Natty Dread to headline Bob Marley birthday concert

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This February marks 73 years since internationally acclaimed reggae music icon Robert Nesta “Bob” Marley was born. Marley was born on February 6, 1945 in Nine Mile, Jamaica. He passed...

West African film giants eye Rwandan market

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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

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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

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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...

Tusker Project Fame’s Mbabazi on redefining her music career

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Tusker Project Fame created a good platform for Rwandan contestant Phiona Mbabazi when she was evicted in the first weeks of the show back in 2013.

I worry too much

I’ll be the first to admit that I’m a “worrier” and I feel like the older I’ve gotten, the more cautious I’ve become to the point that I now consider...

People will judge you anyway

It’s been three years since the last time I did anything remotely related to Statistics. My father knows this.

House of Tayo's flash of fame in Hollywood

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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

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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...

WhatsApp: People you find in every group

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WhatsApp has made life easy; people can instantly share photos, videos, their current location and contacts with a single touch. With the rise of WhatsApp groups, is it possible to...

Rwandan celebrities mourn Mowzey Radio

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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...

WORD HAS IT...

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Many musicians around the world have quit music in favour of politics. We have seen musicians in Kenya, Tanzania and Uganda joining politics. And in Rwanda, this happened last year...

Giving street kids a chance to regain their purity

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The street was once her home. Her eyes tear up when she recalls that time of her life, and the struggles she is still trying to overcome.

Nyamitari plots a musical comeback

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Gospel artiste, Patrick Nyamitari, who ‘strayed’ into secular music at some point, is plotting a comeback.

Eric Roberts reflects on estrangement from Julia Roberts

Eric Roberts estrangement from Julia Roberts ended 14 years ago, and now, the 61-year-old actor is discussing their rift in detail in the new issue of Vanity Fair. Despite their...

Eric Roberts reflects on estrangement from Julia Roberts

Eric Roberts estrangement from Julia Roberts ended 14 years ago, and now, the 61-year-old actor is discussing their rift in detail in the new issue of Vanity Fair. Despite their...

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

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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

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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

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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...

Seven selected to represent Kigali at Miss Rwanda 2018

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Auditions for Miss Rwanda 2018 climaxed Saturday evening at the Hilltop Hotel in Remera, with seven girls chosen to represent the City of Kigali. The auditions brought to a close...