VIDEO: Rwandan Community in Brussels Warming up to support Kagame

Rwandans from different parts of Europe are in Brussells to show their support to President Paul Kagame of Rwanda who is in Belgium since yesterday to participate in the 12th edition of the European Development Days (EDD2018). Topafricanews.com has received images taken this morning showing Rwandan community in Belgium warming up chanting Patriotic songs while Paul Kagame is expected to...

VIDEO: Africa Green Growth Forum held in a Paperless, Plastic Free Environment

Participants who are attending the Africa Green Growth Forum in Kigali, Rwanda are being hosted in a Paperless, Plastic free environment as the host country is putting more efforts in Green Growth Economy. At the Forum opening ceremony which took place at Kigali Convention Centre on Monday 26th November 2018, Participants including Ministers and other high level profiles guests had...

Do you think “Monetary reparation” to Genocide Survivors is important?

In the past two weeks, you have read some stories on this website about “Genocide and Mass Atrocities: Causes, Actors and responses.” The short course which was organized by the AEGIS Trust through its Kigali Genocide Memorial Peace School was in line with helping participants to have critical thinking so they can become part of the Genocide prevention. The five-day course...

Huge desert solar initiative to make Africa a renewables power-house

Solar projects stretching across the Sahel region are expected to connect 250m people with electricity by tapping into the region’s abundant solar resourceABIDJAN, Ivory Coast, December 9, 2018/ -- The details of the “Desert to Power Initiative” have been outlined as part of the Paris Agreement climate change talks at COP24 in Katowice, Poland this week.Energy poverty...

PHOTOS&VIDEO: Rwanda celebrates Ozone Day & Two years of Kigali Amendment

Rwanda celebrates the World Ozone Day on 14th September 2018, in a colorful event which brought together various officials including Coletha Ruhamya, the Director General of Rwanda Environment Management Authority (REMA) and the Vice Mayor of the City of Kigali. The celebration took place at Kigali Car Free Zone alongside the Exhibition of alternatives to ozone layer depleting substances and...

REMA delighted with a Local Company turning plastic waste into opportunities

The Rwanda Environment Management Authority (REMA) was pleased with the work of AGROPLAST Ltd, a local company which is turning plastic wastes into reusable products, TOPAFRICANEWS reports. The AGROPLAST is one of a few companies in Rwanda who are ready to tackle an urgent issue in the World today of managing growing stocks of plastic waste.

RDF Commander-in-Chief appoints Ag. Reserve Force Chief of Staff

President Paul Kagame also Commander-in-Chief of the Rwanda Defence Force has appointed Maj Gen Aloys MUGANGA as Ag Reserve Force Chief of Staff (RFCOS). He replaces Gen Fred IBINGIRA who has been holding the place since 2010.

PAUL KAGAME : AN ECONOMIC MODEL FOR CAMEROON AND AFRICA

little more than 20 years ago, an airplane carrying Rwandan President Juvenal Habyarimana and Burundian President Cyprien Ntaryamira was shot down mysteriously on its descent into Kigali. The genocide that would consume Rwanda, a small Central African country, for the next 100 days will forever shock historians. The close-quarter murdering of over million people, largely by machetes, were coordinated...

Energy Saving Habits Rwanda and Africa need to Develop

  Do you remember as a child being asked by your mother if you were “born in a barn?” There are plenty of reasons why this is important. The fact is that there are small things, even simple things, to incorporate into your every day life to see improvements in your energy usage without really having to do much of...

Ntamukunzi Théogène yakoze amashusho y’indirimbo zitandukanye yatuye Kagame-VIDEO

Ntamukunzi Théogène wavutse mu 1964 yashyize hanze amashusho y’indirimbo ‘Garuka dufatanye kurwubaka’ benshi bise ‘Koloneri Ujirajira’ ndetse na ‘Horana Ijambo’ yandikiye Perezida wa Repubulika y’u Rwanda Paul Kagame nk’inyiturano y’ibyo yamukoreye n’amahoro aganje mu Rwanda. Ntamukunzi ni kizigenza mu baririmbyi bacengeye mu mitima ya benshi mu myaka yo hambere. Ni umunyamuziki w’ibihangano byashyize itafari ku Bumwe, Amahoro, Ubwiyunge n’Itahuka rya...

