H.E THE PRESIDENT OF THE REPUBLIC AND COMMANDER IN CHIEF OF THE RDF HAS MADE THE FOLLOWING CHANGES IN THE RDF.
1. MAJ GEN JACQUES MUSEMAKWELI IS APPOINTED ARMY CHIEF OF STAFF.
2. MAJ GEN ALEX KAGAME IS APPOINTED COMMANDER...[more]
Kigali, 29 January 2016
More than 500 personnel from East African Community Partner States Defence Forces will convene in Kigali from 5th-18th August 2016 to participate in 10th Edition of the EAC Military Games and Cultural...[more]
Kigali, 11 December 2015Reference to Law Nº 38/2015 OF 30/07/2015 on Downsizing, Discharge, demobilization and dismissal in Rwanda Defence Forces, the under listed Officers and Men have been dismissed from the RDF with immediate...[more]
Kigali, 6 December 20151. H.E The President and C-In-C Of The Rwanda Defence Forces has promoted RDF Officers and Men as follows:a. Colonels to the rank of Brigadier General - 10 (1) COL JOHN GASHAIJA BAGIRIGOMWA(2) COL...[more]
Kigali, 25 November 2015
Rwanda Defence Forces (RDF) would like to clarify that no Rwandan peacekeeper serving in the United Nations Mission in South Sudan (UNMISS) was killed on 23 November 2015 as reported by Bloomberg news...[more]
HON GEN JAMES KABAREBE, MINISTER OF DEFENCE OPENING REMARKS DURING DRC-RWANDA BILATERAL MEETING ON SECURITY HELD ON 24 SEPTEMBER AT LEMIGO HOTEL
Hon Aimé NGOYI Mukena Lusa Diese, Minister of National Defence and Veterans...[more]