Ambassador Emmanuel Hategeka has presented letters of credence to the King of Bahrain, Hamad bin Isa Al Khalifa to represent Rwanda in the country with residence in Abu Dhabi.
The ceremony took place on Tuesday 6th July 2021 at the Royal Palace in Manama, the capital city.
Speaking after the ceremony, Amb. Hategeka appreciated existing good relations between the two friendly countries and reiterated his commitment to strengthen bilateral cooperation across fields of common interest.
“I am deeply honored to present my credentials to His Majesty King Hamad bin Isa Al Khalifa, as Rwanda’s non-resident Ambassador to the Kingdom of Bahrain. I look forward to taking our relations to greater heights,” he said.
“I conveyed to his majesty the warm greetings of my President H.E Paul Kagame and his interest to enhance bilateral ties between our two countries and our peoples,” added Amb. Hategeka.
He also took the opportunity to wish his Majesty King Hamad bin Isa Al Khalifa continued good health and well-being and to his country; peace, continued progress and prosperity.
Rwanda and the Kingdom of Bahrain enjoy good relations. Both countries established diplomatic ties on 2nd March 1998. Potential areas of collaboration include Trade and Investment, Tourism, Financial services, Energy, Technology, Entrepreneurship and Innovation.
With residence in Abu Dhabi, Ambassador Emmanuel Hategeka is also Rwanda’s envoy to the United Arab Emirates, the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia and Rwanda’s Permanent Representative to the International Renewable Energy.