Rwanda State Minister in Charge of Foreign Affairs and East African Community, Olivier Nduhungirehe has revealed the reason why German ambassador to Rwanda, Dr Peter Woeste has recalled back to German.
Amb. Peter Woeste , According to the report, left Rwanda on March 31, 2019.
Clearing air on the issue, Nduhungirehe told dpa “Woeste made offensive remarks towards our country and the president himself,’’
Without revealing the content of Amb. Woeste’s remarks, he added “He was recalled by his government after we raised the issue with them,”
In Berlin, the foreign office told dpa that Woeste had “returned to Germany a few days ago’’, without commenting on the reason for his return.
According to German newspaper, Welt, a critical remark in a private email of Woeste was the real cause of the issue between both countries.
However, it remains unclear how Rwandan authorities had seen the private email of Dr Peter Woeste.