Featured »

Huye: Youth sensitize citizens on land registration through music

August 24, 2014 – 1:45 pm | No Comment

Land is a very important factor of production in any country and as good policies and plans are required for its management to achieve its full potential. Through dramas, songs and proms, the youth from …

Read the full story »
Bills and Laws
Courts & Agencies
Forum
Services
Recent
Home » Courts & Agencies, English, Featured, Recent

Rwanda terror suspects to appear in court today

Submitted by on January 28, 2014 – 7:34 amNo Comment

m_Rwanda terror suspects to appear in court today

Sixteen Rwandan terror suspects will appear before the Military High Court in Kanombe this Today January 28, to face separate charges on terrorism, murder and conspiracy to murder.

The group includes; renegade Rwanda Defence Forces Rwandan soldiers, Lt Joel Mutabazi and Innocent Kalisa- who both formerly served in the Republican Guards.

Other suspects include two members of FDLR (a genocidal militia made up of Ex-FAR and interahamwe) closely linked with Rwanda National Congress (RNC) and eight former National University of Rwanda students recruited by RNC and suspected to be part of a terror cell of the FDLR.

The group will also jointly and separately be charged with formation of an armed group, spreading rumours with intention to incite the public against the State, illegal possession of fire arms, forgery and desertion, according to the Defense ministry.

Defence and Military spokesperson Brigadier General Joseph Nzabamwita says that there is enough evidence collected on the group

Lt. Mutabazi is the most prominent among the suspects. He appeared before the military court late last year, though his case was put out of the public hearing due to state security reasons.

His co-accused include: Karemera Jackson, Eugene Mutamba, Diane Gasengayire, Joseph Nshimiyimana, Pelagie Twizeyimana, Cyprien Nibishaka Rwisanga, Dative Murekeyisoni, Balthazar Maniraho, Jean de Dieu Nizigiyeho, Shadrack Barangayabo, Simon-Pierre Mahirwe, Marie-Grace Mutuyimana and Anselme Nimusabe.

Leave a comment!

Add your comment below, or trackback from your own site. You can also subscribe to these comments via RSS.

Be nice. Keep it clean. Stay on topic. No spam.

You can use these tags:
<a href="" title=""> <abbr title=""> <acronym title=""> <b> <blockquote cite=""> <cite> <code> <del datetime=""> <em> <i> <q cite=""> <strike> <strong>

This is a Gravatar-enabled weblog. To get your own globally-recognized-avatar, please register at Gravatar.

Follow

Get every new post delivered to your Inbox

Join other followers