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Rwanda | Muhanga: security Women prove to be vigorous

Rwanda Muhanga security Women

 More young girls join a security cooperative to join their strength with men to create safe area despite complications and cultural background, Muhanga District authority revealed  Women who do night patrols say that it is a job like any other job though other women who are not in this cooperative say this work is not […]

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Rwanda | Rutsiro: Dutabarane cooperative promotes reconciliation

Mukarutesi, a mother of five and a resident from Kivumu sector, Kabujenje cell, Bitare village in Rutsiro district revealed this when she was officially starting “Dutabarane” cooperative in 2006. Dutabarane cooperative is made of genocide survivors, those who helped Mukarutesi to survive and genocide participants. “This became possible because of the human heart I possess […]

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Rwanda | Juru: giving birth in the health centers is their objective

Juru health center

Residents in Juru sector in Bugesera district said that pregnant women made giving birth in health centers their objective. Jeannette Mbabazi a mother who attended antenatal services at Juru health center said that attending antenatal reduces death of children and their mothers who are born at home. She said that there was a sensitization to […]

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Rwanda : I was a walking corpse, a diaspora Genocide Widow says

I was a walking

Immaculée Mukantaganira laying wreath on a US Embassy remembrance stone of its workers killed during the 1994 Genocide of Tutsis Immaculée lost her husband in the terrible massacre of Rwandan Tutsis in 1994, as the US Embassy to Kigali commemorated and honored their 25 workers killed during the mayhem on 12th April 2012; she had […]

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Rwanda | Rural woman earns over 800.000francs per month

The monthly income of Dancilla Mukangerageze is a take away package, that can be earned by just a few, an amount rarely earned by an official sitting in ministerial offices or a doctor who works tirelessly throughout the nights. The 50-year -old Mukangerageze is an ordinary woman in Masoro Village, Rulindo district, Northern Province of […]

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Rwanda | Lack of balanced diet affects mother, child

Pregnant women in Gicumbi district in the Northern Province are being called upon to eat well because this has an effect on the health of the unborn child. According to the discussion with Dr. Fred Muhairwe the head of Byumba Hospital said that malnutrition of a pregnant woman has negative effects to the brain of […]

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Rwanda | Ngoma: men desert their wives

Five men left there lawfully married women and children in Mutenderi sector and took other women to settle in other provinces of Rwanda, it is reported. All these men and women disappeared in not more than one week and people are wondering because it has never happened before. However it is said that these people […]

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Rwanda: illegal marriage cause family conflicts

Hakuzimana Vianney and Uzamukunda Beatrice

While the government sensitize people to marry and get married legally, those who married before the law are happy and those who didn’t are having their own share of family conflicts. Vianney Hakuzimana and Beatrice Uzamukunda have been married illegally with two children and other two from outside the wedlock. Conflicts are hot where each […]

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Rwanda | Nyamasheke: Confidence made her victorious

Rwanda Marie Florentine Hategekimana

 Knowing that she is capable of the best is the driving factor that made Marie Florentine Hategekimana to pass well in all her studies and be rewarded by Imbuto Foundation. She was given the award for being the best girl student in the National Examinations three times and that is in Primary, O’ levels and […]

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Rwanda : A woman with a waist of about 97 cm is at a risk

A woman with a

  Women are advised to watch their weight and especially the waist fat and never to exceed 94 cm because they might risk having diabetes, according to Dr. Alfred Rutagengwa the director of ADEPR Hospital in Nyamata.   “Though diabetes can be caused by many different things, too much waist fat can trigger it” he […]

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The tale of a sexually abused Woman

The tale of a sexually abused Woman

Leonille Mukeshima is a resident of Gihundwe cell, Kamembe sector in Rusizi district who went through both physical and psychological […]

Rwanda best place for women in Africa

Rwanda best place for women in Africa

  According to the World Economic Forum (WEF) gender gap report released yesterday, Rwanda is the best country to live […]

Burera: Hatangirijwe gahunda ya “Inshuti Mu Kwigira”

Burera: Hatangirijwe gahunda ya “Inshuti Mu Kwigira”

Inama y’igihugu y’abagore (CNF) yatangije gahunda yitwa “Inshuti Mu Kwigira” igamije gukura mu bukene abagore batishoboye nabo bakazamuka bakaba babasha […]

Kamonyi: Bamwe bagore bagaragaje ko bagifite imbogamizi zo kwiteza imbere

Ubwo bizihizaga umunsi w’umugore wo mu cyaro tariki 25/10/2014, nyuma y’umuganda usoza ukwezi k’Ukwakira, abagore bo mu murenge wa Rugarika […]

Women in the construction sector

Despite that women have made it in some occupations traditionally occupied by men, the construction sector remains overwhelmingly male dominated. […]

Ngororero: kugira ngo yubahirize inshingano ze, umugore wo mu cyaro akeneye amazi meza

Ku munsi mpuzamahanga wahariwe umugore wo mu cyaro, wizihijwe kuwa 25 Ukwakira 2014, abaturage b’umurenge wa Hindiro mu karere ka […]