Tag: Commonwealth

How Rwanda’s Private Sector Federation is preparing for CHOGM 2020

Ahead of the Commonwealth meeting that is set to take place from 22-24 June this year in Kigali, CNBC Africa’s Zwena Bachoo spoke to Robert Bapfakurera, Chairman of the Private Sector Federation to find out why this meeting is so important for the sector.

Rwandan social entrepreneur wins royal praise for environmental work

Last week the Duke of Sussex, Prince Harry, presented awards to 'Innovators from the Commonwealth who are pioneering solutions to international development challenges'. Rwandan Social Entrepreneur Rosette Muhoza is one of the recipients, and joins CNBC Africa for more.

Rwandan entrepreneur receives young leader’s award from Queen Elizabeth

Last week, Rwandan entrepreneur Priscilla Ruzibuka received “Queen’s Young leaders” award from Queen Elizabeth alongside other winners from around the Commonwealth. Ruzibukira founder of Ki-pepeo Kids Clothing’, a social enterprise that empowers vulnerable women joins CNBC Africa for more.

Expectations from the Commonwealth heads of government meeting

Expectations from the Commonwealth heads of government meeting

UK's Johnson says Gambia to rejoin Commonwealth

In 2013, longtime leader Yahya Jammeh pulled his tiny West African nation out of the Commonwealth.