The government remains silent on the accusations of the alleged disappearance of members of the Forces Democratiques Unifiees party. While President Paul Kagame's regime has strengthened peace and economic growth, it has also reportedly suppressed political criticism through extensive monitoring.
Rwanda's Disappearing Opposition
Deutsche Welle, 5 August 2019
Disappeared or dead - Rwanda's opposition party Forces Democratiques Unifiées is mysteriously "losing" members. The fate of the government critics is unknown. But who is… Read more »
Torture in a Rwandan prison (file photo).
Diane Shima Rwigara Accuses Kagame of Condoning Political Murders
allAfrica, 23 July 2019
Former presidential candidate Diane Shima Rwigara has penned an emotional open letter to President Paul Kagame accusing him of condoning political murders. Read more »
Another Mysterious Opposition Death
HRW, 12 March 2019
The death of an assistant to Rwandan opposition leader Victoire Ingabire last weekend has sent a chill through those who still dare to challenge the status quo in Rwanda.… Read more »
The National Prosecution Agency in Rwanda has withdrawn its appeal against the acquittal of Diane Rwigara and her mother, Adeline Rwigara, The New Times reports. Prosecutor General ... Read more »
Rwandan President Paul Kagame has described criticism of his Rwanda's human rights record as "rubbish" and "ridiculous" in an interview with France24's Catherine Nicholson on Read more »
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