RSS feed - INYARWANDA.COMhttps://eng.inyarwanda.comEntertainment and Peopleen-usCopyright (C) 2024 - Inyarwanda.comRwanda's Alliah Cool Named International Peace Icon AwardeeRwandan film star Isimbi Alliance, also known as Alliah Cool, has been named among the honorees for the “100 Most Notable Peace Icons Africa” conference. This prestigious event, which highlights influential figures in various fields, will take place from August 1 to August 4, 2024, at the Kigali Marriott Hotel., 01 Jan 1970 02:00:00 +0200Top African Producer Phantom Collaborates with BwizaNigerian music producer Phantom, renowned as one of Africa's top producers, has been in Kigali for two days working with Rwandan singer Bwiza., 01 Jan 1970 02:00:00 +0200NEC Announces Preliminary Results for Presidential and Parliamentary ElectionsThe National Electoral Commission (NEC) announced preliminary results for the Presidential and Parliamentary elections on Thursday, July 18, 2024. President Paul Kagame achieved a resounding victory, securing 99.18% of the vote, with 8,822,794 votes. His competitors, Frank Habineza and Philippe Mpayimana, received 0.50% and 0.32% of the vote., 01 Jan 1970 02:00:00 +0200Sonia Mugabo: Fashion Icon Dresses President Kagame for Campaign SeasonRenowned fashion designer Sonia Mugabo has made waves in the fashion world with her stylish creations admired by many. Recently, she celebrated her significant role in Rwanda's presidential and parliamentary elections by dressing President Paul Kagame and his wife, Jeannette Kagame., 01 Jan 1970 02:00:00 +0200Producer Lick Lick Returns to Kigali Renowned producer Mbabazi Lick, famously known as Lick Lick, has returned to Kigali for a unique project, focusing on creating music for various artists, especially rappers. Known for his role in elevating artists like The Ben, Meddy, and K8 Kavuyo, Lick Lick is set to spend over a week in Rwanda, working with numerous musicians., 01 Jan 1970 02:00:00 +0200Ugandan Comedians to Perform in Kigali Celebrating President Kagame's VictoryRenowned Ugandan comedians, Teacher Mampire and Dr. Hillary Okello, are set to perform in Kigali at the 'Gen-Z Comedy' show on July 25, 2024. This event celebrates Paul Kagame's recent election victory as President of Rwanda., 01 Jan 1970 02:00:00 +0200Paul Kagame and First Lady Jeannette Cast Votes in Kagugu, GasaboRwandan presidential candidate Paul Kagame, representing the RPF-Inkotanyi, cast his vote in Gasabo District, Kigali City., 01 Jan 1970 02:00:00 +0200Joy for 'Ndandambara' as He Performs at Gen-Z Comedy with Minister UtumatwishimaRenowned artist Nsabimana Léonard, famous for his hit song “Ndandambara,” performed for hundreds at the 'Gen-Z Comedy' show, an event attended by the Minister of Youth and Culture, Dr. Utumatwishima Jean Nepo Abdallah., 01 Jan 1970 02:00:00 +0200APR FC to Face Azam FC in Tanzania for CAF Champions LeagueIn a surprising turn of events, APR FC has been drawn against Tanzania's Azam FC for the upcoming CAF Champions League matches. The draw, which took place on Thursday, July 11, 2024, in Egypt, has set the stage for an exciting regional clash., 01 Jan 1970 02:00:00 +0200Full of Confidence! Paul Kagame Trusts Gakenke Residents for Election VictoryOn Thursday, July 11, 2024, Presidential candidate Paul Kagame addressed over 200,000 supporters at the Nyarutovu Site in Gakenke, expressing confidence in their continued support based on their shared 30-year journey. Kagame's campaign events will proceed to Gasabo on Friday and Kicukiro on Saturday., 01 Jan 1970 02:00:00 +0200Cyusa Ibrahim's New Song "Twatsinze" Inspired by President Kagame's SpeechTraditional music artist Cyusa Ibrahim has released the music video for his new song "Twatsinze," inspired by a speech by presidential candidate Paul Kagame during his campaign in Nyarugenge District on June 25, 2024., 01 Jan 1970 02:00:00 +0200Adrien Misigaro Drops New Song Ahead of Kigali ReturnGospel artist Adrien Misigaro, based in the United States, has released the music video for his new song "Ya Majwi," the fourth track on his fifth album, "Ninjye ubivuze" which he's been working on for some time., 01 Jan 1970 02:00:00 +0200Know Your History - Paul Kagame Tells Miss Naomie the Meaning of Being a LionOn Tuesday, July 9, 2024, Presidential candidate Paul Kagame addressed Miss Rwanda 2020, Nishimwe Naomie, and others in a discussion emphasizing the importance of understanding Rwanda's history to secure its future progress. This dialogue took place at the historic Mulindi w’Intwari in Byumba, a site significant for Rwanda's