Speeches and promises made by Heads of State to the people: What about Kagame and Kabila? Paul Kagame, President of Rwanda since 2000. He served as Vice President and Minister of Defence from 1994 to 2000. Joseph Kabila, President of DRC since January 2001. The two presidents want to remain in office for more than two terms. Posted By: umunyamakuru 19 décembre 2016 Partager/Share/SangizaDo Presidents Kagame and Kabila imagine the consequences of not keeping the promises made to the people? Joseph Kabila’s second term expires on 19/12/2016, and Paul Kagame’s term ends in 2017 (Editor’s note).