Paul Kagame

Paul Kagame
  • President of the Republic of Rwanda

1990-94, led the Rwandan Patriotic Front in its liberation struggle when they defeated the sitting government and ended the genocide. 1994, Vice-President of Rwanda and Minister of Defence. 2000, President of Rwanda, elected by Transitional National Assembly. 2003, elected President of the Republic of Rwanda in the country's first democratic elections; 2010, re-elected President of the Republic of Rwanda. Currently Co-Chair: MDG Advocacy Group, UNSG; Broadband Commission for Digital Development, International Telecommunication Union.