liberation struggle., 01 Jan 1970 02:00:00 +0200SKOL Brewery Unveils New Non-Alcoholic Drink ‘Maltona’On Monday, July 8, 2024, SKOL Brewery Ltd proudly launched its new non-alcoholic beverage, ‘Maltona’, made from cereals and other natural ingredients., 01 Jan 1970 02:00:00 +0200Teta Cyuzuzo Leads Miss Black Festival VotingLisa Teta Cyuzuzo, contestant number 52, has maintained her lead in the Miss Black Festival voting for over two weeks., 01 Jan 1970 02:00:00 +0200Bahati Makaca Invests Over 13 Million Frw in Star-Studded FilmRenowned artist Habiyambere Jean Baptiste, popularly known as Bahati Makaca, has announced the upcoming release of his new series "Diaspora," which he has been working on for nearly two years with an investment exceeding 13 million Rwandan Francs., 01 Jan 1970 02:00:00 +0200Kigali: Apostle Arome Osayi Leads Powerful Crusade, Chryso Ndasingwa Performs, RCN Church LaunchedIn a remarkable event held on 4th July 2024 in Kigali, Apostle Arome Osayi, the founder and Senior Pastor of Remnant Christian Network, led a powerful evangelical crusade that resulted in the salvation of over 20 souls and left attendees singing praises for the miracles they witnessed., 01 Jan 1970 02:00:00 +0200The death of Beloved Coach Jean de Dieu Ntirenganya Marks a Significant Loss for Rwandan FootballOn 4h July, the Rwandan football community was struck with grief as news broke of the passing of Jean de Dieu Ntirenganya, a prominent figure in football development in Gatsibo. His death has left many, especially those who knew him and benefited from his guidance, in deep sorrow., 01 Jan 1970 02:00:00 +0200#Kwibohora30: Our Value is Untouchable - President Paul KagameIn a grand ceremony celebrating 30 years since Rwanda's Liberation Day and the end of the 1994 Genocide against the Tutsi, President Paul Kagame delivered a poignant message to Rwandans, emphasizing their intrinsic value and asserting that it is irremovable., 01 Jan 1970 02:00:00 +0200Rwanda's Aime Uwimana to Perform in USA Concert Hosted by Nice NdatabayeRenowned worship artist Aime Uwimana is set to perform again in the United States at a highly anticipated concert organized by fellow artist Nice Ndatabaye. The concert, "Intimate Worship Session 2," will take place in Indianapolis, Indiana, on August 18, 2024. Aime Uwimana from Rwanda and Adrien Misigaro, based in the US, are the special guests., 01 Jan 1970 02:00:00 +0200Eliane Umuhire Reveals Journey to Acting with Lupita Nyong’o and Djimon HounsouRwandan actress Umuhire Eliane has landed a role in the Hollywood film ‘A Quiet Place: Day One,’ joining stars like Lupita Nyong’o and Djimon Hounsou. This opportunity came through her UK-based agent who notified her about the casting call., 01 Jan 1970 02:00:00 +0200Miss Rwanda Contestant Juru Ornella Tries Again in Miss Black FestivalJuru Ornella, a singer who previously competed in Miss Rwanda 2019, is among 57 contestants vying to be one of 10 finalists heading to Dubai for the Miss Black Festival. This is the inaugural year for the competition, which began with online submissions and saw over 400 girls from around the world register., 01 Jan 1970 02:00:00 +0200Nirere Shanel Teams Up with Ivorian Band to Rally Rwandans Behind Paul KagameRwandan singer Nirere Shanel, known for hits like "Atura," has returned to the spotlight with a new anthem encouraging Rwandans to continue supporting President Paul Kagame, citing transformative achievements under his leadership., 01 Jan 1970 02:00:00 +0200Kirehe: Paul Kagame of FPR-Inkotanyi Warmly Welcomed by Over 200,000 ResidentsChairman of FPR Inkotanyi, Paul Kagame, continued his presidential campaign in the Eastern Province, Kirehe District, after canvassing in the Northern, Western, Southern provinces, and Kigali City., 01 Jan 1970 02:00:00 +0200Tonzi, Gaby, and Theo Unite to Praise God for President Kagame - VIDEOThree prominent gospel artists, Tonzi, Gaby Kamanzi, and Theo Bosebabireba, have come together to release a new song titled "Rwanda Shima." The song expresses their profound gratitude to God for blessing Rwanda with a remarkable leader, President Paul Kagame., 01 Jan 1970 02:00:00 +0200Tour operators say government led initiatives have led to increased tourism revenueTour and travel operators are saying the government led initiatives and strategies like visa free and participation in global tourism fairs has led to an increase in tourism revenue., 01 Jan 1970 02:00:00 +0200Our Security is Impenetrable - President KagameOver 200,000 people, predominantly members of the FPR-Inkotanyi, gathered