Journalists Killed in 1994 - Motive Unconfirmed: Vincent Shabakaka
|Publisher||Committee to Protect Journalists|
|Publication Date||January 1995|
|Cite as||Committee to Protect Journalists, Journalists Killed in 1994 - Motive Unconfirmed: Vincent Shabakaka, January 1995, available at: http://www.refworld.org/docid/4e6494d623.html [accessed 29 May 2017]|
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June 1, 1994, in Kigali, Rwanda
Shabakaka, a journalist for the Kigali-based newspaper Kiberinka, was killed by militiamen in Nyamirambo, at the home of his neighbors. In 1992, he and several colleagues from the paper were threatened and went into hiding, fearing arrest.