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ICTR Detainees and Convicted Persons - Status 10 July 2014

Name &
Case Number

Date &
Place of Birth

Former Official Function

Date &
Place of Arrest

Date of Transfer

Initial Appearance

Date Trial Began

Status

Defence Counsel

Transfer ordered by Trial Chamber and Pending Appeal

MUNYAGISHARI, Bernard
ICTR-05-89

xx.xx.59
Rubavu commune, Gisenyi Prefecture

Secretary-General of MRND & President of Interhamwe

25.05.11
Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC)

14.06.11

20.06.11

 

Case transferred to Rwanda 13.07.13

Philippe Moriceau, France

CASES ON APPEAL

Name &
Case Number

Date &
Place of Birth

Former Official Function

Date &
Place of Arrest

Date of Transfer

Initial Appearance

Date Trial Began

Status

Information

NZUWONEMEYE, François-Xavier
ICTR-2000-56

30.8.55
Kigali, Rural prefecture

Commander of Reconaissance Battalion

15.02.2000
France

23.05.00

25.05.00

20.09.04
Chamber 2

Joint trial
"Military II"

(4 accused)
17.05.11
Sentenced to 20 years imprisonment from the date of his arrest

Charles Taku, Beth Lyons; USA

NYIRAMASUHUKO, Pauline
1:ICTR-97-21
2: ICTR-98-42

xx.xx.46
Ndora commune, Butare prefecture

Minister of Family and Women Affairs

18.07.97
Kenya

18.07.97

03.09.97

12.06.01
Chamber 2

Joint trial
"Butare"
Group
(6 accused)
24.06.11
Sentenced to life imprisonment

Nicole Bergevin; Canada

NTAHOBALI, Arsène Shalom
1: ICTR-97-21
2: ICTR-98-42

xx.xx.70
Israel

Student and a leader of MRND militiamen, the Interahamwe

24.07.97
Kenya

24.07.97

17.10.97

12.06.01
Chamber 2

Joint trial
"Butare"
Group
(6 accused)
24.06.11
Sentenced to life imprisonment

Normand Marquis, Alexis Larivière, Canada

NSABIMANA, Sylvain
1: ICTR-97-29
2: ICTR-98-42

29.07.53
Butare

Prefect of Butare

18. 07.97
Kenya

18.07.97

24.10.97

12.06.01
Chamber 2

Joint trial
"Butare"
Group
(6 accused)
24.06.11
Sentenced to 25 years imprisonment

Josette Kadji, Pierre Weledji Tientcheu; Cameroon

NTEZIRYAYO, Alphonse
1: ICTR-97-29
2: ICTR-98-42

xx.xx.xx
Butare

Commanding Officer of the Military Police then Prefect of Butare

24.04.98
Burkina Faso

21.05.98

17.08.98

12.06.01
Chamber 2

Joint trial
"Butare"
Group
(6 accused)
Sentenced to 30 years imprisonment

Frédéric Pacere, Burkina Faso 

KANYABASHI, Joseph
1: ICTR-96-15
2: ICTR-98-42

xx.xx.37
Butare prefecture

Bourgmestre of Ngoma commune

28.06.95
Belgium

08.11.96

29.11.96

12.06.01
Chamber 2

Joint trial
"Butare"
Group
(6 accused)
24.06.11
Sentenced to 35 years imprisonment

Michel Marchand; Alexandra Marci; Canada

NDAYAMBAJE, Elie
1: ICTR-96-8
2: ICTR-98-42

08.03.58
Butare

Bourgmestre of Muganza

28.06.95
Belgium

08.11.96

29.11.96

12.06.01
Chamber 2

Joint trial
"Butare"
Group
(6 accused)
24.06.11
Sentenced to life imprisonment

Pierre Boulé, Canada

KAREMERA, Edouard
ICTR-98-44

xx.xx.xx
Mabanza commune, Kibuye prefecture

Minister of Interior of interim government & V.P. of MRND

05.06.98
Togo

10.07.98

21.03.05

19.09.05
Chamber 3

Joint trial
"Karemera et al."

