Remarks by Minister Dr. Vincent Biruta at Ministerial Conference on Digital Response to COVID19

Excellencies Ministers; Distinguished participants.

I would like to begin by thanking my colleagues from Estonia and Singapore, His Excellency Urmas...

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Remarks by Hon. Minister Dr. Vincent Biruta during the Coalition for the Sahel Ministerial Meeting | Kigali 12, June 2020

Excellencies, Dear Colleagues.

I would like to begin by thanking the G5 Sahel countries as well as the Government of France and the European Union...

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Remarks by Hon. Minister Dr. Vincent Biruta during in a High-Level virtual forum titled "The UN Charter at 75: Multilateralism in a fragmented world” | Kigali, 10 June 2020

Your Excellency Dr. Vivian Balakrishnan, Minister for Foreign Affairs of Singapore, and Chair of the Forum of Small States;

Your Excellency Mr....

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Remarks by Hon. Dr Vincent Biruta Commonwealth Day | Kigali, 9 March 2020

Honourable Ministers;

Excellencies, High Commissioners and Members of the Diplomatic Corps;

Distinguished Ladies and Gentlemen.

Good evening, and...

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SPEECH BY HON DR RICHARD SEZIBERA, CHAIRPERSON OF THE EXECUTIVE COUNCIL AT THE 20TH EXTRAORDINARY SESSION 14TH NOVEMBER 2018. ADDIS ABABA

Your Excellency, Moussa Faki Mahamat, Chairperson of the AU Commission;

Your Excellences, Members of the Executive Council;

The Deputy...

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STATEMENT BY CHAIR OF THE AFRICAN UNION EXECUTIVE COUNCIL DELIVERED AT THE OPENING OF THE EXECUTIVE COUNCIL



KIGALI, RWANDA, MARCH 2018

•    Your Excellency, Moussa Faki Mahamat, Chairperson of the  
Au Commission;
•    Hon Ministers;
•    AUC Commissioners and...

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An opening Speech by Minister Louise MUSHIKIWABO at the African Peer Review Mechanism 15th Anniversary Launch Event



·           Honorable Ministers,

·           Members of the Diplomatic Corps,

·           Members of the APRM Steering Committee,

·           Members of...

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Remarks by President Paul Kagame at the Dakar International Forum On Peace and Security in Africa

I am very happy to be back in Dakar, and I would like to begin by thanking President Macky Sall, our host, for the invitation to join you here today. ...

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ACCEPTANCE REMARKS BY PRESIDENT KAGAME AT OPENING CEREMONY OF 30TH AFRICAN UNION SUMMIT

 

Addis Ababa, 28 Janua

It is a solemn honour, to accept the call to serve as Chairperson of our Union.

Thank you for your double tr

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Statement by Ambassador Valentine Rugwabiza on adoption of the decision on the International Day of Reflection on the 1994 Genocide against the Tutsi in Rwanda. 27 January 2018




Mr. President,

On behalf of my country, I have the honour to introduce the present draft decision entitled ‘International Day of Reflection on the 1994...

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Statement of solidarity with the People’s Republic of China

 

Kigali 31 January 2020 – The Minister of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation, Hon. Vincent Biruta met His Excellency Rao Hongwei, Ambassador of the People’s Republic of China to Rwanda, to express solidarity with the people and Government of China on the outbreak of the novel coronavirus.

Minister Biruta said: “We have expressed our appreciation to China on their handling of the coronavirus outbreak and their support to foreign nationals including Rwandans living in Hubei Province. We remain confident in China’s ability to manage this outbreak and contribution to a coordinated global mechanism.”

The Minister also thanked the Ambassador for support and provision of food and basic necessities given to the 155 Rwandans living in Hubei province, by the local authorities in collaboration with the Embassy of Rwanda in Beijing.

Rwanda continues to monitor the outbreak in partnership with China, the World Health Organization, and other stakeholders.

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