Source: Ministry of Defence Rwanda
The Army week that was launched on Monday March 26th, 2012 was closed on Friday March 30th, 2012. Throughout the week, health personnel from Rwanda Military Hospital dedicated their services, free of charge, to 31 young people with mental and/or physical disabilities, sheltered at Inshuti Zacu Centre, in Kicukiro District, Kigali City.
While officiating the closing ceremony, the guest of honor of the day, Col Dr Eugene Twagirumukiza pointed out that during the just concluded army week military doctors carried out an extensive medical diagnostic for all cases and will produce reports that will easy the follow up. Col Dr Eugene further promised that RMH will provide whatever possible to help those examined, noting that some cases will have definitely to be transferred to main hospitals such as Rwanda Military Hospital and King Faycal.
On her side, Sister Catherine Mujawamariya, the founder of Inshuti Zacu Centre couldn’t hide her joy and appreciation towards RDF .” You are giving a message of hope to these children living with disabilities, a message that the country is taking care of them », she gratefully declared. Kicukiro District’s Authorities pledged to Inshuti Zacu Centre cows and a portion of the district budget, respectively to improve the nutrition and the general welfare of the children.