Local leaders convene in Bugesera retreat

Published by Théophile Niyitegeka
On 18 March 2017 saa 11:40
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The Ministry of Local Government (MINALOC) has convened a district leaders’ retreat, Kigali city leaders, province governors and directors of institutions within Minaloc to evaluate last year’s performance.

The retreat which will last three days in Bugesera district,Eastern Province has been attended by administrative boards, executive secretaries, social affairs, advisory committee members among other leaders on district level and Kigali city.

“The retreat is meant to look back to evaluate last year’s performance, faced obstacles and weaknesses, ” tweeted MINALOC.

The retreat will be held annually chaired by the Minister of Local Government.

It has also been attended by State Ministers in MINALOC including Dr Mukabaramba Alvera, Minister of State for Community Development and Social Affairs and Munyeshyaka Vincent, Minister of State in charge of Socio-Economic Development at the same Ministry.

The retreat in which various discussions will be held has begun with the talk of the Minister of Sports and Culture, Uwacu Julienne on preparations of 23rd commemoration of 1994 genocide against Tutsi.

They also discussed upcoming presidential elections in August 2017 where the executive secretary of National Electoral Commission, Munyaneza Charles took them through the progress of their preparations.

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Local leaders attending the retreat in Bugesera district.