EU signs Kigali Amendment

EUROPE: Following its ratification of the Kigali Amendment, yesterday, The EU has called on all Parties to the Montreal Protocol to take action on HFCs as soon as possible. The call came from Miguel Arias Cañete, the EU commissioner for climate action and energy, who said: “Delivering on the Kigali commitments will play a vital role in our global efforts...

Tanzanian singer arrested for indecent footage online

Tanzanian musician and actress Sister Fey has been arrested for posting explicit videos on her Instagram page. News of her arrest was announced on Friday by Deputy Minister for Information, Culture, Arts and Sports Juliana Shonza during an interview with East Africa TV. She said that Fey was being held at Mabatini police station in Dar es Salaam. “The process of taking...

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...

Gikomero: Ikigonderabuzima cyahawe Uruzitiro, Abatishoboye bahabwa Amashanyarazi

Umuryango Health Development and Performance (HDP) ugamije guteza imbere umurimo ufite ireme cyane cyane mu nzego z’ubuzima washyikirije ku mugaragaro Ikigonderabuzima cya Gikomero uruzitiro rukizengurutse rukaba rwaruzuye rutwaye amafaranga y’u Rwanda miliyoni 15. Ni igikorwa cyabanijrijwe no gusura urwibutso rwa Jenoside yakorewe Abatutsi ruherereye mu Murenge wa Rutunga mu Karere ka Gasabo Nyuma yo gusura urwibutso, abakozi ba HDP bari kumwe...

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...

TOPAFRICANEWS hits a record of Popularity after three months

KIGALI: 27TH AUGUST, 2018: TOPAFRICANEWS.COM has hit a record of Popularity after three months since it was launched. According to Alexa.com, TOPAFRICANEWS.COM is ranked among top 30 popular Rwandan News Websites. Alexa.com is a global pioneer in the world of websites analytical insight whose global traffic rank is a measure of how a website is doing relative to all other sites...

ABANYARWANDA TURATABAZA!!

Umva ubutumwa bukubiye mu gutabaza kwacu nk'abanyarwanda: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=oQaUJRWQaAk

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...

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...

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...

Ethiopia and Eritrea Finally signed a Declaration to end the war

The President of Eritrea, Isaias Afewerki and the Prime Minister of Ethiopia Abiy Ahmed signed a Declaration to end the war. This was reported by the Associated Press. The Declaration was signed in Asmara, the Eritrean capital. The head of Ethiopia and Eritrea signed agreement that will soon open embassies in their capitals. In addition, between the two countries will...

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...

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...

A look back at the 2018 Water week: Making Nature work for Water

  Every year, Rwanda joins the world to mark World Water Day (WWD) which is celebrated on 22nd March. In a bid to raise awareness among the public about nature-based solutions to address water challenges and showcase the importance of water resources protection as well as benefits of sustainable use of Rwanda’s water resources, the Government of Rwanda through the...

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...

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...

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...

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