Peter Nkurunziza

Gospel artistes gear up for annual Easter concert

Easter is just around the corner, and preparations are in high gear for the 5th edition of Easter Concert. The event, initiated by renowned local gospel artiste Patient Bizimana aims at bringing people together to celebrate the resurrection of Jesus through praise and worship. This year, the...

Thursday, April 18, 2019, 8:16 PM

Kigali youth urged to embrace unity

The youth were Tuesday called on to embrace unity as it is the only way the country will be able to move forward and fully recover from the effects of the 1994 Genocide against the Tutsi. The call was made by the Rwandan Minister for Justice Johnston Busingye during a Genocide commemoration...

Thursday, April 11, 2019, 1:13 AM

Our hearts are with you – international stars to Rwanda

As the rest of the world joined Rwanda in marking the commemoration of the 1994 Genocide against the Tutsi, different international stars took time off to join Rwanda in this period to commemorate over one million lives lost in 100 days. International TV stars Ellen DeGeneres and Portia de Rossi...

Wednesday, April 10, 2019, 12:00 AM

Silent disco excites revelers

Music lovers were on Friday night, treated to an amazing experience of a silent disco, at Marnaud’s Bar, in Kimihurura. The event was organized by renowned Rwandan deejay and musician DJ Pius, also known as Pius Rukabuza. Silent disco is an entertainment setting where people can dance or...

Saturday, April 6, 2019, 3:37 PM

Singer Tom Close named head of Kigali centre for blood transfusion

A cabinet meeting, on April 3, appointed singer Dr Thomas Muyombo, better known by his stage name Tom Close, as the Director of Regional Centre for Blood Transfusion (RCBT) Kigali.  The “Komeza Utsinde” star, a qualified medical doctor, will now take on the responsibility of...

Thursday, April 4, 2019, 1:26 PM

SekaFest 2019 concludes on a high note

The curtains went down on the second edition of the SekaFest on March 31, marking an end to weeklong entertainment showpieces. The main shows on March 30-31, at the Private Sector Federation (PSF) grounds in Gikondo, saw performances by local, and international stand up comedians, in addition to...

Tuesday, April 2, 2019, 12:00 AM

SekaFest: Weasel, comedians cheer up comedy lovers

It was an evening of giggles and fun as comedy lovers were treated to a myriad of jokes and music on the second last day of the annual comedy festival, SekaFest. Despite the heavy rains on Saturday, which affected the turn up at the Private Sector Federation (PSF) grounds in Gikondo, comedians...

Monday, April 1, 2019, 1:16 AM