Joselyne Uwase

When Uwase’s star shined bright at Batumi Chess Olympiad

Joselyne Uwase, 15, was tense when hesitantly sauntering towards one of the back entrances to Makuza Peace Plaza, an upscale mixed-use urban development in Kigali, on the evening of September 17 with her big brother and a friend. The youngster fully understood the purpose of their unusual late...

Sunday, October 7, 2018 - 11:04am

Rwanda leaves Chess Olympiad 2018 two titles rich, optimistic over future

By the end of the 43rd Chess Olympiad 2018 on Friday the World Chess Federation (FIDE) confirmed two titles on two Rwandan teenage girls, which makes Kevin Ganza, the Rwanda chess federation president, optimistic about the future of the game in the country. The latest Chess Olympiad, the main team...

Friday, October 5, 2018 - 6:40pm

Chess Olympiad 2018: It’s do-or-die against Tanzania as Uwase eyes WFM title

Today: Round 10 Women: Rwanda vs Tanzania Layola Murara Umuhoza vs Asha Kondo     Joselyne Uwase (1551) vs Bertha Samson                Aline Niyonsaba vs Zahabiyah Ebrahim (1217)   ...

Thursday, October 4, 2018 - 12:09pm

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