From January to December, Kagame attended important conventions such as Munich Security Conference; the annual World Economic Forum in Davos, Switzerland; the 28th African Union Summit; the 2nd Africa Business Forum in Egypt, and more.
In Africa, he attended several conventions and visited his counterparts in Senegal, Brazzaville, Ethiopia, Mali, Ghana, Kenya, Zambia, Sudani, Côte d’Ivoire, Egypt and Djibouti. He also attended the 72nd United Nations General Assembly in New York and received the Managing Director of International Monetary Fund (IMF), Christine Lagarde. He was also spotted in Boston and Massachusetts, USA, on different occasions.
On the Asian continent, President Kagame re-enforced bilateral relations by attending the Africa Global Business Forum in Dubai, met with his Highness Sheikh Mohammed Bin Rashid Al Maktoum, the United Arab Emirates’ Vice-president and Prime Minister, and the ruler of Emirates of Dubai.
On the continent, President Kagame also visited Hong Kong, China and India. He traveled to Israel where his Israel Counterpart, Reuven Rivlin with his Prime Minister, Benjamin Netanyahu received him in the President’s abode in Jerusalem.
The President’s trips on the European continent reached England, Germany, Belgium, Vatican and Switzerland. While in the city of Zurich, he met with FIFA’s president, Gianni Infantino and the two toured the world football museum located in Zurich, Switzerland.
Pictorial: Some of President Kagame 2017 functions