internationally is premised on the principle that equality before the law is universal.

September 25th, 2012 | Posted in Daily News,National | Read More »

High Court denies bail for Uwinkindi

Uwinkindi High Court

The Kigali-based High Court yesterday refused to grant provisional liberation to the Genocide suspect Jean Uwinkindi. He was remanded for 30 days in prison by Nyarugenge intermediate court on August 29, but the accused had appealed against the decision.

September 25th, 2012 | Posted in Daily News,National | Read More »

‘Broadband is a transformative technology’ – Kagame

Kagame broadband commission

President Kagame ha co-chaired a meeting of the broadband commission in New York, which was taking place for the sixth time. He shared with the commissioners his thoughts on the importance of broadband in the social and economic development globally, and in developing countries in particular.

September 24th, 2012 | Posted in Daily News,National | Read More »

Dollar scarcity pushes up prices

(graphic Mike Musaasizi)

“No cause for worry,” says BNR;
Inside a busy warehouse in Ki­gali, a marketing manager of manufacturing company is adding, subtracting and multiply­ing figures using a computer and a Casio calculator simultaneously.

September 24th, 2012 | Posted in Business,Cover Story,National | Read More »

“Forced Agaciro contribution unacceptable” – Rwangombwa

John Rwangombwa

The Minister of Plan­ning and Finance, John Rwangombwa, has warned leaders that they should not force people to contribute to the Agaciro Development Fund (AgDF).

September 24th, 2012 | Posted in Daily News,National | Read More »

RBS prepares to take action against unhealthy fake phones


Rwanda remains a safe haven for fake phones despite neighbors Ke­nya and Uganda announcing a war to eliminate them from the market largely because of their negative market impact and the threat they pose on human lives.

September 24th, 2012 | Posted in Daily News,National | Read More »

Junior official throws Rwanda Education Board in chaos over English mentors


A mistake by a junior official at the Rwanda Education Board (REB) to fiddle with contracts of English language mentors has resulted into massive con­fusion.

September 24th, 2012 | Posted in Daily News,National | Read More »

MTN, TIGO respond to RURA penalties

Regis Gatarayiha

MTN-Rwanda has said network upgrades are a continuous process and despite having deployed the first GSM networks in the country over a decade ago, they will continue upgrading to the latest available technologies to effectively serve the growing subscriber base.

September 24th, 2012 | Posted in Daily News,National | Read More »

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