Monthly Archives: December 2012

See you in 2037, five audacious decades after 1987

There is something surreal about this morning. There is that feeling you get and wonder where you are, after a night’s sleep. Maybe it’s yesterday’s celebrations of RPF’s silver jubilee. 25 years since 1987, yet it looks like only the … Continue reading

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Give it to the Chinese for their hard work!

December 16th 2012 Imagine somebody cutting down 700 of Rwanda’s 1000 hills! It’d mean that instead of being the land of a thousand hills, the country would be known as the land of 300 hills. And, no doubt, such an … Continue reading

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Inyumba, RPF embodiment, was out of this world

When baby Inyumba came into this world, we were here. For that, sadly, we took her as one of the many kids around the block, in the sprawling refugee settlement of Nshungerezi. We did not notice her special gift, even … Continue reading

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Rwandans will not be diverted from their course, hata wakonde…..

Time was when Great Britain (GB) was admired for its famous stiff upper lip, when it could not be rattled by “jolly little things, old chap.” Those were the days when a Sir Winston Churchill could not go back on … Continue reading

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