RNP MEDIA WEEKLY REVIEW

NYAGATARE: Police, local leaders urge taxi-moto operators against aiding crime

Taxi-moto operators in Nyagatare District cautioned against facilitating illegal cross-borders, aiding and abetting crimes.

During the meeting with more than 1000 commercial motorcyclists operating in different parts of Nyagatare District, on Tuesday, November 9, at Nyagatare stadium; Police and local leaders highlighted a number of unlawful acts involving taxi-moto operators and in which some of them have been arrested.  Read more...

RNP rotates Formed Police Unit in South Sudan

Rwanda National Police (RNP), on Sunday, November 7, rotated its Formed Police Unit Three (FPU-3) contingent serving in the UN Mission in South Sudan (UNMISS).

Rwanda FPU-3 IV contingent of 160 female-dominated officers left Kigali International Airport (KIA) at about 10am under the command of Senior Superintendent of Police (SSP) Marie Grace Uwimana.  Read more...

 RNP trains RICA students, staff on fire safety

Fire outbreak affect the economy and development of an individual and the country in general.

House fires, particularly, destroy the property, cause lose in bussiness, affect development as money is spent to renovate the destroyed property as well as a threat to life.  Read more...

KIGALI: More 28 motorists arrested in Police operations against drunk-driving

The latest Rwanda National Police (RNP) operations against impaired driving led to the arrest of 28 people in City of Kigali, who were at the time driving while drunk.

The operations were conducted between November 6th and 9th on various roads of Kigali. It is part of the efforts to curb one of the major causes of road accidents.  Read more...

KAMONYI: Police sensitize cyclists on safer road usage


The Rwanda National Police (RNP) Traffic and Road Safety (TRS) department extended road safety awareness to about 50 commercial cyclists in Kamonyi town.

The campaign conducted on Sunday, November 7, targeted cyclists organized in a cooperative called Kotamonyaka operating in Runda, Gacurabwenge and Rugarika.  Read more...

NYARUGURU: Man intercepted smuggling banned electric cables


On Monday, November 8, the Rwanda National Police (RNP) Revenue Protection Unit (RPU) arrested one Jean Claude Niyomugabo, in Nyaruguru District, with 58 rolls of banned electric cables known as ‘Senegal.’

At the time, Niyomugabo, who was intercepted in Mwoya Cell, Nyagisozi Sector, was sneaking the cables into Rwanda from the neighbouring Burundi.  Read more...

Police recovers stolen solar panels and batteries


Rwanda National Police (RNP) arrested five people in connection with vandalising and stealing solar power systems from connected houses in Muhanga and Gatsibo districts.

The group was arrested on Wednesday, November 10, following investigations into the series of vandalism and theft of the solar systems in the two districts.  Read more...

NGORORERO: Trio arrested for destroying protected forest


On Thursday, November 11, Rwanda National Police (RNP) arrested three people in Ngororero District for allegedly felling trees in a gazetted forest for timber.

Alexandre Hagenimana, 25, John Ndagijimana, 35, and Ignace Jean Claude Ngirimana, 30, were arrested in Kirwa Village, Bungwe Cell, Bwira Sector.  Read more...



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