Research type: Newspaper Article
After death threats, man who hid body of ex-premier gets state protection
Rwanda Government has provided security to Caporal (Rtd) Thadeo Karamaga – a man who has received several death threats for hiding body of Ex-Premier Agathe Uwiringiyimana during the Genocide Against Tutsi. According to previous stories wrote, his commanders rushed the body of Prime Uwiringiyimana to Kanombe military cemetery and handed it to him for immediate burial. He was however cautious; he hid the body in the mortuary until the fall of Kigali. He handed it to Rwanda Patriotic Army (RPA) Inkotanyi for decent burial.
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