The new greeting: "When are you getting married?"

Here is a letter from one of the daughters of the hills, but she speaks for many.

A slacker's guide to losing weight without trying

If the idea of counting calories or following a strict diet just makes you want to reach for a candy bar, then you’ll love these expert-approved ways to drop weight....

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.

VIDEO: Iradukunda on the highs and lows of her reign as Miss Rwanda 2017

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By her description, a year is a significant amount of time in which one can transform and accomplish many things. On February 25, 2017, the then 19-year-old Iradukunda was crowned...

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Godfather East Africa, a spin off from the once popular Big Brother Africa (BBA), is set to air this year and word reaching us is that socialite Teta Sandra might...

KWEZI AND I ... When is enough enough?

Technology, as it is commonly said, is a great thing. It has made life better in so many ways and for that we shall be forever grateful but on the...

Gospel artiste Ashimwe on her musical comeback

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Dorcus Ashimwe is a gospel artiste originally from the Blessed Sisters that began singing in 2007 and released an album 'Gira Intego', but has since gone solo, and has released...

I wasn’t ready!

We’re several days into the New Year and I still can’t believe 2017 is over. I feel like I went to bed one night, woke up the next morning and...

Let’s kick 2018!

2018 will be a year of more lyrics from yours truly. In other words, I will be penning less of bland newspaper articles and more of words in motion.

Taking New Year advice with a pinch of salt

For me, January 1st was just an ordinary Monday.Call me cynical but I think that excitement and hope in a new year is inconsequential. The change in digit doesn’t really...

Inside Kacyiru Skate Park; a hub of child empowerment

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THE lush greenery and serene neighbourhood creates the ideal conditions to take a stroll and meditate without any distraction. But as I walk closer to an open park, deafening noise...

10 sure ways to keep your New Year’s resolutions

At the start of another year, many of us gather up our willpower for a brand new set of New Year’s resolutions.

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Perhaps it is his hilarious stage name that changes like weather or his very entertaining performances, but there is something about Senderi International Hit.

KWEZI AND I...The homecoming queen

Most parents have cute nicknames that they use to refer to their children, and in the last almost three years, I don’t remember using the ‘princess’ endearment to refer to...

Mukurarinda on his plans to safeguard Rwandan music

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A lawyer, singer, and songwriter, Alain Mukurarinda does not strike as someone passionate about music especially when he is in court wearing lawyer gowns prosecuting cases.

Kabagira on how she fell in love with journalism and fashion

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26-year-old Christelle Kabagira is a journalist with Rwanda Broadcasting Agency (RBA), presenting 'The Jam', and 'In Style'. Her love for the journalism began at a tender age until she developed...

Lesson learnt

I’m such a last-minute person even though I’ve vowed time and again to do better especially around this time of year. There have been times I’ve done good and either...

Dear 2018, be kind to me

Dear 2018, at around this time last year, I welcomed 2017 with enthusiasm and hope. I made big plans and resolutions. It was going to be my year.

What are your New Year's resolutions?

IT is that time of the year to reflect on whether you achieved the resolutions you made at the beginning of 2017 as it comes to a close.

What's on this weekend?

The New Year is fast approaching. 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...

New Year's: Movies for when you don't want to go out

Following all the fun festivities on December 31, there’s nothing better than relaxing and enjoying a great film on January 1.

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Urban Boys have had a seemingly rough year, in their personal lives and professionally. Safi Madiba, who left the group, has been on everyone’s lips after he walked down the...

KWEZI AND I...Dealing with withdrawal symptoms

Happy Holidays to you all. I can only imagine the exciting get-togethers between you, your friends and your families. That is what Christmas should be about after all. Bonding. Well,...

Kidum on his love affair with Rwanda

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Burundian Zouk sensation Kidum, real name, Jean-Pierre Nimbona’s heart not only belongs to Rwanda, he calls it home. His love for the country began in 2003, during his first performance...