Bertrand Byishimo

What Rwanda is taking to JAMAFEST 2019

Over 100 artistes, exhibitors and government officials from Rwanda are in Dar es Salaam, Tanzania to take part in the regional arts and cultural extravaganza known as Jumuiya ya Afrika Mashariki Utamaduni Festival (JAMAFEST), scheduled for September 21 to 28, 2019. This 5th edition of the...

Friday, September 20, 2019, 12:00 AM

Kung-fu fights evil from prevailing over good – Chinese Ambassador

The sport of kung-fun promotes discipline and helps players to combat evil from prevailing over the good, Chinese Ambassador to Rwanda Rao hong Wei has said. The Ambassador was speaking at Kigali Convention Centre on Sunday as he launched celebration activities of the 70th anniversary of the...

Wednesday, September 18, 2019, 12:00 AM

Green Hills Academy wins debate competition

Over the weekend Green Hills Academy emerged as the winner of this year’s edition of the Kigali Debate League. Organized by iDebate Rwanda, a non-profit organization that aims to develop future leaders through creating great debaters, the competition took place at Doctrina Vitae School in...

Monday, September 16, 2019, 11:16 AM

Rwandan DJs have what it takes to make it big – DJ T-Roy

He is one of the top African DJs, music producers, and an artist based in the UK, and was recently in Rwanda to hold a masterclass.    T-Roy partnered with Afrogroov Group on a project dubbed “A journey across the black Atlantic”, which aims to improve the quality of...

Monday, September 16, 2019, 12:00 AM

Are we losing the fight against teen pregnancies?

The Government of Rwanda has made the fight against teenage pregnancies a top priority. This commitment is evidenced by a policy framework that creates an environment aiming to fight this vice. Campaigns such as ‘Baho Neza Integrated Health Campaign’ have been put in place and one of...

Thursday, September 12, 2019, 12:00 AM

Alarm Ministries marks 20th anniversary in concert

Gospel outfit Alarm Ministries, last Sunday, celebrated its 20th anniversary in a concert at Kigali Cultural and Exhibition Village (KCEV). The concert was well attended by gospel enthusiasts that included musicians, politicians and host of other revelers from all walks of life. Popular faces...

Tuesday, September 3, 2019, 12:00 AM

200 Rwandans win scholarships to China

About 200 Rwandan scholars will this month fly to China to pursue their studies on different scholarships. The students are going to pursue different disciplines like medicine, civil engineering, and education on different levels from Bachelor’s to PhD. Speaking at the send-off ceremony...

Wednesday, August 28, 2019, 12:00 AM

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