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Happy New Year and a Promise to Be Seven Years Younger

Happy New Year and a Promise to Be Seven Years Younger

If on this day, 12th of September, a stranger apparently in the grip of euphoric joy, wishes you a Happy New Year, play along. He or she has neither completely…

A Super Model, A Soul Singer, Kwita Izina Announces Itself to the World

A Super Model, A Soul Singer, Kwita Izina Announces Itself to the World

With over two decades at the very top of the fashion world, jet setting between the most glamourous fashion shows, In London, Paris, Milan, New York, there can be few…

Promoting Herbalists: Kigali Creates a Healing Garden

Promoting Herbalists: Kigali Creates a Healing Garden

Rwanda is making a step further in green therapy following an ongoing creation of a medicinal garden in Nyandungu wetland which stretches between Kanombe and Ndera sectors of Kicukiro and…

Kigali: Pope John Paul II Monument Boosted by New Leisure Park

Kigali: Pope John Paul II Monument Boosted by New Leisure Park

 September 1990 will be memorable among Rwandan believers, most especially the Roman Catholic community. Between September 7 and 9, 1990, late Pope John Paul II visited the country with a…

Kigali: 360 Families to be Relocated from ‘Bannyahe’ Slum

Kigali: 360 Families to be Relocated from ‘Bannyahe’ Slum

The City of Kigali (CoK) has scheduled to October the relocation of residents living in the disputed Kangondo and Kibiraro slum in Nyarutarama neighborhood – Gasabo district despite controversies. Kangondo I…

Kwita Izina: When Rwanda Becomes Celebrities’ Corner  

Kwita Izina: When Rwanda Becomes Celebrities’ Corner  

Gorilla naming ceremony, an event commonly known as Kwita Izina, whose main objective conservation of the rare mountain gorillas only available in Virunga Transboundary Park is around the corner. The…

Woman Tries to Conduct Hajj at Adolescence, Finally Succeeds at 86

Woman Tries to Conduct Hajj at Adolescence, Finally Succeeds at 86

Amina Mukanduhura 86, from Rugobagoba, Kamonyi district does not know life outside the Muslim community. Since her youthful age, she heard of stories of Mecca commonly known as Islam’s…

The Best of Umuganura 2019  Celebrations

The Best of Umuganura 2019 Celebrations

From the start of August this year, Rwanda, through the Ministry of Culture and Sports, organized Umuganura – Rwanda’s traditional ceremony in which the community come together to celebrate fruits…

That Chat May Cost You Life

That Chat May Cost You Life

Motorcycle taxis are a common, and popular mode of public transport in many African countries. Unlike anywhere else, Rwanda’s motorcycle taxis are well regulated, with strict safety standards…

One Year after Thunder Strike: UK Volunteer Returns to Nyabimata with A Gift

One Year after Thunder Strike: UK Volunteer Returns to Nyabimata with A Gift

In a normal morning of Saturday March 10, 2018, British national Michaela Mathieu-Marius was in Nyarunazi Seventh Day Adventist Church in Nyabimata sector, Nyaruguru district when 16 people were…

GCS Graduates 200 Beneficiaries In Civil Leadership Training

GCS Graduates 200 Beneficiaries In Civil Leadership Training

About 200 elders have graduated in Civil Leadership Training which intends to improve social welfare in Nyarubaka sector, Kamonyi district. The one month long training where beneficiaries were trained on…

In Emergency, Americans Call Ambulance, Rwandans Call a Neighbor – Pastor Rutayisire

In Emergency, Americans Call Ambulance, Rwandans Call a Neighbor – Pastor Rutayisire

Pastor Antoine Rutayisire of Remera Anglican church in Kigali has explained why unity and reconciliation is an imperative for Rwandans, more than it might be for US citizens. During the…