Friday, May 14, 2010

Kagame threatens challenger with prison for speaking to press

May 14, 2010---The Rwanda New Times reported that Rwandan Prosecutor General Ngoga threatened to jail Victoire Ingabire Umuhoza for speaking with press. Ingabire has not been allowed to register to formally run against Rwandan President Paul Kagame.

Read at Digital Journal,

1 comment:

  1. Article 19 of the Universal Declaration of Human Rights clearly states that:

    * Everyone has the right to freedom of opinion and expression; this right includes freedom to hold opinions without interference and to seek, receive and impart information and ideas through any media and regardless of frontiers.

    As a Rwanda, I am so saddened that Kagame's government in Rwanda is oblivious to this fact.