A man identified as Ndagijimana Alphonse residing in Niboye sector of Kicukiro district has been arrested over suspected manslaughter of his wife, Uwamahoro Séraphine, after battering her to death.
The mayor of Kicukiro district, Dr. Nyirahabimana Jeanne has told IGIHE that Ndagijimana who resides in Gikundiro village of Nyakabanda cell in Niboye sector was arrested by police on Saturday 10th September 2016.
“It is said that the man beat his wife on Saturday and took her to hospital where she succumbed to wounds,” she said.
The mayor said that neighbors requested authorities to arrest the husband when the deceased’s body was taken back home saying the death resulted from severe beatings.
The body was taken to Kacyiru Hospital for autopsy while Ndagijimana the manslaughter suspect is detained at Kicukiro police station as investigations get underway.