Listening to salon music drew Mutabaruka to hair dressing

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Stephen Mutabaruka, a.k.a Steven Brown, had his earliest association with hair salons while he was a young boy, growing up in the City of Kigali.

A real fan is one that connects with you, the artiste

Who’s Angel Mutoni? People say I am a rapper; I can say I am an artiste because I try to do as many things as possible - sing, rap and...

Gahongayire plans album in daughter's memory

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Gospel artiste Aline Gahongayire says she is putting final touches on two albums to be released soon.

I hate people who...

A friend just told me that yesterday was a special day for lovers. I actually doubt it was special since it was not declared a public holiday by our Prime...

Coffee? No, thank you!

I am essentially not a coffee and tea person and not only am I unrepentant about it, I'm also not apologetic.

Deadly game of football

Last Sunday, as football fans across the continent watched the African Cup of Nations finale between Cote d’Ivoire and Ghana in Equatorial Guinea; chaotic scenes took place in another stadium...

Valentine's Day: What to expect if your partner is...

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They may love you every day and make an effort to put a smile on your face as often as they can, but that is no excuse to let Valentine’s...

DEBATE: Should love be celebrated once a year?

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The month of love is here and oh boy! The mood is high, people are curious to see what gifts they’ll be given and you can be sure that gift...

WORD HAS IT...Urban Boyz record song with Radio and Weasel

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Legendary Folk musician, Mavenge Sudi, has vowed never to work with an upcoming artiste. According to our snoops, Sudi is a bitter man after rapper Lil’ G didn’t keep his...

Before and after the big win

With Rwanda on the way to achieving her 2020 goals, wealth seems to be flowing in our direction and investors are ready to throw some dollars around in many useless...

HER STYLE: Muhoza on why she loves Valentine's Day

Fatuma Nina Muhoza is a member of the new girl group Charly & Nina. She also frequently performs with Sound of Hills Band at Hotel des Mille Collines and represented...

HIS STYLE: Mugabo’s 8 tips to make Valentine’s Day memorable

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26-year-old Olvis Mugabo is a vocalist with boy band Active. He likes movies, listening to music and hanging out with friends. The singer shared with Society Magazine’s Stephen Kalimba his...

Mako Nikoshwa is back!

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At singer Miss Shanel's wedding in November, his first major public appearance after leaving hospital, many of his fans and fellow musicians were visibly surprised to see Mako Nikoshwa.

Women with passion for long haul bus driving

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Gatuna border, 4.32pm. Passengers are boarding Kigali-bound Onatracom coaster. After having my documents cleared by immigration, I take my seat in the bus.

There is money in art when one uses talent well

My name is Dolph Kayitankore. I am 23 years old, and I’m a painter at Ivuka Arts Center in Kacyiru. My art is mostly centered on abstract paintings and semi-realism.

I hate people who...

I know for a fact that Kigali has a clear policy against noise pollution and many churches and entertainment spots have faced the wrath of the city’s law enforcement chaps.

The art of dining

One of the most enticing spectacles to behold at a typical Kigali buffet is the fruit cuts –usually ikinyomoro, pine apple, passion, papaya, and sweet bananas

Guns have no place in homes

If there’s one thing that has caused pain and suffering the world over, it is a gun. A trigger is pulled and just like that, the target, intended or otherwise...

Miss Rwanda 2015: Who will make it to the finals?

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Tomorrow all roads lead to Petit Stade Amahoro for the selection of Miss Rwanda 2015 finalists. 25 contestants will be screened through live auditions, and only 15 girls will be...

DEBATE: Should schools be ranked?

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Ranking schools undermines learning Having been a student that was ranked throughout my education period through report cards, I should be the last person to suggest that ranking should be...

WORD HAS IT...: K8 Kavuyo plans Rwanda visit with youth delegation from Texas

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Word coming in from our snoops is that Eliud Kagema, the programmes manager at KFM has resigned. Kagema is reported to have packed his bags and gone back to Kenya....

The pre-valentine effect

So Valentine’s Day is approaching and some people’s character has totally changed. Even your own brother or best friend won’t trust you as well as he did before. The eyes...

HER STYLE: I love taking fashion risks, says Bashabe

Miss Nyarungenge 2012, Kate Bashabe has a passion for art and craft which inspired her to open Kabash House and her popular Deluxe Designer’s boutique. Kabash House located in Kimihurura...

HIS STYLE: Khizz on what rocks his fashion world

Khizz Kizito, real name Kizito Hategekimana, works with Incredible Record Labels and DGTC LTD, a company that deals in wine importation and distribution. A computer engineering graduate, Khizz shared with...