Donata Kiiza

[SPONSORED] Business women tipped on tax obligations

Women in the diaspora have proved to be more involved in business today and in a way, have been said to be good and faithful in meeting their responsibilities of paying back loans in banks as well as paying taxes. In a one-day training organized by Access Bank together with Rwanda Revenue...

Wednesday, July 26, 2017, 12:00 AM

SPONSORED: Access Bank launches a new Family and Friends Saving Account, 'Twisungane Dutsinde' promo

Access Bank Rwanda on Friday, July 21, 2017 launched a promotion dubbed ‘Twisungane Dutsinde’ Promo with its slogan ‘Save Today, Take Tomorrow’ for its new Family and Friends savings account. Twisungane Dutsinde promo is aimed at encouraging people to save collectively as a family or even friends...

Tuesday, July 25, 2017, 12:00 AM

Local artistes to stage countrywide road shows

Rwanda’s music industry has over the years transformed into a lucrative sector and many corporate organisations are keen to invest in the music industry. The latest is that local artistes will be supported by a Belgian based company to embark on a countrywide tour under a project dubbed Turn Up...

Saturday, July 22, 2017, 12:00 AM

Beirut to host kids 'summer family connect'

Spiderman Game Centre is organising a special kids’ event, dubbed ‘Summer Family Connect.’ The event will be held at Beirut in Kibagabaga on August 12, starting 9a.m till 6p.m.   According to the organiser, Joviah Nkurunziza, the event is aimed at bringing...

Thursday, July 20, 2017, 12:00 AM

US-based Misigaro to headline gospel music concert in Kigali

US-based Rwandan singer Adrien Misigaro is expected to headline a live gospel concert dubbed ‘Ntacyo Nzaba’ at Kigali Serena Hotel on July 23. The gospel singer has been in the country for months now following his invitation to perform at the recently concluded Beauty for Ashes concert...

Wednesday, July 19, 2017, 12:00 AM

Local designer nominated for Kenya Fashion Awards

Local designer Cedric Mizero of Amizero Designs has been nominated for the Kenya Fashion Awards 2017 under the East African designer of the year category. The East Africa designer of the year award will be given to an established designer who has played an outstanding role in the fashion industry...

Wednesday, July 19, 2017, 12:00 AM

Knowless drops new single

Songbird Butera Knowless’s new song #WinningTeam has elicited a lot of talk even before it hits the airwaves, with some saying that they cannot wait for the single, while others accused her of copying the artwork. Knowless. The Ujya Unkumbura singer was a victim of ‘cyber accusations’ after...

Saturday, July 15, 2017, 12:00 AM

Uwase to represent Rwanda at the World Next Top Model 2017

Clementine Uwase will again raise Rwanda’s flag high as she represents Rwanda at the World Next Top Model 2017. Uwase is one of the 10 models from Africa that have been chosen to participate in this year’s 18th edition of the world next top model beauty pageant which is scheduled to take place in...

Friday, July 14, 2017, 12:00 AM

Inganzo Art Center in one-day exhibition

An exhibition featuring twenty-five (25) art pieces by local artists will take place at the Inganzo Art Center in Masaka on July 22. Dubbed Ubugeni Bugema Umugani, the one-day exhibition will begin at 2p.m. It will include visual artworks, Rwandan proverbs and poems- all in one piece. The artists...

Thursday, July 13, 2017, 12:00 AM

Why you should go for genetic testing

According to medics, genetic testing is when a blood test is taken on prospective parents to look for abnormal genes that could cause certain diseases or abnormalities in their baby. While some experts recommend that before couples get married they should know their genetic information, Dr Joseph...

Monday, July 10, 2017, 12:00 AM

Rwanda, US have common values, envoy says

The United States Ambassador to Rwanda, Erica Barks-Ruggles, has said that both Rwanda and her country have a lot in common including celebrating July 4 as special days in both countries. Amb. Barks-Ruggles was speaking Thursday at an event to celebrate 241st anniversary of the US Independence Day...

Saturday, July 8, 2017, 12:00 AM

Murenzi set to organise one-week photo exhibition

Local photographer, David Berg Murenzi, is set to host a photography exhibition at Impact Hub in Kigali from July 21 to 28. Dubbed The State of Hope photography exhibition, it will feature sixty (60) photos and a film screening. The 25-minute film, also called State of Hope, reflects on the...

Thursday, July 6, 2017, 12:00 AM

Friends of Jesus Choir support needy families

THE Friends of Jesus Choir of Kigali English Church, a Seventh Day Adventist church based in Kibagabaga, on Sunday reached out to the poor in a social responsibility activity at Gahanga sector, Kicukiro District. The 30-member choir, accompanied by church elders, offered 29 goats and 150 medical...

Wednesday, July 5, 2017, 12:00 AM

What mothers should eat after giving birth

After giving birth, many mothers suffer with lots of responsibilities looking after the new-born baby and end up forgetting about their own health. However, experts say this is not healthy as mothers need as much care for themselves as they ought to provide to their babies. Medics advise that...

Monday, July 3, 2017, 12:00 AM

I was told I didn't have the looks to be a TV presenter- Ronnie Pop

Ronald Gwebawaya, commonly known as Ronnie Pop, is a host of RTV Sunday Live at Rwanda Television. He landed the job this month after being sacked from Royal TV due to reasons he says were not clear to him. The young graduate of Mass Communication from United Media Consultants and Trainers (UMCT...

Saturday, July 1, 2017, 12:00 AM

Gizubizo Ministries for Tanzania mission

Gospel singers Gisubizo Ministries from Kimironko-based Four Square church will perform in a gospel concert scheduled to take place in Mwanza, Tanzania. The 40-member ministry was invited earlier this week to take part in a gospel event dubbed “Mkutano Mukubwa Wa Injili”, where they will lead...

Saturday, July 1, 2017, 12:00 AM

What you should know before considering to wean your baby

Weaning is that period when a child stops breastfeeding. According to medics, weaning is the gradual replacement of breastfeeding with other foods or simply the first time a baby takes food from a source other than their mother’s breast. The World Health Organization recommends exclusive...

Monday, June 26, 2017, 12:00 AM

Child Fund Rwanda to continue supporting children in realization of their rights

Child Fund Rwanda has pledged to continue supporting children in understanding and enjoying their rights. The commitment was made during the celebrations to mark the International Day of African Child, also known as the Day of the African Child. The organization celebrated the day with children...

Sunday, June 25, 2017, 12:00 AM

Rwanda’s top MICE facilities key conference ‘pull factors’

Easy accessibility, connectivity and the availability of state-of-the art conferencing facilities are some of the aspects that are attracting international summits to Kigali, according to the Rwanda Development Board (RDB) chief operating officer, Emmanuel Hategeka. The latest event was Coca-Cola...

Tuesday, June 20, 2017, 12:00 AM

Why you should pay attention to chest pain

Chest pain is one of the most common reasons people visit the emergency room. It may vary depending on the intensity and duration. Chest pain also varies depending on the person since the pain can be caused by a range of complications. Some people might experience dizziness, lightheadedness,...

Monday, June 19, 2017, 12:00 AM

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