Emphasizing the nation’s resilience in the face of criticism during end-of-year 2023 address, Kagame asserted the country’s ability to absorb any amount of unjustified critique.
Acknowledging regional insecurities, Kagame highlighted Rwanda’s dedication to assisting fellow Africans in restoring peace and security within the country’s means. Despite global challenges, the President sees adversity as an invitation to become more determined and to achieve more.
The year 2023 brought numerous reasons for satisfaction, with Rwanda hosting major international events, contributing to income, job creation, and the country’s progress.
Kagame pointed out the inauguration of the advanced surgery training center (IRCAD) and the state-of-the-art vaccine manufacturing facility (BioNTech), solidifying Rwanda’s status as an innovation hub for medicine and health.
Expressing gratitude for collective efforts, Kagame acknowledged challenges faced in 2023, including flooding and inflation. He stressed the nation’s proactive measures to address these issues and highlighted the importance of youth voices in shaping Rwanda’s future.
As Rwanda looks ahead, President Kagame extended heartfelt wishes for a joyful and prosperous New Year 2024, emphasizing the significance of hearing the voices of the young generation in charting the nation’s future course.