The news about the arrest of this artist, Dr. Munangira B. Thierry Spokesman of the National Office of Criminal Investigation RIB confirmed this to IGIHE. He said,
His arrest has been confirmed by the Spokesperson of Rwanda Investigation Bureau (RIB), Dr. Munangira B. Thierry. “He suspected of assaulting and intentionally injuring a 30-year-old woman,” he said.
IGIHE has learnt that the woman Danny Nanone is accused of beating and injuring is the one they sired a child together. In 2016, the artiste was also arrested under similar circumstances.
Danny Nanone was arrested in the night of September 19, 2022. He is detained at the RIB Kicukiro Station while the investigation continues for his file to be submitted to the Prosecutor’s office.
If convicted by the Court for this crime he is being convicted of, Danny Nanone will be punished by law number 68/2018 of August 30, 2018 which determines offenses and penalties in general.
This law states that whoever is convicted of this crime by the Court shall be sentenced to imprisonment of not less than three years but not more than five years and a fine of not less than five million but not more than rwf10 million.
Dr. Murangira Thierry has urged the general public to be flexible noting that RIB won’t tolerate anyone who commits such a crime.