The Spokesperson of RIB, Dr. Murangira B. Thierry has told IGIHE that the four students were arrested on 21st June 2021.
“They are accused of crimes including destroying another person’s property, forming a group of gangs or joining it, inciting public disorder, ethnic divisionism and genocide ideology,” he said.
The quartet includes one aged 18 while the remaining three are aged 19 respectively.
Dr. Murangira explained that the students committed these crimes as they completed the second school term in March 2021 where they damaged school equipment and classrooms.
It is said that the students had formed a gang’s group called ‘Abapower’. They are detained at Nyamabuye RIB Post as investigation is underway to file their case to the Prosecution.
Groupe Scolaire Kabgayi where these students committed alleged crimes is located in Kamazuru village, Gahogo cell in Nyamabuye sector.