Key Achievement

Key achievements

PERIOD

 

1969/1970

A branch was opened at the airport in KANOMBE.

1973

Presidential Decree n° 153/10 sanctioned the creation of the General Stores of Rwanda (MAGERWA s.a.r.l). MAGERWA started its activities with two warehouses and a share of Rwf 80,000,000.

1976

A new warehouse, EDC (Entrepôt Douane C) was constructed.

1983/1984

A construction of a new warehouse, EA (Entrepôt Agricole) at GIKONDO. A large car park was constructed on a surface area of 47,000 squares metres, accommodating 250 transportation lorries.

1988

A new warehouse was constructed at RWABUYE in BUTARE, Southern Province.

1993

There was an installation of Computer System.

2000

A computer network system was installed.

2002

Border post offices were opened at GATUNA, RUSUMO, KAGITUMBA, and RUSIZI.

2005/2006

Two warehouses were constructed at KAMEMBE and MUTARA, in Rusizi (Western Province).

2006

The construction project of two Transit Parking areas was started at RUNDA and SHYORONGI.

2006

Opening of operations of the warehouse of KAMEMBE.

3/4/2007

Opening of the operations of Shyorongi International Transit Parking yard.

2008

Opening of MUTARA warehouse operations.

2008

Opening of Cold Room Operations at Kanombe International Airport.

2008

Extension of working hours (Mon-Friday) from 7h00 AM to 10h00 PM

Saturday from 8h00 AM to 1h00 PM

06/2009

Acquisition of a new 60 tonnes handling machine.