British singer Joss Stone to perform in Kigali

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After postponing her concert in November last year, British soul artiste Joscelyn Eve Stoker, better known as Joss Stone is expected to perform in Kigali at the ‘Live and Unplugged’...

Ciney on her wedding, music career and possible ventures

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Aisha Uwimana, commonly known as Ciney is officially married. Ciney and her longtime partner, Ronald Tumusiime made their relationship official in a colourful civil marriage.

50 picked for Kigali Fashion Week runway

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As the highly anticipated Kigali Fashion Week draws near, 50 potential models including males and females were selected to take part in the fashion show catwalk after a grueling search...

Charly and Nina release new song

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A new song by Rwanda’s top female duo, Charly & Nina has taken the air waves by storm. Mfata, whose audio was officially released on Sunday, May 14 is said...

Rwandan filmmaker nominated for AMA Awards 2017

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Clementine Dusabejambo’s film A Place for Myself has been nominated for this year’s Africa Movie Academy Awards slated for June 18 in Nigeria. The nomination was done on Sunday, May...

[VIDEO]: American actor Morgan Freeman pays homage to Genocide victims

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US actor and film maker Morgan Freeman on Monday visited the Kigali Genocide Memorial to learn about the Genocide against the Tutsi and Rwanda’s reconstruction efforts over the last twenty-three...

Kenya’s Cece Sagini to headline Kigali Jazz Junction

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Of late, Kenyan artistes seem to be taking over the ever highly anticipated Kigali Jazz Junction. With their impressive performances, one could only wish for more from them.

Ndiringiye dreams of breaking music boundaries

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Devis Ndiringiye is one of the popular music producers in Kigali. He’s the man behind songs such as ‘Revolution’ featuring all Rwandan rappers, Mariya Yohanna’s ‘Ndabakumbura,’ ‘Uza mbabarire’, as well...

Ashimwe defies odds to shine at Kigali Vibrates with Poetry

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On the evening of Saturday April 29th, Ange Theonastine Ashimwe made her maiden appearance on a poetry stage. The occasion was the 7th edition of the monthly poetry forum, Kigali...

Pianist Assoulen thrills Kigali with 'Perfumed concert'

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It was nothing like Kigali had ever witnessed before. French Jazz composer and pianist Laurent Assoulen’s Sentire concert at the Rwanda Revenue Authority (RRA) auditorium in Kimihurura on Thursday night...

Urban Boyz release new video

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The Urban Boyz have continued their roll on the local music scene, with the release of their brand new video ‘Nipe’ featuring Ugandan artiste YKee Benda.

Where to unwind after Transform Africa Summit

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As the Transform Africa Summit (TAS) comes to an end, we recommend some of the country’s most interesting places and activities-from cool bars to great eateries and historic monuments.

Preparations for Bob Marley anniversary celebrations in high gear

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It's 36 years since legendary reggae music icon Bob Marley died. The Jamaican singer, songwriter and guitarist achieved worldwide fame for the messages of peace, love and unity that he...

Habimana quit a bank job to start a fashion brand

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Upon graduation from the National University of Rwanda (Business Information Technology) in 2012, Felix Habimana landed his first job at Banque Populaire du Rwanda. He worked at the bank until...

Teta on her new single and surprise homecoming

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2016 was a bumper year for local artiste Diana Teta, musically speaking. It was in this year that she released the video for Velo, arguably her biggest hit to date.

Darkecy drops ‘Igisabo’ video

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U.S-based Rwandan rapper Darkecy has dropped a sizzling video for his latest single, Igisabo. The singer, born Denis Kayonga Muganza, said that the song was inspired by one of the...

[PHOTOS]: ‘Healing Worship’ launch new album in style

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Renowned for its beautiful gospel melodies, Healing Worship Team has continued to cement its presence on the local gospel music scene. On Sunday evening, Restoration Church in Kimisagara sector reverberated...

Ubumuntu Arts Festival inspires dialogue through global exchange

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“Joe Quintero (the other co-founder of B.R.I.D.G.E Theatre Project) and I were first introduced to Mashirika in the fall of 2012, when they performed their powerful production of Africa’s Hope...

Cultural activities to spice up Europe Day celebrations in Rwanda

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The European Union Mission in Rwanda has unveiled a host of activities to mark the first Europe Day celebrations in Rwanda. Europe Day is an annual celebration of peace and...

What’s on this weekend?

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Looking for something fun to do this weekend? There’s always something going on in Kigali. Check out our guide for things to this Friday, Saturday and Sunday.

Heineken to fly lucky winners to Champions League final viewing party

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Three Rwandans will be among the football fans that will watch the UEFA Champions League final aboard a luxury cruise in Athens, Greece. The offer is entailed in a new...

Abien Arts Centre opens in Kacyiru

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Kacyiru can rightly be called the bonafide visual art hub of Kigali. With its dense concentration of various art collectives like the Inema Art Centre, Ivuka Arts, Concept Arts, and...