Rwanda pipped Equatorial Guinea 1-0 in Group C of the 2018 Africa Nations Championship (CHAN) in Morocco on Friday.
The only goal of the game was scored by Thierry Manzi who headed in a corner-kick into the far left-hand corner.
Rwanda are now joint-top of Group C with the home-based Super Eagles of Nigeria on four points.
In third position are Libya on three points, while Equatorial Guinea are bottom with no points.
Rwanda’s next game is against Libya on Tuesday, while Equatorial Guinea will face Nigeria also on Tuesday.
Earlier on Friday, Sunday Faleye’s second half strike sealed a 1-0 win for Nigeria.