21.12.11
Sentence to life imprisonment

Dior Diagne, Félix Sow; Senegal

NGIRUMPATSE, Mathieu
ICTR-98-44

xx.xx.39
Tare commune, Kigali-Rural prefecture

Director General of the Ministry for Foreign Affairs and President of MRND

11.06.98
Mali

10.07.98

21.03.05

19.09.05
Chamber 3

Joint trial
"Karemera et al."

(3 accused)

     02.02.12
Sentenced to life imprisonment

Chantal Hounkpatin, Frederic Weyl; France

NZABONIMANA, Callixte
ICTR-98-44D

xx.xx.xx
Gitarama préfecture

Minister of Youth and Member of MRND

18.02.08
Tanzania

19.02.08

20.02.08

09.11.09
Chamber 3

31.05.12
Sentence to imprisonment for the remainder of his life

Courcelle-Labrousse, Phillipe Larochelle;France, Canada

NIZEYIMANA, Idelphonse
ICTR-2000-55C

xx.xx.xx
Gisenyi Prefecture

Second in Command of Ecole Sous-officiers (ESO); Captain of Rwandan Armed Forces (FAR)

05.10.09
Kampala, Uganda

06.10.09

14.10.09

17.01.11
Chamber 3

19.06.12
Sentenced to imprisonment for the remainder of his life

John Philpot, Cainnech Lussiaà-Berdou; Canada

CASES ON APPEAL BEFORE MICT

NGIRABATWARE, Augustin
ICTR-99-54
MICT-12-29

12.01.57
Nyamyumba commune, Gisenyi prefecture

Minister of Planning

17.09.07
Germany

08.10.08

10.10.08

22.09.09
Chamber 2

20.12.12
Sentenced 35 years imprisonment

Peter Herbert, Mylene Dimitri; UK , Canada

TRIALS COMPLETED

Name &
Case Number

Date &
Place of Birth

Former Official Function

Date &
Place of Arrest

Date of Transfer

Initial Appearance

Date Trial Began

Status

Information

AKAYESU, Jean-Paul
ICTR-96-4

xx.xx.53
Taba, Gitarama prefecture

Bourgmestre of Taba

10.10.95
Zambia

26.05.96

30.05.96

09.01.97
Chamber 1

02.10.98
Sentenced to life imprisonment. Appeal dismissed on
01.06.01

Transferred to Mali
09.12.01

BAGARAGAZA Michel
ICTR-2005-86

xx.xx.54
Giciye Commune, Gisenyi préfecture

Director General of OCIR/Thé

15.08.05
Arusha,
Tanzania
(Surrendered)
18.08.05
Transferred to The Hague for Detention
07.05.07
Case transferred to The Hague
20.05.08
Transferred back to Arusha

15.08.05

16.08.05

17.09.09
Chamber 3
Pleaded guilty

05.11.09
Sentenced to 8 years imprisonment
1.12.11

Gerardus Knoops, Wayne Jordash; Netherlands, UK

BAGOSORA, Théoneste (Colonel)
1:ICTR-96-7
2:ICTR-98-41

16.08.41
Giciye commune, Gisenyi prefecture

Director of Cabinet, Ministry of Defence

09.03.96
Cameroon

23.01.97

20.02.97

02.04.02
Chamber 1

18.12.08
Sentenced to life imprisonment.
Joint trial
"Military I"
(4 accused)
08.05.12
Appeals Chamber reduced sentence to 35 years.

