Prime, a fully serviced Insurance company for general and life insurance

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Sponsored Content: The Rwanda insurance sector registered another service provider who promises five-star services. Prime came into existence after the acquisition of 85% of shares of both Cogear Ltd and Prime Life Assurance Ltd by the Greenoaks Global Insurance, an international insurance group based in London and Zurich.

Agaciro Fund targets Rwf1.2b from investments by June 2015

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Agaciro Development Fund Corporate Trust Limited projects to earn over Rwf1.2 billion interest from the investments it has made by June next year, Vianney Kagabo, the Fund’s chief executive officer, has said.

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Tour du Rwanda update: Salaeddine Mraouni wins stage four as Ndayisenga retains overall lead

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Moroccan Salaeddine Mraouni has won today’s stage four of the Tour du Rwanda (Muhanga-Rubavu) while Rwanda’s great hope,Valens Ndayisenga, has come in fourth place but will retain the overall leader's yellow jersey.

Boyer rallies Team Rwanda to hang onto yellow jersey

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Tour du Rwanda (Today) Muhanga - Rubavu (138,8km) Team Rwanda cycling Coach Jonathan Boyer has urged his riders to continue their fine form and help Valens Ndayisenga hold on the coveted yellow jersey that he will be wearing in today’s stage four race from Muhanga to Rubavu.

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Nkuranga’s inspiring solo exhibition

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Rwandan painter Emmanuel Nkuranga will give visual art lovers a sneak peek into his contemporary art pieces on Saturday November 22 at Inema Art Center in Kacyiru starting at 6PM.

Upcoming artiste Da Rest to release new single

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Upcoming hip-hop artiste Da Rest, real name Prince Ishimwe, does not look like your typical hip-hop artiste. Hip hop life style is not his thing. But when you listen to his music you realise it’s the work of a good hip hop singer. The ever smiling and gentle 20-year-old singer...

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How Kajuga skirted discrimination to achieve his dream, teaching

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When I met Jérôme Kajuga for the first time in his office at Rwanda Education Board in Kimironko, the teacher in him was quite prominently on his face.

I hate people who...

There are levels of disrespect but then there is a special kind of stupidity that makes one think it is OK to serve a client while at the same time conversing with a colleague about irrelevant issues.

Death of a spouse: How soon is too soon to find love again?

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After the death of her husband, Noellia Mukankuranga grappled with overwhelming distress of never again seeing the man she shared her life with for over 20 years.

A young widow’s tale of sadness, despair and perseverance

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Jeanine Mukabacondo is a high spirited woman, full of joy and hope, but every now and then, she is haunted by the tragedy that befell her recently. She talks about her late husband with a smile, though some memories are so hard to talk about without holding back tears.

Can a Western charity song rescue ‘Africans’ from Ebola?

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It is nearly that time of the year when millions of Christians and, to a certain extent, non-Christians from all four corners of the globe relish the tradition that is Christmas.

Rwanda on right track in advancing Child Rights

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On 20th November 1989, the world agreed that the rights of children needed to be protected in a more formal and systematic manner. The resulting Convention on the Rights of the Child is the most widely signed human rights treaty in history, and is the global community’s promise to children...

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Editorial Cartoon

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Poor service delivery at the grassroots is still affecting good governance in the country, a new study shows.

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EAC integration permeates into people’s businesses and cultural bonding

The laboring engine of the heavy commercial truck slows down as it nears the borderline of Gatuna,Rwanda’s border post with Uganda, but continues to exude a dull explosive sound. It joins other trucks in the queue. It is joined by others.

Celebrating the UN at 69

The large room had several strategically placed round, high, white-clothed tables with pretty flowers on top. It was a typical setting for a cocktail.

Isange One Stop Center: Ejecting GBV from our communities through holistic, multi-sectoral approaches

Gender based violence (GBV) remains a widespread occurrence that spans centuries, that in the past it was almost expected and accepted. Its seriousness, effects and how communities respond and work towards its elimination varies from country to country.

UN Day 2014

Rwanda is currently experiencing one of the fastest periods of growth and socioeconomic progress in its history, largely due to its strong and innovative government leadership and support from development partners, such as the United Nations (UN).

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Special Needs education: More schools, jobs needed

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Ejide Imanizabaho has been handicapped since he was born. Until early this year, the 18-year-old teenager had been saved the ‘burden’ of school by his family because of his physical challenges. And much as his caretakers claim they did this out of sympathy, they did not know how much they...

Holiday youth camps are helpful to our children

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One way through which we can help our children to acquire social skills is by allowing them to participate in holiday youth camps that are always conducted by certain organisations with youth related programmes.

Is talking to yourself in public normal?

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Suave was the word to describe him. Sporting a plaid grey jacket atop black corduroy trousers, he looked the bill of civility, but there was something amiss about this stranger as he gesticulated wildly and spoke audibly enough.

Weaning your baby the right way

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Life is art in its entirety. From the way we dress to how our gait down to eating, all is, but not as much as raising a child, for it is here that parents give their all. And when it comes to weaning a child, you wouldn’t want to fail...