Ngororero: Lack of IT equipment a stumbling block to access to information

Mar 27, 15 Ngororero: Lack of IT equipment a stumbling block to access to information

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Ngororero district administration revealed that lack of enough IT gadgets by a big number of residents denies them a chance to access information and remain updated on the national programmes. This comes after 2012 population and housing census statistics showed that only a few residents own radios,...

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Rwandan journalist in drive to promote culture

Mar 26, 15 Rwandan journalist in drive to promote culture

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While cultural tourism initiatives in Rwanda have not been extensively developed and grown, the arguably first book on media and culture states that the part of the media has not also been fully explored in the country. As a response to this issue, and to fill-in the gaps of the lack of cultural promotion,...

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Miss Rwanda organizers on spot over Media freedom violations

Jan 28, 15 Miss Rwanda organizers on spot over Media freedom violations

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The organizers of Miss Rwanda beauty pageant have been put on spotlight by the media self-regulation watch dog over  their  attempts to  strip  naked the Media  of its freedom to  cover the  contest’s ongoing  auditions. According to Rwanda Media Commission (RMC), the country’s media self-regulation...

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Catholic university to educate masses on media

Jan 21, 15 Catholic university to educate masses on media

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The Catholic universities of Africa in Rwanda has set up a programme of educating the masses on media in a bid to improve the way citizensinterpret and access information on media outlets in the country. According to Father Vincent Kagabo, the rector of the Catholic University ofKabgayi, the programmeis...

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« Charlie Hebdo », le magazine français se serait attiré des foudres

Jan 16, 15 « Charlie Hebdo », le magazine français se serait attiré des foudres

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Tout en présentant ses condoléances aux victimes de l’attaque des terroristes de Paris, qui a secoué le monde, le Président Kagame a lors de sa première sortie médiatique  depuis le début de 2015, critiqué  « Charlie Hebdo », le magazine satirique français. Mais tout en condamnant ces attaques...

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Television and radio technicians to be trained

Jan 15, 15 Television and radio technicians to be trained

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The Workforce Development Agency (WDA) has announced plans of opening up a school to train technicians working on radios and television in Rwanda as a way of improving their capacity. WDA says that this move will come as a response to the lack of capacity among technicians, which has in most cases resulted to...

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