President Kagame, who is also the Chairperson of the African Union, today congratulated the new signatories of the African Continental Free Trade Area (AfCFTA). The President was speaking at the closing ceremony of the 31st Ordinary Session of the Assembly of Heads of State and Government in Nouakchott.
In his closing remarks, President Kagame commended the work done throughout the Summit, and called on African nations to do more to deliver a sustainable future for the continent.
President Kagame also attended a working luncheon on Financing African Union-led Peace Support Operations, alongside President Emmanuel Macron of France and other Heads of State and Government. The President met with the CEO of Soft Bank Masayoshi Son to discuss investment in solar energy in Africa, and held talks with Presidents Muhammadu Buhari of Nigeria and Macky Sall of Senegal.