Rwanda Takes Bold Step to Become a Cycling Powerhouse

[New Times] Rwanda Cycling Federation (FERWACY) says that the country will soon become a continental cycling powerhouse, following a government decision to waive the 25 per cent levy that is currently imposed on imported sports bicycles.

[New Times] Rwanda Cycling Federation (FERWACY) says that the country will soon become a continental cycling powerhouse, following a government decision to waive the 25 per cent levy that is currently imposed on imported sports bicycles.

source: AllAfrica News: Rwanda

FMD Cripples Ngamiland Beef Industry

[The Patriot] The outbreak of Foot and Mouth Disease (FMD) in Naune crush, Sehithwa extension in Ngamiland district last week has crippled the beef industry in the North West region. The outbreak comes after the district has been recovering from anothe…

[The Patriot] The outbreak of Foot and Mouth Disease (FMD) in Naune crush, Sehithwa extension in Ngamiland district last week has crippled the beef industry in the North West region. The outbreak comes after the district has been recovering from another outbreak which happened the same area in 2017.

source: AllAfrica News: Botswana

Islamic State Sneaking Extremists From Syria Into Nigeria, Report Warns

[This Day] Leaders of Islamic State (IS) are sneaking battle-hardened extremists from Syria into Nigeria, UK Sun reported Monday, saying some of the fighters are reportedly sent to the Middle East for training in a “chilling exchange programme”.

[This Day] Leaders of Islamic State (IS) are sneaking battle-hardened extremists from Syria into Nigeria, UK Sun reported Monday, saying some of the fighters are reportedly sent to the Middle East for training in a "chilling exchange programme".

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Economy Grows By 10.6% in First Quarter

[New Times] Rwanda’s economy grew 10.6 per cent in the first quarter of 2018, figures released by the Ministry of Finance and Economic Planning yesterday indicated.

[New Times] Rwanda's economy grew 10.6 per cent in the first quarter of 2018, figures released by the Ministry of Finance and Economic Planning yesterday indicated.

source: AllAfrica News: Rwanda

Athletics – Nyirarukundo, Hitimana Win Bugesera 20k Race

[New Times] Salome Nyiarukundo and Noel Hitimana put on a stunning performance to win the 2018 Bugesera 20km race in the men and women’s categories respectively on Sunday in Nyamata.

[New Times] Salome Nyiarukundo and Noel Hitimana put on a stunning performance to win the 2018 Bugesera 20km race in the men and women's categories respectively on Sunday in Nyamata.

source: AllAfrica News: Rwanda

Amahoro Stadium Set for Mega Upgrade

[New Times] Amahoro National Stadium is set for a major facelift that will involve expansion works and additional roofing to protect spectators from the extremes of weather.

[New Times] Amahoro National Stadium is set for a major facelift that will involve expansion works and additional roofing to protect spectators from the extremes of weather.

source: AllAfrica News: Rwanda