Category Archive: Press

31st Oct 2013 – Verdict in Victoire Ingabire’s appeal postponed to 13th December 2013

The Rwandan Supreme Court’s ruling on the appeal of imprisoned opposition leader Madame Victoire Ingabire has been postponed again, from November 1st to December 13th. Ingabire, leader of Rwanda’s FDU-Inkingi Party, was arrested three years ago, in October 2010, after attempting to run for president against sitting President Paul Kagame. Bernard Ntaganda, leader of Rwanda’s …

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UK High Commissioner to Rwanda pay a visit to Victoire Ingabire in her prison cell

Kigali, 26 January 2012 On 24 January 2012, His Excellency Benedict Llewellyn-Jones OBE, the United Kingdom High Commissioner to Rwanda, together with the Embassy political counselor, visited Ms. Victoire Ingabire Umuhoza in her maximum prison cell.

24th April 2012 – Victoire publishs her letter to Chief Prosecutor

Victoire Ingabire has requested that his party publish her letter to chief prosecutor: “On April 8, 2011 I was taken to a closed door secret meeting in the office of the Prosecutor General Martin Ngoga who told me that I was arrested because I have caused a political stand-off with the government alleging that we …

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