The Chairman of Rwanda Demobilization and Reintegration Commission (RDRC), Sayinzoga Jean has passed on. It is said that he breathed his last yesterday at King Faisal Hospital where he succumbed to liver cancer.
According to sources, Sayinzoga has been working normally but he shockingly died immediately on arriving at the hospital despite having shown no signs of aggravated health conditions.
Jean Sayinzoga contributed to the development of various government programs and is famous for Karate game.
He was the first Rwandan with advanced Karate rank with the grade of ‘6th Dan’ which he obtained in 2015 followed by Sinzi Tharcisse who rescued 118 Tutsi during the genocide applying Karate techniques. The latter holds ‘5th Dan’ grade.
Sayinzoga is also known to have introduced and taught Karate in Burundi.
He served as the president of Rutsiro district advisory committee from 2011 until last year.
- Late Sayinzoga Jean