Cabinet Reshuffle

Who are the new faces in cabinet?

President Paul Kagame on Wednesday reshuffled his cabinet adding eight new faces to the team. The new cabinet members were Friday sworn in at the Parliamentary Buildings in Kimihurura. But who are exactly the new entrants? 1.   Valentine Uwamariya –...

Saturday, February 29, 2020 - 12:20am

Prioritise interests of Rwandans, Kagame tells new ministers

President Paul Kagame on Friday, February 28 urged leaders to prioritise the interests of Rwandans instead of being self-centred. Kagame said this during the swearing-in ceremony of four new ministers and four new state ministers who joined the Governmentafter Wednesday’s cabinet...

Saturday, February 29, 2020 - 12:20am

Kagame reshuffles cabinet, overhauls Health and Education Ministries

President Paul Kagame on Wednesday evening reshuffled the cabinet making major changes to key ministries notably Health and Education. Dr Daniel Ngamije was appointed Minister of Health, replacing Dr Diane Gashumba who resigned two weeks ago. Dr Daniel Ngamije previously worked for the World...

Thursday, February 27, 2020 - 1:41am

New Defence minister Murasira is a mathematician and avid chess player

Maj. Gen. Albert Murasira was on Thursday appointed the new Minister for Defence in a cabinet reshuffle that saw his predecessor, Gen. James Kabarebe, move to the Office of the President as a Senior Defence and Security Advisor. Murasira, who has been the Chief Executive Officer of Zigama...

Saturday, October 20, 2018 - 12:03am

Kagame reshuffles Cabinet, women take up more slots

HIGHLIGHTS     -  50 percent women -  13/26 -  Youthful ministers join the Cabinet  -  15 percent cut in the size of Cabinet - from 31 to 26  -  Tax body, Pension body, and Police get new leadership  -  Creation of ...

Friday, October 19, 2018 - 3:10pm

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