Cashless Economy Push Boosted as New E-Payment Platform is Launched

[New Times] Plans to achieve a cashless economy and financial inclusion in Rwanda could be boosted further, thanks to the launch of a new electronic payment system. The AuraSoft RIHA mobile wallet, an electronic payment platform, will boost Rwanda’s dr…

[New Times] Plans to achieve a cashless economy and financial inclusion in Rwanda could be boosted further, thanks to the launch of a new electronic payment system. The AuraSoft RIHA mobile wallet, an electronic payment platform, will boost Rwanda's drive to become a cashless economy, according to Alain Ndayishimiye, the AuraSoft chief executive officer.

source: AllAfrica News: Rwanda

419ers Impersonating Buhari’s Anti-Corruption Advisers – Govt

[Premium Times] The Federal Government has raised the alarm over an orchestrated plot to discredit the Presidential Advisory Committee Against Corruption, PACAC, and by extension the government’s anti-corruption efforts.

[Premium Times] The Federal Government has raised the alarm over an orchestrated plot to discredit the Presidential Advisory Committee Against Corruption, PACAC, and by extension the government's anti-corruption efforts.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Comesa to Deploy Electoral Observers in Rwanda

[New Times] The Common Market for Eastern and Southern Africa (COMESA) is set to deploy short term an electoral observation mission to the upcoming presidential in Rwanda scheduled for 4th August 2017.

[New Times] The Common Market for Eastern and Southern Africa (COMESA) is set to deploy short term an electoral observation mission to the upcoming presidential in Rwanda scheduled for 4th August 2017.

source: AllAfrica News: Rwanda

Two Students Drown in Hotel Pool in Nyanza

[New Times] Two students from Saint Peter Secondary School (Igihozo) on Monday drowned from a swimming pool at Hotel Dayenu, which is located in Busasamana sector of Nyanza District.

[New Times] Two students from Saint Peter Secondary School (Igihozo) on Monday drowned from a swimming pool at Hotel Dayenu, which is located in Busasamana sector of Nyanza District.

source: AllAfrica News: Rwanda

Kenyatta Still Bitter Over 2013 Media ‘Mistreatment’

[Capital FM] Nyeri -President Uhuru Kenyatta has defended his decision to skip Monday’s presidential debate where he was expected to have a face-off with National Super Alliance candidate Raila Odinga.

[Capital FM] Nyeri -President Uhuru Kenyatta has defended his decision to skip Monday's presidential debate where he was expected to have a face-off with National Super Alliance candidate Raila Odinga.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

NISR Training Centre Will Improve Quality of Statistics, Officials Say

[New Times] A Rwf7 billion statistical training centre that’s under construction at the National Institute of Statistics of Rwanda (NISR) headquarters in Nyarugenge District will significantly impact on the quality of the country’s data collection, ana…

[New Times] A Rwf7 billion statistical training centre that's under construction at the National Institute of Statistics of Rwanda (NISR) headquarters in Nyarugenge District will significantly impact on the quality of the country's data collection, analysis and management across different sectors, officials have said.

source: AllAfrica News: Rwanda

Government to Invest More in Creative Industry

[New Times] In a bid to reap more from the creative and cultural arts, the Government is planning to inject more funds into the industry, the Minister for Trade, Industry, and East African Affairs, Francois Kanimba, said yesterday.

[New Times] In a bid to reap more from the creative and cultural arts, the Government is planning to inject more funds into the industry, the Minister for Trade, Industry, and East African Affairs, Francois Kanimba, said yesterday.

source: AllAfrica News: Rwanda

Rwanda, Italian Armed Forces Commit to Strengthen Ties

[New Times] The Italian Air Force Chief of Staff, Lt Gen Enzo Vecciarelli, is in the country on a three-day visit aimed at strengthening military relations between the two countries.

[New Times] The Italian Air Force Chief of Staff, Lt Gen Enzo Vecciarelli, is in the country on a three-day visit aimed at strengthening military relations between the two countries.

source: AllAfrica News: Rwanda