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Government has tabled a bill that seeks to introduce a university degree as a requirement for candidates for Rwanda’s Members of The East African Legislative Assembly (EALA).

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At least 13 people were killed and 41 others injured after a fire swept through at a nightclub in Chonburi province in south-eastern Thailand.

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As a scholar, having lived and worked in Eastern and Western Europe, North America, and West Africa, and given my academic interest in the history and politics of African postcolonial societies, I have read and written on Rwanda for over twenty years.

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From the beautiful outdoor view of the Filini Restaurant to the elegant indoor setting, the restaurant tries to pull all the stops to ensure the diner enjoys a sumptuous meal in a serene environment.

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Canal+ Group will from August 5 broadcast all major European football leagues including Italian Serie A, Germany’s Bundesliga, Spanish LaLiga, France’s Ligue 1, English Premier League as well as UEFA Champions League.

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On a sunny Monday morning, Petronie Ugirikirezi, 50, had already started her day by drying her partially germinated sorghum grains (amamera) on a construction tent she spread in her compound.

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The Inspector General of Police (IGP) Dan Munyuza, on Friday, August 5, attended the 'Royal Eswatini Service Police Day' to mark the 115 years of service.

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Rwanda has termed the allegedly leaked UN Group of Experts’ (UNGoE) report accusing the country of supporting DR Congo rebel group, M23, as a tactical distraction from the real issues.

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Rwandans will Friday, August 5, gather in their localities to celebrate Umuganura, one of the most important cultural holidays in Rwanda.  Having only been reintroduced just over 10 years ago, Umuganura, which is Rwanda’s equivalent of thanksgiving, is an ages-old tradition that goes back to the days of Gihanga Ngomijana, widely regarded as the founding King of Rwanda in the 11th century.

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Cedric KgBoy, a Canada-based Rwandan musician, will perform alongside renowned artistes like Nigerian duo P-Square and Tanzania’s Diamond Platnumz at the Afrobeats Music Festival this month.

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Renowned rally driver Giancarlo Davite in June represented Rwanda at the Safari Rally in Mombasa, Kenya. The Kenyan Rally is one of the 13 races listed by the International Automobile Federation (FIA) on the World Rally Championship (WRC) calendar this year.

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Felix Nshuti says that when they were expecting their first child, he made a list of 10 names he liked and his wife did the same, and they showed the list to each other as they narrowed the names down to five, then three, until they agreed on one.

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It has been a good week for the music industry as artistes blessed music lovers with new releases including singles, collabos, remixes and new video clips of different genres.

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Jacques has been through 13 relationships and he is only 23 years old. He started dating in primary four, and his first girlfriend was a classmate back then.

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In his book titled “The Five Love Languages: How to Express Heartfelt Commitment to Your Mate”, author Gary Chapman outlines five general ways that romantic partners can express and experience love.

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When the proverb “When elephants fight, it’s the grass that suffers” (attributed to Kikuyus of Kenya) was coined, no African knew of whales.

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When construction of the 480-km Mombasa-Nairobi Standard Gauge Railway (SGR) begun in 2014, Ali Mohamed was impressed by the thoughtfulness of the Chinese contractor in protecting local habitats from any harm.

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RAPPER YOUNG GRACE will soon be releasing her first Extended Play (EP) dubbed ‘Virus.’ “I am a virus and I have vaccines in my coming soon EP which are the lines in all the songs.

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This week’s news headlines have been dominated by the government’s decision to give a significant pay rise to primary and secondary school teachers, as well as school administrators and support staff.

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Ten African countries have proposed that hippopotamus be given the highest protection under the Convention on International Trade in Endangered Species of Wild Fauna and Flora’s (CITES) official list of endangered animals.

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Darcy Cosney Ntwali’s tattoo parlour located in Remera can be pretty busy. Clients walk in around the clock to book appointments, and some are in for a previously arranged job.

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At the age of eight, he was already playing the guitar and by the time he turned 10, he knew he wanted to be a musician.

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OVER 10 TOP MUSICIANS from Rwanda and neighbouring countries are expected to headline the highly anticipated 'Kigali Kanivore' slated for Friday, August 5, at Camp Kigali grounds.

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Burera is said to be the district with the highest number of teen mothers, and this drove two university graduates, 26-year-old Charline Mugeniwayesu, and 25-year-old Marie Odile Ndayishimwe Uwineza, to find ways to improve the well-being of young women in the area.

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