Category: Business

Samantha MBONABUCA INARUKUNDO, among the Women in Africa Initiative WIA54 winners 2020!

Samantha MBONABUCA INARUKUNDO is the founder and Executive Director of TwoFiveSeven Arts; the first ever permanent art gallery in Burundi...

Huguette KAZENEZA: What if one day I become the first Female President of Burundi?

Huguette KAZENEZA was born in Gihanga on January 31, 1989 in a middle class family as she affirms. In secondary school, she studied at the...

The fabulous story of Ambassador Liberat MFUMUKEKO, the 5th Secretary General of the East African Community

Ambassador Liberat MFUMUKEKO. ©DR Ambassador Liberat MFUMUKEKO is the 5th Secretary General of the East African Community. He was...

Jean Marie NIZIGIYIMANA is making pavement tiles from plastic waste!

Plastic waste is one of the types of solid wastes which are of national and global concern nowadays. In this regard, Jean Marie...

Burundians in the Diaspora: Mickey SIMBAKWIRA towards a great future in food and entertainment business

Mickey SIMBAKWIRA is 24 years old. He was born on August 22, 1995 in Bujumbura, Burundi. He currently works as a safety consultant for a...

Carine KANDERI : The lady to whom stones meant beauty !

Carine KANDERI, holding a frame of a Burundian Drummer made with painted stones.©akeza.net Carine KANDERI has a law degree. She defines...

Burundians in the Diaspora: Meet Dr Jeanine NTIHIRAGEZA, lecturer at Northeastern Illinois University of Chicago

©DR Born in Rumeza, Bururi province in 1961, Doctor Jeanine NTIHIRAGEZA studied English Language and Literature at the University of...

“Disability is not inability”! Vianney Saïdi Baseka is producing hygienic products despite his disability.

Vianney Saïdi Baseka had an accident after his university studies and was disabled. Despite his disability, he didn’t get desperate....

Gad Niyomukunzi, the man who is making flowers and decorative items from plastic flasks

Every year, it is estimated that 4 to 12 million metric tons of plastic waste end up in the oceans. Hence, plastic waste is dangerous to...

5 Simple Steps to Spend Less and Save More

Do you ever find yourself broke by the 20th of the month? Do you ever feel that your salary is not enough to take you to the last day of...