Today the High Court rejected the bail appeal of Madame Victoire INGABIRE, Chair of FDU-INKINGI, on the grounds that even though the detention order expired during Christmas holidays the case was transmitted to the Court for the evidential stage thereafter.
The judge did not have much choice as President Paul KAGAME informed a press conference on 18 January 2011, two days before the verdict, that Ms. Victoire INGABIRE will face the laws up to the exhaustion of the process.
Who is the judge strong enough to contradict him in Rwanda? Only God.
In front of the High Court house, AFP reporter, Mr. Steve Terril was assaulted by security officers and CID officer for taking photos of the defendant.
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