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Kagame pushes for faster transformation as Umushyikirano ends

Kagame pushes for faster transformation as Umushyikirano ends

President Paul Kagame yesterday urged Rwandans, especially leaders, to double efforts in their work towards transforming the country. In his remarks to close the 16th National Umushyikirano Council, the Head of State said that Rwandans are able to get out of poverty if the right kinds of government policies are effectively implemented. He urged leaders to fast-track government programmes intended to transform people’s lives, fight […]

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Umushyikirano 2018 : Regional integration is about give and take, not just taking – Kagame

Umushyikirano 2018 : Regional integration is about give and take, not just taking – Kagame

Regional integration is not about countries taking from others for their benefit at the detriment of others, President Paul Kagame said during his State of the Nation Address.. The Head of State delivered the address yesterday while presiding over the opening of the 16th National Dialogue Council (Umushyikirano), which attracted more than 2000 Rwandans to discuss how to improve citizen’s welfare. The President highlighted that the […]

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Economy grows by 7.7% in third quarter

Economy grows by 7.7% in third quarter

Rwanda’s economy grew by 7.7 per cent per cent in the third quarter of 2018, buoyed by strong performance in the service and industry sectors, according to the National Institute of Statistics of Rwanda (NISR). This puts the economy on track to achieve the projected annual growth rate of 7.2 per cent. Yusuf Murangwa, the Director General of NISR, said that at 48 per cent, […]

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