Kagame sent best wishes for festive season via Twitter handle on Christmas Eve, 24th December 2021 and shared pictures with two dogs.
“My Family and I wish You All a Very Happy Festive Season! Got a good start to my own....!! Love them..,” he tweeted.
Rwandans are celebrating end of year festive season for the second time during COVID-19 pandemic.
As he officiated the swearing-in of the recently appointed Minister of Interior, Alfred Gasana on 13th December 2021, President Kagame highlighted that the country has made commendable progress in fighting Covid-19 pandemic including vaccinating a big number of its population and reducing positive cases.
He however stressed the need to strengthen preventive measures as the festive season began to unfold considering that fact that the pandemic has not yet been defeated. He said that the Ministry of Interior has a role to play as the country seeks to enhance response to the pandemic.
“When people meet in big numbers to socialize, they fail to respect the established preventive measures properly. The Ministry of Interior is also part of our lead institutions in fighting this pandemic, working together with the Ministry of Health as well as the Ministry for Local Government,” Kagame noted.
Rwandans are urged to continue adhering to instituted preventive measures to contain the spread of the virus.