Tag: Ibuka

Où Vas-Tu, Rwanda?

A guest article by Philibert Muzima,  a genocide survivor and author.  Lorsque les rescapés du génocide des Tutsi du Rwanda sont traités de négationnistes, de faux survivants et, par effet de ricochet, leurs êtres chers tués durant le génocide devenant de “fausses victimes”, cela donne des frissons et la […]

Iyicwa Ry’Abarokotse Jenoside: Ibyatangajwe na CNLG na IBUKA Biraca Amarenga Y’aho Ukuri Guherereye

Ejo hashize nkimara gusoma ibaruwa ifunguye Diane Rwigara yandikiye Perezida Paul Kagame ku iyicwa ry’abarokotse jenoside, navuganye n’inshuti yanjye, Felix, nawe warokotse jenoside, mubwira iyo nkuru y’urucantege. Mu magambo ameze nk’ubuhanuzi,  Felix (izina rihinduye),  yarambwiye ati: ‘’ ibirego Diane ashinja Leta muri iriya baruwa ye, ntabwo nzi neza ukuri kwabyo. Ariko ibi ngiye kukubwira nubona

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Rwandan Government Behind The Killings Of Dozens Of Genocide Survivors, Diane Rwigara

Diane Rwigara, a prominent Rwandan Critic and 2017 Presidential hopeful, accuses the Rwandan government’s security forces to murder many dozens of genocide survivors including Jean-Paul Mwiseneza who was brutally killed last month. The government has not commented on these allegations yet. In an open letter addressed to President Paul Kagame today, Ms. Rwigara, a genocide

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GAKENKE: Imitungo y’imiryango yazimye yigaruriwe na bamwe mu babishe

Flash Radio/TV: Abarokotse Jenoside yakorewe abatutsi mu karere ka Gakenke mu ntara y’Amajyaruguru baravuga ko bashengurwa no kubona imitungo y’imiryango yazimye ibyazwa umusaruro na bamwe mu bagize uruhare mu kwica iyo miryango. Bavuga ko kuba ababishe ari bo bahindukiye bagasubira mu mitungo yabo ari agashinyaguro, bagasaba ko bayikurwamo igacungwa n’imiryango iharanira inyungu z’abarokotse. Umwe yagize

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A New Way to Immortalize Genocide Victims Launched

A team of genocide survivors launched on Monday this week, a new website designed to serve as a central database of names, photographs, and brief biographies of over one million people murdered in the 1994 genocide against the Tutsi in Rwanda.  The initiative, according to a press release issued on that occasion, is an effort

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Igice cya 2: Ibintu Bikwiye Kurangirana no Kwibuka 25

Mu nyandiko y’ubushize nanditse ko kugira abarokotse nk’indorerezi mu mihango yo kwibuka ababo ari umuco ucuramye ukwiye kurangirana no Kwibuka 25. Uyu munsi ndavuga ku bindi bintu 2 bikwiye kujyana no kwibuka 25. Gutegeka abacitse ku icumu ibyo bavuga n’ibyo batavuga mu buhamya Kuvuga ubugome abahutu badukoreye n’agahinda kadashira jenoside yadusigiye, bisigaye bisa n’imbyino yavuye

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Abajenosideri ruharwa batavugwa kenshi

Jenoside igitangira, Abahutu b’iwacu ntabwo bitabiranye ibakwe impuruza yo gutsemba Abatutsi. Byafashe hafi icyumweru kugirango benshi mu Bahutu twari duturanye batangire “gukora” nk’uko babyitaga. Hari abajenosideri-ruharwa bavugwa gake, nyamara nibo leta yifashishije mu gutinyura abandi abahutu basanzwe, kwica nta mpuhwe mu duce dutandukanye tw’igihugu. Abo bicanyi babarirwa mu bihumbi, na magingo aya baridegembya, nta numwe uragezwa imbere y’ubutabera ngo aryozwe ibyaha yakoze. Abo bicanyi ni bande? Bagize ruhare ki muri jenoside? Kuki kubageza imbere y’ubutabera bikomeje kuba agatereranzamba? Mu mirongo mike ikurikira ndagerageza gusubiza ibi bibazo.

US court hears case against Germany over Namibia genocide

Today,  Lawyers for Herero and Nama people present argument in lawsuit demanding reparations for the first German- made Genocide. Think about this.  Over 110 years since the Herero genocide by the Germans, descendants of the victims are still fighting for their right to justice in form of reparation. In comparison, It’s been only  24 years since the start of genocide of Tutsi in Rwanda. But our voices calling  for reparation are becoming nearly silent than ever before. Read more to discover the incredibly long journey of Herero people seeking justice against all odds. Albert

Betraying Justice for Rwanda’s Genocide Survivors

The New Yorker, one of the most famous magazines in the United States, published a great piece yesterday featuring genocide survivors’ outrage towards the early release from prison of the genocide’s perpetrators. Below, Read the entire article by Gina Moore: In July, 1993, an eleven-year-old named Damas Dukundane got a new pair of shoes. His mother bought them,

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No safe place for Survivors.

