Construction of Kicukiro early childhood centre begins in ernest

Parents in Kicukiro District will no longer worry about where to leave their children whenever they go to work as an Early Childhood Development (ECD) Centre is set to be completed in the area.

Members of Rwanda Patriotic Front (RPF) in the district launched the construction of the centre on Saturday as part of a series of activities to mark celebration of 30 years of the party’s existence scheduled end of next month, according to officials. View details

How to deal with examination failure

The recently released senior six results indicate that out of the 42,118 students who sat the national exam last year, 37,558 (89 per cent) passed. These qualified for the Rwanda Advanced Certificate of Education, a green light to proceed to tertiary institutions.

Being multilingual offers more career options

Our history is one that Rwandans have always been united by one language, Kinyarwanda. With colonisation came introduction of French, and with the 1994 liberation came English. We saw the traditionally francophone society struggle to adapt as the system changed to anglophone. Those who managed to fluently master both languages are an envy of many today. View details

Final exams: Tips to help you shine

This period marks the apex of the year’s education calendar, particularly for students in primary and secondary school levels. As such, students at different levels will be or are already sitting their final examinations, which normally comes with examination stress. Below are tips from experts to help students go through the examination period successfully. View details

UNICEF calls for child-friendly communication materials

A negative experience or absence of stimulation at an early age can have serious and sustained negative effects on the child, experts in early childhood development have said.