Celebrating Father Elie Nyandwi: A Remembrance of Life and Service

On June 5th, 2024, a solemn Mass was held at Mary Help of Christians Kimihurura Parish in Kigali, Rwanda to honor the life and legacy of Father Elie Nyandwi, sdb, who passed away on June 1, 2024. The wider Salesian Community, Parish Christians, and the youth and students of Don Bosco IFAK came together to pray for Father […]

Fr. Alphonse Owoudou Visits Don Bosco IFAK Kimihurura  

Kigali– The Salesian community of Don Bosco IFAK Kimihurura has the honor of welcoming Fr. Alphonse Owoudou, the Regional Councillor for the Africa-Madagascar Region. His visit is a significant occasion for the students, teachers, and Salesians, as it coincided with the Feast of Mary Help of Christians, a day of profound spiritual significance for the […]

Celebrating the Feast of Saint Don Bosco at IFAK Don Bosco Kimihurura

The Salesian Family and the students of IFAK Don Bosco gathered to celebrate the Feast of Saint Don Bosco on Wednesday, January 31st, at Mary Help of Christians Parish in Kimihurura. This special day started with the finals of the Don Bosco Cup, where the senior six students emerged victorious in basketball, the senior four […]


Jean Bosco est né près de Castelnuovo d’Asti près de Turin (Piémont) le 16 août 1815 et mort à Turin le 31 janvier 1888. Ses parents sont de pauvres paysans, mais sa mère, demeurée veuve avec trois enfants, est une sainte femme. Son caractère et ses bonnes manières lui donnent une grande influence sur les […]

Don Bosco, the founder the Salesian Congregation

The future founder of the Salesians (who are now in over 130 countries around the world) was born in a small farmhouse in the Becchi hamlet, in the municipality of Castelnuovo d ‘Asti (today Castelnuovo Don Bosco) on 16 August 1815 to Francesco Bosco and Margherita Occhiena, both farmers. Having lost his father at the […]

Rwanda: Presentation Day of the 2024 Rector Major’s Strenna

On Saturday, 6th January 2024 at Don Bosco-IFAK Kimihurura, a presentation of the 2024 Strenna of the Rector Major of the Salesians of Don Bosco was held with the presence of the Salesian Family in the Province of the Africa of Great Lakes (Rwanda, Burundi, and Uganda). In 2024, the Salesian Family around the world […]

Construction of new High School Classrooms at IFAK Don Bosco Kimihurura

The Administration of IFAK Don Bosco Kimihurura assures the parents of children attending this high school as well as those interested in enrolling their children, that they will make every effort to provide quality education and expand opportunities for the youth in the community. In a significant stride towards bolstering educational infrastructure and fostering academic […]

Colorful Celebration of the Feast of Don at IFAK-Kimihurura

On this Saturday, February 11, 2023, in Kimihurura at Don Bosco-IFAK, a celebration of the feast of Don Bosco was held in the presence of the students, salesian administration, Government and local administration representatives, parents, former Don Bosco Students, teachers and other invited guests. The celebration event was preceded by the holy Mass presided over […]