President Paul Kagame has today presided over the swearing-in ceremony of senior government officials whose appointments were approved in the recent cabinet sitting where he reminded them that achieving national development goals requires unwavering commitment to a shared vision and security of Rwandans.
The officials sworn in include the Rwanda Development Board Chief Executive Officer Ms Claire Akamanzi; Senator Dr. Richard Sezibera; Prosecutor GeneralJean Bosco Mutangana; the judge in Supreme Court Richard Muhumuza, CEO of Rwanda Governance Board Prof Shyaka Anastase and his Deputy CEO Dr Usta Kaitesi.
President Kagame reminded them that Rwanda has a long journey towards development in various forms and sectors.
“We know where our country comes from and where we want to be. It is up to us to fulfill our responsibilities and achieve our goals. It is possible to achieve it with least complications when people work together,” he said.
President Kagame observed that everything requires citizens’ security because nothing is possible with its absence.
“In whatever we do, we have to provide security to our nation and Rwandans through either negotiations or force because other developments would be impossible with the absence of security.Though all of us here have varied length of experiences in our responsibilities to Rwandans, everyone here must know where we come from, where we are going, our goal and how heavy is everyone’s duties,” he said.
President Kagame also requested all concerned officers to always correct what goes wrong with urgency to enable the country meet its targeted goals.
He said that the rest is for everyone to put in practice what he/she knows to make benefits accessible to all over the country.