Adventures with Izy: Behind the Scenes, from the Heart

On 24 January 2019 the Gorilla Highlands team embarked on the biggest journey so far. We started to produce “Adventures with Izy”, 1-2 minute video episodes that are published every other day (please visit our YouTube channel and subscribe). In this very personal blog, Isabelle Masozera explains the background of her family move to a…

A Story I Couldn’t Write

Four months after the birth of her son Lan, Isabelle Masozera is ready to officially show his chubby cheeks to the wider world, and share their unusual story. While some feel that delivery in Kampala or Kigali is risky already, she had a rather different idea… I had a decision to make … a life-altering…

Rwanda Makes Uganda Jealous, the West Furious

Football and I have a complicated relationship. I am a soccer mum from a soccer family and I used to do sports broadcasting, what included digesting uncomfortable amounts of Premiership information. But as an African woman I also lament our men not having the balls to reject the kicking of white balls on giant TV…

Masozera Remembers What Happened 24 Years Ago

I remember the cold rainy long April days, tears running down my mother’s face. My father sitting next to the radio, his hand on his left cheek, eyes sunken and deep breaths. It was like he was dying on the inside. For the first time ever my dad was weak, the strongest man I knew,…

Masozera in an Open Relationship

Mr Fear of Water… Oh, what an annoying partner on my journey through life you used to be! But last year I dumped you, Mr Fear, and the magic happened at the most beautiful lake in the world! To escape you I had to go through … you. Like Dale Carnegie said “If you want…

Masozera Something in Between

Isabelle Lydia Masozera, the host of Prime Time Live on Rwanda TV, begins her Gorilla Highlands blogging today. Izy’s Blog has no pre-defined frequency or topic but if this first post is any indication, we should brace ourselves for a hilarious ride! Never had I thought there would come a time in my life when…