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New VW Rwanda plant to start production with 1000 cars annually

Plans to set a Volkswagen (VW) manufacturing plant in Rwanda are in the final stages. According to Thomas Schäfer, the chair and chief executive of...

Kigali to enjoy uninterrupted electricity supply – REG chief

Electricity supply woes could soon be a thing of the past for residents and businesses in the City of Kigali within the next two...

How central bank’s revised key repo rate impacted the economy

In December, last year, the central bank’s committee on financial stability reviewed the key repo rate from 6.5 per cent to 6.25 per cent...

‘Missing’ Rwigara family found hiding in own kitchen

It was a movie-like scene yesterday afternoon at the home of Assinapol Rwigara in Kiyovu when Police discovered members of the family holed up...

RNP MEDIA WEEKLY REVIEW

RNP’s donated Solar Power systems contribute to public safety Between May and June this year, Rwanda National Police (RNP) donated free Solar Power system to...

RDB’s good problem: More gorillas, less habitat

After a decade of conservation efforts, the population of the endangered rare mountain gorillas has grown by 26.6 per cent. But the size of their...

President Kagame appoints more leaders

President Paul Kagame on Saturday appointed four more senior leaders in various positions including permanent secretaries and heads of institutions. A statement from the Office of the...

RNP clarifies claims of harassment by journalists

On Friday, four journalists claimed they were harassed by members of the Republican Guard as they tried to locate and access the residence of...

Rwanda’s Medical Drone Delivery System wins prestigious global award

Copenhagen: Medical drone delivery company Zipline’s joint initiative with the government of Rwanda was on Friday awarded the 2017 Index Award, Body Category, in...

Scam Watch – Tricks fraudsters may use to dupe you

In the Steven Spielberg movie Catch Me If You Can, the main actor Frank Abagnale Jr is projected making a living through forgery as...