Rwandan police probe shooting of former Paul Kagame doctor

Rwanda President Paul Kagame at Nyayo Stadium, Nairobi during Jamuhuri day celebrations on December 12, 2014. FILE PHOTO | MARTIN MUKANGU | NATION MEDIA GROUP

What you need to know:

  • Dr Gasakure was in police custody as part of investigations into offences including illegal entry on other person's property.
  • According to reliable sources, Dr Gasakure was a long serving personal doctor of President Kagame and his family until as recent as January.

Rwanda National Police are investigating circumstances under which President Paul Kagame’s former personal doctor was shot dead by a policeman on duty Wednesday evening.

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