Rwanda: Covid – Eighteen Kigali Hospitality Outlets Sanctioned for Violating Guidelines


Rwanda Development Board (RDB) has announced it penalized 18 hospitality establishments in Kigali for failure to adhere to Covid-19 preventive guidelines.

According to a statement released by RDB on Thursday, January 6, ten of the establishments were suspended for periods ranging from one to three months and slapped with fines between Rwf150,000 and 300,000.

Eight others did not suffer suspension, but were cautioned and fined as well.

Here, Airport Inn Motel in Kanombe was suspended for three months and fined Rwf150,000, while Amaris Hotel in Kimihurura, Colours Club Spa and Garden Resort in Kibagabaga and Canal Olympia in Rebero were suspended for one month.

Others are Chez Lando Hotel in Remera was suspended for one week and fined Rwf150,000, Hotel Tech in Kabeza was suspended for a month and slapped with a Rwf150,000 fine, while Igitego Apart Hotel in Kicukiro, Parador Boutique Hotel at Sonatubes and Papyrus Restaurant Bar and Night Club in Kimihurura were warned and fined Rwf. 300,000 each.

Pegase Resort Inn and Rebero Resort in Rebero were both suspended for one month and fined Rwf. 150,000, while T2000 Hotel in Nyarugenge, Pili Pili Invest Limited in Kibagabaga and la Villa Café and Suites in Nyarutarma were warned and fined Rwf. 150,000 each.

Repub Lounge in Kimihurura was suspended for one month and slapped with a Rwf150,000 fine, while Inka Steak House in Kimihurura and Select Boutique Restaurant in Kimihurura were warned and fined Rwf. 150,000 each.