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45 Senior Officers to graduate at RDF Command and Staff College

Musanze, 01 June 2018-

Rwanda Defence Force Command and Staff College (RDFCSC) is organising the sixth graduation ceremony on 08 June 2018 at RDFCSC in Musanze District.

As it is has become a routine, prior to the graduation ceremony, Students of the Senior Command and Staff Course organise a social dinner with their spouses at the College. This time, 45 students of Senior Command and Staff Course, intake 06, from 10 countries celebrated together with their spouses after a long journey of Steep Mountain climbed courageously and relentlessly at RDF CSC in a colourful dinner where students and their spouses shared drinks, dinner and dance on 1 June 2018.

The Army Chief of Staff, Lt Gen Jacques Musemakweli who presided over the ceremony on behalf of the RDF Chief of Defence Staff, thanked the Leadership of the RDF CSC, the students and their spouses for the part they all played for the success of the training.

The Army Chief of Staff promised full support to the College leadership to make a Centre of Excellency in the future. “We will do whatever it will take to make sure that the college becomes a good one in the region and beyond”, he said before thanking the allied countries for sending their students and the best ones to train with RDF Officers. “This does not only cement the regional and international Defence cooperation but also give the students the opportunity to share their culture, values and experiences”, he added.

In his remarks, the commandant of the RDF CSC, Maj Gen Jean Bosco Kazura wished the students and their spouses a night of happiness whereby they will be telling  each other “Do not worry you are about to make it”, he said.

Students of the Senior Command and Staff Course 06 graduating on 8 June, are from Czech Republic, Ghana, Kenya, Malawi, Nigeria, Senegal, Tanzania, Rwanda, Uganda and Zambia.