It is with sadness and deep sorrow that Rwanda Media Commission learned the untimely death of the veteran journalist Mr. Emmanuel RUSHINGABIGWI, who until his death, yesterday, Sunday, 20th March 2016 was a mentor in the media sector.
Rwanda Media Commission joins all Rwandans in expressing its condolences to bereaved family, the entire media fraternity and the Rwandan nation for the loss of a journalist and mentor in media sector par excellence.
Mr. RUSHINGABIGWI contributed in the development of Rwanda’s media sector by sensitizing Rwanda journalists and media practitioners on their rights, responsibilities and obligations towards rising professionalism and responsibility in the media sector.
He will be missed for his charm, his courage, zeal, skill and his willingness to share his ideas with us all.
Rwanda Media Commission’s deepest sympathies and heart also go out to the family of Mr. RUSHINGABIGWI, especially the wife and his children.
May the Almighty Lord sustain the bereaved family during this difficult time, and may Mr. RUSHINGABIGWI Emmanuel soul rest in eternal peace.
Kigali 21st March 2016
Rwanda Media Commission
[Media Self-Regulatory Body]