Raphael Constant, Richard Perras; Martinique, Canada

BARAYAGWIZA, Jean Bosco
ICTR-99-52

xx.xx.50
Mutura commune, Prefecture Gisenyi

Director of Political Affairs/ Minister of Foreign Affairs

27.03.96
Cameroon

19.11.97

23.02.98

23.10.00
Chamber 1

03.12.03
Sentenced to 35 years imprisonment
28.11.07
Appeals Chamber reduced sentence to 32 years imprisonment
Died on 25.04.10 in Benin

Transferred to Benin
27.06.09
Deceased

BIKINDI Simon
ICTR-2001-72

28.09.54
Rwerere commune, Gisenyi préfecture

Musician

12.07.01
Leiden,
The Netherlands

27.03.02

04.04.02

18.09.06
Chamber 3

02.12.08
Sentenced to 15 years imprisonment
18.03.10
Appeal Dismissed

Andrea O'Shea;
South Africa

BISENGIMANA, Paul
ICTR-00-60

xx.xx.xx

Bourgmestre of Gikoro

04.12.01
Mali

11.03.02

18.03.02

17.11.05
Chamber 2
Pleaded Guilty

13.04.06
Sentenced to 15 years imprisonment

Transferred to Mali
06.12.08

BIZIMUNGU, Augustin
ICTR-00-56

28.08.52
Byumba

Chief of Staff of Rwandan Army

02.08.02
Angola

14.08.02

21.08.02

20.09.04
Chamber 2

Joint trial
"Military II"

(4 accused)
17.05.11
Sentenced to 30 years imprisonment from the date of his arrest.
22.03.12
Appeal dismissed

Gilles St. Laurent,  Canada

GACUMBITSI Sylvestre
ICTR-2001-64

xx.xx.47
Rusumo Commune, Kibungo préfecture

Bourgmestre of Rurumo Commune

20.06.01
Kigoma
Tanzania

20.06.01

26.06.01

28.07.03
Chamber 3

17.06.04
Sentenced to 30 years imprisonment
07.07.06
Appeals Chamber increased sentence to imprisonment for remainder of his life

Transferred to Mali
06.12.08

GATETE Jean-Baptiste
ICTR-2000-61

xx.xx.53
Rwankuba sector, Murambi commune, Byamba prefecture

Bourgmestre of Murambi Commune;
Member of the national congress of the MRND & President of the MRND in Murambi Commune

