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EXPO: 1st Agroecology Market Systems EXPO Opens

EXPO: 1st Agroecology Market Systems EXPO Opens

By Our Reporter KAMPALA, Uganda [SHIFT MEDIA NEWS] State Minister for Trade Hon Harriet Ntabazi has urged East African nations to rally behind one another so as to enhance regional market for agricultural products. Ntabazi…

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WORK IN PROGRESS: Rwanda, Uganda Relations Healing Amidst Few Pending Concerns

WORK IN PROGRESS: Rwanda, Uganda Relations Healing Amidst Few Pending Concerns

By Albert Rudatsimburwa KIGALI, Rwanda[SHIFTMEDIA] For the first time since the deterioration and breakdown of relations between Uganda and Rwanda in August 2017, there are signs that Gen Muhoozi Kainerugaba’s visits to Kigali are bearing…

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RARE VISIT: PSG’s Ramos, Navas and Draxler Due In Rwanda This Weekend

RARE VISIT: PSG’s Ramos, Navas and Draxler Due In Rwanda This Weekend

By SMN Sports Writer KIGALI, Rwanda[SHIFTMEDIA NEWS] It is official, Paris Saint-Germain defender Sergio Ramos, goalkeeper Keylor Navas and forward Julian Draxler are expected to visit Rwanda tomorrow on Saturday, April 30, 2022. The visit has…

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OMICRON: Rwanda Bans South African Flights, Imposes Tough Restrictions

OMICRON: Rwanda Bans South African Flights, Imposes Tough Restrictions

By Our Reporter KIGALI, Rwanda|SHIFTMEDIA| Rwanda has temporarily suspended all direct flights between Rwanda and southern African countries over Omicron, the new Covid-19 variant. The country has also imposed a seven-day quarantine for passengers arriving in…

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ADVANCEMENT: Rwanda Stops Importation of Maize, Wheat, Soya Bean Seeds

ADVANCEMENT: Rwanda Stops Importation of Maize, Wheat, Soya Bean Seeds

By Our Reporter KIGALI, Rwanda-SHIFTMEDIA–  Rwanda has announced that it has stopped importation of seeds of maize, wheat and soya beans. The farmers who continue to import seeds will also not get any subsidies from…

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FEARS: Will Kenya Lose Out On Lucrative Oil Deal As Uganda Seeks Mwanza Route?

FEARS: Will Kenya Lose Out On Lucrative Oil Deal As Uganda Seeks Mwanza Route?

By ROBERT KAMUKAMA MWANZA- SHIFTMEDIA- There is worry in Kenya regarding the new avenues created by other East African partner states on the importation of petroleum products. Uganda is among the states along the Northern…

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EXCLUSIVE: Jean Paul Samputu Trashes Claims He Has Fallen For Museveni’s Anti Rwanda Recruitment

EXCLUSIVE: Jean Paul Samputu Trashes Claims He Has Fallen For Museveni’s Anti Rwanda Recruitment

By PATRICK JARAMOGI KAMPALA-SHIFTMEDIA- The elements of intrigue are at it again. The new exposes are from agents of abhorrence who are destined to see the already waned relationship between Uganda and Rwanda sink further.…

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SKILLING: YALTA To Empower 6,000 Ugandan Young Agripreneurs

SKILLING: YALTA To Empower 6,000 Ugandan Young Agripreneurs

By PATRICK JARAMOGI  KAMPALA- YALTA (Youth in Agroecology & Business Learning Track Africa), with financial support from IKEA Foundation, is implementing a three-year 2020-2022 initiative aimed at supporting 6,000 young agripreneurs to apply agroecological principles…

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FIRED: Rwanda Sacks 386 Cops Over Alleged Corruption

FIRED: Rwanda Sacks 386 Cops Over Alleged Corruption

KIGALI, Rwanda-SHIFTMEDIA- Rwanda National Police (RNP) has dismissed about 386 police officers over gross misconduct in its latest bid to clean up law enforcement, The EastAfrican has reported. The officers, including 18 senior sergeants, 104…

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Body Of Italian Ambassador Killed In DR Congo Returns Home

Body Of Italian Ambassador Killed In DR Congo Returns Home

ROME, Italy- SHIFTMEDIA- The body of the Italian ambassador killed in the Democratic Republic of Congo arrived in Rome late Tuesday, as Rwandan Hutu rebels denied accusations they were behind the attack and instead blamed…

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