Ngamije finds her footing in modeling


As a child, she did not dream about the glitzy runways in Paris or New York; she wanted to be a nurse.

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.

3Hills delights couples at Valentine's Day show


Kigali music band 3Hills made it a night to remember for revellers who showed up at the Valentine’s Day celebrations held on Wednesday at Park Inn Hotel’s JJ Club in...

Meet the Miss Rwanda 2018 finalists


The final pre-selection of Miss Rwanda 2018 took place last week and 20 out of 35 contestants were chosen for the finale of the annual beauty pageant. The girls are...



Music duo Charly & Nina have had an eventful two years. Not much was known of their talent until they hired musician manager Alex Muyoboke. If you have been following...

Poor turn-up at Valentine's Comedy show


Organisers of the Valentine’s Day comedy show featuring Ugandan funny man Patrick Idringi “Salvador” had little to smile about, thanks to a poor crowd turn out.

Singer Somi thrills fans in exclusive solo performance


Kigali jazz lovers were treated to a live performance by New York based jazz vocalist and songwriter in an exclusive solo concert at Kigali Marriott Hotel, on Tuesday night.

Street dance competition hits climax


A cash prize of Rwf1, 000,000 is up for grabs as the first edition of the National Street Dance competition hits the climax this weekend.

Active Boys on their 4 year musical journey


The year was 2013, Tizzo, Olivis, real names, Thierry Mugiraneza, Olivier Mugabo, respectively and Dereck Sano walked into studio to record their collabo ‘Uri Mwiza’.

Uzuri K&Y's 5 year footwear journey


One step can lead to a thousand miles, so goes the popular adage. For Kevine Kagirimpundu and her colleague Ysolde Shimwe, their passion for fashion paid off when they started...

Kigali to host regional visual art forum


Rwandan visual artists have a reason to smile, as the regional arts market- East Africa Art Biennale, comes to Kigali for the first time.

West African film giants eye Rwandan market


Local filmmakers are set to benefit from West African film experts who are set to open a regional office in Kigali.

Miss Rwanda 2018: Journey to the boot camp


The race for the Miss Rwanda 2018 crown continues to get tighter as the number of contestants winds down to 20 from 35 following Saturday’s pre-selection which saw 15 girls...

U.S-based Rwandan video producer Ganza dies


A Rwandan video producer, who was based in the United States, has reportedly committed suicide. Innocent ‘Ganza’ Ndayishimiye, who was living in Illinois, Chicago, is said to have committed suicide...

Miss Rwanda 2018: 20 selected for boot camp

The final preselection of Miss Rwanda 2018 has seen 20 out of 35 contestants advance in the next stage of the annual beauty pageant, and are finally going for the...

House of Tayo's flash of fame in Hollywood


Peter Junior Nyong’o, a younger brother to Oscar-winning actress Lupita Amondi Nyong’o, accompanied his sister to the premiere of Black Panther, which took place in Los Angeles on January 29.

VIDEO: Ellen DeGeneres to set up centre in Rwanda to conserve mountain gorillas


Famous American comedienne, television personality and actor, Ellen DeGeneres will soon set up a facility in Rwanda for Dian Fossey’s work to help protect the critically endangered mountain gorillas in...

Rwandan celebrities mourn Mowzey Radio


There is no doubt that music by the Goodlyfe Crew, Mowzey Radio and Weasel, is very popular in Rwanda and the death of Radio, real name Moses Ssekibogo, has been...

Davido coming back to Rwanda

Nigerian superstar Davido will early next month stage another show in Kigali. It will be the second time Davido performs in Rwanda, following his July 2014 Liberation concert.

Artistes seek to enroll in Nyundo music school

Nyundo School of Music and Arts, the only music school in Rwanda, is increasingly attracting the attention of local artistes, including famous names, who are eager to grow their musical...

VIDEO: Meet Kagaju, the 17-year-old songbird


FROM her adorable voice to the way she flawlessly holds her guitar, 17-year-old Ange Rita Kagaju is a young girl whose talent is destined for greatness. No wonder she impressed...

VIDEO: 13-year-old Mugisha set to redefine gospel music


WITH just a pen and piece of paper, he locked himself in a room. Twenty five minutes later, he walked out with a song ready for recording. This was in...

Silent disco returns tomorrow

Kigali partiers will get to party quietly in what has become known as silent disco. The first edition of the party was held in 2015, and its second edition in...

Miss Rwanda 2018 beauty pageant enters crucial stage


Who will be Miss Rwanda 2018? That question will be settled in less than a month from now, at the Miss Rwanda 2018 grand finale slated for February 24, at...