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Govt secures $80 million to build 10 vocational schools

Govt secures $80 million to build 10 vocational schools

Government, through Workforce Development Authority (WDA), is finalising plans to break ground for the construction of 10 specialised Technical and Vocational Education and Training (TVET) schools across the country. According to officials, the development is part of an effort to have at least 60 per cent of students who complete ordinary level of high school join vocational education. The target had previously been set for […]

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Rwanda gets $11m Design Lab

Rwanda gets $11m Design Lab

Co-Creation Hub (CcHub), a Nigerian innovation centre, yesterday unveiled its first African ‘Design Lab’ in Kigali as part of its expansion strategy. Over the next five years, the firm plans to spend $11 million on designing design technology solutions to systemic problems in in public health, education and governance. The launch of CcHUB Design Lab was presided over by the Minister for ICT and Innovation, Paula Ingabire. […]

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The dance of Rwanda’s Warriors

The dance of Rwanda’s Warriors

Tall, strong, dark figures pacing from side to side. Their voices echo, and in unison they chant. Harmoniously, there is a cacophony of sounds emerging from brightly dressed men. These men are the chosen ones, the warriors, handpicked to serve the King. Listening to music that accompanies the dance, you will hear a variety of tones and beats. The main presiding sound would be the […]

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