No Rwandans among Lake Rweru floating bodies, says Police
The Rwanda National Police has refuted claims that victims killed and thrown in Lake Rweru found in Burundi in Muyinga Province were Rwandan citizens.
A number of dead bodies were recently recovered in Lake Rweru on the side of Burundi by fishermen in the province of Muyinga.
“We can confirm that there are no missing Rwandans among the bodies,” the Commissioner for Criminal Investigation Department, ACP Theos Badege, said.
The mayor of Ngoma and Kirehe also confirmed no citizens in their area have been reported missing.
“Through the usual good working relation with his Burundian counterpart, the Regional Police Commander-Eastern Province crossed to Burundi to continue investigation and inform his counterparts that there is no case of missing people on the Rwandan side” ACP Badege added.