Rwandan Women Drummers Win Global Award

The group that comprises of survivors and family members of perpetrators of the 1994 genocide were bestowed with an international award that honours outstanding accomplishments in conflict resolution, negotiation,community and peace building.

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Drumming for dancers (file photo).

  • Rwanda:   Rwandan Women Drummers Win Global Award

    New Times, 8 November 2012

    Ingoma Nshya Dance Troupe that comprises survivors of the 1994 Genocide against the Tutsi and relatives of genocide perpetrators is among the winners of this year's Common Ground… Read more »

  • Rwanda:   Drum Festival Draws to a Close

    New Times, 14 December 2011

    All roads, over the weekend, led to Huye District, Southern Province for the three-day Rwanda Drum festival as musicians and dancers showcased the country's rich musical heritage. Read more »

  • Rwanda:   Drum Festival Kicks Off in Huye District

    New Times, 1 January 2011

    The third edition of the Rwanda Drum Festival (RDF) on Wednesday kicked off in Huye District with performances by artists from Rwanda, Burundi and Uganda. Read more »

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