David Luiz's Holiday in Rwanda
On 22nd On 22nd October 2019, Arsenal star David Luiz became the first Arsenal first-team player to visit Rwanda since the partnership’s launch last season. David enjoyed a two-day trip to Rwanda, experiencing the famous hospitality, learning about the country’s rich culture and natural wonders and understanding how Rwandans have united to drive the country forward as a leading reformer in Africa.
David Luiz visited Singita Kwitonda Lodge in Rwanda’s Northern Province and planted an indigenous tree as part of efforts to reforest areas surrounding the stunning Volcanoes National Park – home to the endangered mountain gorillas. David and his family trekked through the volcanoes to see Rwanda’s mountain gorillas. During the incredible wildlife experience, they learnt about the country’s successful efforts to conserve and protect the gorillas and their habitat.