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RWANDA: Diane Rwigara Could Be Jailed for 15 Years Over Insurrection Charges

President Paul Kagame’s disqualified challenger Diane Rwigara could spend 15 years in prison if she is convicted of inciting insurrection. Rwigara, her mother and sister have been under detention since September 23 – and all face criminal charges. On Tuesday, Rwigara was charged with forgery and inciting insurrection against the state. “What we

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Kagame Critic Diane Rwigara Charged with Treason

KIGALI – Police charged Rwandan opposition leader Diane Rwigara, who was detained at the weekend along with her mother and sister, with "offences to state security and forgery," according to a statement issued Monday. Rwigara, who was blocked from challenging President Paul Kagame in August elections, is one of several opposition

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