The concession has produced up to 15,259 tons of tin concentrates and comes into the second order tin producer in Rwanda after Rutongo mines. The concession is covering 4833ha; mostly covering the 2km wide Rugunga valley upstreams.
The deposit is accessible from the Rwanda capital Kigali by asphalt road upto Kabarondo commercial center and from there you follow the Kabarondo- Akagera National Park secondary road. The total travel time is 1h 30mins from Kigali. There are approximately 1000 miners at the Rwinkwavu site.
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