Minister Busingye’s brother and manager of Kigali Height building arrested
Security Services have arrested brother of Rwanda’s Justice Minister Johnston Busingye, wealthy businessman and managing director of a well known Kigali Height, Dennis Karera.
Karera’s detention in an unknown place has caused considerable discomfort to his families, friends and business associates, chimpreports has learnt
Close associates say he is being investigated over a “business deal”.
It is alleged Karera was picked on July 25 and their whereabouts remain unknown.
“He was taken about a week ago and efforts to trace him were yet to bear fruit. We have checked all police stations in Kigali but we can’t find him. He is unreachable,” a close friend told the website.
Rwanda National Police Spokesperson CP Theos Badege said he could not comment on the development as “Police no longer have investigative powers.”
CP Badege told chimpreports on Thursday morning that the mandate lies in the hands of the “Rwanda Investigative Bureau (RIB).”
Karera wa born Born in Rutooma, Kashari District, Western Uganda.
He also served in the National Resistance Army (NRA) led by Yoweri Museveni.
In 1994, Karera joined RPA under Paul Kagame to liberate Rwanda.
Karera served as Deputy Inspector General of Police in Charge of Administration and Personnel.
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