Renowned graffiti artist Roa visits Rwanda

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Internationally acclaimed Belgian graffiti and street artist, Roa is in the country on a mission to promote environmental conservation through art based activism and creative community engagement.

Mani Martin in Afro album tour and video launch

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Shortly after shooting a music video for his Afro remix, featuring Ugandan star Eddy Kenzo, Mani Martin embarked on a countrywide concert tour dubbed Afro Album Tour.

Concert to honour reggae icon Lucky Dube

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Legendary South African reggae music icon Lucky Dube will be remembered in Kigali at a special tribute concert in his honor on Saturday. The concert at the Root House in...

Alarm Ministries to stage free concert

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Alarm Ministries will thrill gospel music fans in a special free concert dubbed “True Worship Atmosphere” on October 22 at Dove Hotel in Gisozi starting at 2:30pm. The live concert...

Love triangle: Canadian claims Safi’s wife duped him

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IT was one of the most high profile celebrity weddings this year, when Urban Boys lead singer Safi ‘Madiba’ got hitched to his girlfriend Judith Niyonizera early this month. The...

PHOTOS: Rubavu gospel festival ends on a high

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Impressive praise and worship performances marked the end of Rubavu Miracle Festival on Sunday in Rubavu town, Western province. The festival, which started on Friday attracted a diverse audience from...

Iradukunda ready to grace Miss World stage

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For the second year in a row, a Rwandan beauty queen will be gracing the prestigious Miss World beauty pageant stage. This year’s edition of Miss World takes place on...

Call for Mashariki film festival submissions

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After three successful runs, the annual Mashariki African Film Festival is back for its fourth edition. The week-long festival will run from March 25 th to 31st, 2018 at a...

Music, poetry at Poetic Fever

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It was poetry laid to a beat as musical instruments interacted with the Spoken Word at Poetic Fever poetry slam Saturday night.

Artists launch platform to promote identity

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Local Artists launched the ‘I art Rwanda Map’ website, a platform that offers an opportunity for artists to showcase their art, and be able to communicate directly with their art...

Tuff Gangs reunite after 2014 fallout

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2014 was a turning point for local rap group, Tuff Gangs. It was supposed to be all celebrations for the group members, following one of the members, Jay Polly’s exploits...

Airtel Muzika tour brings Meddy, Riderman to Rubavu

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It will be the best of local R&B and hip hop as the Airtel Muzika tour heads to Rubavu, in the Northern Province.

Charly and Nina set for 'album launch of the year'

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AFTER four eventful years in the local music industry, girl duo Charly and Nina are preparing for what music pundits say will be the biggest music album launch in 2017.

It was 'a night to the moon' at Buregeya’s exhibition

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IT was indeed ‘a night to the moon’ feeling during visual artist Innocent Buregeya’s solo art exhibition on Saturday night. Dubbed A night on the moon, the exhibition swapped canvass...

Intore film screened at global festival in Japan

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Intore, a Rwandan documentary film was among hundreds of films screened at this year’s edition of the Yagamata International Documentary Film Festival in Japan. The weeklong festival opened on October...

Kigali Fashion Week in new deal to boost global reach

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Kigali Fashion Week (KFW) has signed a new partnership with a Belgium-based company to boost its global reach. As part of the deal, BerexInvest Corporation, an export and investment Europe-based...

Tears of joy as Meddy performs in Huye District

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It was a mixture of joy and tears as hundreds of music lovers couldn’t hide their emotions as R&B singer Medard Jobert Ngabo, famously known as Meddy, performed during Airtel...

'Music Is Our Weapon' premieres in Kigali

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When I heard that Music Is Our Weapon, a music documentary was screening in Kigali Friday night I was initially unmoved. Unmoved because I was sure I had already watched...

US based Rwandan singer Emmy on nurturing his musical talent

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Rwandan afro-beat singer Emmanuel Nshimyiyumva, also known as Emmy, left the country in 2012. He left at a time when the then budding singer had begun to rock with the...

What next for Urban Boyz after Safi’s wedding?

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Is boy group Urban Boys headed for a split? That is the speculation among many of the group’s fans, following Urban Boys lead singer Safi 'Madiba' Niyibikora’s civil marriage in...

"Music Is Our Weapon" comes to Kigali

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“Music Is Our Weapon”, the award-winning youth development documentary by Nigerian filmmaker Taye Balogun, will be screened in Kigali this Friday, October 6.

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Dwyane Wade speaks out after wife Gabrielle Union's miscarriage revelation

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Her biggest supporter. Dwyane Wade spoke out on Wednesday, October 4, shortly after Gabrielle Union revealed that she has had at least eight or nine miscarriages throughout her life.

Iradukunda in Europe to promote Miss Rwanda initiatives

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Reigning Miss Rwanda, Elsa Iradukunda is in Europe on a month-long tour to promote Made-in-Rwanda products under her Miss Rwanda projects. The 19-year-old beauty queen is currently in Sweden after...