Dear Readers, I have been silent for a while. This is however  proving to be difficult.  Genocide Survivors continue to endure so much injustices that cry for our attention. Violence and intimidation remains a constant diet of survivors especially those who live in rural areas.  Like me, you might have read a series of disturbing

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Inzira iracyari ndende ngo abarokotse Jenoside bishyurwe imitungo yasahuwe

Imyaka irenga makumyabiri n’umwe abacitse ku icumu babuze ababo barenga miliyoni, n’imitungo ibarirwa mu mamiliyari menshi y’amanyarwanda isahuwe indi igasenywa muri jenoside yakorewe abatutsi mu 1994. Icyumweru cyasojwe ku itariki 29/06/2015,  kitiriwe icyumweru cy’ubufasha mu mategeko , Leta n’abafatanyabikorwa ba sosiyete sivile bari barahiriye kurangiza imanza hafi ibihumbi 50 Leta ivuga ko zitegereje kurangizwa. Iyi

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MINIJUST n’uturere ntibumvikana ku manza za Gacaca z’imitungo

Minisiteri y’Ubutabera, n’Abahagarariye inzego z’ibanze kuva ku rwego rw imirenge, kugera ku rw’Uturere n’Intara zose, kugeza ubu ntibavuga rumwe ku kibazo cy’umubare w’imanza za Gacaca ku bangije imitungo mu gihe cya Jenoside zigomba kurangizwa. Min. Busingye yavuze ko habaye gutekinika iyo mibare. Ahanini ikibazo gishingiye ku mibare, kandi Leta yarihaye igihe ntarengwa ko izo manza

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Kibungo: Bakurikiranyweho gutera uwacitse ku icumu no kumusenyeraho inzu

Abagabo batatu bafungiye kuri sitasiyo ya Kibungo aho bakurikiranyweho icyaha cyo gusenya inyubako n’ibikoresho by’umuturanyi wabo wacitse ku icumu rya Jenoside.  Abo bagabo bakurikiranyweho kandi gushyira inginga nini n’ibuye ry’ibiro 30  ku muryango no ku madirishya y’inzu y’uwo wacitse ku icumu kugirango atabona uko asohoka ngo atabaze.  Nk’uko bigaragara ku rubuga rwa Polisi y’u Rwanda,

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Defence asks ICTR to acquit Nyiramasuhuko who was sentenced to life

Arusha, April 14, 2015 (FH) –  Lawyers for Pauline Nyiramasuhuko, the only woman held by the International Criminal Tribunal for Rwanda (ICTR), on Tuesday called for her to be acquitted on appeal. The plea came as appeals hearings started for Nyiramasuhuko, former Minister of Family Affairs, in the last case before the Tribunal. The appeals

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Rukumberi: Abarokotse Jenoside bemeza ko bagikorerwa itotezwa

Abarokotse Jenoside bo mu murenge wa Rukumberi mu karere ka Ngoma baravuga ko ubumwe n’ubwiyunge mu Banyarwanda ari ngombwa ariko ngo babangamiwe na bamwe mu bagize uruhare muri Jenoside yakorewe Abatutsi babatoteza mu kubakorera ibikorwa by’urugomo. Abarokotse Jenoside b’i Rukumberi bavuga ko abantu bajya mu mirima yabo bakabatemera imyaka ndetse bakaroga n’amatungo. Ibi bintu ngo

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Ibintu 6 bidasanzwe byagaragaye mu gutangiza kwibuka21

Uyu munsi itariki 7 Mata 2015, u Rwanda n’amahanga bibutse jenoside yakorewe abatutsi ku nshuro ya  21.  Ubutumwa bwatanzwe bwiganje ku zihe ngingo? Ni ibiki bidasanzwe mu mitegurire byagaragaye ugereranyije no kwibuka ku nshuro ya 20 n’izindi nshuro zabanje? 1.Nta mihango rusange yatumiwemo abaturage basanzwe yateguwe ku rwego rw’igihugu. Byari bimenyerewe ko imihango yo gutangiza

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Compensation of Genocide survivors should be top of the agenda

Our Analysis Better late than never! The New Times Rwanda published two consecutive articles on the need to provide reparation for survivors.  It is very encouraging that the state media is now covering sensitive topics such as reparation for survivors. The issue of reparations including compensation  was considered as a taboo subject in the Rwandan

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Will Genocide convicts ever pay back all looted property?

As far as Aloys Rwamasirabo can recall, it’s been about eight years since a Gacaca court in his Western Province’s Nyange Sector in Karongi District ordered several Genocide convicts to pay him about Rwf3.5 million for destroying his house and looting his cows and furniture during the 1994 Genocide against the Tutsi. However, up to

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Kibuye: Uwacitse ku icumu wasigaye wenyine mu kagari aratotezwa

Mukabose Emeritha umubyeyi warokotse Jenoside yakorewe Abatutsi agasigara ari incike aratabaza kuko ngo akomeje gukorerwa ihohoterwa. Atuye mu murenge wa Rubengera, Akagali ka Ruragwe, Umudugudu wa Rutaro, muri Karongi. Umwaka ushize abantu batamenyekanye bamusenyeye inzu none  ngo bongeye baroga inka ye yaramaranye imyaka ine ihaka biyiviramo gupfa. Iyi nka imaze gupfa barayibaze mu gifu cyayo

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Impamvu 14 umuryango wa Rwigara utanga ko yishwe

Mu ijoro ryo kuwa 04 Gashyantare 2015 nibwo umushoramari  warokotse Jenoside Rwigara Assinapol yitabye Imana mu rupfu Polisi y’igihugu yavuze ko ari impanuka y’imodoka. Gusa umuryango we uhamya ko umubyeyi wabo atazize impanuka ari nayo mpamvu wandikiye Perezida  Paul Kagame usaba ko hakorwa iperereza ku rupfu rwe. Mu ibaruwa Imirasire.com ifitiye kopi, hagaragaramo impamvu 14

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