President Paul Kagame has officiated at the 17th Anniversary of the Rwanda National Police (RNP) at Nyamirambo Stadium.
Kagame wished happy 17th anniversary to RNP and congratulated newly commissioned police officers.
President Kagame has commended communities and organizations who work hand in hand with police to maintain security,fight crime and uphold the rule law and said that Police cannot achieve its mission on its own unless it works in collaboration with citizens.
He highlighted that security ‘is the foundation of the progress we have achieved to date and wellbeing of our citizens’ and urged police to be characterized by discipline and hard work to achieve its mission.
“We must be defined by values of discipline, self-respect, respect of others and hard work to develop our nation. We know our past and the future we want. Let us work together to uphold security in our nation and region,” he said.