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SKOL Brewery supports kicker champions to watch AFCON 2019 final in Egypt

SKOL Brewery Ltd on Friday rewarded Audri Nziza and Clement Cyubahiro with free flight tickets to witness the final of the 2019 Africa Cup of Nations (AFCON) final slated for July 19 at Cairo International Stadium in Cairo, Egypt. Nziza, 24, and Cyubahiro, 25, both university graduates at the College of Science and Technology, won […]

An incredible performance by the Rwandan riders in Belgium!

The Fly Cycling riders who traveled to Belgium for a 5 weeks training and competition trip sponsored by SKOL Brewery Ltd had their first race today under the U23 & Elite category. Riders in this category are Moise MUGISHA, DUKUZUMUREMYI, Cyprien MUTABAZI and Jean Pierre NIYONSHUTI. The race entitled Borsbeke was 117.5km done in 15 […]

Seven youngsters set for 25 races in Europe courtesy of Skol sponsorship

FLY Cycling Club’s seven young riders depart Kigali today ahead of their 25-race series in Belgium, starting on Saturday, July 13, through August 18. This is the second time Fly Cycling riders are competing in the European races courtesy of the club’s sponsors, Skol Brewery Ltd. According to Emilienne Benurugo the company’s Brand Manager who […]

SKOL BREWERY RECRUITS

Skol Brewery Ltd (SBL) is a subsidiary of UNIBRA, a Belgium-based company dealing in Breweries, Real Estate and Financial Services. UNIBRA has had brewing operations in Africa since the mid-twentieth century. The company is proud to produce and commercialize SKOL, a very successful brand selling over 45,000,000 hectoliters internationally as one of the TOP 5 […]

SKOL and Rayon Sports celebrates league title by unveiling new club dormitory

  The new infrastructure is part of a long-term plan to build a fully equipped sports facility next to Rayon Sports’ professional football pitch. Rayon Sports’ main sponsors, Skol Brewery Ltd, on Friday handed over to the team officials new dormitories as the club celebrated its title following their crowning as the Azam Rwanda Premier […]

Dukuze Joel won all-expenses paid trip to London to see Arsenal play live at Emirates Stadium, next season. 

However, The Europa League Finals on a giant screen ended in disappointment on Wednesday night as Arsenal were beaten by Chelsea in the final in SKOL Village at Camp Kigali, Mr. Dukuze Joel won all-expenses paid trip to London to see Arsenal play live at Emirates Stadium, next season. In partnership with Rwanda Development Board (RDB)  and many […]

Rayon thrash Kirehe to seal 9th league title

RAYON Sports have clinched the 2018/2019 Rwanda’s Azam Premier League title in style after overpowering Kirehe 4-0 on Friday. The league’s leading scorers Jules Ulimwengu and Michael Sarpong combined to demolish relegation strugglers Kirehe with two goals each – a goal apiece in each half – to send the crowds at a sold-out Nyakarambi Stadium […]

SKOL Brewery Commemorates

Skol Brewery Limited, a local brewing company, on Friday May 17th paid tribute to Tutsi bodies laid to rest at Kigali Genocide Memorial. They donated financial support to fund several activities carried out to facilitate extending good service to visitors and keep the candle burning for victims as part of the ongoing 100 days of […]

Rwanda Cycling Cup Sponsored by SKOL to start this month

The fifth Rwanda Cycling Cup sponsored by Skol will get underway in this month starting with the domestic season opener Memorial Lambert Byemayire, The starting date was yet to be determined. Speaking to The New times on Sunday, Emmanuel Murenzi, the Rwanda Cycling Federation (Ferwacy) permanent secretary, revealed that details of the championship will be announced by end […]

Rayon Sports skipper Thierry Manzi, was named as the club’s Player of the Month for March

Rayon Sports skipper Thierry Manzi, who was named as the club’s Player of the Month for March, on Monday, has admitted that the Blues must be more aggressive if they are to take command of the title race. Manzi was speaking after receiving his award at the club’s training base in Nzove, Nyarugenge District. He […]

Last-minute Penalty by Rayon’s Sarpong Settles ‘Crazy’ Rwandan Derby

Rayon Sports FC snatched a dramatic 1-0 win over arch rivals APR FC thanks to a last-minute penalty from Ghanaian striker Michael Sarpong to close gap on the APR FC at the summit of the Azam Rwanda Premier League Standings. Both sides staged an entertaining game which was held at a fully packed 25,000-seater Amahoro Stadium on […]

Sunday cycling talent detection to join Skol Fly Cycling Club in this year

THREE CYCLISTS: Théogène Bizimana, Erneste Nyaminani and Ferdinand Sibomana wins the first test on Sunday in the ongoing cycling talent detection for the new young cyclists to join the Skol Fly Cycling Club in 2019. It was organized by the Skol-sponsored club, in collaboration with Rwanda Cycling Federation. The race was held at Special Economic Zone […]

Mazimpaka named Rayon Sports Player of the February by SKOL and MG

André Mazimpaka has been named Rayon Sports Player of the Month for February, becoming the first goalkeeper to scoop the club’s monthly award since its inception last year. The goalkeeper, who has only conceded two goals in his last nine games with Rayon Sports, received the award Friday at Nzove, the club’s training base. It […]

