When I grow up…

When I grow up…

By MRG Kids, this one is for you, coming from an old young lady. I would have wished to tell myself these things 10 to 11 years ago, when I was just starting high school. But that is not possible, so if you are in high school (Lycée, Cycle Supérieur) you are probably...
Existences volées

Existences volées

Par KZE En 2012, je suis rentrée au Burundi après 14 ans en Europe. J’avais des projets et des rêves pleins la tête, parce qu’initialement, j’avais effectué mon stage de fin d’études dans le pays et j’y avais flairé quelques opportunités...
My “plastic surgery” story

My “plastic surgery” story

By Lyne Growing up I was a skinny girl. I mean very skinny girl. Not to say I was anorexic or something like that because I was eating like a normal kid would. Also I was the tallest girl in the class and it made me very insecure. I was even taller than some guys in...
Cher Burundi

Cher Burundi

Je vais commencer par cette formule que je déteste tant… “Je ne sais pas par où commencer”. C’est ce qu’on dit à chaque fois, mais bon cela permet de remplir des lignes pour bien se lancer. Tu sais, avant, quand j’étais dans le...
Shy girl problems

Shy girl problems

…Umurundikazi It’s been 5 months. FIVE LONG MONTHS! When I first met him, he was the guy next-door. Physically attractive, but nothing too crazy (except for those lips, Gosh!!!) Custom-made suit, fresh haircut, killer smile, educated, smart, successful business man...