Col Simon Ndamukunda was the commander of Rwandan Contingent deployed in Darfur in 2017. He was at the rank of Lt. Colonel and promoted to Colonel in the same year.
Speaking to IGIHE, the spokesperson of Rwanda Defence Force (RDF), Lt. Col. Ronald Rwivanga has confirmed that Col Ndamukunda but didn’t provide much details about his death.
In July 2007, Col Ndamukunda who held the rank of Major received a recognition medal known as “Combat Action Ribbon” for outstanding contribution to the country.