at the Rusizi Stadium to welcome the party's candidate, Paul Kagame, along with representatives from eight allied political parties., 01 Jan 1970 02:00:00 +0200Dr. Frank Habineza Promises Agricultural Fund for Nyanza Residents if ElectedOn Thursday, June 27, 2024, Dr. Frank Habineza, the presidential candidate from the Green Party, continued his campaign activities in the Southern Province, specifically in the Busoro sector of Nyanza district. This marked the second site in the Southern Province that the Green Party candidate visited during his campaign trail., 01 Jan 1970 02:00:00 +0200Melodie, Senderi, Knowless Electrify 420,000+ in Huye and Nyamagabe for Kagame's CampaignTop Rwandan musicians Bruce Melodie, Senderi, and Butera Knowless thrilled over 420,000 attendees in Huye and Nyamagabe districts. This grand event was part of the campaign for FPR-Inkotanyi’s presidential candidate, Paul Kagame, on Thursday, June 27, 2024. These rallies were held at Nyagisenyi Stadium in Nyamagabe and another venue in Huye., 01 Jan 1970 02:00:00 +0200He Demands Over 650 Million RWF For Performance! Asake Plans Gig in KigaliNigerian music sensation Ahmed Ololade, popularly known as Asake, might be performing in Kigali for the first time later this year. Known for his hit song 'Lonely on Top,' Asake is a highly sought-after artist, and securing his performance requires a substantial financial commitment., 01 Jan 1970 02:00:00 +0200Kevin Kade Teams Up with Marioo and The Ben for Hit CollaborationsRising Rwandan artist Kevin Kade, known for his hit "Jugumila," is making significant strides in his music career. He is currently working on a new track with Tanzanian heavyweight Marioo and popular Rwandan artist The Ben. This collaboration marks an important milestone for Kevin, as he joins forces with renowned names in the music industry., 01 Jan 1970 02:00:00 +0200New Generation Artists Revamp Iconic Song “Intsinzi”On June 25, 2024, new-generation artists Mugisha Benjamin (The Ben), Yvan Muziki, and Ingabire Deborah, known as Marina, released a modern rendition of the classic song “Intsinzi” originally by the legendary Mariya Yohana. This release coincides with the campaign kickoff of presidential candidate Paul Kagame, which began on June 22, 2024., 01 Jan 1970 02:00:00 +0200President Kagame Explains Significance of Political Parties Joining FPR-InkotanyiPaul Kagame, the FPR-Inkotanyi’s presidential candidate, addressed the alliance with other political parties, emphasizing that it does not signify weakness. On Monday, June 24, 2024, during a campaign rally at Ngororero District Stadium, President Kagame spoke on the third day of the campaign activities leading up to July 14-15, 2024 elections., 01 Jan 1970 02:00:00 +0200FPR-Inkotanyi Consoles Bereaved Family in Rubavu TragedyOn June 23, 2024, the Ministry of Local Government announced that one person died and 37 others were injured in a stampede at the exit gate of a campaign rally for the FPR-Inkotanyi party in Rubavu., 01 Jan 1970 02:00:00 +0200Bull Dogg Salutes President Kagame, Acknowledges Israel Mbonyi's Rising FameRenowned Rwandan rapper Malik Bertrand Ndayishimiye, better known as Bull Dogg, recently commended President Kagame, noting that gospel artist Israel Mbonyi is the only one attempting to follow in his footsteps in terms of fame, albeit with a significant gap., 01 Jan 1970 02:00:00 +0200REG VS's Muvara Ronald Legally Weds Umuhoza Mariam After 7-Year CourtshipMuvara Ronald, a key player for REG Volleyball Club and the national team, celebrated a significant milestone with his partner Umuhoza Mariam, culminating a seven-year romance. The couple's journey began during their time at Rusumo High School, blossoming into a deep bond that has endured through their respective careers and personal growth., 01 Jan 1970 02:00:00 +0200Diamond's Love Legacy: Tanasha Donna Arrives in Kigali, Reveals Insights - VIDEOTanasha Donna, a renowned model and artist, shared that despite her split from Diamond Platnumz, they have maintained a strong friendship due to their shared bond and his significant influence on her life., 01 Jan 1970 02:00:00 +0200There was a misunderstanding! Tanasha Donna Reveals Why She Didn't Arrive in KigaliModel and artist Tanasha Donna, known for her beauty and talent in Kenya, experienced a scheduling mix-up regarding her first trip to Kigali. She was set to arrive at Kigali International Airport on Wednesday, June 19, 2024, but those waiting for her were left in suspense., 01 Jan 1970 02:00:00 +0200Bruce Melodie and DJ Marnaud to Perform