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STATE OF THE NATION ADDRESS 14th Umushyikirano Kigali, 15 December 2016 It is my honour to open this 14th Umushyikirano. I want to welcome everyone participating in this important national dialogue, both here in Rwanda and around the world via live broadcast. I also extend a warm welcome to our special guests and friends from