The Prime Minister of Rwanda visit RHIH in Gakenke district

The Prime Minister of Rwanda visit RHIH in Gakenke district: RHIH staff and students appreciation.

Prime minister of Rwanda at RHIH

On Saturday, 10th August 2019, around 11h30, Prime Minister of Rwanda Dr. Edouard NGIRENTE has visited the developing activities in Gakenke District  including Ruli Higher Institute of Health ( RHIH), Saint Rose de Lima which is higher learning institution that train health professional. Prime Minister was escorted by many cabinet ministers including   Dr. Uzziel NDAGIJIMANA (Honorable Minister of Finance and Economic Planning), Dr. Diane GASHUMBA (Honorable Minister of Health in the Republic of Rwanda ), Mrs. KAYISIRE Marie Solange (Honorable Minister of Cabinet Affairs, in the Office of the Prime Minister) GATABAZI Jean Marie Vianney (Governor of the Northern Province of Rwanda ) and other opinion leaders in northern province.

Warm welcome were given by Dr. Innocent DUSHIMIYIMANA (Fr.), Vice chancellor of RHIH, on behalf of Mgr KAMBANDA Antoine , Archbishop of Kigali and Chancellor of RHIH  and Director of RHIH council  who took their time with great pleasure  to make a tour with guest of honor in good environment of institution.

Vice chancellor of RHIH welcoming the Prime Minister of Rwanda 

Guest visited different area of institution that facilitate the students to achieve their goal in academic performance such as nursing skills laboratories.  The visitors were excited and impressed by knowledge and skills demonstrated by students who explained them how these learning and teaching materials allow them to achieve their learning objectives and prepare them on labor market.

RHIH students present what they study in nursing domai

Under moderation of Farther  Fr. Wellars UWAMUNGU(Deputy Vice Chancellor Administration and Finance), the ceremony started by prayer offered by  Fr. TWIZEYUMUREMYI Dona tien (  Chairperson of RHIH  Council)  and at the same time the Vice Chancellor presented overview of the school from purpose of initiating the institution including the responding to shortage of health personnel , current  activities including  offering programs, number of  students graduated, life of the school including its challenges such as insufficient   water in this community and inappropriate road. He continue to present the future plan of the institute including  training of nurses at Bachelor’s Level and opening the new department  of Human Nutrition and Dietetics for responding  on current problem related to all forms of malnutrition faced by Rwanda society today and to prevent it in the future.  He explained that request and all requirements have been submitted to High Education council and institution is waiting the positive feedback because all requirements including infrastructure, competent lecturers with master holders and other who are completing their PhD soon are in place. He announced that the school has been facilitated to have its own Institution Review Board (IRB) for conducting the research for both academic and student’s side.

Vice chancellor of RHIH, Dr. DUSHIMIYIMANA Innocent (Fr.)

Prime Minister interacted with the students in main hall of RHIH through the speech that he provided where he emphasized on main points raised by Vice Chancellor and ensured the participants that the Government know these challenges and they are trying to  find the solutions at sustainable way( Many studies for water supply in Ruli are at the end phase, Road is in rehabilitation ).  

Honorable Prime Minister of Rwanda Edouard NGIRENTE

RHIH students asking different questions