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Sr. Marie Louise, Director of RTSS details the schools journey The Rubengera Technical Secondary School was founded in 2013 with the aim to help young unemployed people find jobs and have a better and decent life. The school has come a long way since then; initially started with 15 students, the school now has 57 students with 17 girls amongst them.
Nyiraneza Marie Louise’s restaurant‘Umutuzo’ has blossomed into a full-fledged business since its initiation in May 2018. Recognised for the Rwandan food it serves, the restaurantcatersup to 45 clients everyday and makes a profit of around Rwf 100,000 per month.Marie, who runs her restaurant in Karongi District, came up with the idea aftershelost her job in a public institution.Although equipped with a bachelor’s degree in sociology, it was difficult to find another job in herline of study. Faced with a huge responsibility to support her family, she looked into prospects for alternative employment.