Rwanda genocide convict Ngirabatware to be transferred to Senegal
Former Rwandan minister Augustin Ngirabatware, who has been sentenced to 30 years for his role in the country's genocide, will see out the rest of his term in Senegal, his judicial overseers announced in The Hague on Wednesday. In a document dated May 28, Judge Carmel Agius of the Mechanism for International Criminal Tribunals (MICT)…
Rwanda police arrest YouTuber for alleged genocide denial
Rwandan authorities on Monday said they had arrested a highly critical YouTuber on charges of denying the 1994 genocide, which could land him in jail for over a decade if he is found guilty.
Macron recognises France's responsibility in Rwanda genocide
French President Emmanuel Macron on Thursday recognised his country's role in the 1994 genocide in Rwanda, from backing a genocidal regime to ignoring warnings of the impending massacres.
The nine lives of Rwanda genocide survivor Albertine
Those were the young Albertine Mukakamanzi's final words to her mother, whom she last saw kneeling in prayer as the men with machetes closed in on their refuge.
Rwanda genocide suspect to be transferred to The Hague
The order comes after Kabuga's lawyers asked that he be transferred to the Dutch city instead of Arusha in Tanzania, saying long-haul air travel would pose a health risk to the 85-year-old businessman because of the Covid-19 pandemic.
Three Rwanda genocide suspects arrested in Belgium: prosecutor
Three men suspected of involvement in the 1994 Rwanda genocide have been arrested and charged in Belgium with serious abuse of human rights, the prosecutor's office said Saturday.
France arrests fugitive 'financier' of Rwanda genocide
France on Saturday arrested Felicien Kabuga, one of the last key fugitives wanted over the 1994 Rwandan genocide, leaving him facing a likely trial...
South Africa not co-operating in arrest of genocide suspect: UN court
The chief prosecutor of a UN tribunal on Wednesday accused South Africa of failing to co-operate in the arrest of a fugitive sought over his role in the 1994 Rwanda genocide.
The True Story Behind “Hotel Rwanda”
6th April 1994 - For about a hundred days in 1994, about a million Rwandans were killed in what many historians have referred to as one of the most devastating tragedies in human history. The mass tragedy that was orchestrated by the members of the ruling Hutu ethnic group began when a plane carrying the then…