President Paul Kagame has lauded Ndayisenga Valens for winning the ‘Tour du Rwanda 2016’ and commended all Rwandans that participated in the tournament which brought together countries from different corners of the world and ended up with Rwanda’s victory.
President Kagame has applauded the winner via his twitter account saying “Congratulations Valens Ndayisenga, winner of a thrilling Tour du Rwanda 2016. Thanks to all riders & Rwandans who came out to watch & cheer!”
As Tour du Rwanda was held for the 8th time, Ndayisenga Valens wins the tournament for the second time following his 2014 victory.
Ndayisenga Valens plays in Dimension Data team of South Africa. He first won Kigali-Karongi in Tour du Rwanda 2016 on 15th November and won the sixth competition of Tour du Rwanda Tour du Rwanda of Musanze-Kigali all of which pushed him to make a big difference in the competition.
The previous Tour du Rwanda in 2015 was won by Jean Bosco Nsengimana.
This year’s victory earned Ndayisenga Valens USD 1900.