Yanditswe Monday , Tariki, 23 January 2017. saa 19:58:00 na Christophe Hitayezu

After his today’s unsuccesful travel to Rwanda, the Rwanda Immigration Public Relations Officer hereby clarifies that Father Nahimana is welcome to Rwanda.

On 22nd January 2017, the Immigration Officer at Kigali International Airport alerted SN Brussels and other airlines, about issues in Nahimana travel status which is routine procedure.

Butera Yves, the Public Relations Officer stated that Nahimana had applied for a Visa as a French citizen, and yet he was also in possession of an expired Rwandan Passport. He had previously used the Eat African Tourism Visa. Nahimana is yet to notify Immigration that he acquired dual citizenship, as provided for by Rwanda Immigration Law.

And that Nahimana is welcome to Rwanda, as any other citizen, he is also aware of these administrative and Immigration procedural requirements.

Nahimana and his team of 4 was supposed to arrive in Kigali today, Monday 23 at 7:20pm, with the KLM 533 Flight.

Christophe Hitayezu