Igikorwa kimwe cy’Urukundo cyahindura Ubuzima bw’Aba bantu

Mu Murenge wa Gikomero Mu Karere ka Gasabo, hari itsinda ry’Abafite Ubumuga butandukanye bagerageza kwishakamo Ibisubizo ariko hari n’Imbogamizi bafite bemeza ko uwabatera Inkunga mu buryo ubwo ari bwo bwose yahindura imibereho yabo. Ikinyamakuru TOPAFRICANEWS.COM cyabasanze Mu murenge wa Gikomero bagitangariza ko mu by’ukuri bishyize hamwe ariko iyo urebye ubona hari igikwiye gukorwa ngo bitezimbere dore ko batifuza gufashwa bicaye. Mu...

In Front of the Government, Kagame thanks Louise Mushikiwabo (SPEECH)

President Paul Kagame has thanked Louise Mushikiwabo for the invaluable work she did for her country. President Kagame was at Parliament to officiate the swearing-in of new cabinet members and other senior government officials on Friday He said "We are proud of what she has done for our country. And she continues to do this in La Francophonie." Louise Mushikiwabo was elected...

Rwanda to host inaugural Africa Green Growth Forum

Rwanda will host the first ever Africa Green Growth Forum, gathering more than 1,000 investors, policy makers and financial specialists from across the continent to share experiences in green growth and climate resilient development. The weeklong forum takes place from 26 to 30 November 2018 at the Kigali Convention Centre and at sites around the country. Themed ‘For A Green and...

Rwanda National IWRM conference convenes with “leaving no-one behind” theme

Kigali, 20 March 2019-Rwanda’s Ministry of Environment through Water for Growth Programme has convened third Integrated Water Resources Management (IWRM) conference which is held annually to create an opportunity for water users and for professional people and technicians involved in managing Rwanda's water resources, to meet, exchange knowledge and best practices, and discuss ways forward to meet...

PHOTOS: Thousands People at “Grow In Jesus” Choir Album Launch

  Thousand Gospel lovers thronged the 7th Day Adventist Church in Gikondo to witness “Umucyo” Album launch by “Grow in Jesus” Choir. The event took place on 17th June 2017. The album is composed by audio-visual songs. Among the choirs who were present at the launch were the Messengers choir, The Way of Hope, Ambassadors of Christ Jr, Yesu Araje, and Phanuel...

Four Rwandans arrested in Kenya

Four Rwandese Nationals have been charged in an Eldoret court for being in Kenya illegally, TOPAFRICANEWS has learnt. The court heard that the accused were arrested working in a bakery in town without a valid working Daily Nation posted a video in which the court was hearing from them about their illegal stay in Kenya. https://youtu.be/D1VghmGBDZ8  

Expert Interviewed on Rwanda and regional Water Resources Management status

Overall, Africa has about 9% of the world's fresh water resources and 11% of the world's population. However, there is very significant inter-and intra-annual variability of all climate and water resources characteristics, so while some regions have sufficient water, Sub-Saharan Africa faces numerous water-related challenges that constrain economic growth and threaten the livelihoods of its people. African agriculture is mostly...

Rwanda and Costa Rica Sign an MoU on Payment for Ecosystem Services

Rwanda and Costa Rica have signed a Memorandum of Understanding on Environmental Cooperation with a focus on payment for ecosystem services known as PES. The MoU has been supported by the International Union for Conservation Network (IUCN) and Conservation International. Speaking at the Signing Ceremony which took place on Friday 15th March...

Rwanda Investigation Bureau in environmental protection awareness campaign

Rwanda Investigation Bureau (RIB) is conducting a round of public awareness campaign on the importance of protection of the environment on the human well being and development in a move to prevent environmental crimes as one of its mandate, Topafricanews reports. In partnership with the Ministry of Environment and The Ministry of Local Government, Rwanda National Police with the support...

Forests Management in Central Africa Convergence Plan discussed in Kigali

The Central Africa Forests Commission (COMIFAC) member counties have committed themselves fifteen years ago to work together for the conservation and the sustainable management of the forest ecosystems of their respective countries. At the conference held in Kigali on Monday, May 30, 2018, the Rwandan Minister of Forests and Lands who is also Chair of COMIFAC, Francine Tumushime explained that...

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