in Belgium with 1.3M Frw Tickets!Rwandan artists Bruce Melodie and DJ Marnaud are set to headline their first major concert in Brussels, Belgium, where tickets are selling for up to 1.3 million Rwandan Francs. This marks one of the most expensive concerts for Bruce Melodie, known for his association with the label 1:55 AM, compared to his previous performances., 01 Jan 1970 02:00:00 +0200Award-Winning and Pursuing a PhD: Israel Mbonyi Returns to Kigali with PraisesRenowned gospel artist Israel Mbonyi returned to Kigali, Rwanda, with an award following a successful concert in Belgium. Mbonyi, famous for his hit song "Nina Siri," landed at Kigali International Airport on this Wednesday, June 19, 2024, after delivering a memorable performance in Europe., 01 Jan 1970 02:00:00 +0200Abera Martina Joins Elite Group of Journalists Who Interviewed President KagameYoung journalist Abera Martina Kabagambe, who will be voting for the first time, co-hosted an interview with President Kagame alongside the Director General of the Rwanda Broadcasting Agency (RBA), Barore Cleophas., 01 Jan 1970 02:00:00 +0200President Kagame on Youth’s Role, Election Significance and Rwanda’s FuturePresident Paul Kagame emphasized the importance of youth involvement in nation-building during a press conference led by RMC Head and RBA Director, Barore Cléophas and Abera Martina, on June 17, 2024. He encouraged young Rwandans to think critically about their life goals and how to implement their education for personal and national benefit., 01 Jan 1970 02:00:00 +0200Heineken-Sponsored Event! Tanasha Donna's Kigali Concerts Are a Must-See!Kenyan model and singer Tanasha Donna Oketch, popularly known as Tanasha Donna, is set to make her debut performance in Kigali. She will share the stage with renowned DJ Arnold Ishimwe, known as Dj Toxxyk, in two concerts sponsored by Heineken, brewed by Bralirwa., 01 Jan 1970 02:00:00 +0200Fleury, Bahavu's Husband, Fulfills Acting DreamsNdayirukiye Fleury, the husband of Usanase Bahavu Jannet, has begun his journey into acting after years of contributing to film production and direction. His writing and dedication to cinematography have significantly enhanced many films, leading Bahavu to become an outstanding actress in the industry., 01 Jan 1970 02:00:00 +0200Ministry of Education, Umwalimu SACCO and Mobile Money Rwanda Partner to Launch #DusangireLunch CampaignThe Ministry of Education, in partnership with MobiFle Money Rwanda and Umwalimu SACCO, is thrilled to introduce the #DusangireLunch campaign that started as # NdiReady campaign. This initiative aims to educate parents and communities about the importance of providing nutritious meals to every child in school., 01 Jan 1970 02:00:00 +0200X Dealer Acquitted of The Ben's Theft ChargesNdagijimana Eric, known as X Dealer, who was facing a two-year prison sentence requested by the prosecution on charges filed by Mugisha Benjamin (The Ben), has been acquitted by the Nyarugenge Primary Court., 01 Jan 1970 02:00:00 +0200Shaffy, Kitoko and Emmy Team Up for Exciting New ProjectArtist Kalisa Uzabumwana Shariff, known as Shaffy, announced a new song collaboration with fellow musicians Kitoko Bibarwa Patrick (Kitoko) and Emmanuel Nsengiyumva (Emmy), all based in the United States., 01 Jan 1970 02:00:00 +0200Riderman Reveals How Family Saved His Music Career - VIDEOThe journey in the music industry is often fraught with challenges. Many artists, both locally in Rwanda and internationally, have spoken out about the immense pressures they face, sometimes leading to severe depression and thoughts of quitting music altogether. The societal reception and harsh criticism they encounter can be overwhelming., 01 Jan 1970 02:00:00 +0200Doctall Kingsley Thrills Kigali Crowd at Star-Studded Comedy Fest - VIDEODoctall Kingsley, also known as Ntakirutimana, brought an abundance of joy and laughter to his second performance in Rwanda at the Iwacu Summer Comedy Festival. The event, held at Expo Ground on Sunday, June 9, 2024, was marked by the warm reception he received on stage, captivating the audience with his comedic prowess., 01 Jan 1970 02:00:00 +0200Aline Gahongayire Announces Debut Belgium Concert!Renowned gospel singer Aline Gahongayire has announced her first concert in Belgium, set for October 5, 2024. This event marks a significant step in her musical journey, aiming to connect with her fans in the European country. The concert will be held at Thon Hotel Bristol Stephanie, promising an unforgettable evening of worship and praise., 01 Jan 1970 02:00:00 +0200;