NBA Sponsored Basketball league to commence in Rwanda today

The first game of the NBA-sponsored Basketball Africa League (BAL) is scheduled to begin today, 16 May 2021 in Kigali -Rwanda after being delayed by the pandemic. The League, which was constituted through a partnership between the National Basketball Association (NBA) in North America and the International Basketball Federation, is set to feature club teams […]

France owes Rwanda an apology – PLO Lumumba reacts to damning report

Renowned Kenyan professor and Pan-Africanist, Patrick Loch Otieno Lumumba has stated that, French government must render an apology to the people of Rwanda. “The French Government owe the People of Rwanda an unequivocal apology now that the French Commission has established their complicity in the 1994 Genocide.” He wrote on his official Facebook page. The […]

Rwanda recruits one of the world’s top bankers – Ivorian Tidjane Thiam

The services of the much sought-after Ivorian banker, Tidjane Thiam has been hired by Rwanda to help boost Kigali’s financial sector. Mr. Thiam has been appointed Chairman of the Board of Directors of Rwanda Finance Limited, the government agency responsible for the development and promotion of the Kigali International Financial Centre (KIFC). The KIFC as […]

Africa without border: A Rwandan bank appoints Nigerian as chief digital officer

A Nigerian young man has been appointed as the Chief Digital Officer of the Bank of Kigali; the news was earlier reported by Rwanda’s local media outlet, The New Times. In describing his role, the paper stated that, “the division (he will head) is responsible for innovation such as Ikofi, a digital wallet that offers […]

Rwandan Genocide: Paul Kagame Light flames in remembrance of the victims

Rwandan honors 26years of the 1994 Genocide Today marks exactly 26 years since the catastrophic genocide that killed hundreds of thousands of people in Rwanda. This day has been set aside to honor and keep memory of the gone souls and also preserve the history. As part of the ceremony, wreaths of white flowers are […]