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A Blueprint for Reviving Rwanda media

    The baby and the bathwater   The year was 2010, we were faced with a dilemma in Rwanda media. How could we get rid of the bathwater without throwing out the baby? The Baby was the nascent Rwandan … Continue reading

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How Africans lost their football identity

Football identity reflects national identity   Why is African football in a slump? There was a time when many people predicted a great future for African football, Pele said an African team would win the World Cup by 2000, but … Continue reading

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HOW TO KILL YOUR BRAND IN RECORD TIME

    A recent incident at Cocobean, a popular nightspot in Kigali highlights how Rwandans need to wake up to this new digital age. First of all, Cocobean should not exist, it is a death-trap in violation of almost every … Continue reading

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Democracy, Sports and the body politic stripped bare

    Arsenal deal I wanted to write purely about democracy this week, but the Arsenal kit deal dominated the news, so I found a way to marry the two stories as they are linked. The backlash was delayed but … Continue reading

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The Sentry Bird

What is the role of the press? I was recently on my usual show on Kiss FM when the subject of the media in Rwanda was discussed. The host posed me a question. Can the press in Rwanda hold government … Continue reading

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Love Jones vs Love and Basketball

Love Jones vs Love and Basketball I miss the 90’s, we had segregation but at least we had diversity. Instead of giving us parts in mainstream films they gave us our own film market. We made a big deal of … Continue reading

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Patricia’s Story

To Forgive is Divine http://kisstv.rw/business-today-08-04-2018/ Patricia’s Story   This is the time of year that we are humbled, in hearing the testimonies of survivors we see the myriad ways in which the events of 1994 present new problems. The story … Continue reading

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