Kigali, RWANDA – June 21, 2022: 5.05am (Nuku’alofa Times): Samoan Prime Minister Fiame Naomi Mata’afa arrived here in Kigali last night to attend the Commonwealth Heads of Government Meeting 2022 (CHOGM) here in the Rwandan capital.
She arrived with her delegation and was met by officials of the CHOGM Rwanda committee and the Government of Rwanda officials.
Prime Minister Mata’afa is one of the Pasifika leaders who will be present here for the meeting, to discuss critical issues such as Climate Change, health epidemics and economic development, affecting the Commonwealth countries.
The official opening of CHOGM2022 will be done on Friday, June 24.
Kigali has put on its best for the week-long event here.
PM Mata’afa was in New Zealand last week for meetings with New Zealand’s Prime Minister Hon Jacinda Arden before flying back to Apia and travelling here to Kigali.
- Coverage of CHOGM2022 has been made possible by the Commonwealth Foundation