Category Archives: Rwanda News

Kwibuka20:Remember, Unite, Renew

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On behalf of H.E. Williams Nkurunziza, High Commissioner of the Republic of Rwanda to the UK, and Mrs. Leonia Nkuruh, we are pleased to invite you to the 20th Commemoration of the Genocide Against the Tutsi in Rwanda, which we hope you will be able to attend. The event, themed: Kwibuka20 – Remember, Unite, Renew, […]

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Empowering Rwandan students through debate

Debate Camp Rwanda 2013

Dear Members and Friends of Rwanda We would like to extend this invitation to anyone interested in Rwanda’s future, debating, education, or women in politics. Would you be willing to support a cause to “teach 200 young people how to express themselves with confidence and conviction at Debate Camp Rwanda 2013″? Then you are welcome […]

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Rwanda Day UK…Get the word out.

Dear all RCA members Here is the flyer for the Rwanda Day UK. Please get the word out to all your friends and loved ones. Let us all come out to celebrate and share as Rwandans and friends of Rwanda Rwanda Day will also be a unique opportunity for the Rwandan youth and community alike […]

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Rwandan Young Footballers

If you are into football, perhaps this is the future of rwandan football. The Rwandan Under 17 football team overcame enormous odds to qualify for the 2011 Under-17 World Cup in Mexico. For more information on this film click here Get the full 63min version on iTunes starting on May 12th, 2012 k

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Diaspora vow to act ambassadors

Diaspora vow to act as Rwanda’s ambassadors By James Karuhanga After completing a two-week country familiarization tour, members of the Diaspora, Wednesday spelt out seven resolutions that include correcting the falsehoods that are peddled about Rwanda. The group is in the country as part of the “come and see” programme organized by the government to […]

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Tigo, MINEDUC to connect primary schools to internet

TIGO, MINEDUC to connect primary schools to the internet By Saul Butera KIGALI – A local telecom operator, Tigo Rwanda, has entered into partnership with the Ministry of Education to facilitate the rollout of internet access points in the country’s primary schools in the One Laptop Per Child (OLPC) project As part of the agreement, […]

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Immigration to ease service for the Diaspora

Immigration to ease services for the Diaspora By James Karuhanga KIGALI – Officials at the Directorate of Immigration and Emigration, yesterday met members of the Diaspora currently in the country, and promised to help ease the delivery of consular services like acquisition of passports and visas, where possible. In a session held at the Ministry […]

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Diaspora urged to invest in Rwanda

Saturday, December 18, 2010 Diaspora urged to invest in Rwanda By Stevenson Mugisha KIGALI – The Permanent Secretary in Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Eugene Munyakayanza has called upon Rwandans in the Diaspora to invest in the country as a way of participating in the country’s economic growth. Munyakayanza made the call, yesterday, while addressing a […]

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Investors dash for Bralirwa shares

Thursday, December 16, 2010 Investors dash for Bralirwa shares as IPO deadline closes in By Berna Namata Appetite for Bralirwa shares within the local potential investors has increased ahead of tomorrow’s deadline for Rwanda’s first Initial Public Offer (IPO), a mini-survey by Business Times has revealed. Retail and institutional investors are flocking to banks and […]

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BRALIRWA share offering

Dear Investor We are pleased to inform you that the Bralirwa IPO( Initial Public Offering) is now launched and you can apply to be a shareholder as from today 23rd November 2010. In order to help you in your investment decision, we have summarized some relevant investor information for you. This information is based on […]

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