Investigations into the slaughter at Nyarubuye continue. It has been
determined that 36 people took part in the massacre. They came to the church
in cars and the killings occurred between April 7 and April 19, 1994.
Of the 36 alleged killers, 28 are in custody, 3 are dead and the ringleader, Celestine
Gachumbitsi,the former mayor of Nyarubuye, is
in a military camp in Tanzania. Officials are trying to extradite him.
In Rwanda, April 5 has been declared a national day of commemoration of the 1994