Secondary cities

[FEATURED] Transforming Rwanda’s economy through urbanizing and promoting Secondary Cities

According to the 2012 population census results, Rwanda has the highest population density in Africa with 416 people per square km with Kigali being the most densely populated region with 1,556 people living per square km, almost 4 times that of the entire country. Over the last 5 years, the...

Wednesday, August 29, 2018 - 3:28am

How new roads are improving Rwanda’s secondary cities

Residents in Rwanda’s six secondary cities say their lives are being changed, for the better, by an ongoing $95 million World Bank-funded project to provide roads, street lighting and drainage systems. The project also involves upgrading an unplanned settlement in Agatare area of Kigali...

Sunday, August 5, 2018 - 12:45am

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