Kaspersky opens Africa’s first Transparency Centre

The new site provides visitors with an in-depth look into Kaspersky's engineering and data processing methods.
Rwandan correspondent
Nov 6, 2023

MTN Rwanda’s finance programme results in 120,000 new devices in the market

According to the telco, this has resulted in a 25.7% increase in smartphone penetration, leading to increased mobile internet use.
Oct 20, 2023

MTN Group celebrates 25 years in Rwanda

The telecom provider says it will continue to invest in Rwanda and is committed to continuing to work with the government.
Oct 19, 2023

Africa’s top telco CEOs want mobile industry tax reductions

The group met in Kigali, Rwanda, to discuss the prospects and obstacles for stronger partnerships with African governments, to achieve digital inclusion.

Dr Moloi-Motsepe to headline innovation event in Rwanda

The event will discuss the role of the African entrepreneurship and innovation ecosystem in promoting economic growth.
Aug 4, 2023

MTN Group East Africa Opcos nudge green in interim results

MTN Rwanda and MTN Uganda generated strong performances, strengthening their market positions in their respective countries
Jul 28, 2023

Rwanda joins e-mobility race with BasiGo electric buses

With the AC Mobility partnership, BasiGo will deliver electric buses to Kigali transport operators in October.
Jul 25, 2023

Rwanda opens broadband market as MTN, Airtel unveil 4G

Following the government’s nixing of a monopoly licensing deal, the mobile operators received modified licenses, enabling them to upgrade their networks.
Jul 24, 2023

Rwandan healthtech Kasha closes $21m funding

With Series B funding, Kasha is scaling operations into South and West Africa as it bids to be a leading digital health access platform.
Jul 18, 2023

MTN, Bboxx partner to widen smartphone access in Rwanda

The partnership is aimed at widening access to smartphones across Rwanda and accelerating the country’s digital agenda.
May 5, 2023

Fintech lifts MTN Rwanda in first quarter performance

Mobile Money subscribers increased by 17.2% year-on-year to 4.4 million, service revenue surged by 14.9% to Rwf 58.4 billion.
Apr 25, 2023

Neobank Payday re-launches in Rwanda with SpaceX’s Starlink

Payday customers in Rwanda will now be able to use their virtual cards to pay for the Starlink routers.
Apr 19, 2023

Andela Rwanda launches tech talent apprenticeship programme

The programme empowers Rwandese nationals with the prerequisite software engineering skills to be future tech leaders.