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Thursday, November 23, 2017

Technology will certainly lead Rwanda out of aid dependency

Editor, RE: “New technologies make Rwanda a front runner in enhancing regional trade” The Government of Rwanda is always attuned to the latest developments and technologies...

A Public-Private Partnership to Digitize Bus Fares in Rwanda

The government of Rwanda since 2000 has prioritized the building of a “knowledge-based economy” as articulated by Vision 2020. A couple of key milestones...

Student Produces ‘Smart Milk Machine’

On a sunny day, one may quench their thirst by just swiping a smart card on a new mobile milk gadget and fill-up a...

New app to ease work of Abunzi justice system

A new information and communication technology system has been developed to help fast-track the delivery of justice by community mediation committees (Abunzi) in discharging...

‘Internet for All’ initiative targets to connect five million Rwandans

Rwanda is set to serve up to five million new internet users by 2020 under a new initiative, “Rwanda Internet for All,” which was...

Prof. Cedric Villani tips Rwanda on Tech-economics

Renowned Fields Medalist and mathematician, Professor Cedric Villani has tipped Rwandans to focus on developing a technology-based economy for the country to claim its...

Microsoft, Rwanda in deal to promote technology in schools

The Rwandan government and Microsoft have entered a three-year partnership under which they will ensure at least two smart classrooms in every secondary school...

ICT stalwarts root for more partnerships across region

Leading sector players in the Information and Communication Technologies (ICTs) have called for more cooperation and partnerships among telecommunication and ICT stakeholders to fast-track...

Innovative research raises $9m for Rwanda

In North America and Europe, substantial research has been conducted to evaluate the effectiveness of various communication strategies for improving the compliance of taxpayers....

Opportunity Meets Doggedness: Rwanda’s Technology Miracle

On October 13th, the Rwandan government, in partnership with California-based Zipline, launched the world’s first national drone delivery program. Compared to the Rwanda the...