Glory Iribagiza & Ange Iliza

Inside Rwanda’s most overcrowded school

In July 2019, World Bank reported that the pupil-to-classroom ratio (PCR) in Rwanda in 2018 averaged 82 in public schools. Primary school often exceeded 65 students and 100 students in extreme cases. In relation to the recommended 23 PCR, Rwanda’s education still face issues...

Monday, March 2, 2020, 2:43 PM

VIDEO: Inside Rwanda’s most overcrowded school

In July 2019, World Bank reported that the pupil-to-classroom ratio (PCR) in Rwanda in 2018 averaged 82 in public schools. Primary school often exceeded 65 students and 100 students in extreme cases. In relation to the recommended 23 PCR, Rwanda’s education still face issues related...

Monday, February 24, 2020, 12:00 AM

Kigali Marriott’s executive chef and his ambition to nurture best crop of chefs

Stephanus Oberholzer has been working as an Executive Chef at Kigali Marriott Hotel for one month. He has worked almost in all parts of the world including Europe, Asia, West Africa and South Africa in culinary sector and ended up in Kigali. Having more than 15 years’ experience in...

Tuesday, February 4, 2020, 10:22 AM

VIDEO: 'Giporoso 2.0': The remaking of Kigali city’s gateway

One of the major intersections in Kigali is currently undergoing a massive transformation that will see the popular area change forever. Giporoso is the name of the area, arguably one of the busiest cross-sections in the country. It derives its name from the English word Protestant, or...

Wednesday, January 29, 2020, 11:36 AM

VIDEO: How achievable are the 2024 energy goals? REG boss explains

re Rwanda Energy Groups (REG) 2024 targets feasible? Does the utility company have the resources required to achieve them? What’s the role of the private sector? These are some of the common questions that have emerged in the recent past in regards to REG’s plans for universal...

Wednesday, January 29, 2020, 11:21 AM

How achievable are the 2024 energy goals? REG boss explains

Are Rwanda Energy Groups (REG) 2024 targets feasible? Does the utility company have the resources required to achieve them? What’s the role of the private sector? These are some of the common questions that have emerged in the recent past in regards to REG’s plans for universal...

Monday, January 27, 2020, 12:00 AM

Christians flock churches on X-mas, urged to spread love

It was that time of the year when Christians all over the world go to church to celebrate the birth of Jesus Christ, and give or receivin gifts to or from family and friends. In the middle of the sermon at St. Peter’s Anglican Church in Remera, a woman in her 80s in a pure white Umushanana...

Thursday, December 26, 2019, 12:26 AM

16-days of activism and the enduring battle to end violence against women

Keza (not real name), a five-year-old, was taken to Isange One Stop Centre (IOSC) by her parents. She had been regularly sexually abused by a young man who used to stay at their home. When Keza was in the children psychotherapy room, her therapist had found it hard to know what has been going on...

Tuesday, November 26, 2019, 1:12 AM