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$200m Affordable Housing Fund to become operational in July

The government has decided to create an affordable housing fund to help bring down the current cost of homes. According to Infrastructure Minister James Musoni,...

Rwanda adds to energy mix with first peat-fired power plant in Africa

Rwanda recently celebrated the opening of its first peat-fired power plant at Gishoma in the far west of the country, a $39.2M project. It...

Landmark 80 MW peat-to-power project in Rwanda reaches financial close

A $350-million deal to finance an 80 MW peat-to-power project in Rwanda, which will improve access to electricity for the three-quarters of the country’s...

European, African firms eye ample renewable energy opportunities in Rwanda

KIGALI, March 6 (Xinhua) -- Investors from Africa-EU Renewable Energy Cooperation Program (RECP) are looking for "good deals" in the evolving private renewable energy...

Reserve Force to repair, construct over 30 bridges

Rwanda Transport Development Agency (RTDA) will soon embark on refurbishment of more than 30 major bridges countrywide, officials have said. The bridges, to be repaired...

BRD to scale up rural electrification

Nyamvumba said all initiatives aim to increasing renewable energy supply, in accordance with the government’s goal of providing cheap and affordable energy. He said...

New energy for Uganda and Rwanda

A reliable supply of water and electricity cannot be taken for granted in East Africa. Germany is committed to changing this. Gregory Tayi is proud...

Rwanda to maximize water and sanitation investments

The government of Rwanda has received US $2.1 million in grant from the African Water Facility to support the development of a 25 year...

[PHOTOS]: Gatsibo residents construct 10 Police stations

The Governor of the Eastern Province, Judith Kazayire, yesterday inaugurated ten police stations including a District Police Unit (DPU) worth over Rwf87 million, in...

Arab Traders Revive Dilapidated Huye Town With New Investments

The Arab culture is here to stay. Its history in Southern Rwanda will soon be revived thanks to grandchildren who refused to quit the...