Seven people, all residents in Gatsibo district have been arrested for Girinka misallocation,the police spokesperson in Eastern Province, IP Kayigi Emmanuel has confirmed.
The suspects were arrested on Wednesday following information given to police by residents.
“We are still carrying out investigations on the allegations but we have the seven in custody including cell executive Secretary,” he has told IGIHE.
A village leader who gave himself three Girinka cows, a leader in Ubudehe program who collaborated with other residents to sell cows are among the arrested suspects.
They are all detained at Kabarore police station.