First Lady

The progress Rwanda made is a result of inclusive policies – First Lady

First Lady Jeannette Kagame addressed a gathering in Washington, D.C, stating that the progress Rwanda registered over the last couple of years, is as a result of inclusive policies and structures. The First Lady delivered the message on Wednesday at the 67th National Prayer Breakfast...

Friday, February 8, 2019 - 8:23am

First Lady hosts End of Year Children’s Party, calls for greater ambition

It was a joyful and fun-filled Sunday for over 200 children who flocked Village Urugwiro for an End of Year Party hosted by First Lady Jeannette Kagame. The colourful event was attended by children aged between 7 and 12 years, representing others from all 30 districts. The children enjoyed...

Monday, December 10, 2018 - 12:51am

Jeannette Kagame honoured at African Women of Excellence Awards

First Lady Mrs Jeannette Kagame was, on Saturday, awarded the African Women of Excellence Awards (AWEA) for her outstanding work on empowering women and her overall contribution to Africa's development. The awards are an initiative hosted by the African Union Commission (AUC) and the Diaspora...

Monday, October 1, 2018 - 11:54am

First Lady donates cows to Gakenke residents

Faina Yamfashije, a mother of five with two children showing signs of stunting, is optimistic of reversing the situation thanks to a cow donated to her by the First Lady, Jeannette Kagame. Yamfashije is among 12 recipients of the cows that the First Lady donated to vulnerable communities in...

Friday, August 10, 2018 - 9:03am

[PHOTO STORY]: First Lady Mrs Jeannette Kagame receives Mrs Peng Liyuan of China

His Excellency Xi JinPing and Her Excellency Mrs Peng Liyuan were in Rwanda for a two-day State Visit, on July 22nd to 23rd, 2018.   As part of the visit, First Lady Mrs Jeannette Kagame received Her Excellency First Lady Mrs Peng Liyuan of China, for a presentation on Imbuto Foundation'...

Tuesday, July 24, 2018 - 3:54pm

Experts: Rwanda’s dark history must be clearly explained to youth

Rwanda’s history and its dark part about the 1994 Genocide against the Tutsi should be clearly explained to the youth in the country and abroad to prevent the latter from falling in the pitfall of denying the Genocide or ending up in total ignorance of what happened. The call was made...

Monday, May 28, 2018 - 9:40am

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