U.S. Firm Unveils Rwf168.6 Billion Agro-Equipment Leasing Initiative

[New Times] Rwanda’s push toward modern farming methods and agriculture mechanisation is set to receive a timely boost after US-based firm, Nationwide Group International, unveiled a new agro-equipment leasing product. The firm plans to provide agricul…

[New Times] Rwanda's push toward modern farming methods and agriculture mechanisation is set to receive a timely boost after US-based firm, Nationwide Group International, unveiled a new agro-equipment leasing product. The firm plans to provide agriculture equipment worth $200 million (about Rwf168.6 billion in the short to medium-term "to help local farmers improve production and spur the sector's growth". It will also inject more funding in construction-related projects, according to official

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Rayon Assistant Coach Warns Against ‘Early Celebrations’

[New Times] Despite seeing his side ease past Gicumbi FC 6-1 on Tuesday to open up a 10-point lead at the top of the league table, Rayon Sports assistant coach Maurice ‘Maso’ Nshimiyimana has downplayed the idea that the Blues have all but won the title.

[New Times] Despite seeing his side ease past Gicumbi FC 6-1 on Tuesday to open up a 10-point lead at the top of the league table, Rayon Sports assistant coach Maurice 'Maso' Nshimiyimana has downplayed the idea that the Blues have all but won the title.

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Team for African Boxing Championships Named

[New Times] Rwanda Boxing Amature Association (RABA) has named the final team of boxers and their reserves to represent Rwanda at the 2017 African Boxing Championships scheduled from May 27 to June 4 in Brazzaville, Republic of Congo.

[New Times] Rwanda Boxing Amature Association (RABA) has named the final team of boxers and their reserves to represent Rwanda at the 2017 African Boxing Championships scheduled from May 27 to June 4 in Brazzaville, Republic of Congo.

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Rwandan Doctor Wins Award From Harvard Medical School

[New Times] Dr Christian Ntizimira, a Rwandan Physician and Palliative care activist, has been awarded the prestigious ‘Harvard Global Health Catalyst: Distinguished Young Leader Award.’

[New Times] Dr Christian Ntizimira, a Rwandan Physician and Palliative care activist, has been awarded the prestigious 'Harvard Global Health Catalyst: Distinguished Young Leader Award.'

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Chess Federation Supplies Equipment to Schools

[New Times] Rwanda Chess Federation (FERWADE) has supplied chess equipment to different schools within the City of Kigali as part of their plan to develop and promote the sport among students.

[New Times] Rwanda Chess Federation (FERWADE) has supplied chess equipment to different schools within the City of Kigali as part of their plan to develop and promote the sport among students.

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Giramata On Her Budding Career As a Poet

[New Times] Inès Giramata is a young and talented Rwandan poet. The Development Economics and Gender Policy student at DePauw University in United States is also a blogger. During a recent interview with The New Times, she talked about a range of things from her background to her love for poetry.

[New Times] Inès Giramata is a young and talented Rwandan poet. The Development Economics and Gender Policy student at DePauw University in United States is also a blogger. During a recent interview with The New Times, she talked about a range of things from her background to her love for poetry.

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