Why I became a leadership coach

My Coach Jessie asked me, “Annet, why leadership and why should we even care about the subject?” My response was “how much time do you have, because it’s a long story?.” Give me a brief version” she said. In this article I share a bit of my response. I was born...

Friday, October 5, 2018 - 11:56am

Rwanda opted for a hybrid political system, and it is paying off

At the beginning of September 2018, Rwandans went to the polls to vote for Members of Parliament. The MPs, who took oath of office last week, have now officially begun their mandate. The entire election process of the legislators presented more proof of the milestones Rwanda has achieved in...

Wednesday, September 26, 2018 - 11:36pm

Why teacher leadership is the way to go

I think it is safe to say that Rwanda will meet its development agenda by 2020, given the fact that the primary players in the country’s development effort now have the missing piece of the puzzle. Still uplifted by the news about the new teacher training programme that is significant to...

Tuesday, September 25, 2018 - 9:54pm

2,000 school leaders to undertake ‘effective school leadership course’

The Ministry of Education has launched a diploma programme in effective school leadership that will see about 2,000 managers from 1,322 different schools trained by 2021. The programme was launched on Sunday in Rubavu District by the Minister of State in charge of primary and secondary education,...

Wednesday, September 19, 2018 - 12:22am

Mere mortals with an obligation to serve

There are various versions of this story, but the common elements are as follows: When the great emperor Marcus Aurelius ruled Rome, he was very concerned about not letting his enormous power go to his head. He was aware of the tendency of powerful men to get carried away by their power. It is...

Wednesday, August 29, 2018 - 11:12pm

Leaders sign Imihigo today

Local and central government leaders will today sign new performance contracts, best known as Imihigo, with the Head of State. The signing of the 2018/19 performance contracts will be combined with the presentation of an appraisal report from last year’s performance contracts. The 2017/18...

Monday, August 13, 2018 - 11:05am

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