A Happy New Year message from the GambetaNews Team! We have compiled some videos of Africa’s leaders wishing you well in the new year. Obviously, we cannot have all 54 videos of Africa’s leaders. It would be too cumbersome. So, we have made a selection that will inspire you. Enjoy!…Read More
Rwanda calls for African partnership to help boost African economy.
Rwanda, the landlocked East African country recently held a Trade Facilitation and Manufacturing forum in Kigali. At the forum, Rwandan top officials stressed on the need for deeper African partnership especially between its fellow East African neighbours. The Forum served …Read More
Rwanda and Alibaba sign an electronic world trade platform (eWTP) agreement to help boost economy.
The Rwandan government and Alibaba Group, a leading international online commerce company; have signed three (3) Memoranda of Understanding (MoU) to help boost the country’s economy.
Under the agreement, Alibaba have also established an electronic …Read More
Construction of Isaka-Kigali railway to begin in December after both Tanzania and Rwanda agree deal.
The proposed construction of Isaka-Kigali railway will kick-off in december 2018. This was announce after both Tanzania and Rwanda conclude plans on the railway construction. Meanwhile, the only item remaining is the appointment of a …Read More
Rwanda government making plans to train experts that will prepare documentation for Heritage sites.
Rwandan government is stepping up plans for to register its centers on UNESCO World Heritage sites. This plans will involve training local experts which will prepare a documentation. Meanwhile, The documentation will be on four Genocide …Read More
Consortium set to spend US$200m on 10,000 affordable housing units in Rwanda.
A consortium group is set to spend up to US$200m on housing project in Rwanda. The housing project will have over 10,000 affordable housing units. It will also contribute to the shortage of homes in Kigali.
The consortium …Read More
BRD unveil plans for the new housing project in kigali.
Rwanda development bank (BRD) has unveil a new housing project as part of its plans to help the nation. It will also help solve the shortage of affordable housing in the country.
The project is part of a 2016 partnership …Read More
Construction of new road set to boost economy trade in Rwanda
The construction of the new Road is an exciting news to residents. It will also be the first tarmac road which will begin before the end of the year according to the Head of State.
Minister for Infrastructure, Claver …Read More
University students make groundbreaking innovation that see concrete been used to produce wood-like furniture.
Three university students has use cement to produce wood-like garden tables and chairs. It is aim to help reduce the number of trees that are obtain to make furniture. The students, Aime Jules Simbi, Tharcisse Ndahimana …Read More
Construction of National archives centre in Rwanda kick-off which will be the central point of reference for the country’s records.
Construction of a National archive centre in Rwanda has kick-off. The Centre which is will be build in Kacyiru below Rwanda Broadcasting Agency. It will also be the central point …Read More
Ngoma stadium construction set to kick-off this week after plans was agreed.
Finalization are set to kick-off next week for the construction of Ngoma stadium in Rwanda. The project which comes as a joy to the community will be worth $9 million (around Rwf8 billion). It will also have a …Read More
Rwanda set to have over 10,000 housing unit to be constructed by Mitrelli Group.
Israeli firm Mitrelli Group is set to construct over 10,000 housing unit in Rwanda. The Mou was sign by Rwanda Development Board (RDB) and Mitrelli Group. Meanwhile, the deal will also engage both RDB and Mitrelli …Read More
Rwanda’s Airport set to meet deadline after plans was agreed by parties involved in the project.
The construction of the Bugesera International airport is on track to meet its deadline in Rwanda. Its developer is optimistic that they will meet the first phase of the project come 2020. In september, …Read More
Rwanda new tariff will favor industries and large consumers of electricity.
The Government of Rwanda will announce the new price of electricity for industries and other large consumers of electricity soon.
Despite the ongoing development in the power sector, the Government wants to cub the issues of load shedding. This …Read More
Rwanda will soon be home to a hub for financial technology (Fintech), boosting start-ups in the sector.
The Chief Executive Officer of Finance Innovation Joelle Durieux revealed that the French based financial services in partnership with the Government of Rwanda is to set up a Financial technology (Fintech) hub. The …Read More
Construction plans kick-off for US$66.6m Rwanda road project.
Rwanda Government has sign a contract with Export Import Bank for the road project. The 63 km road project will run through Rulindo and Burera districts. It will furthermore increase economic activity and make tourism in the area easy.
The road will …Read More
Constructing of taxi park to cost Rwf1.2 billion after series of complain from businessmen and owner of the area to fast-track its construction in rwanda.
The construction of the taxi park will take place in Rwanda. The construction of the first phase will contain the lockup, waiting area, washing bay, …Read More
Japan release grant for construction of a dormitory in ruhango to help the communities.
The dormitory is for a catholic vocational training school based in Ruhango. The cost of the dormitory is worth Rwf68m and will accommodate up to 400 students.
The project will support the school with over 300 …Read More
ADFD approve US $25m to both Africa nations for solar pvc project that will improve their energy system.
Abu Dhabi fund for development (ADFD) has approve loans of US $10m to Mauritius and US $15m to Rwanda for the construction of a solar project in both nation. The both project …Read More
Tanzania and Rwanda to combined in the construction of a railway that will cost between US$800 to $900 million when completed.
The construction of the project which is expected to start from Isaka (northwestern Tanzania) to Kigali in Rwanda was put into motion after Rwandan President Paul Kagame toured Tanzania …Read More