Rotary International President meets Kagame

Rotary International President meets Kagame

The Rotary International President, Ravi Ravindran who is on tour of duty met with Rwanda’s President Paul Kagame among other officials in Rwanda.

Ravindran is in the country to meet with senior leaders of local Rotary clubs and also visit the organisation’s projects in Rwanda.

His presence in Rwanda coincides with the fourth Rotary Medial Mission carried out at the Kanombe Military Hospital, for Orthopedic and Plastic Surgeries.

The Rotary President said that he was impressed with what he saw in Rwanda, especially the people and the leadership.

“I have never been to a country like Rwanda wherever I have gone in my visits to Africa,” he said.

He added that the people and the Government are so keen on building their country and competent people are placed in different leadership positions to ensure rapid growth and transformation. It is impressive and we would like to make our contribution in the best way we can.

Rotary International President meets Kagame

Rotary Club volunteer specialists in plastic and orthopedic surgery are in the country to offer free treatment to hundreds of patients suffering from physical deformations resulting from accidents, birth defects and the Genocide against the Tutsi.

Over 200 patients with Orthopedics and ENT –ear nose and throat complications have benefited from specialised surgeries at Rwanda Military Hospital (RMH)  in a medical mission jointly conducted by Rwanda Defence Force Military Hospital at Kanombe and Rotary International.

 

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