Rwandan President Paul Kagame has been endorsed by his party to run for the presidency for the third term. The Rwanda Patriotic Front (RPF) Congress endorsed him for another term of seven years. “Today should have been the day for me to pass the baton to someone else but a decision was made by you that I run again and I accept,” he told his supporters who burst into songs of praise and adoration.
Mr Kagame was elected by the RPF movement delegates through a secret ballot and sailed in practically unopposed since he got all the votes expect a spoilt one.
Kagame is expected in Zambia tomorrow Monday 19th June 2017.
President Kagame is coming to Zambia at the invitation of Zambian dictator Edgar Lungu.