DJ Pius, Charly and Nina set to rock Kampala

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DJ Pius and the musical duo of Charly and Nina are set for their biggest music tour of Uganda this weekend.

Tekno to headline My250 concert

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Nigerian songwriter and producer Augustine Miles Kelechi, better known by his stage name Tekno Miles, is expected to perform at the first edition of My250 Concert, slated for September 10,...

[PHOTOS] Meddy proves his worth at Mutzig Beer Fest

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It was more of beer and less of musical performances at the Mutzig Beer Fest on Saturday. The beer aside, the prospect of watching singer Meddy Ngabo after so many...

Nzeyimana, Mugabo named among 100 most influential young Africans

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Rwandan entrepreneurs Jean Bosco Nzeyimana and Sonia Mugabo have been named among the 100 most Influential Young Africans in 2017.

All set for Mutzig Beer Fest

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The stage is set for Mutzig beer fest happening today at Golden Tulip Hotel in Nyamata, Bugesera District.

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What's on this weekend?

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

Bralirwa releases Beer Fest pick up points

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Transport will not be an issue for people attending the Mutzig Beer Fest this Saturday. Like with previous occasions, organisers have put in place arrangements to transport festival goers to...

Singer Meek Belly releases first music video

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Aspiring artiste, Meek Belly, real name Martin T Ganura, recently released the music video of his third song, Garuka, whose audio was released in July this year.

Reese Witherspoon talks family, her Mindy Project gig and her first red carpet: "I wore cowboy boots!"

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You can take the girl out of Nashville, but you can’t take Nashville out of the girl!

Jules Sentore set for a musical tour in Morocco

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Singer Jules Sentore is set to embark on a 10-day musical tour in Morocco to promote his latest music album-Indashyikirwa.

Munyakazi on performing at Pop-Kultur Festival in Berlin

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Inanga musician Deo Munyakazi flew Rwanda’s flag high at the just concluded Pop-Kultur Festival in Berlin, Germany. It was the first time a Rwandan was performing at the festival. This...

Anita Pendo welcomes baby boy

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Celebrity scribe Anita Pendo and her partner Alphonse Ndada, a footballer with AS Kigali, welcomed their first child this morning. The news was confirmed by Ndada, who told The New...

Local celebrities join hands to save 4-year old Sheja

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Local gospel musicians and a cross section of other personalities have joined hands to raise funds for treatment of 4-year-old Isheja Gasana, who is suffering from a brain tumour.

All set for 'Runtown Experience' pre-party

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Nigerian Afrobeat artiste Runtown is expected to headline ‘Runtown Experience Kigali’ concert on September 23.

2017 MTV VMA winners

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Sunday's MTV Video Music Awards were about performances and powerful words. Kendrick Lamar kicked off the show with a mini-medley of his songs. The fiery set included a man totally...

What you missed at Blankets & Wine Kigali

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Two things stood out at the first Blankets and Wine event in Kigali on Sundaynight; The venue was a first, with the event tucked away somewhere deep in the woods...

Kansiime thrills at Seka Live comedy

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The Kigali Serena Hotel ballroom was filled to the brim as Ugandan 'queen of comedy' Anne Kubiryaba Kansiime made her debut on the Seka Live comedy stage Friday night.

VIDEO: The Ben impresses at Kwita Izina Gala Dinner

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US-based Rwandan R&B singer Ben Mugisha alias The Ben spiced the Kwita Izina Gala dinner held at the Kigali Convention Centre with a performance that many said was as good...

Atome: A comedian, MC and playwright

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Diogene Ntarindwa, known to many as Atome (French for atom), a name that was given to him in high school because of his tiny size, is a playwright, comedian and...

VIDEO: Meddy on returning home, music and love life

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I have performed in several concerts around the world but this is the biggest that ever happened in my life. Being a Rwandan singer and performing before the biggest crowd...

US-based Rwandan singer Meddy returns home

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At exactly 3:50pm, U.S based Rwandan R&B maestro Meddy, real name Médard Jobert Ngabo, walked out of arrival gate at Kigali International Airport

Africa on the road to industrial progress, says UNIDO boss

As the director-general of the United Nations Industrial Development Organisation (UNIDO), Li Yong leads a specialised agency that promotes industrial development, inclusive globalisation and environmental sustainability.

Music star Tresor set to rock at Blankets & Wine

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South Africa based multi award winning artiste Tresor Riziki is set to headline Blankets and Wine, in Kigali. The pop star arrived on Friday morning ahead of the show.