[PHOTOS]: Honouring the memory of Queen Rosalie Gicanda

Yesterday, April 20, close family members and friends, accompanied by local authorities from the Southern Province congregated in Nyanza to remember the last Queen of Rwanda, Rosalie Gicanda, who perished on this date 22 years ago during the 1994 Genocide against the Tutsi.
First Lady Jeannette Kagame during the Kwibuka Mass at the Mater Dei GS in Nyanza. (Courtesy)
First Lady Jeannette Kagame during the Kwibuka Mass at the Mater Dei GS in Nyanza. (Courtesy)

Yesterday, April 20, close family members and friends, accompanied by local authorities from the Southern Province congregated in Nyanza to remember the last Queen of Rwanda, Rosalie Gicanda, who perished on this date 22 years ago during the 1994 Genocide against the Tutsi.

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Queen Rosalie Gicanda. (Courtesy)

First Lady Jeannette Kagame was among the hundreds of people who gathered for the Kwibuka Mass at the Mater Dei GS in Nyanza, before laying wreaths at the King Mutara III Rudahigwa’s and Queen’s final resting place, near the King’s Palace Museum.

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Mater Dei GS students during the Kwibuka at their school in Nyanza.
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Queen Rosalie Gicanda's Kwibuka. (Courtesy photos)
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