Kigali, 21 November 2011

President Kagame today received his Congolese counterpart, President Denis Sassou N’Guesso who arrived in the country for a three-day official visit at the Kigali International Airport.

President Sassou N’Guesso was also received by top Rwandan government officials and diplomatic corps before holding a brief meeting with President Kagame at the airport VIP Lounge.

President Sassou N’Guesso is accompanied by a 18-member delegation that includes Ministers and other top government officials.

While in the country, President Sassou N’Guesso will visit the Kigali Genocide Memorial Center, the National ID project and Inyange industries. He will also attend a round table discussion on African cooperation; meet with President Kagame for a tête-à-tête, before the two Presidents hold a joint press conference at Urugwiro Village.