A new visitor

The usual view from my office window is the back green to the rear of the Protestant Council building where a washing line displays anything from the guard's trousers to the table cloths from the r

School's out

Once again, end of term is on us and the streets are full with children who were there anyway as well as the ones that are happily without classes for the next two months.

Wedding day

We were off to a wedding yesterday. Getting married in Rwanda is no quick affair and with the civil ceremony over with during the week, yesterday was the big day at church.

Some numbers

Some of you may have noticed an item in the 'What's happening in Rwanda' section of our site. The Rwanda News Agency was reporting some figures from the latest UN Human Development Index.

An old friend

This week we were given a pleasant surprise with a visit from our old friend Aengus Stanley from Ireland. Except that Aengus hadn't come from Ireland this time but Kenya.

Tyred out

Cobblers. Rwanda doesn't have cobblers, but it does have men (never women) who sit by the side of the road or in the markets stitching and gluing.