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Paul Kagame

Kagame visiting the South Korean city of Busan in October 2014.
President of Rwanda
Assumed office
22 April 2000
Acting: 24 March 2000 – 22 April 2000
Prime Minister

Bernard Makuza
Pierre Habumuremyi
Anastase Murekezi

Preceded by Pasteur Bizimungu
Personal details
Born (1957-10-23) 23 October 1957 (age 59)
Tambwe, Ruanda-Urundi
(now Nyarutovu, Rwanda)
Political party Rwandan Patriotic Front
Spouse(s) Jeannette Nyiramongi
Children 4, including Ange
Religion Roman Catholicism

In Africa today, we recognise that trade and investment, and not aid, are pillars of development.
Paul Kagame
Let no one think that flexibility and a predisposition to compromise is a sign of weakness or a sell-out.
Paul Kagame
There is a need to take advantage of the change that has taken place in the Congo, however tragic that has been in its coming.
Paul Kagame
There are some who are scared by unity and by building a country on the basis of ideas.
Paul Kagame
We cannot turn the clock back nor can we undo the harm caused, but we have the power to determine the future and to ensure that what happened never happens again.
Paul Kagame
You kept quiet… When these victims wanted your help to survive, you kept quiet.
Paul Kagame
Such problems are not solved in one day but there is a great step toward peace and security in the region.
Paul Kagame