The man reported himself to Kimisagara Police Station today morning where he revealed that he has killed his wife identified as Uwamariya Jacqueline.
Security officials went with Hategekimana at home where they found the woman dead but his eight-year old child had already alerted neighbors.
IGIHE has learnt that the family which has been living in Gatsata for two months had disputes known by local leaders.
“They had installed in Gatsata sector two months ago. They had slight disputes that local leaders were trying to solve,” the executive secretary of Gatsata sector, Munyaneza Aimable has told IGIHE.
He appealed on residents to report disputing families early for intervention to avoid similar incidences.
Hategekimana has been arrested as Rwanda Investigation Bureau investigates the case.
If convicted, the suspect is liable to life sentence.