A man identified as Bacuriyeze Damien, 28, has drowned in River Rusizi separating Rwanda and Democratic Republic of Congo.
The deceased who lived in Mururu sector was along with other traders on 6th February 2017 is alleged to have been involved in smuggling of glloods from DRC during night hours.
It is said that when he and other two smugglers saw security personnel, they dived into River Rusizi where two survived leaving one dead.
The executive secretary of Mururu sector, Jean Pierre Iyakaremye has told IGIHE that Bacuriyeze went missing leaving speculations that he might have returned to DRC until his body was found yesterday in Rusizi River.
- River Rusizi where the young man has drowned