Skol cycling talent detection race set for Sunday

Nyarugenge-based Skol Fly Cycling Club, in collaboration with Rwanda Cycling Federation, have organised a one-day competition aimed at scouting young talents. The race, sponsored by Skol Brewery, takes place Sunday in Masoro, Gasabo District. Three years ago, Moise Mugisha and Jean Eric HABIMANA are some of the now-famous names that were detected and spotted and […]

SKOL BREWERY RECRUITS

Skol Brewery Ltd (SBL) is a subsidiary of UNIBRA, a Belgium-based company dealing in Breweries, Real Estate and Financial Services. UNIBRA has had brewing operations in Africa since the mid-twentieth century. The company is proud to produce and commercialize SKOL, a very successful brand selling over 45,000,000 hectoliters internationally as one of the TOP 5 […]

SKOL awards the winner of SKOL Virunga photo contest 2018

  SKOL Brewery Limited Rwanda welcomed and awarded Ulrico Grech-Cumbo, the winner of SKOL Virunga photo contest, with gorilla tracking permits, transport to Volcanoes National Park and one-night accommodation. The winner who arrived early morning, on Friday March 8, at Kigali International Airport was also allowed to bring one friend, Telmo Dos Reis, who was […]

Tour du Rwanda 2019 Stage 7: Debesay Takes Solo Victory in Penultimate Stage

Eritrean Yakob Debesay Abreham won the penultimate stage of 2019 Tour du Rwanda on Saturday, attacking with 20km and holding off the peloton to take an impressive solo victory in 2h12’35. Alessandro Fedelli (Delko Marseille Provence) and Adrien Guillonnet (Interpro Cycling Academy) completed the podium in 02H12’56. On Saturday, Debesay who finished second in the […]

Skol Brewery supports vulnerable families in Nzove

                                                                        Representatives of the benefiting families gathered at Skol for the handover. Skol Brewery Ltd Rwanda, on March 1, provided support to vulnerable families in Nzove cell, Kanyinya sector, in Nyarugenge district, as part of the brewer’s progressive corporate social responsibility initiatives towards neighboring communities. The support, worth Rwf 12 million, was donated in two […]

Tour du Rwanda 2019 Stage 6: Perfect Birthday Gift for Polish Kasperkiewicz as he Wins Stage 6

Polish Przemyslaw Kasperkiewicz celebrated his 25th birthday in style by winning stage six of the Tour du Rwanda in Nyamata on Friday.   Kasperkiewicz of team Delko-Marseille registered his 4th success of his career as he won the 121.1km stage from Musanze to Nyamata.   With recent performances where he posted third and second in the […]

Tour du Rwanda 2019 Stage 5: Biniam Beats Areruya to Win Stage Five

Eritrean Biniam Hailu Girmay ended Rwanda’s chances of registering a stage victory as he claimed the 138.7km stage five from Karongi district to Musanze District on Thursday. With over 100km in lead, Rwandan riders led by regning African cyclist of the year Areruya Joseph of Delko-Marseille Provence, Munyaneza Didier of Benediction Excel Energie and Mugisha […]

Tour du Rwanda 2019 Stage 4: Avira Wins a Stage , Kudus Retains Yellow Jersey

Israel Cycling Academy rider Edwin Alcibiades Avila Vanegas registered his first season’s victory after claiming stage four of the 2019 Tour du Rwanda on Wednesday in Karongi district. Avila claimed stage four victory from Rubavu Disrict to Karongi over 102.6km after clocking 02h37’32” to win a bunch sprint beating Pablo Torres Muino of Interpro Cycling […]

Tour du Rwanda 2019 Stage 3: Merhawi Kudus Wins Tour du Rwanda’s Toughest, Maintains Overall Lead

Astana Pro team and Eritrea’s Merhawi Kudus made it two in a row after he won the longest stage, 213.2km third stage of the Tour du Rwanda which started in Huye District and climaxed in Rubavu District on Tuesday. The Eritrean completed the race in 05h21’15”, beating his closest rival Estonian rider Taaramae Rein of […]

Tour du Rwanda 2019 Stage 2: Kudus Wins Stage Two, Areruya Named Best Young Rider

Astana Pro team and Eritrean rider Merhawi Kudus won the second stage of the 2019 Tour du Rwanda which winded on Monday in Huye District. Kudus, the 2015 African cycling championship winner completed the 120.3km in three hours, two minutes and seventeen seconds (3h02’17) to beat Delko Marseille Provence’s Przemyslaw Kasperkiewicz by two seconds in […]

Tour du Rwanda 2019 Stage 1: Italian Alessandro Wins Opener and Takes Yellow Jersey

Debutant Italian and Team-Delko Marseille Provenance rider Fedeli Alessandro was quick to display his talent on Sunday by winning the first stage of the 2019 Tour du Rwanda in Kigali. At almost 22, Alessandro has already had a good reputation in the youth category in Italy, including two stages of the Tour of Val d’Aosta […]

SKOL Brewery Ltd (SBL) organizes the first professional coaching by Arsenal for Rayon Sport FC and other Rwandan football teams

As part of their newly signed partnership with Arsenal Football Club, SKOL Brewery Ltd hosted two Arsenal Soccer School coaches to run a one-day coaching clinic for professional Rwandan teams this Saturday February 23rd, 2019. In the first session, their long time sponsored football team Rayon Sport FC got a unique opportunity to get first […]