She was appointed during yesterday’s cabinet meeting chaired by Prime Minister, Dr. Edouard Ngirente.
Following the appointment, Mukaruliza has via twitter handle thanked President Paul Kagame for bestowing trust upon her.
“I am humbled and thankful to His Excellency Paul Kagame for the renewed trust and privilege to continue serving my country as strategic advisor in Minaffet,” she said.
Mukaruliza was the mayor of Kigali city between 2016 and 2017.
She also served as Deputy Special Representative of the AU Commission Chairman to Sudan between 2005 and 2008, Rwanda Revenue Authority (RRA) Commissioner for Quality Assurance (Internal Audit and Internal Affairs), Commissioner for Domestic Taxes, Financial Analyst at Bank of Kigali between 1998 and 2001 and National Coordinator of Northern Corridor Projects from July 2013 to February 2016 among others.