It Was a Year of Mixed Fortunes for Athletes

[New Times] Rwandan athletics registered mixed results in 2016 but to a larger extent, there was a significant improvement in the chase to catch up with our regional counterparts that have mastered the sport globally.

[New Times] Rwandan athletics registered mixed results in 2016 but to a larger extent, there was a significant improvement in the chase to catch up with our regional counterparts that have mastered the sport globally.

source: AllAfrica News: Rwanda

Let’s Dedicate 2017 to Hard Work and Resilience

[New Times] In his New Year’s message, President Paul Kagame called on Rwandans to actively continue contributing to the country’s transformation by insisting on high-quality services.

[New Times] In his New Year's message, President Paul Kagame called on Rwandans to actively continue contributing to the country's transformation by insisting on high-quality services.

source: AllAfrica News: Rwanda

Over 45 Babies Born On New Year’s Day

[New Times] Sandra Umutoni was counting days to giving birth to her first born baby. Her documented due date was days away, but on New Year’s Day, she went into labour, and later delivered a bouncing baby boy.

[New Times] Sandra Umutoni was counting days to giving birth to her first born baby. Her documented due date was days away, but on New Year's Day, she went into labour, and later delivered a bouncing baby boy.

source: AllAfrica News: Rwanda

Mulisa Vows to Keep Unbeaten Run in 2017

[New Times] APR FC coach Jimmy Mulisa has said he will be aiming to keep the winning impetus that his team has built since he took over in November last year. The league champions finished 2016 in a second place on the league table, two points behind a…

[New Times] APR FC coach Jimmy Mulisa has said he will be aiming to keep the winning impetus that his team has built since he took over in November last year. The league champions finished 2016 in a second place on the league table, two points behind arch-rivals Rayon Sports.

source: AllAfrica News: Rwanda

What Should Be Prioritised in the Health Sector in 2017?

[New Times] 2016 has seen enormous developments in the health sector. Various initiatives and campaigns have been held in the fight against numerous infectious and non-communicable diseases in the country. However, much remains to be done in order for …

[New Times] 2016 has seen enormous developments in the health sector. Various initiatives and campaigns have been held in the fight against numerous infectious and non-communicable diseases in the country. However, much remains to be done in order for Rwanda to have healthier citizens. Healthy Times' Donah Mbabazi spoke to various stakeholders in the health sector on what they think should be the areas of concern for 2017.

source: AllAfrica News: Rwanda

New Year’s Day in Kigali – How I Saw It

[New Times] Giporoso is where the countdown to 2017 started for me. Giporoso is that bustling mid-urban stretch on the outskirts of Remera as one heads to the Kigali International Airport in Kanombe.

[New Times] Giporoso is where the countdown to 2017 started for me. Giporoso is that bustling mid-urban stretch on the outskirts of Remera as one heads to the Kigali International Airport in Kanombe.

source: AllAfrica News: Rwanda

League Will Proceed Without Pepiniere FC – Ferwafa

[New Times] FERWAFA president Vincent de Gaulle Nzamwita has said that the national football league will proceed without Pepiniere FC which claims it has allegedly ‘pulled out.’

[New Times] FERWAFA president Vincent de Gaulle Nzamwita has said that the national football league will proceed without Pepiniere FC which claims it has allegedly 'pulled out.'

source: AllAfrica News: Rwanda

Rwanda Focus Proprietor Arrested Over Counterfeit, Tax Evasion Charges

[New Times] The proprietor of local English newspaper, Rwanda Focus Limited, Shyaka Kanuma, has been arrested in connection with evading taxes and a procurement-related offence through which he allegedly fraudulently won a tender in Rwanda Demobilisati…

[New Times] The proprietor of local English newspaper, Rwanda Focus Limited, Shyaka Kanuma, has been arrested in connection with evading taxes and a procurement-related offence through which he allegedly fraudulently won a tender in Rwanda Demobilisation and Reintegration Commission (RDRC).

source: AllAfrica News: Rwanda

How Media and Human Rights Groups Stole Gambia Election

[New Times] President Yahya Jammeh, in his New Year’s message to the Gambian people, persisted in his rejection of last month’s election outcome, which he says was tampered with.

[New Times] President Yahya Jammeh, in his New Year's message to the Gambian people, persisted in his rejection of last month's election outcome, which he says was tampered with.

source: AllAfrica News: Gambia

Rwandan Peacekeepers in Central African Republic Engage Locals in Umuganda

[New Times] Rwandan Police peacekeepers serving under the United Nation Multi-Dimensional Integrated Stabilisation Mission in CAR (MINUSCA), over the weekend, conducted Umuganda, a home-grown monthly communal work, through which they cleared shrubs in …

[New Times] Rwandan Police peacekeepers serving under the United Nation Multi-Dimensional Integrated Stabilisation Mission in CAR (MINUSCA), over the weekend, conducted Umuganda, a home-grown monthly communal work, through which they cleared shrubs in the 3rd and 5th districts in the capital Bangui.

source: AllAfrica News: Central African Republic