The judge says he dismissed Diane Rwigara's appeal to have bail granted because the crimes she and her mother are accused of are sensitive. The Rwigaras are facing charges of inciting public insurrection, forgery and promoting sectarian practices.
Kagame Critic Diane Rwigara Denied Bail Again
East African, 21 November 2017
The High Court in Kigali has dismissed an appeal against denial of bail by Rwandan government critic and former presidential aspirant Diane Rwigara. Read more »
Rwigara Accuses Court of Lacking Autonomy
East African, 19 November 2017
Former presidential aspirant Diane Rwigara last week accused a Rwandan court of lacking the independence to try her case fairly, arguing that the decisions made at her insurrection… Read more »
Diane Shima Rwigara getting out of the house after the police presents her an arrest warrant (file photo).
Former presidential hopeful Diane Rwigara's family maintains that tax evasion charges are "politically motivated" and aimed at "silencing their criticism of government" and to ... Read more »
Disqualified presidential aspirant Diane Rwigara and her mother Adeline Rwigara, will now be remanded for at least 30 days before their trial begins. Her sister Anne Rwigara, has ... Read more »
The court has decided not to separate the trial saying that there are common charges against former presidential aspirant Diane Rwigara, and her sister Anne and their mother ... Read more »
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