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First Lady Dismisses the ‘More Children, More Wealth’ Mentality

First Lady Dismisses the ‘More Children, More Wealth’ Mentality

Rwanda’s First Lady, Jeannette Kagame has told participants at the International Conference on Family Planning that it is high time for all societies to overcome the old mentality…

Beyond Hospital, You are the Doctor of Incurable Diseases

Beyond Hospital, You are the Doctor of Incurable Diseases

  Dr Christian Ntirizima, a specialist in palliative care has been working with patients of incurable diseases for the last 10 years, but a case he experienced in 2014 has…

Charity at Hospital: Meet Rwanda’s Unsung Philanthropists

Charity at Hospital: Meet Rwanda’s Unsung Philanthropists

In 2006, Felix Nshimyumuremyi went to Kigali University Teaching Hospital (CHUK) to visit a relative who was involved in an accident, but when he arrived he found out that the…

La Gardienne Samosas: The Snack Keeping Kigali Families Together

La Gardienne Samosas: The Snack Keeping Kigali Families Together

In the immediate aftermath of the 1994 genocide against Tutsis in Rwanda, Florence Kayihura opened a small shop selling a range of items in Kiyovu – an upscale suburb of Kigali…

Mock Exams: It’s All about Putting Students in Mood

Mock Exams: It’s All about Putting Students in Mood

National exams countdown: 11 days are left before Primary six students show what they do best at the Primary Leaving Examinations (PLE). The Ordinary Level (O level) and the A…

American Author Raises $400,000 to Build ‘Gisimba House’ in Rwanda, Uganda

American Author Raises $400,000 to Build ‘Gisimba House’ in Rwanda, Uganda

Brandon Stanton – an American author, photographer, and blogger who tours the world to tell stories of particular communities has already raised about $ 400,000 in three days in a fundraising…

Rwandans Win Top Prize for Debate Against Genocide

Rwandans Win Top Prize for Debate Against Genocide

A Rwandan Debate Team has won the Rollins Cup at the conclusion of a debate against the Rollins College Debate Team. The Rollins Cup is a prestigious trophy awarded to…

Humans of Rwanda: Tales of Genocide Horrors As Told by Survivors, Rescuers

Humans of Rwanda: Tales of Genocide Horrors As Told by Survivors, Rescuers

Brandon Stanton – an American author, photographer, and blogger, has been curator of a famous campaign called “Humans of…”. He is the author of Humans of New York – a photo…

From Belgium, Siblings Claim Family Property in High Court

From Belgium, Siblings Claim Family Property in High Court

 The High Court in Kigali is hearing the appeal in a case of two siblings accusing their cousin of confiscating their family land. The plaintiffs who lost the case at…

Rwanda’s Hope Azeda Honored 2018 McNulty Prize Laureate

Rwanda’s Hope Azeda Honored 2018 McNulty Prize Laureate

The Aspen Institute and Anne Welsh McNulty Foundation announced Rwandan artist and curator, Hope Azeda, among four winners of the 11th annual John P. McNulty for her invaluable work through…

The Price you will Pay to Get your Daughter Married

The Price you will Pay to Get your Daughter Married

When Elisabeth Nyirambarushimana from Mushonyi Sector – Rutsiro District was engaged in marriage, parents of both parties agreed that the groom will pay the dowry, while the family of the bride…

Kandt Museum Exhibits the Best of Rwandan Arts

Kandt Museum Exhibits the Best of Rwandan Arts

Objects that show Rwanda today and stories that represent the contemporary society will be at show this week-end. At the Kigali based Kandt House Museum, Friday – September 14…