Umwana w’i Mwaro

Umwana w’i Mwaro

By Nana Munyamwaro I’ve been thinking a lot about the expression “umwana w’i Mwaro” which usually means that you have somebody in a high position and therefore get to have some privileges when you go through that person. Well, it also refers to someone who...
Dutwenge canke dushavure?

Dutwenge canke dushavure?

Vyanditswe na Ihorimbere Judicaël Ngo des seins qui valent le PIB du Burundi…. Ngo ngw’iki? Murantunga si je ndabivuze, murambarize urya musémiologue yabivuze (Un sémiologue est un  spécialiste de sémiologie, science étudiant les systèmes de signes) . Muri...

Keza Mugisha

Written by MRG It is December 15, 2030 and Keza Mugisha is planning her exchange at the University of Cape Town. She is so excited, she wants to travel as much as possible while she is on exchange. She is going with her friends Sophie Lee, Malaika Bahru, Afia Smith,...

Fière d’être burundaise?

Ecrit par Michaelle Inamahoro Les langues, les langues, les langues! Qu’est ce qu’elle peuvent être compliquées!… J’arrive en France pour mes études. Je débarque, je suis accueillie par un membre de la famille qui habite ici depuis une bonne...

Unconsummed love

A man We met when we were still in high school. And it wasn’t love at first sight. There was no physical attraction. She was a friend of a friend, a pretty random person to me. She is a beautiful girl. Not the kind of beauty that strikes you and has you thinking...