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Rwanda: Two District Directors of Education Arrested Over Recruitment Malpractices

Two directors in charges of education in Kayonza District have been arrested following investigations into the recent recruitment of teachers in the district, which have unearthed gross malpractices. Xavier Francois Bizimana, the District Director of Education and Charles Namara Mugabo, the director in charge of secondary, and Technical and Vocational Education

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Rwanda: Four Fraudsters Arrested in Nyamagabe

Four men are detained at Gasaka Police station in Nyamagabe District in connection with defrauding people through various unscrupulous means. Police identified the suspects as Sylvestre Harerimana, Eric Nizeyimana, Jean Baptiste Nkwiro and Evariste Hakizimana. Chief Inspector of Police (CIP) André Hakizimana, Police spokesperson for the Southern Province, said that the arrest

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OPINION: MAJOR DICKSON GATLUAK JOCK: Leave Infrastructure Projects until there is a Kiir-Machar Deal

Eastern Central Corridor Project will not work unless the SPLM/A-IO under the leadership of Former vice president Dr Riek Machar is involved. For All the services or items normally expected or required in the project, SPLM/A-IO which is controlling the  large areas in Upper Nile  and its resources should not

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Uganda to open three more camps for South Sudan Refugees

As more South Sudan refugees continue to flee the conflict-ravaged world’s youngest nation, the Ugandan government will soon open up new settlement camps to cater for those seeking refuge in her territory. Through the Office of the Prime Minister (OPM) and United Nations High commission for Refugees (UNHCR), Uganda will establish

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Rwanda: Police Extends Unbeaten Run in Handball League

The reigning Rwanda national handball league champions – Police – continued their season impressive performance on Day Five and Day Six of the league tournament with easy wins over ADEGI-Gituza of Gatsibo District and St. Aloys of Rwamagana, respectively. The five-time champions thrashed ADEGI 40-20 last Friday before an easy 51-22

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Magufuli, Museveni Pour Cold Water on EPA Trade Deal, Propose more Projects

Tanzanian President John Magufuli and visiting Ugandan President Yoweri Museveni on Sunday addressed a joint press conference at State in Dar es Salaam at the end of the latter’s two-day state visit, pouring cold water on proposed Economic Partnership Agreements (EPAs) with European Union (EU) and discussing more infrastructure projects. The

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Fifa President Infantino Hails Kagame for Love of Football, CECAFA Cup

President Paul Kagame Sunday met with FIFA President Gianni Infantino at Rwanda Defence Force Combat Training Centre in Gabiro, Gatsibo District in Eastern Province. Infatino arrived in Rwanda on Saturday for his first official visit as head of the world football’s governing body a year after his election. After holding talks with several football stalwarts in Rwanda’s capital

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Rwanda: 30 Arrested for Attempting to Bribe Police Officers

Rwanda National Police (RNP), on Sunday February 26, paraded 30 people at the General Headquarters in Kacyiru, who were arrested separately in different parts of the country, for allegedly attempting to bribe police officers. The suspects arrested last week, include drivers who had been caught in varied traffic-related offences on highways,

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