Burundian songstress Iry Tina, real name Irene Laura Uwimana, has been single since 2012. She talked to us about why she dumped her ex-lover and the qualities of an ideal man if she is to date again.
In Burundi, the name Iry Tina brings joy to several music lovers who believe she is one of the greatest artistes to come from the East African country in many years.
Her music has managed to crossover the region and she boasts of fans from across the continent for her participation in different beauty pageants across the world.
A beauty queen with a good voice, great music, acting skills, and all – BUT a lover! Tina has been single for several years, something which she attributes to the nature of her past relationship and character of her ex-lover.
The “Hold Me” singer, during an interview with mbu.ug revealed that she dumped her former lover because she wasn’t exactly supportive of her career as an Actress and a beauty queen.
I was focused on my international pageants and my Acting career and he was not supportive of that life.
Having been single for over eight years, Iry Tina wants to know what it feels to be in love again and she talked to us about the qualities she would want her next catch to possess.
“If I am to get someone, it must be a man from Burundi. A man that is;
Reserved. Not a show-off because I hate it.
Professional footballers are my favorites.
Not an artiste.
The man should be ready to adopt and help kids.
“I want someone who knows how to treat a woman because I really love gifts and surprises,” Tina adds.
Iry Tina has been selected to represent Burundi at the Miss Globe Universal 2020. Miss Globe is an annual global beauty pageant. The 2020 edition is to happen in Canada.
Rayvanny and Fahyma are blessed with a handsome baby boy called Jaydan and were living under the same roof until they parted ways.
The two have been in an on-and-off relationship that always left their fans wondering whether they are really an item.
Here are the screenshots as Fahyvanny accused her baby daddy of child neglect:
Kwa kukurahisishia sina mahusiano na wewe tena maana umenidanganya vya kutoshaa, endelea na hiyo familia yako mpya mimi na mtoto wangu tuwache, hatukuhusu kaa mbali na hao Malaya zako”
“Usinifanyue mtu mjinga Kwaajili ya Manufaa yako. Mimi nimekaa kimya kwa muda mrefu lakini inatosha siwezi tena kufanywa mjinga” said Fahyma in part.
“Nasema tena njia ya muongo ni fupi. Mtakapo sikia ukweli kutoka kwangu kila mtu ata wachukia wanaume”
Nilikuwa nikidanganywa kwa muda sasa ila inatosha siitaji kudanganywa tena baki na huyo huyo mimi staki tena, nitaendelea na Maisha yangu na mtoto wangu siitaji kifanywa mjinga tena. Naongea kifupi ila nitaongea kwa kirefu”
“Nimekubali kutukanwa kubeba maumivu yote nikijuwa navumilia kwa mtu ambae ni wa muhimu kwangu kumbe najidanganya mwenyewe. Imetosha sasa siwezi tenaa endlelea na huu mchezo ambayo hauna mwisho sitakii” added an angry Fahyma.
The mother of one also had a message for her replacement; “Na wewe unaejiona umepata labda nikwambie kitu, ujui chochote kile utaenda kufnaywa mjinga na mpumbavu mpka kufa kwako #Maliponihapahapaduniani”
She added that she was always overworked and would sleep at around 2:00 am.
When I gave birth and the baby made a year, my mum brought me to Kampala. I got a job as a housegirl in Makerere and started cooking. I worked for 6 months but I was never paid yet I was overworked and would sleep at around 2:00 am.
Nandujju opted to quit the job when her boss’ husband started hitting on her. When she left her work place, she was connected to a job at National Insurance Corporation Limited (NIC) as a tea girl.
While at the job, she met her ex-husband who worked there as an accountant by then unfortunately, the brokeup.
I left the house girl job in Makerere because the boss’ husband was hitting on me. Later on, I got a job at National Insurance Corporation Limited (NIC) as a tea girl and that’s how I met my ex-husband who worked there as an accountant at that time.