Category: Technology

  • Rwanda’s Prime Minister inaugurates new Science and Technology Centre

    More Rwandans are expected to have access to the high-speed internet 4G LTE, launched last year, after vendors reduce prices by almost 70%. The New Times reports: Now one gigabyte of 4G LTE internet costs Rwf1,300, down from Rwf 4,100, representing a 68 per cent reduction. Following the wholesale price cut, customers will pay just […]

  • Rwanda’s Ministry of Youth and ICT Wins Continental Social Media Award

    The Ministry of Youth and ICT (MYICT) won the continental social media award in the category of Government/Public Sector for the annual Social Media Awards Africa (SMAA), a premier continental initiative poised to recognise and reward excellence, creativity and impact in the use of social media tools and platforms by individuals and organizations. The event […]

  • 4G service provider slashes prices by almost 70%

    More Rwandans and small businesses will now be able to access high speed internet, commonly known as Fourth Generation Long Term Evolution or 4G LTE, after one of the vendors slashed prices by almost 70 per cent. Retail internet services provider, ISPA, and wholesaler, Olleh Rwanda Networks (ORN) announced the price cut for 4G internet […]

  • Broadband Bonanza! Project to Deliver 4G to 95% of Rwanda

    The Government of Rwanda and KT Corporation, South Korea’s largest telecommunications provider, today signed an agreement to bring high-speed (4G LTE) broadband to 95 per cent of the population in the next three years. The two parties established a Joint Venture company for an initial 25-year term, but Rwanda’s current mobile network operators are also […]