Sally Hayden was a winner of the Simon Cumbers Media Fund Student Scheme in 2013, and since then has gone on to secure work with some of the most highly regarded media outlets in the world, including CNN International; Financial Times; VICE News; the Sunday Times and The Irish Times.
In Rwanda no one is playing music. We’re sitting in a bar called Papyrus. “That’s where there’d usually be karaoke.” The guy I’m with points towards a corner. “The place would normally be packed; wall to wall.” It’s twenty years since the genocide against the Tutsis, and this is a week of mourning. “Kwibuka20” signs […]
We didn’t mean to write about the genocide… But we did. It’s in the air you breathe in Rwanda, in the food you eat and in the way people look at you, or don’t. It’s unavoidable, inescapable and it would be a fallacy and a betrayal to go there and ignore it. Everything is done and […]