Donata Kiiza

[PHOTOS]: 25 models for cultural fashion night

Over 70 young vibrant boys and girls across East Africa participated in a runway model casting event organised by Rwanda Cultural Fashion Show (RCFS), in partnership with Kigali Fashion Week. The auditions took place at Great Seasons Hotel in Kigali. Up to the job. RCFS is an annual fashion...

Tuesday, April 26, 2016, 12:00 AM

Rwanda's modelling industry has come of age - KFW chief

From New York; Paris to Dakar and Johannesburg the US, John Munyeshuri has literally been in the heart of the global fashion and modeling industry. Munyeshuri has worked with Commonwealth Secretariat in London, and Pan African Fashion Council in Senegal, as a board member until 2013, when he moved...

Tuesday, April 19, 2016, 12:00 AM

Grain corporation to start warehouse receipt system

Many Rwandans still consider farming as a job for villagers, especially the school dropouts. This is one of the reasons that have contributed to low uptake of commercial farming in the country, with most people still engaged in subsistence agriculture, which does not even satisfy individual...

Tuesday, April 5, 2016, 12:00 AM

Kimironko family reaps big from backyard mushroom farming

When the going gets tough, the tough get going, so goes an old saying. This adage could have been coined for two sisters in Kimironko. This adage could have been coined by two sisters in Kimironko, Gasabo District - Fidelis Karangwa, working with Mobi Cash, and Consolata Nakure, an employee of...

Tuesday, March 29, 2016, 12:00 AM

Kicukiro youth riding to prosperity

Many a semi-educated youth find it hard to find jobs, especially in towns and cities like Kigali because of the high competition and an abundance of skilled people in urban centres.  The enterprising ones try to create emplyment by starting small businesses, including hawking, street vending and...

Tuesday, March 1, 2016, 12:00 AM

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