ROLE OF ENVIRONMENTALISTS, GEOLOGISTS AND MINING ENGINEERS IN RWANDA’S MINING SECTOR’S DEVELOPMENT AND TRANSFORMATION

Mining ranks among the top sectors generating foreign currency for Rwanda. This makes this industry a priority sector that could potentially influence...

PRIME MINISTER OFFICIATED THE LAUNCH OF THE 5TH EDITION OF RWANDA MINING WEEK

Kigali, December 5, 2022: Prime Minister Dr. Edouard Ngirente officiated the 5th Edition of Rwanda Mining week 

The ceremony took place at the Kigali...

Developments in Rwanda’s Mining Sector

Rwanda’s mining sector was born in the early 1920s when Belgian companies first started mineral exploration. In the early 1930s, operations officially...

Second Provincial consultative meeting held in Northern Province

MUSANZE, Nov 10 - A multi-stakeholder provincial consultative meeting has been held in Musanze district. It drew together RMB, local leaders, and...

Rwanda Gemstones

Gemstones are highly prized, rare pieces of durable mineral crystals, which when cut and polished, are mainly used to make jewellery and other...

Multi-stakeholder Provincial Consultative Meeting in Eastern province kicked off

Nyagatare, Oct 19- The Governor of Eastern Province, the Deputy CEO of Rwanda Mines,Petroleum and Gas Board, mayors in Eastern Province,...

THE CEO MEETS THE AMBASSADOR OF JAPAN IN RWANDA

Kigali, Oct 17- The CEO of Rwanda Mines, Petroleum and Gas Board received the Ambassador of Japan in the Republic of Rwanda. The discussion focused on...

Abashoramari mu bucukuzi barizeza kongera umusaruro wa zahabu mu Rwanda

Bamwe mu bashoye imari mu bucukuzi bwa zahabu mu Rwanda barizeza ko mu bihe bya vuba bazaba bafite uruganda rugezweho rubafasha kubona umusaruro wa...

Mining operators to keep an eye on socio-economic welfare of communities

Rutsiro,28 September 2022, the mayor of the district of Rutsiro chaired a meeting on evaluating the status of mining activities being carried out in...

Environmental Protection and Rehabilitation in the Mining Sector

Since 2008, the government of Rwanda has consistently maintained a clean and healthy environment, by enforcing a ban on the use of non-biodegradable...