The current extraordinary situation arising from COVID-19 pandemic led the Government of India to organize this Credential ceremony through video conferencing.
Envoys gathered at the Ministry of External Affairs where a short ceremony for each of them took place.
In the bilateral virtual talk with the President, Rwanda’s envoy appreciated the existing bilateral relation which is at Strategic level Partnership and expressed her commitment to bring it even to greater heights.
The President of India also commended the existing bilateral relations between the two countries and assured India’s support to strengthen it further.
Amb. Jacqueline MUKANGIRA was appointed High Commissioner to India by Rwanda’s Cabinet on 28 November 2019 and arrived in India on 4 March 2020. Mrs. Mukangira had previously served in various capacities, such as member of Parliament in the Chamber of Deputies (2004-2007), Ambassador of Rwanda to Sweden from 2007 to 2011, and prior to her current position was serving as Director General in charge of Parliamentary Affairs, Fundamental Principles and Research at the Rwandan Senate (Parliament, Upper House).