Order of Prince Rwagasore

Ordre du Prince Rwagasore

  • Order instituted by King Mwambutsa IV on 1 July 1962 as Royal Order of Prince Rwagasore. Modified by the Republic in 1966.
  • Order awarded for services to the state, especially in attaining independence, promoting national unity and safeguarding the integrity of the nation.
  • Order have V classes.
  • Prince Louis Rwagasore - Burundi's national and independence hero.