President of Rwanda, Paul Kagame has expressed joy at being a grandparent for the first time in his life.
The Rwandan leader’s daughter, Ange Kagame who got married last year to Bertrand ‘Billy’ Ndengeyingoma has given birth.
Kagame took to twitter to break the news and express his joy about Ange’s new baby.
He wrote “Since yesterday we are very happily and ‘officially’ grand parents. Congratulations A&B!! ..:):):) What a joy!?”
Kagame added that “First time is even more exciting!” in a very rare expression of joy from the African leader.
Since yesterday we are very happily and ‘officially’ grand parents. Congratulations A&B!!
..:):):) What a joy!?
— Paul Kagame (@PaulKagame) July 20, 2020
Ange Kagame is Paul Kagame’s only daughter and second child.
Some Rwandans on social media also reacted to the news of Kagame’s daughter having a new baby.
Congratulations @AngeKagame and Bertrand May the forces from above be with you!
Ni Mwonkwe ni mwonkwe!
— Robert Cyubahiro McKenna (@RobCyubahiro) July 20, 2020
Congratulations to the family . Nibonkwe nibonkwe 🙏🏿
— Uwimana Basile (@BasileUwimana) July 20, 2020
Congratulations to the family!
Nibonkwe kandi basubireyo nta mahwa!!
— MUKANGIRA Jacqueline. (@MUKANGIRA1) July 20, 2020
Praises be to God 🙌🏿 Big Congratulations to the parents & grand parents and warm welcome to the new born !
— Kayitaba Emmanuel A. (@EKayitaba) July 20, 2020