11.09.02
Republic of Congo

13.09.02

20.09.02

20.10.09
Chamber 3

29.03.11
Sentenced to life imprisonment

Reduced to 40 years imprisonment by the Appeals Chamber on 09.10.12

Marie Pierre Poulain, Kate Gibson; France, Australia

HATEGEKIMANA, Idelphonse
ICTR-2000-55B

xx.xx.xx
Mugina Commune,
Girarama prefecture

Commander of the Ngoma Camp

16.02.03
Congo

19.02.03

28.02.03

16.03.09
Chamber 2

06.12.10
Sentenced to life imprisonment
11.05.12
Appeal dismissed

Jean de Dieu Momo, Cameroon

IMANISHIMWE, Samuel
1.ICTR-97-36
2:ICTR-99-46

25.10.61

D.R. Congo

Lieutenant in FAR

11.08.97
Kenya

11.08.97

27.11.97

18.09.00
Chamber 3

25.02.04
Sentenced to 27 years imprisonment
07.07.06
Appeals Chamber reduced the sentence to 12 years
08.08.09
Released

Transferred to Mali
06.12.08

KAJELIJELI, Juvénal
ICTR-98-44A

26.12.51
Ruhengeri prefecture

Bourgmestre of Mukingo commune

05.06.98
Benin

10.09.98

19.04.99

13.03.01
Chamber 2

01.12.03
Sentenced to imprisonment for remainder of his life
23.05.05
Appeals Chamber reduced the sentence to 45 years

Transferred to Benin
Lennox
Hinds
USA

KALIMANZIRA Callixte
ICTR-2005-88

xx.xx.53
Muganza Commune, Butare prefecture

Senior Civil Servant, acting Minister of the Interior, Member of the MRND

08.11.05
Arusha,
Tanzania

08.11.05

14.11.05

05.05.08
Chamber 3

22.06.09
Sentenced to 30 years imprisonment
20.10.10
Appeals Chamber reduced the sentence to 25 years

Arthur Vercken, Anta Guisse; France

KAMBANDA, Jean
ICTR-97-23

19.10.55
Butare prefecture

Prime Minister

18.07.97
Kenya

18.07.97

01.05.98

01.05.98
Chamber 1
Pleaded Guilty

04.09.98
Sentenced to life imprisonment
Appeal dismissed
19.10.00

Transferred to Mali
09.12.01

KAMUHANDA, Jean de Dieu
ICTR-99-54A

03.03.53, Gikomero commune, Kigali-rural prefecture

Minister for Culture and Education

26.11.99
France

07.03.00

24.03.00

17.04.01
Chamber 2

22.01.04 Sentenced to imprisonment for remainder of his life
Appeal dismissed 19.09.05

Transferred to Mali
06.12.08

KANYARUKIGA, Gaspard
ICTR-2002-78

 xx.xx.45
Kivumu commune, Kibuye prefecture

Businessman in Kigali and Kivumu commune

16.07.04
South Africa

19.07.04 

22.07.04 

31.08.09
Chamber 2 

01.11.10 
Sentenced to 30 years imprisonment
08.05.12
Appeal dismissed

David Jacob; Micheal Peter Zaduk; Canada

KARERA, François
ICTR-01-74

xx.xx.39
Musasa, Kigali rural prefecture

Prefet Kigali rural

20.10.01
Nairobi, Kenya

21.10.01

26.10.01

09.01.06
Chamber 1

07.12.07
Sentenced to imprisonment for the remainder of his life
Appeal dismissed on
02.02.09

Transferred to Benin
27.06.09

KAYISHEMA, Clément
ICTR-95-1

xx.xx.54
Kibuye

Prefect of Kibuye

02.05.96
Zambia

26.05.96

31.05.96

11.04.97
Chamber 2

21.05.99
Sentenced to imprisonment for the remainder of his life
Appeal dismissed on
01.06.01

Case transferred to Rwanda
22.02.12

MUHIMANA, Mikaeli
ICTR-95-1B

24.10.61
Gishyita

Councillor in Gishyita sector, Kibuye prefecture

08.11.99
Tanzania

08.11.99

24.11.99
(30.01.04)

29.03.04
Chamber 3

28.04.05
Sentenced to imprisonment for remainder of his life
Appeal dismissed
21.05.07

Transferred to Mali
06.12.08

MUNYAKAZI, Yussuf
ICTR-97-36A

xx.xx.35
Kibuye prefecture

Businessman and a leader of the Bugarama MRND militia in Cyangugu Prefecture

05.05.04
Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC)

07.05.04

12.05.04

22.04.09
Chamber 1

30.06.10
Sentenced to 25 years imprisonment
28.09.11
Appeal dismissed

Barnabé Nekuie; Cameroon

MUSEMA, Alfred
ICTR-96-13

22.08.49
Byumba

Director of Tea Factory in Gisovu

11.02.95
Switzerland

20.05.97

18.11.97

25.01.99
Chamber 1

27.1.2000
Sentenced to life imprisonment
Appeal dismissed
16.11.01

Transferred to Mali
09.12.01

MUVUNYI, Tharcisse
ICTR-2000-55A

19.08.53
Byumba

Commander of Ecole Sous-officiers (ESO)

05.02.2000
United Kingdom

30.10.00

08.11.00

28.02.05
Chamber 2
17.06.09
Retrial
Chamber 3

12.09.06
Sentenced to 25 years imprisonment
29.08.08
Conviction and Sentence quashed by the Appeals Chamber.
Case retried on one count
11.02.10
Sentenced to 15 years imprisonment
01.04.11
Sentence of 15 years imprisonment  affirmed by Appeals Chamber
06.03.12
Early release

William Taylor, USA

NAHIMANA, Ferdinand
ICTR-96-52

15.06.50
Gatonde commune, Ruhengeri prefecture

Director of RTLM

27.03.96
Cameroon

23.01.97

19.02.97

23.10.00
Chamber 1

03.12.03
Sentenced to imprisonment for the remainder of his life
28.11.07
Appeals Chamber reduced sentence to 30 years imprisonment

