Luanda, 24 March 2014

President Kagame arrived today in Luanda where he will be attending an extraordinary summit of Heads of States and Governments hosted by President Dos Santos, current President of the International Conference of the Great Lakes.

The two day summit will bring together President Museveni of Uganda, President Sassou Nguesso of the Republic of Congo, President Kikwete of Tanzania and President Kabila of the Democratic Republic of Congo.

The summit began today with an official dinner hosted by President Dos Santos and attended by President Kagame, President Sassou Nguesso, and President Kabila. The second day of the summit will begin with an opening ceremony followed by discussions focused on regional cooperation and security.