Lydia Maxwell

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Lydia is an English teacher, who has been based in Rwanda and Burundi for over three years. She teaches business and special purpose English to adults and music to children. She also works as a proof reader and editor for a variety of journals and publications. In her spare time, she raises funds for a street children’s center in the Eastern Province of Rwanda. As a writer, her work includes theater plays, reviews, and children’s stories.

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Rwanda’s Premier Female Chef Shares Her Secrets to Culinary Success

Eugenie has a passion. A passion for food. In a country not known for its creative cuisine, Eugenie is a woman on a mission to change Rwanda’s tastes and expand its horizons. Eugenie Nyirambonigaba was just 13 years old and in her second year of secondary school when the 1994 genocide in Rwanda carried off...