Red Rocks unveils plan to spur conservation through culture

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Musanze-based Red Rocks ecotourism and cultural centre has released a line-up of annual activities to promote conservation and tourism for sustainable development. The Red Rocks Rwanda cultural initiative is a...

German veteran film director Schlondorff in town

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Oscar award-winning German film director Volker Schlondorff is in town. He arrived in Kigali on Sunday and will facilitate a filmmaking master class at the Kwetu Film Institute in Kagugu...

Father of three wins Primus Babongere promotion car

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Sunday was like any other day for Francois Nsabimana. He visited his local bar for a drink but after his sixth beer, he hit a jackpot. Under the crown of...

Teta Diana meets Stromae

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Local musician Teta Diana is having a good stay in Belgium but her journey there got even better when she had the chance to meet Rwandan-born Belgian super star, Stromae.

Mashariki Film Festival awards best filmmakers

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Six filmmakers walked away with different awards at the closing ceremony of the Mashariki African Film Festival in Kigali over the weekend.

Mayonde, Nyamitali shine at Jazz Junction show

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Friday evening was a night of Jazz as sensational Mayonde Masya staged a memorable performance at Kigali Jazz Junction’s second Edition (Season III) held at Kigali Serena Hotel’s Auditorium.

Navio's Jameson show marred by low turn up

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It was a long wait for revelers before they could catch a glimpse of Ugandan rapper Navio Kigozi at the Jameson Connects Rwanda activation on Fridaynight. The show attracted a...

PHOTOS: Spoken Word Rwanda celebrates womanhood

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“Like A Woman,” was the theme for this month’s edition of Spoken Word Rwanda. Needless to say, it was put together to specially honor the ladies. It took place on...

Eric 1Key reaps from the ‘Expericment’

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Last year, poet, rapper and blogger, Eric 1key decided to experiment with poetry through a series of what he calls ‘Expericment’ concerts, each with a different theme and concept, from...

Social Mula; The sudden conqueror of Rwandan music

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At the age of 24, singer Lambert Mugwaneza alias Social Mula is already a household name. Many Rwandans have come to fall in love with his songs. Social Mula has...

Kigali braces for Mashariki grand finale

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The week-long Mashariki African Film Festival comes to an end today evening, March 31, at the Kigali Conference and Exhibition Village (Camp Kigali).

WORD HAS IT...

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It looks like East Africa’s big wig isn’t just interested in conquering the hearts of music lovers, but also, doing business within the East African region.

Jazz maestro Masya to spice up Kigali Jazz Junction

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Kenyan soul jazz artiste Mayonde Masya will headline the Kigali Jazz Junction, tomorrow, at the Kigali Serena Hotel. Although this is the first time for the singer/songwriter to perform at...

Meet Miller, one of the leading DJs in Kigali

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His birth name is Karuranga Virgile but as a disc jockey, he goes by the moniker of DJ Miller. The 26-year-old is among the new crop of popular club DJs...

Yuhi Amuli talks about his love for cinema

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As a child, Yuhi Amuli was exposed to many career choices. He started out wanting to become a Catholic priest, then a medical doctor, then a lawyer. It was not...

Knowless to headline ‘White & Gold’ party

Knowless Butera is slated to headline the ‘White and Gold’ party at the Nyarutarama based K-Club on March 31­. “Several DJs will be around to entertain the revellers and also...

Comedians Nkusi, Omondi thrill at 'Seka Live'

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On Sunday, Kigali was brought to its knees as the first edition of ‘Seka Live’ took place at Kigali Serena Hotel.

Mwanga Troupe wins inaugural Crying Games contest in Kigali

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When the idea of “crying games” was announced in Rwanda a few weeks ago, many took to the social media not only to laugh at the idea, but to ridicule...

Urusaro International Women Film Festival: Celebrating women filmmakers

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Poupoun Sesonga Kamikazi is the brains behind the Urusaro International Women Film Festival (UWIFF) that was held at the Umubano Hotel in Kigali recently. In its second edition now, the...

“Inganzo ya Kayirebwa” music show set for April

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Cecile Kayirebwa last graced a music stage on in November last year, in a concert to mark her 70th birthday at the Kigali Serena Hotel. After the successful concert, she...

The story of East African marriages and movies

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A Rwandan filmmaker Richard Mugwaneza is set to produce a movie called ‘Seed of memories’ which the youthful producer and actor says ‘resonates’ with the life challenges that married couples...

Rapper Navio for 'Jameson Connects Rwanda' next week

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Ugandan rapper Daniel Lubwama Kigozi, better known by his stage name Navio, will headline the first edition of Jameson Connects Rwanda, organisers have said.

Kenya's Mayonde to headline Kigali Jazz Junction

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Kenyan soul jazz artiste Mayonde Masya will headline this month’s edition of the Kigali Jazz Junction at the Kigali Serena Hotel.

WORD HAS IT...

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The Institute of Applied Sciences (INES-Ruhengeri) was set to hold a beauty pageant this weekend.