The UN has granted early release to two men convicted of genocide by the special tribunal set up to try those responsible for Rwanda's 1994 genocide. By AFP

One of the eight security forces agents suspected of assassinating General Adolph Nshimirimana, the former Intelligence Director close to Burundi President Pierre Nkurunziza, escaped on Tuesday evening. Gildas Yihundimpundu

Lilongwe Court has adjourned for 21 days the case of Vincent Murekezi, a Rwandan genocide convict who faces extradition back to his home country to allow communication between Lilongwe and Kigali on removal process. By Mundango Nyirenda

“A group of Rwandan genocide suspects who sought refuge in this country are indeed meeting at Bintanga’s house and they have vowed to storm the Lilongwe High Court next Tuesday when Murekezi will be appearing for committal and disturb the court so that the extradition process is disrupted."  By Mundango Nyirenda

L’avocat du génocidaire Simbikangwa a tout fait pour éloigner les jurés de l’objectif qui leur avait été assigné en voulant politiser le procès. Par Alain Gauthier, président du CPCR.

Murekezi was arrested Thursday after Rwanda Prosecution spokesman Nkusi Faustin confirmed the 2009 request for the extradition. By Mphatso Nkhoma

Rwanda Prosecutor Faustin Nkusi confirmed that they have been asking Malawi for the extradition of Murekezi from 2009. “We are still hopeful Malawi government will corporate by repatriating Mr Murekezi.” By Green Muheya -Nyasa Times

Now that concerned citizens have petitioned parliament over the extradition of the Rwandan genocide suspect Vincent Murekezi, government should see the seriousness of the issue and act accordingly. Lowani Mtonga