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How Ruzindana ‘Fathered’ Over 20 Former Street Children

How Ruzindana ‘Fathered’ Over 20 Former Street Children

One evening in 2008, Egide Ruzindana, a man in his 30s was living work at Kacyiru in the capital Kigali. On his way towards Umubano Hotel in Rwanda’s…

Meet Hamza, Kigali Celebrities’ ‘Official’ Barber

Meet Hamza, Kigali Celebrities’ ‘Official’ Barber

Hamza Ihirwe grew up loving the arts and he always dreamed to make it his lifetime career, but when he joined high school in early 2000s he found himself studying…

Six Hours with President Kagame-Memoirs of Akagera Guide

Six Hours with President Kagame-Memoirs of Akagera Guide

Thousands of Rwandans dream to meet President Paul Kagame and interact with him vis-à-vis because he inspires many, but this is not always possible. However, if you are a…

Who is ‘La Tropicale Champion’ Joseph Areruya 

Who is ‘La Tropicale Champion’ Joseph Areruya 

This weekend Rwanda’s Areruya Joseph became the first Rwandan and third African to win La Tropicale continental award, thus he had on a podium Gabonese President, Ali Bongo Ondimba…

Weekend Deal for Brokers: Diamond Needs Home in Kigali

Weekend Deal for Brokers: Diamond Needs Home in Kigali

On Friday, Tanzanian Star Diamond Platinumz left his home early morning for Kigali, not for a concert, rather for a hybrid mission; social – business trip. He is badly looking for…

African Military Officers Show the Best of their Culture

African Military Officers Show the Best of their Culture

Military Students at Rwanda Command and Staff College (CSC) are exhibiting home cultures in Musanze as a way of fostering intercultural dynamisms among participants. “Understanding the relationship between national traditions…

Going Back To The Roots: How City Dwellers Connected With Their Origin

Going Back To The Roots: How City Dwellers Connected With Their Origin

For some time now, Kigalians have been qualified as forgetful at such a point that most of them never think about returning to their country homes. The same critics suggest…

Kigali Beauties Gear Up for Miss Rwanda Crown

Kigali Beauties Gear Up for Miss Rwanda Crown

Young girls have responded massively to the Miss Rwanda contest where the winner is awarded with a brand new car, a juicy salary for one year, travel allowances, on top…

Shisha Smoking: Bursting Kigali’s Secret Marijuana Network

Shisha Smoking: Bursting Kigali’s Secret Marijuana Network

It’s a Monday afternoon in Kigali at one of the local bars in Nyarutarama suburb. A greenish coloured Shisha bottle hangs on strategic spot high on the wall where…

30 Years of RPF: Of Shattered Dreams and their Restoration

30 Years of RPF: Of Shattered Dreams and their Restoration

About 35 years ago, Kayitesi Immaculée was among students sitting for National exams at Ecole Technique Feminine de Nyanza, a high school in Southern Rwanda. Due to the discriminatory…

30 Years of RPF: How Uneducated Housewife Risked Everything to Become Millionaire

30 Years of RPF: How Uneducated Housewife Risked Everything to Become Millionaire

In 2009, Mukeshimana Liberata was a desperate house wife raising her five children. Her husband the family bread winner was earning from carpentry. According to Mukeshimana, her family could not…

Weekend to Promote Voices of Disabled Friends

Weekend to Promote Voices of Disabled Friends

Parfaite Mugisha was born a normal baby, but at the age of 10 suffered from measles, and didn’t get treatment which resulted in inability to walk. Mugisha 26 years…