9 November 2012

Rwanda: Prime Minister Calls On Burera Residents to Fight Against Malnutrition

Today, the Prime Minister Dr. Pierre Damien Hambumuremyi officiated the closing ceremony of family month campaign in Burera District which was launched on 9th October 2012.

The theme of this year was "sustain families through the promotion of cultural values".

"I call upon residents of Burera to avoid family disputes because those disputes impact national security".

"We recognize the progress made by Burera and Northern Province citizens in agricultural activities, you need to build on that by participating in activities that promote your lives includes fighting malnutrition and paying health insurance". The Prime Minister said

The Prime Minister handed over 15 cows to families in a one cow per family program and children were also given milk and fruits as a sign of fighting against malnutrition.

Copyright © 2012 Government of Rwanda. All rights reserved. Distributed by AllAfrica Global Media (allAfrica.com). To contact the copyright holder directly for corrections — or for permission to republish or make other authorized use of this material, click here.

AllAfrica publishes around 2,000 reports a day from more than 130 news organizations and over 200 other institutions and individuals, representing a diversity of positions on every topic. We publish news and views ranging from vigorous opponents of governments to government publications and spokespersons. Publishers named above each report are responsible for their own content, which AllAfrica does not have the legal right to edit or correct.

Articles and commentaries that identify allAfrica.com as the publisher are produced or commissioned by AllAfrica. To address comments or complaints, please Contact us.