December 01 - 07, 2014
Media Monitoring Report for Rwanda
Posted on December 7, 2014
Compiled by Berta Fürstová, MIGS Desk Officer for Rwanda
Rwandan senate plans countrywide research on Genocide denial and revisionism
Private but pro-government newspapers
New Times, 7th December 2014
“‘Senate to act on Genocide denial” by Athan Tashobya
- The Rwandan senate is planning countrywide research on Genocide denial and revisionism, to ascertain the extent of the problem, Bernard Makuza, Senate president has revealed.
- "The Senate will embark on finding out the rate of denial and revisionism of the 1994 Genocide against the Tutsi; in the county and abroad. The study will come up with concrete resolutions on the issue...," he said.
- Research experts have been identified and the methodology to be applied has already been designed, the research would commence soon, he added.