Rwanda gets first gold refinery

The refinery has capacity to process gold from around the continent, boosting efforts to ensure that Africa adds value to its minerals before...

RMB, stakeholders discuss 2019/2020 areas of priority

Among the priorities of 2019/2020 fiscal year presented by Hon. CEO of Rwanda Mines, Petroleum and Gas Board( RMB) include Mineral exploration works,...

Cabinet approves mining and quarry operations ministerial orders and regulations

On June 7, 2019, His Excellency Paul KAGAME; the President of the Republic of Rwanda chaired an extraordinary Cabinet meeting in Village URUGWIRO.

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“Be the agents of change in the mining sector” Mining and Geology students told

Mining and Geology students in the University of Rwanda were challenged to be agents of transformation in Rwanda’s growing mining sector.

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RMB champions the use of Free and Open Source Software for Geo-information Management and analysis in Rwanda

In an unprecedented move to catalyze the use of information technology to spur efficiency in the collection, management, and analysis of...

Employment in mining and quarry records an increase of 57%

People employed in mining and quarrying sector have increased to 98,591 in 2019 compared to 62,563 in 2018  – an increase of 57%.

According to the...

East African Petroleum Conference Kicks Off In Kenya

The 9th East African Petroleum Conference and Exhibition 2019 (EAPCE’19) opened in Mombasa, Kenya on Wednesday May 8, 2019 at the Pride Inn Resort.

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Rwandan Geo-scientists create umbrella, elect presiding committee

Rwandan Geo-scientists have created an umbrella, first of its kind in Rwanda, which will bring them together to contribute further to the development...

Mining Sector: Special Focus as Rwanda celebrates World Day of Occupational Safety and Health

Rwanda joined the world on Friday May 3, 2019 to celebrate World Day of Occupational Safety and Health. This year the special focus is on mining...

Labor Day: RMB honors outstanding employee of the year

During celebration of the world labor day held on May 1, 2019, Ndacyayishima Jehovah Jireh, acting logistics officer at Rwanda Mines, Petroleum and...