umuganura

Umuganura excites Rwandans in Uganda

The Rwandan community and friends of Rwanda in Uganda over the weekend celebrated the National Harvest Day (Umuganura), in Uganda, with many describing the event as an epitome of the Rwandan culture. The celebrations took place over the weekend in Wakyato, Nakaseke district at the countryside home...

Monday, August 6, 2018 - 8:51am

Hard lessons for a ‘wannabe’ farmer!

As we celebrated Umuganura in Rwanda, on Friday, my little sister Juliet, in the oil rich district of Hoima in mid-western Uganda was harassing me with calls; I knew what she wanted and decided I would return her call after the communal feasting in my hamlet of Niboye, Kicukiro. Juliet’s...

Sunday, August 5, 2018 - 12:08am

Rwandan community in Kenya celebrates Umuganura

Members of the Rwandan community living in Kenya on Friday gathered in Nairobi to celebrate harvest day locally known as Umuganura and lauded what the country has registered in terms of development and pledged to continue playing their part in the country’s development. The event was held at...

Saturday, August 4, 2018 - 11:50pm

Rwandans celebrate Umuganura

The Minister for Sports and Culture has called on Rwandans to work together to contribute to the country’s development programmes, encouraging citizens to preserve the culture of sharing their harvests. Julienne Uwacu delivered the message yesterday at the National Harvest Day (Umuganura)...

Saturday, August 4, 2018 - 12:55am

Umuganura 2018: Urukerereza impresses, showcases Rwanda’s traditional dances

Rwanda celebrated the National Harvest Day, Umuganura, yesterday. The main event was held in Nyanza District, Southern Province, but there were celebrations across the country. In Nyanza, the national ballet Urukerereza performed different Rwandan traditional dances. Each of the dances has a...

Saturday, August 4, 2018 - 12:08am

Rwanda celebrates Umuganura today

Today, all roads will lead to Nyanza District, Southern Province as Rwandans celebrate the National Harvest Day. And, for those who cannot make it, the celebrations will be at the sector and village levels across the country. Umuganura is a day of Thanksgiving – to appreciate the year...

Friday, August 3, 2018 - 9:31am

Sauti Sol’s no show leaves fans disappointed

FESPAD, the week-long dance festival of celebration, color and regional integration was unveiled at the Amahoro Stadium parking Sunday night. At the same event, activities to mark the National Harvest Day (Umuganura) 2018 were officially launched. Minister Julienne Uwacu speaks during the10th...

Tuesday, July 31, 2018 - 11:40am

Youth challenged to embrace Umuganura

As Rwanda celebrates the annual thanksgiving and harvest day, popularly known as Umuganura,  this week, senior officials have  challenged the young generation to actively participate in the celebrations and integrate culture in the country’s quest for sustainable development....

Sunday, July 29, 2018 - 11:47pm

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