Transferred to Mali
02.12.08

NCHAMIHIGO, Siméon
ICTR-01-63

08.09.60

Gatare commune, Cyangugu Prefecture

Deputy Prosecutor in Cyangugu Prefecture

19.05.01
Tanzania

25.05.01

29.06.01

25.09.06
Chamber 3

24.09.08
Sentenced to life imprisonment
18.03.10
Appeals Chamber reduced sentence to 40 years imprisonment

Denis Turcotte, Canada

NDAHIMANA, Gregoire ICTR-01-68

xx.xx.52

Bourgmestre of Kivumu commune

11.08.09

Republic of Congo

20.09.09

28.09.09

6.09.10

Chamber 2

30.12.11

Sentenced to 15 years imprisonment. 

Barhat Chadha , Tanzania

NDINDABAHIZI Emmanuel
ICTR-2001-71

xx.xx.50
Gitesi commune,
Kibuye préfecture

Minister of Finance

12.07.01
Verviers
Belgium

25.09.01

19.10.01

01.09.03
Chamber 1

15.07.04
Sentenced to imprisonment for the remainder of his life
Appeal dismissed on
16.01.07

Transferred to Benin
27.06.09

NDINDILIYIMANA, Augustin
ICTR-2000-56

xx.xx.43
Butare

Chief of Staff of Gendarmerie Nationale

29.01.2000
Belgium

22.04.00

27.04.00

20.09.04
Chamber 2

Joint trial
"Military II"

(4 accused)
17.05.11
Sentenced to time served since date of arrest and released

Christopher Black, Vincent Lurquin; Canada, Belgium

NGEZE, Hassan
ICTR-99-52

xx.xx.61
Gisenyi

Chief Editor, Kangura Newspaper

18.07.97
Kenya

18.07.97

19.11.97

23.10.00
Chamber 1

03.12.03
Sentenced to imprisonment for the remainder of his life
28.11.07
Appeals Chamber reduced sentence to 35 years imprisonment

Transferred to Mali
02.12.08

NIYITEGEKA, Eliezer
ICTR-96-14

xx.xx.52
Kibuye prefecture

Minister of Information

09.02.99
Kenya

11.02.99

15.04.99

17.06.02
Chamber 1

15.05.03
Sentenced to imprisonment for the remainder of his life
Appeal dismissed on 09.07.04

Transferred to Mali
06.12.08

NSENGIYUMVA, Anatole

1:ICTR-98-41

2:ICTR-96-12

xx.xx.xx

Kigali

Lieutenant-Colonel in FAR

27.03.96

Cameroon

23.01.97

30.08.01

02.04.02

Chamber 3

18.12.08

Sentenced to life imprisonment. Part of Military I (joinder) Case. Reduced to 15 years by the Appeals Chamber on 14.12.11

Alison Turner, UK

NSHOGOZA Léonidas
1.ICTR-2007-91
2: ICTR-99-54A

                              

xx.xx.61
Rukeri, Kiyumba

Investigator for Defence in Prosecutor v. Jean de Dieu Kamuhanda Trial

08.02.08
Surrendered
Arusha, Tanzania

08.02.08

11.02.08

09.02.09
Chamber 3
Charged & detained for comtempt of court

02.07.09
Sentenced to 10 months imprisonment
16.03.10
Appeal Dismissed

Allison
Turner, UK

NTAKIRUTIMANA, Elizaphan
1: ICTR-96-10
2: ICTR-96-17

xx.xx.24
Kibuye prefecture

Pastor (7th Day Adventist in Kibuye)

29.09.96 in Texas, USA Released & Rearrested 26.02.98

24.03.00

31.03.00

18.09.01
Chamber 1

19.02.03
Sentenced to 10 years imprisonment
13.12.04
Appeal Dismissed
06.12.06
Released after completing his sentence
Died on
22.01.07

