Tuesday, December 1, 2020
Home International Dutch police arrest Rwanda genocide suspect

Dutch police arrest Rwanda genocide suspect

Christopher Sam
Christopher Sam is a web designer, developer and has advanced knowledge in Search Engine Optimization, Responsive Website Design, Emails Marketing, BULK SMS Messaging, Schema Markup and a certified Google Trainer. He is a creator and editor at Hypercitigh.com, an online digital platform focusing on Credible and Timely news and in Ghana.
- Advertisement -


Police in the Netherlands have arrested a man suspected of having been involved in the 1994 genocide in Rwanda.

The 71- year-old, a former bank clerk and pharmacy owner from the capital, Kigali, is accused of drawing up a list of Tutsi to be killed.

- Advertisement -

He is also said to have been involved in other attacks on Tutsi civilians.

Around 800,000 people lost their lives during the 100-day genocide.

Rwanda has requested his extradition. The man claimed asylum in the Netherlands in the year 2000.

- Advertisement -

The latest arrest comes five months after businessman Félicien Kabuga, accused of financing the genocide, was arrested in a suburb in Paris.

Mr Kabuga described the accusations as “lies” during a court appearance in May.

Source: citinewsroom.com

- Advertisement -
- Advertisement -

Top Stories

Ghana Scholarship Secretariat To Absorb Full Academic Fees Of Free SHS Graduates Entering Various Tertiary Institutions

The Ghana Scholarship secretariat has announced that it is going to absorb the full fees of students who will be entering the various tertiary...


Over a couple years and accommodation on campuses still remains one of the nightmares of students in the University of Energy and Natural Resources....

Biden to appoint Nigerian-born attorney, Adewale Adeyemo as Deputy Treasury Secretary

US President-Elect, Joe Biden, is set to announce a Nigerian-born attorney, Adewale ‘Wally’ Adeyemo, as deputy Treasury secretary, US-based media Politico reported on Sunday. Adeyemo,...

Marsai Martin breaks record for youngest Hollywood executive producer

Known for her role in the hit show Blackish, Marsai Martin (USA) has now earned the Guinness World Records title for youngest Hollywood executive producer for her breakout...