IGIHE has learnt that Muvunyi has been arrested along with Rtd Col Ruzibiza Eugène who once served as the RDF 307 Brigade commander in Western Province; Niyongamije Gérald, the executive secretary of Gasura cell in Karongi district and another resident, Kayigema Félicien.
Speaking to IGIHE, the Acting spokesperson of Rwanda Investigation Bureau (RIB), Dr Murangira B. Thierry has confirmed their arrest.
“They were arrested on 24th December 2020 for allegedly using forged documents,” he said.
Dr Murangira explained that investigation is underway for deeper insights into the case.
Paul Muvunyi is a businessman with ventures in hotels.The executive secretary of Gasura cell in Gishyita sector where the businessman owns Kivu Safari Lodge is one of suspects arrested with him. The facility was inaugurated in 2016 at a cost of Rwf 1.2 billion.