January 19, 2014

Happy New Year 2014

Just almost missed out on wishing you a happy new year 2014. Today is 19th January, 2014, but I know you will bear with me and just take my best wishes for the year 2014. Be blessed! Comments are closed.
March 31, 2013

Data determines all existence

I would like to say, Allelluia to you all, He is risen to guide humanity to righteousness! Data seem to speak it all no matter what the methodology applied to derive the final output. The real message of the statement may or may not be understood. Often times, majority of data users tend to bias the interpretations to suit their own intentions. Historically and biblically, data has existed since the creation of the world, thus it is known to be as old as the world itself. Misinterpretations of data have and continue to create divisions as seen from the so […]
January 2, 2013

Happier new statistics year 2013

The year 2012 will not go unnoticed simply because it has formed a foundation for the year 2013. Statistically speaking, we would not have welcomed the year 2013 if the year 2012 had not come! And, note that even when nothing substantial and worthy remembering happened, the year 2012’s numerical value will never be forgotten. On my side, I tried to add onto the year 2012’s numerical value by among others, the following:- Governance statistics: This is a new area in the statistical world that many countries including Uganda have been evading. However, I dedicated 2012 and so far some […]
December 26, 2011

development of statistics in Africa – the year 2011

Africa often shines with ideas and is always the origin of good and prosperous ideas. The oldest known possibly mathematical object is the Lebombo bone, discovered in the Lebombo mountains of Swaziland and dated to approximately 35,000 BC. It consists of 29 distinct notches cut into a baboon’s fibula, (http://mathworld.wolfram.com/LebomboBone.html). The Ishango bone, found near the headwaters of the Nile river (northeastern Congo), may be as much as 20,000 years old and consists of a series of tally marks carved in three columns running the length of the bone. (Williams, 2005). So in the year 2009, the ISI congress was […]