All set for Ubumuntu Arts Festival

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The second edition of Ubumuntu Arts Festival is slated to kick off on July 14 to 17 at the outdoor amphi theatre of the Kigali Genocide Memorial Centre, Gisozi.

21 QUESTIONS with Miss Joanna Keza Bagwire

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Miss Heritage 2015, Joanna Keza Bagwire, was also crowned Miss Heritage Ambassador of Culture worldwide in South Africa last year. The 20-year-old had a chat with Sharon Kantengwa.

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Weekend Proggie

After a long and busy week, you probably just want to relieve some of the stress. Are you looking for entertainment beyond your living room couch? Worry not; we have...

Bride-to-be Knowless set for ‘homecoming’ concert

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Singer Knowless Butera has announced the date for her latest album launch but, unlike the previous ones, this one will take place in her hometown of Ruhango. The singer, who...

What's the fate of Century Cinema?

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On April 14, Century Cinema management made an impromptu announcement that the cinema was closing temporarily to undertake some routine maintenance works.

Tuyisenge dedicates new song to RPF freedom fighters

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As the country marked 22 years of liberation on July 4, Jean de Dieu Tuyisenge officially released his lasted single, Umutamenwa, which he dedicated to freedom fighters that stopped the...

Put country first, Miss Rwanda urges youth

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AS the country celebrated 22 years of liberation yesterday, Miss Rwanda 2016, Jolly Mutesi urged the youth to put the country first and work towards developing it.

PGGSS 6 excites Huye as grand finale nears

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Only two road shows are remaining before the grand finale of Primus GumaGuma Super Star (PGGSS) season 6 comes by and the contestants are upping their game with the hope...

[PHOTOS & VIDEO] Uganda's Sheebah performs in Rubavu

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The turn-up was not as impressive as it had been anticipated but that did not stop Ugandan star Sheebah Karungi from entertaining those that showed up for the Summer Beach...

Elion releases new single

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Emerging afrobeat singer Elion Victory has released his latest single, No Body, which was produced by Bob Pro. The single is among the 16 songs that will appear on his...

'Alone' was not inspired by my ex -- Queen Cha

Queen Cha has released a song that may have been inspired by her breakup with ex-boyfriend DJ Cox.

Local filmmakers set for course in Germany

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Two young Rwandan filmmakers are set to travel to Germany to attend an international filmmakers’ class at the Baden-Wurttemberg Film Academy.

Weekend Proggie

After a long and busy week, you probably just want to relieve some of the stress. Are you looking for entertainment beyond your living room couch? Worry not; we have...

Rwanda to take part in Miss World

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For the first time in history, Rwanda will take part in Miss World beauty pageant. Miss Rwanda 2016 Jolly Mutesi will be the first beauty queen to represent the country...

New music school targets needy youth

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A new music school has opened shop in Kigali. Rwanda Rocks music school, a brainchild of Mary Fanaro is located within the premises of the Kwetu Film Institute in Kigali.

[PHOTOS]: Celebrating diversity in art

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It was a colourful cocktail of activities, when Impact Hub Kigali organised a day-long event to celebrate creativity and diversity in art.

Rwanda's Neza signed by Nigerian label

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Upcoming Rwandan singer Patricia Neza Masozera, known by the stage name Neza Da Songbird has signed a recording deal with Nigerian music label MCG Empire.

The return of Ziggy 55, formerly of 'The Brothers'

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In the early 2000’s, The Brothers were arguably one of the popular music groups in Rwanda. Until 2010, they produced songs such as Bya Bihe, Ni Wowe Wenyine and Nyemerera...

[PHOTOS & VIDEO] Creativity, innovation showcased at the Kigali Fashion Show

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Colour, light, cameras and good music characterised the Kigali Fashion Show which took place on Friday evening at Century Park Hotel in Kigali.

Keeping African culture alive through art

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Kacyiru-based Niyo Arts Gallery on Friday held the ‘Cultural exchange night’, an event which brought alive African culture through traditional dances and live paintings, exciting those who were in attendance.

Cause for humanity brings the world to Ubumuntu Arts Festival

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Tjarda Van Straten and Hilde Cannoodt are dance choreographers and teachers from the Netherlands and Belgium respectively. The two jetted into the country on Tuesday, as part of the foreign...

Music rights awareness raises new hope against infringement

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Music creators have a big responsibility in taking care of their own rights, short of which they should not complain to the companies and organisations that they work for of...

Artists in new drive to enhance creativity

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Today, residents of Kigali will be treated to an all-day entertainment event at Impact Hub Kigali, in Kiyovu as part of the campaign to promote the creative industry.