Do you know the number of people who visit Rwanda in a year? You guessed! 1.7M (TE, 2019). Do you know who stay? And how about Rwandan citizens who grew up in foreign countries with less or no access to Kinyarwanda classes? The number of people willing to learn about Rwanda and its culture is increasing day after day. If you have been struggling to make a few words in Kinyarwanda, then we’ve got a solution for you.
A data type is an attribute associated with a piece of data that tells a computer system how to interpret its value. Understanding data types ensures that data is collected in the preferred format and the value of each property is as expected. Let’s take a look at some data types we work with at…
The city of Kigali aspires to be a center of urban excellence in Africa. This has been demonstrated by its inclusiveness and openness toward reviewing the master plan to address actual challenges and opportunities presented by new developments. There have been two major editions of the Kigali Master Plan: one in 2013 and another in 2020.
Increase in vehicular population has led to increase in road crashes. This is particularly very evident in low- and middle-income countries. Rwanda is no exception to this problem. While various factors influence the occurrence of a crash, it is argued that road design can make roads either safe or unsafe to drive. This research examines geometric parameters of roads in the City of Kigali, with emphasis on checking their safety parameters in comparison with design standards of AASHTO 2011.
At Relief Solutions, to carry out business intelligence and analytics, we use Tableau as a visualized platform for the intentions of helping people watch, observe, understand, and make decisions with a variety of data. Any type of graphs, plots, and charts can be made easily in it without the need for any programming. Tableau is…
My passion has always been to be a researcher. The bank widened my areas of interests and opened my mind to subjects that I used to pass by. After missing an opportunity to join a world-class school a couple of months back, I firmly believe it’s necessary to move on and try to independently find solutions to unanswered research questions that I always had.
In the Autumn of 2019, I have had a great opportunity of visiting the University of Cambridge. As a previous science high school student and later engineering grad, I have always looked up to great names like Isaac Newton who studied and taught in this excellent school.
Have attended an international conference on developing a sustainable professionalism and relevant education in the Commonwealth. On this occasion, I had the opportunity of presenting a paper on Sustainable construction.
Policies have been put in place to ensure effective feasibility of road projects, however, there has been lack of consensus on a methodology to guarantee sustainability upon assessment and analysis during road pavement design, construction and maintenance.