Boris Johnson and Carrie arrive in Rwanda for CHOGM

Boris Johnson has touched down in Rwanda ahead of a summit of Commonwealth leaders which has been overshadowed by the UK’s controversial new immigration policy.The Prime Minister tweeted on Thursday morning: “I’ve arrived in Rwanda for CHOGM to address global challenges, from hunger to climate change, and to turbocharge trade with some of the world’s most dynamic economies. With our shared values, history and language – the Commonwealth is a unique and vital association.”The Prime Minister, who flew to the African country’s capital of Kigali for the Commonwealth Heads of Government meeting overnight, has faced criticism for the government’s plan to send asylum seekers coming to Britain to Rwanda.

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