Too posh to breastfeed: Do you know the consequences?


Why would someone give birth, and walk out of the hospital to stock formula milk for a baby that is just weeks old? What happened to exclusive breastfeeding for the...

The future is bright for the Rwandan women, says UN expert


From a certified banker to an agricultural economist and advocate for gender and development, Clara Anyangwe’s passion to see transformation in women’s lives propelled her to join the gender and...

Eyebrows: To trim or not to trim?


We delight in the beauty of a butterfly but rarely admit the changes it has gone through to achieve that beauty. Those are the words of the late great American...

Coping with hair loss


A woman’s hair is a mark of her femininity. To most women good hair is a reflection of beauty and high self-esteem. When a woman starts noticing hair loss, the...

Uwamahoro has weaved a career in sports journalism

Ariane Uwamahoro is a sports journalist with Rwanda Broadcasting Agency (RBA) and was the only female commentator at the recently concluded African Nations Championship (CHAN) tournament.

Ask the Doctor: I'm having a hard time getting pregnant again

Dear Doctor, my husband and I have been trying to have another baby for almost a year now. Our first will be three years old this year. However, it is...

Valentine's Day: What are you wearing?

With just a few days to Valentine’s Day, some women might be wondering what to wear in case there are plans to celebrate the day.