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2017-05-29 Amavubi's Hey Admits Pressure Will Be On Central Africa Republic
[New Times] National team (Amavubi)head coach Antoine Hey has said that the pressure will be on Central Africa Republic in the 2019 CAF Africa Cup of Nations qualifier which is scheduled for June 11, in Bangui.

2017-05-29 Regulating the Transport Sector for Efficient Traffic Management
[New Times] In the regulation of the transport sector, due attention is given to the transportation of goods and persons in the three modes namely; road, waterways. Achievements in the transport sector at RURA have reached 70% of what they had targeted for the year 2017 according to Eng. Katabarwa Asaba Emanuel the head.

2017-05-29 City Outlines Recreational Projects in Need of Funding
[New Times] The City of Kigali has embarked on a drive to mobilise resources for the development of at least six environmentally-friendly recreational parks around the capital whose studies have been completed.

2017-05-29 Affordable Housing Developers Urged to Partner With Poor Landowners
[New Times] real estate developers, especially those engaged in construction of affordable houses, should help people from expropriated land to own homes. The call was made by Minister of Defense James Kabarebe.

2017-05-29 World No Tobacco Day - What's the Situation in Rwanda?
[New Times] Every May 31, the World Health Organisation (WHO) and partners mark World No Tobacco Day (WNTD), highlighting the risks associated with tobacco use and advocating for effective policies to reduce tobacco consumption.

2017-05-29 Amavubi Enter Residential Camp Ahead of First AFCON Qualifier
[New Times] Rwanda national team, Amavubi will start residential training camp on Monday ahead of the opening 2019 CAF Africa Cup of Nations qualifier against Central Africa Republic scheduled for June 11 in Bangui.

2017-05-29 EAC Manufacturers Call for Local Content
[New Times] East African Community (EAC) region should develop a regional local content policy and strategy for better coordination of local content initiatives, the just-concluded second East African Manufacturing Business Summit in Kigali resolved.

2017-05-29 Progress Comes From Empowering Citizens, Says President Kagame
[New Times] President Paul Kagame thanked the University of Global Health Equity (UGHE) and Partners in Health for its role in advancing global health delivery by training the next generation of global health care professionals.

2017-05-29 Jay P Recounts 15 Years of Beat Making and Plans for the Future
[New Times] "I grew up in a family of six children and I'm the third. My parents were both school teachers. I have a son of five years old. My brothers are talented too. One of them, S.B also sings, and works at Rwanda Broadcasting Agency as a camera man. That's me," he responds after I ask him to introduce himself.

2017-05-29 MC Philos - Pharmacist, Event MC, Gospel Singer
[New Times] As a young boy growing up, his burning desire was to become one of two things -a journalist, or a medical doctor. Today, he juggles a handful of occupations that are close enough to his childhood career ambitions.

2017-05-29 Why Every Rwandan Should Visit Cultural Museums
[New Times] It will be too difficult for the young generation to sustain ancient values and knowledge let alone survive waves of globalisation, if they don't take time to learn from a few of such surviving historical facts conserved in museums around the country, conservationists have said.

2017-05-29 Ombudsman Shouldn't Shame Corrupt Persons' Parents
[New Times] The Ombudsman's office this week released a list of 87 people arrested, prosecuted and jailed for being corrupt between the 1st-quarter of 2015 and today; it is dominated by village chiefs, farmers, motor-cyclists, drivers and low ranking security personnel.

2017-05-29 Kiyovu Need a Miracle to Stay in Topflight League
[New Times] SC Kiyovu, one of Rwanda's oldest football clubs, is in danger of being relegated to second division for the first time after losing to fellow strugglers Marines 1-0 on Friday at Umuganda Stadium in Rubavu.

2017-05-29 Successful Surgery Saves Baby Born With Rare Head Condition
[New Times] Alphonsine Mukankuranga carried a normal pregnancy and for nine months she religiously followed the antenatal schedule given by her attendants at Rukara Health Centre, Kayonza District in Eastern Province.

2017-05-29 Nurses Tipped On How to Fight Malaria
[New Times] Healthcare providers have been urged to be more active in the fight against malaria.

2017-05-29 Why Children Should Never Take Alcohol
[New Times] It was shocking to see a young boy, merely 16 years having deranged liver function. On examination and with investigations, he was found to have liver cirrhosis. The underlying cause for liver cirrhosis being alcohol, which he had consumed since five of age.

2017-05-29 Early Testing and Treatment Key for Managing Childhood Cancers - Expert
[New Times] Early testing and treatment of childhood cancers are key in the healing process of the children, Dr Alex Imanirakiza, a pediatric oncologist at Butaro Hospital has said.

2017-05-29 Youth Entrepreneurship Project Gets Seed Funding
[New Times] Graduate Genocide Survivors' Organisation (GAERG), the association of student survivors of Genocide (AERG), and the Survivors Fund (SURF) have launched an entrepreneurship innovation fund intended to support youth's income-generating projects.

2017-05-29 Kwibuka23 - SONARWA Supports Bugesera Survivors
[New Times] Staff members of local insurance firm SONARWA over the weekend reached out to survivors of the 1994 Genocide against the Tutsi in Bugesera District by giving them mattresses.

2017-05-29 City of Kigali Remembers Former Employees
[New Times] Staff members of the City of Kigali, government officials, and victims' relatives on Saturday met at Kigali Genocide Memorial to honour former city employees killed in the 1994 Genocide against the Tutsi.

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