Genocide victims

Remains of Genocide victims found at Rubavu airstrip

Officials and residents of Rubavu district since Tuesday morning are working tirelessly to exhume remains of bodies believed to be victims of the 1994 Genocide against the Tutsi, which were found at Gisenyi Airport last week. The remains were found after workers at the airstrip who were digging...

Thursday, January 9, 2020 - 12:19am

Supreme Court resolves paternity row after DNA test on Genocide victim

Yves Tuyishimire can take pride in finally having a paternal family which had been mischievously taken away from him during a protracted legal battle that has lasted over five years. This follows a landmark ruling by Supreme Court on Friday delivered its verdict, granting the 27-year old...

Saturday, November 23, 2019 - 12:48am

Man arrested for attempted bribery in effort to thwart exhumation of Genocide victims

Rwanda Investigation Bureau (RIB) has taken a man into custody for allegedly attempting to bribe an official from Ibuka, the umbrella organisation of Genocide survivors’ associations, for the latter to stop an ongoing exercise to exhume remains of Genocide victims. Remains of hundreds of...

Thursday, June 7, 2018 - 12:25am

Over 900 Genocide victims get decent burial in Ruhango District

Thousands of Genocide survivors, friends and dignitaries from public and private entities on Sunday participated in an exercise to accord decent burial to at least 950 Genocide victims in Mbuye sector of Ruhango District. The victims who were accorded decent burial were taken from mass graves in...

Tuesday, May 29, 2018 - 5:16am

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