His Excellency Lt. Col Charles Kayonga
Rwanda Embassy to China
His Excellency Lt. Col Charles Kayonga arrived in Beijing on Thursday 22nd May 2014 to assume his duty as Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the Republic of Rwanda to China.
Before assuming his current responsibilities His Excellency Lt. Gen. Charles KAYONGA served as Chief of Defense staff at Rwanda Defense Force where he was responsible for the operations and general administration of the Rwanda Defense Forces and Advisor of the commander-in- chief and the Government on military matters.
From 2000 to 2002 His Excellency Lt. Gen. Charles KAYONGA was military advisor to His Excellency Paul Kagame, the President of the Republic of Rwanda.
Before assuming the assignment as advisor, His Excellency Lt. Gen. Charles KAYONGA also served as commander of the RPA in different capacities.
His Excellency Lt. Gen Charles KAYONGA earned a bachelor's degree in Arts with Education from Makelele University in 1987. He is married with 3 children.