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Are Rwandan Teachers Getting Richer?

Are Rwandan Teachers Getting Richer?

On Monday, January 28, a cabinet meeting chaired by President Paul Kagame approved a 10% increase for teachers’ salaries. Those to benefit from an upward shift in monthly earnings are…

What You Need to Learn About Chinese Food Festival

What You Need to Learn About Chinese Food Festival

As the Chinese New Year 2019 knocks on the door, Chinese people living in Rwanda have welcomed it by sharing symbolic festival food with friends. Chinese festival food include dumpling…

How UK-Based Rwandan Wants to Connect His Home Village to UK Schools

How UK-Based Rwandan Wants to Connect His Home Village to UK Schools

Between 1975 to 1984, Aloys Manzi – a Rwandan now living in United Kingdom, was a small boy studying and living in Mushongi village, Base Sector in Rulindo district in…

28 Years Later: How RPF Saved a Prominent Educationist from the Infamous Ruhengeri Prison  

28 Years Later: How RPF Saved a Prominent Educationist from the Infamous Ruhengeri Prison  

On October 8, 1991, Elie Nduwayesu was in class teaching at Rwankeri Primary school then Nkuri commune when law enforcement officers ambushed him. Nduwayesu was told to follow them. He…

How Safe is Your Home Cooking Gas?

How Safe is Your Home Cooking Gas?

Last week, news broke out of a woman who was killed by a cooking gas after it exploded while she was cooking. The deceased, from Gisozi sector in the capital…

From Second-Hand Car Gift To Broken Language, Here is Miss Rwanda

From Second-Hand Car Gift To Broken Language, Here is Miss Rwanda

Miss Kundwa Doriane Introduced in 1992 the Miss Rwanda contest has a short history, but every other year, the event does not go without giving the showbiz fraternity something to…

How Rwanda Ushered in the New Year

How Rwanda Ushered in the New Year

The cross over from 2018 to 2019 was celebrated in style in Rwanda and characterised by excitement from every corner. As a tradition, millions of Rwandans choose a place to…

Narendra Modi’s Gift to Rwanda Multiplies

Narendra Modi’s Gift to Rwanda Multiplies

Residents of Rweru model village in Bugesera district are celebrating the festive season with a smile, thanks to cows they got as a gift from Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi…

How Safari’s Literacy Dream Came True at 82 Years

How Safari’s Literacy Dream Came True at 82 Years

It was an emotional moment when Etienne Safari 82, was handed a certificate, recognizing him as a literate after eight decades of illiteracy. The certificate is his only official document…

Japanese Opera Singer Promotes Rwanda-Japan Relations Through Music

Japanese Opera Singer Promotes Rwanda-Japan Relations Through Music

Japanese Germany based Opera singer Mayumi Sakamoto has launched her solo album showcasing in songs the harmony and relationship between Rwanda and Japan. The 11 song album “Umubano: Harmony from…

The Mahindra Sponsored Great African Caravan Makes a Stopover in Kigali

The Mahindra Sponsored Great African Caravan Makes a Stopover in Kigali

A group of twelve artistes passed through Kigali, as they travel the length of Africa, from the Cape to Cairo, in what they are calling The Great African Caravan, to…

Hailing From a Community that Wiped-out Akagera Lions, Mutangana is Now Conservation Boss 

Hailing From a Community that Wiped-out Akagera Lions, Mutangana is Now Conservation Boss 

Akagera National park is said to have harbored about 300 lions, but there were no lions left a few years after the 1994 Genocide against the Tutsi. It’s only…