The Minister of Justice and Attorney General visits the Rwanda Bar Association

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This Thursday 12th October 2017, Hon. Johnston Busingye, the Minister of Justice/Attorney General of Rwanda visited the Rwanda Bar Association.

He was received by the President of the Rwanda Bar Association Mr. Julien Kavaruganda along with 12 other Council members.

The visit was intended to recognize collaboration between the Rwanda Bar Association and the Ministry of Justice in different domains of the Justice but with more focus on legal aid programs, legislative processes and other activities that contribute to the administration of Justice in Rwanda.

It was also an opportunity to share ideas with the Minister on how best to improve service delivery and other slights issues regarding access to Justice.

The Minister promised to fully support the Bar in as far as celebration of the 20th Anniversary of the Rwanda Bar Association is concerned.

The Council of the Bar was delighted by the visit of the Minister of Justice to the Bar because this is the first visit of this kind since the existence of the Bar Association in Rwanda in 1997.