Kigali, 19 December 2017

President Kagame today concluded the 15th Umushyikirano by asking Rwandans to put more effort in the fight against drug abuse, saying this was a worldwide epidemic that has to be taken seriously.

President Kagame also put emphasis on key values, including serving, respecting and listening to citizens and fighting corruption and abuse of office. He also emphasised on use of public resources effectively and treating every Rwandan equally and giving women and girls the respect they deserve.

In conclusion, President Kagame wished Rwandans and friends of Rwanda a Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year.