On an official visit to Côte d’Ivoire


Rwandan President Paul Kagamé and his wife have been on official visits since yesterday in Côte d’Ivoire. On the sidelines of this visit, Mrs. Jeannette Kagamé, First Lady of Rwanda visited the Mother and Child’s Hospital in Bingerville on Thursday, December 20, 2018.

After their arrival at the Bingerville Mother and Child’s Hospital around 11 am, the two First Ladies began the ceremony with a guided tour of the hospital. After visiting the different units, Mrs. Dominique Ouattara and her distinguished guests went to the amphitheater of the hospital for the official ceremony. It recorded the presence of several personalities including Mr. Eugène Aka Aouélé, Minister of Health and Public Hygiene, Mrs. Raymonde Goudou Coffie, Minister of Modernization of the Administration and Innovation of the Public Service and Professor Ibrahim Sega Sangaré, Chairman of the Board of Directors of the Bingerville Children’s Hospital.

Major project of Mrs. Dominique Ouattara, First Lady and President of Children of Africa Foundation, the Bingerville Children’s Hospital shows her several years commitment to the well-being of women and children. Beyond this, the two First Ladies hospital shared a common goal through their mission to offer quality care to the mother and the child. A common commitment that Mrs Kagamé did not fail to raise after her visit to the Hospital. Thus, according to Mr. Paul Kagamé’s wife, the health of the mother and the child have also been a priority for her Foundation called “Imbuto”. She also congratulated Mrs. Dominique Ouattara for her commitment to the welfare of mothers and children. For Ms. Kagame, the desire of Mrs. Dominique Ouattara to offer quality care to the mother and the child  shows that they are important. That’s why she felt that by carrying this initiative she bet on human dignity. Mrs. Dominique Ouattara, President of Children Of Africa, pleased to welcome her guest speaker, took the opportunity to present the various Foundation areas of intervention. Concerning the Bingerville MCH, Mrs. Dominique Ouattara explained that the construction project of this hospital was born as a result of the missions that she carried out for several years in the countryside.