The Kingdom of Belgium has appointed a new ambassador to Rwanda, Benoît Ryelandt replacing Arnout Pauwels who represented it to Rwanda since 2014.
Benoît Ryelandt appeared on the list of 24 diplomats Belgium released last week to represent it in various countries.
The King approved the assignment of 24 Heads of Diplomatic Missions, as proposed by Foreign Affairs Minister Didier Reynders.
Mr. Benoît Ryelandt has been serving as the deputy Secretary General, Ministry of Foreign Affairs.
Belgium has also appointed Mr. Nicolas Nihon currently Counsellor at the embassy in Bangkok, Thailand as ambassador to Nairobi, Kenya.