Healing Worship Team to launch fifth album

Popular gospel choir, Healing Worship  will on March 3, release their latest album,“Ijwi ryawe,” during their live concert dubbed “My life is in your hands.” The launch is expected to take place at the Intare Conference and Events Arena in Rusororo and will attract...

Tuesday, February 5, 2019, 12:00 AM

Burera residents sensitised on environmentally-friendly stoves

Rwanda Energy Group (REG), in partnership with its stakeholders, Thursday carried out an awareness campaign in Burera District about safe and effective cooking using modern stoves. The event took place in Kinyababa sector and brought together REG staff, energy companies, local leaders and...

Saturday, February 2, 2019, 12:34 AM

FEATURED: REG steps up crackdown on electricity theft

Commercial electricity losses are still high with a percentage of around 6.5 of the electricity generated in the country and out of which a big percentage emanates from electricity theft. Stealing electricity has been around for a long time across the country. Most electrical theft crimes occur...

Tuesday, January 29, 2019, 12:41 AM

How community outreach programmes fight stigma for disabled school-goingchildren in Musanze

Parents in Musanze District raising children born with impairments had almost lost all hope in educating their children. Some are vulnerable and can’t afford to take their children to school. And those who can afford it are afraid to enrol their children because of one thing—stigma....

Wednesday, January 23, 2019, 12:00 AM

Tonzi drops 7th album

She is one of the most renowned names on the gospel music scene in Rwanda with six albums to her name, but Clementine Uwitonze is not about to stop. Commonly known by her stage name Tonzi, Uwitonze continues to show her aptitude and commitment to the growth of gospel music industry in the...

Monday, January 14, 2019, 12:23 AM

South African gospel singer expected to perform in Kigali

Renowned South African gospel singer and member of Spirit of Praise choir, Papane Bulwane, is expected in Kigali, come July. The worship group was established in 2008, and serves as a platform to introduce new artistes and to help launch their careers. During his visit, Papane will stage a...

Thursday, January 10, 2019, 7:34 PM

FEATURED: How electrification is changing livelihoods of Ngoma residents

Ngoma District is one of the districts of the Eastern Province that are currently benefiting from the ongoing electrification project funded by the Belgian Government with an aim to improve access to reliable on-grid electricity services for households and priority public institutions. The project...

Wednesday, January 9, 2019, 12:00 AM

FEATURED: How electrification is changing livelihoods of Ngoma residents

Ngoma District is one of the districts of the Eastern Province that are currently benefiting from the ongoing electrification project funded by the Belgian Government with an aim to improve access to reliable on-grid electricity services for households and priority public institutions. The project...

Tuesday, January 8, 2019, 9:38 PM

True Promises Ministries excites gospel enthusiasts

It was the show that preceded all gospel musical events of 2019, as hundreds of revellers filled up Kigali Serena Hotel’s Big Tent to grace the ‘Himbaza Live Concert’ on Sunday, January 6. The event, that ushered gospel music fans into the New Year, was organised by True Promises...

Tuesday, January 8, 2019, 12:00 AM

FEATURED: How access to electricity is improving citizens welfare in Kayonza district

Residents of Kabarondo, Murama and Kabare sectors in Kayonza district are reaping big from a project which aims to improve access to reliable on-grid electricity services for households and priority public institutions in the Eastern province. The project has benefited eight schools, three water...

Friday, December 28, 2018, 8:12 AM

‘I am the future’ finalists revealed

Six out of 38 contestants of “I am the future” on Saturday night qualified to go through to the grand finale slated for December 29 at Kigali Conference and Exhibition Village. The finalists were revealed during the third eviction held on Saturday at Hotel de Milles Kiyovu at 6pm...

Monday, December 24, 2018, 1:07 AM

Upcoming artistes shine at 2018 Groove Awards

The winners of this year’s Groove Awards were unveiled on Sunday night in Kigali. This annual ceremony saw many up-and-coming artistes and worship teams awarded for the first time. Serge Iyamuremye was the night’s winner, bagging two top awards; ‘Worship Song of the Year’...

Wednesday, December 19, 2018, 12:00 AM

How students can benefit from Great Lakes Regional Moot Court Competition

Last week, University of Rwanda emerged second during the sixth Great Lakes Regional Moot Court Competition after losing to Moi University (Kenya) in the Anglophone category. In the Francophone category, University of Goma beat University of Kinshasa both from DR Congo. Represented by Marie Gisele...

Tuesday, December 18, 2018, 9:17 PM

Youth urged to uphold good Pan-African values

Young members of the Rwandan chapter of Pan-African Movement have been urged to uphold good values as the basis to bring sustainable transformation to Rwanda and Africa in general. This is one of key messages delivered on Sunday evening by various panelists consisting of elders. The panelists...

Tuesday, December 18, 2018, 1:07 AM

Ambassadors of Christ in anti-drug concert

With the rise in drug abuse cases, and other risky behaviours among the youth in the country, Ambassadors of Christ has embarked on an extensive anti-drug abuse awareness campaign. The gospel group has organised a concert dubbed, “Dufatane Urunana”, at Kigali Exhibition and Conference...

Wednesday, December 12, 2018, 8:40 PM

FEATURED: Access to electricity is boosting commerce in Rubavu District

Bordering with the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC), Rubavu District has been developed in infrastructure to boost cross border trade between citizens of both regions. Roads, markets among other facilities have been constructed around the city of Gisenyi. Since last year, the business people...

Wednesday, December 12, 2018, 12:06 PM

FEATURED: Shram Impex Ltd launches E-commerce platform

Shram Impex Ltd has launched an online platform to help consumers get the necessary products easily without making long distance to markets or trading centres. Launched last Friday on December 7, 2018, https://starmartz.com web portal is a new platform that will ensure consumers get...

Monday, December 10, 2018, 1:16 AM

FEATURED: How Meril Life Science Products and services improve lives of people in Rwanda and across the globe…

Meril Life Sciences Pvt. Ltd, a company based in India, has been supporting the surgical community with not only products but also by training support with access to some of the world’s latest technologies and support to outreach programmes carried out in African Continent as well as across...

Monday, December 10, 2018, 1:10 AM

Weya Viatora showcases potential at debut album launch

With most of her songs written in English and a few in Kinyarwanda, Weya Viatora is considered one of Rwanda’s talented artistes that could break into international ranks in future. The Green Ferry Music artiste proved just that when she launched her debut album Fire Flame on Saturday...

Sunday, December 9, 2018, 10:44 PM

Cameroon delegates in Rwanda on ICT study tour

A delegation from Cameroon is in the country to learn about the success use of ICT in the country. On Tuesday, the team met with Rwandan Telecenters Network operators in Nyamata sector, Bugesera District as part of their five-day mission in the country. The members of the delegation include...

Friday, December 7, 2018, 10:58 PM

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