Rwandan Govt Agents 'Harassing' Independent Candidates
Presidential aspirant Diane Shima Rwigara says up to 10 of her representatives have been arrested and threatened with "treason charges" but later released with no charge, while Phillipe Mpayimana claims some of his representatives deserted him after intimidation by both residents and local authorities.
East African, 5 June 2017
Rwanda's independent presidential aspirants are protesting alleged intimidation and harassment of their supporters by government agents, saying this could undermine the credibility… Read more »
Independent presidential aspirants, Phillipe Mpayimana and Diane Shima Rwigara.
Each candidate must submit a list of at least 600 people supporting them, with signatures against their ID numbers, but Diane Shima Rwigara, the newest voice on the political ... Read more »