Twahirwa: My passion for fashion was my breakthrough

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To get to the Moshions Fashion House, one has to endure a brief but stiff climb up a rugged gravel road past the ISCO Security headquarters in Gikondo.

Why beauty pageants were banned in schools

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Beauty pageants are a trend that has picked pace in Rwandan society. Apart from the annual Miss Rwanda beauty pageant, the biggest event on the social calendar, almost every weekend...

How music is changing lives of vulnerable children

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They say music is food to the soul, perhaps that’s what Mary Fanaro had in mind when she started Rwanda Rocks Music School last year to help needy children through...

WORD HAS IT...

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Tough times we are in, one might say; tougher even when the situation gives you ‘sticky fingers.’ And this might just be the case with struggling artiste Gisa Cy’inganzo who...

Kigali hosts regional choreography workshop

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Vincent Sekwati Koko Mantsoe, a dancer, dance choreographer, teacher and mentor from South Africa is facilitating the workshop.

Meze Fresh: Laid back Mexican

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According to Jumia Food, Meze Fresh is one of the best restaurants in Kigali. Well, as far as food is concerned, I’d say it is indeed good. The traditional Mexican...

What you missed at ‘I am Kigali Reloaded’

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Hundreds of people graced the I am Kigali Reloaded festival at Rooftop of Impact Hub in Kiyovu on Monday. The audience was treated to traditional music, hip-hop and spoken word...

The Ben to perform in Kampala

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Tomorrow, The Ben is set to perform at Fusion Auto Spa in Ggaba, a Kampala suburb. The upcoming gig dubbed, The Ben Life in Kampala, is organised by Pyramid Bar...

Dream Boys on why they are back to school

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Rwanda’s leading music duo, Platini Nemeye and Claude Mujyanama popularly known as Platini and TMC respectively, recently returned to school for further education

Beauty for Ashes record new album

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Popular Gospel music group, Beauty For Ashes, is currently busy working on their latest album titled, Renaissance. The album is the third since the band launched in 2010.

A special Valentine's poem to lovers

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February 14, the most awaited day by the lovers all over the world is finally here.

Valentine's Day events in Kigali

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Today, Kigali will be packed with exciting events, whether it's a laid-back performance, posh dinners out, or a major party running right through the night; go out of your way...

What is your plan for Valentine's Day?

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Today is February 14, the day of lovers. It’s that time of the year when people all over the world officially celebrate love. On this day, lovers get to display...

Umutoniwase on setting the trend for Kids' fashion

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Rwanda Clothing or rw&aclothing, will be celebrating five years in the fashion industry, a few weeks from now. Part of the celebration will involve a fashion show that will involve...

Envy and me

At the beginning of secondary school, I was having a hard time with mathematics. So I sought the help of my friend Sarah. We talked Maths and ate Maths and...

Fare thee well, ONATRACOM

RITCO is the latest addition to the country’s inland bus transportation scene. It’s an acronym –the condensed form of the name, Rwanda Interlink Transport Company Limited.

Not cut out for politics

I watch politics, too closely I think but that’s as far as my participation goes. I prefer sitting on the fence rather than getting involved through, say, running for office....

DJ Iradukunda: Determined to be Rwanda's Queen of the turntables

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Divine Iradukunda, known to many as DJ Ira, last week took the crowd that turned up for the Miss Rwanda pre-selection, by storm with her disk spinning skills that kept...

Fashion gala to promote locally made products

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Over the years, the local fashion industry has steadily evolved. More Rwandan designers continue to take part in international fashion shows to promote brands produced in Rwanda.

Moucho band's Nganji launches solo project

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At a listening session he organised for fans at the Impact Hub in Kiyovu on Tuesday, he had a little surprise for guests;

Relationships: When a smartphone turns into the 'other partner'

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The smart phone is the most sought after gadget. Blossoming romance is incomplete unless it is sealed with a gift of the latest smart phone.

Rwandan technology students share experience of winning Africa Grand Challenge

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At the 2017 Africa Grand Challenge, Rwanda was represented by four technology students from Carnegie Mellon University; Aline Umubyeyi Gasana, Rene Kabagamba, Aimable Rwema and Batanda Kayondo.

Indian Dining: Amazing Indian food

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Without a doubt, Indian Dining has really good food at unbelievably low prices. It is one of those unassuming places where if you could, you’d take off your shoes and...

WORD HAS IT...

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The Ben’s ‘meet and greet’ that left fans furious Katauti and Oprah finally separate Diamond and Zari set to unveil son’s face Miss Rwanda contestants face public criticism