Wyatt Orme

Wyatt Orme is a writer, radio reporter, and editor. He originally came to Rwanda on a grant from the Pulitzer Center on Crisis Reporting to cover entrepreneurship and technology and has since stayed. Previously, he’s worked for NPR in Washington, D.C. and High Country News in Paonia, Colorado. He does not wear blue jeans.

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East Africa’s Top Cities Ranked on Cost of Living, Crime, Internet, Biz, and More

We’ve held an ongoing debate about which East African city is the best place to live and work. You might have seen the arguments for Dar es Salaam, Nairobi, and Kampala (don’t worry, Kigali, you’re next). This is a subjective question, of course. What makes someone daydream wistfully about one place might be why another is frantically packing...


World-Class Innovation Hub Comes to East Africa: Here’s What You Need to Know

In the world of community workspaces, Kigali, Rwanda, will soon stand tall among the likes of Dubai, Tokyo, and Oakland. Impact Hub opens on August 3. The folks at Kigali’s co-working space, The Office, are putting the finishing touches on another link between Kigali’s innovators and the world. Here’s a quick recap: Jon Stever started...