Ambassador Gasana Richard Eugene who represented Rwanda in UN has been recalled from duties while Dr Charles Murigande has been appointed Deputy Vice Chancellor for Institutional Advancement at the University of Rwanda.
These are among decisions taken during a cabinet meeting that convened in Village Urugwiro yesterday presided over by President Paul Kagame.
It has been four months since the University of Rwanda announced the need to recruit a qualified Deputy Vice Chancellor for Institutional Advancement.
Dr Murigande was the minister of education from 2009 to 2011.In his new duties, Dr Murigande will control the partnerships of the University of Rwanda with other higher learning institutions from the region and beyond, monitoring the implementation of plans at UR, establishing a cooperation framework between the university of Rwanda and private sector among others all of which have to be reported to the vice chancellor of the University of Rwanda.
The cabinet meeting also suspended Ambassador Gasana Richard Eugene who represented Rwanda in UN from duties.
Ambassador Gasana has been a diplomat for 20 years during which time he represented Rwanda in various countries in Autriche, Bulgaria, Russia, Hongry, Poland, Czech Republic and Romania among others.