summit of heads of state and authorities

This Friday, June 24, representatives of the Commonwealth international locations will meet in Kigali. It is the official inauguration this morning of the assembly of heads of state and authorities of this group, which incorporates 54 international locations, together with 19 Africans. This is the primary such summit in 4 years.

as reported from Kigali,Laure Broulard

The occasion had been postponed twice attributable to the covid-19 pandemic and lots of presidents and prime ministers attended.

►Also learn: Boris Johnson in Kigali for the Commonwealth Summit within the midst of the controversy over the migration settlement

Boris Johnson arrived in Kigali on Thursday, June 23 and was fast to defend his migration partnership with Rwanda, a venture condemned by the UN and human rights organizations. “Critics should keep an open mind,” the British prime minister advised reporters after visiting a faculty in Kigali. Boris Johnson additionally raised the situation throughout a one-on-one interview with President Paul Kagame.

Discussions behind closed doorways Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau, Emir of Qatar, Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad Al Thani, Ugandan President Yoweri Museveni and Nigerian Muhammadu Buhari are additionally in Kigali.

On the agenda are discussions behind closed doorways, formally on sustainable improvement and restoration of the economies of the Commonwealth international locations after the corona disaster and in reference to the warfare in Ukraine, discussions ready yesterday by a gathering with overseas ministers from the Commonwealth international locations.

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