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Rwandan Genocide Convict Murekezi Sentenced to 5 Years Over Duty Evasion

Rwandan businessman and Genocide convict Vincent Murekezi was on Monday sentenced to five years imprisonment for attempting to evade duty of about K2.2 million. According to a statement by Anti-Corruption Bureau, made available to Maravi Post, Murekezi committed the crime in 2008 in collaboration with Komani Nyasulu, a Malawian national clearing

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Rwanda, Tanzania Police Forces Partner to Boost Border Security

Rwanda National Police (RNP) and Tanzania Police Forces held a bilateral meeting at Rusumo border post yesterday and discussed various policing issues pertaining cross-border security. The meeting was co-chaired by the Inspector General of Police (IGP) Emmanuel K. Gasana and his Tanzanian counterpart, Ernest J. Mangu. It is the first of its

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Rwanda: New Documentary to Tell Return of Lions in Akagera National Park

The National Geographic channel is set to screen the reintroduction of lions from South Africa to Rwanda in an hour-long documentary, according to Akagera National Park authority. It will be the first time that the Rwandan national park will be featuring on the global wildlife television channel that focuses primarily on

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Rwandan Genocide Suspect Ngombwa Sentenced to 15 Years in Jail Over Fraud in US, Faces Deportation

A Rwandan man, who lied to gain entry into the U.S. after participating in the 1994 Genocide against the Tutsi, has been handed a 15-year imprisonment by a court in the United States. Gervais Ngombwa, 57, who has an outstanding indictment against him, faces deportation after serving his sentence, according to

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Rwanda: Two District Directors of Education Arrested Over Recruitment Malpractices

Two directors in charges of education in Kayonza District have been arrested following investigations into the recent recruitment of teachers in the district, which have unearthed gross malpractices. Xavier Francois Bizimana, the District Director of Education and Charles Namara Mugabo, the director in charge of secondary, and Technical and Vocational Education

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Rwanda: Four Fraudsters Arrested in Nyamagabe

Four men are detained at Gasaka Police station in Nyamagabe District in connection with defrauding people through various unscrupulous means. Police identified the suspects as Sylvestre Harerimana, Eric Nizeyimana, Jean Baptiste Nkwiro and Evariste Hakizimana. Chief Inspector of Police (CIP) André Hakizimana, Police spokesperson for the Southern Province, said that the arrest

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