Kigali trip: the contrasts of Kigali city

Kigali is a city of contrasts, with much development underway in accordance with the government’s ‘city plan’.  Here are a few photos taken in the city so that you can see something of this for yourself.

This could be in any city.

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There is a huge and dusty road building programme underway in the centre…

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Kigali is a city that straddles several hills.  We stayed in the diocesan guest house, Mercy House, on the slopes of one of the hills.

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And this is the view from the veranda of Mercy House, looking over the roofs of the houses below us out to the rest of the city beyond.

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The rest of these are street scenes taken in different parts of the city…

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About Alison Myers

I am Team Rector for the Lordsbridge Team of Churches, a cluster of 11 villages west of Cambridge. Within the Team, I am Vicar of Hardwick and Dry Drayton, and Lead Minister for Pioneering Projects.
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