Completed his sentence
Deceased

NTAKIRUTIMANA, Gérard
1: ICTR-96-10
2: ICTR-96-17

12.08.57
Kibuye prefecture

Medical Doctor

29.10.96
Côte d'Ivoire

30.11.96

02.12.96

18.09.01
Chamber 1

19.02.03
Sentenced to 25 years imprisonment
Appeal Dismissed on 13.12.04

Transferred to Benin
27.06.09

NTABAKUZE, Aloys
1: ICTR-97-30
2: ICTR-98-41

xx.xx.54
Gisenyi prefecture

Commander of Battalion in FAR

18.07.97
Kenya

18.07.97

24.10.97

02.04.02
Chamber 1

18.12.08
Sentenced to life imprisonment.
Joint trial
"Military I"
(4 accused)
30.03.11
Severed from joint trial by oral decision of Appeals Chamber
08.05.12
Appeals Chamber
reduced life sentence to 35 years of imprisonment

André Tremblay; Canada

NTAWUKULILYAYO, Dominique
ICTR-05-82

xx.xx.42
Mubuga Commune, Gikongoro prefecture

Sub-Prefect of Gisagara, Butare

17.10.07
France

05.06.08

10.06.08

06.05.09
Chamber 3

03.08.10
Sentenced to 25 years imprisonment
14.12.11
Appeals Chamber
reduced sentence to 20 years of imprisonment

Diabira Maroufa, Dorothée Le Fraper du Hellen, France

NZABIRINDA, Joseph
ICTR-01-77

xx.xx.57
Sahera sector, Ngoma commune, Butare

Youth organiser in Ngoma commune

21.12.01
Brussels

21.03.02

27.03.02
Pleaded guilty

14.12.06
Chamber 2

23.02.07
Sentenced to 7 years imprisonment
19.12.08
Released after completing his sentence

Completed his sentence

RENZAHO, Tharcisse
ICTR-97-31

xx.xx.44
Gasetsa sector, Kigarama Commune, Kibungo Prefecture

Préfet of Kigali

29.09.02
Democratic Republic of Congo
(DRC)

30.09.02

21.11.02

08.01.07
Chamber 2

14.07.09
Sentenced to life imprisonment.
01.04.11
Sentence affirmed by Appeals Chamber

François Cantier, France

RUGAMBARARA Juvénal
ICTR-00-59

Musasa or Tare commune in Kigali Rural prefecture

Bourgmestre of Bicumbi commune (August 1993 - July 1994)

11.08.03
Uganda

13.08.03

15.08.03

13.07.07
Chamber 2
Pleaded Guilty

16.11.07
Sentenced to 11 years imprisonment
08.02.12
Early release

Transferred to Benin
27.06.09

RUGGIU, Georges
ICTR-97-32

12.10.57
Belgium

Journalist, RTLM

23.07.97
Kenya

23.07.97

24.10.97
Pleaded not guilty

15.05.00
Pleaded guilty
Chamber 1

01.6.00
Sentenced to 12 years in prison
(final)
(21.04.09)
Released after completing his sentence

Transferred to Italy
29.02.08

RUKUNDO, Emmanuel
ICTR-2001-70

xx.xx.59
Kabgayi, Gitarama préfecture

Military Chaplain

12.07.01
Geneva,
Switzerland

20.09.01

26.09.01

15.11.06
Chamber 1

27.02.09
Sentenced to 25 years imprisonment
20.10.10.
Appeals Chamber reduced sentence to 23 years imprisonment

Aïcha Conde; France

RUTAGANDA, Georges
ICTR-96-3

28.11.58
in Gitarama

Businessman & 2nd V.P. of Interahamwe

10.10.95
Zambia

26.05.96

30.05.96

18.03.97
Chamber 1

6.12.99
Sentenced to life imprisonment. Appeal dismissed
26.05.03
Died on 11.10.10

Transferred to Benin
27.06.09
Deceased

RUTAGANIRA, Vincent
ICTR-95-1C

xx.xx.40
Mubuga Sector, Gishyita Comune

Councillor of Mubuga, Gishyita Commune

04.03.02
Tanzania
Voluntary surrender

04.03.02

26.03.02
Pleaded Not Guilty

Chamber 3
08.12.04
Changed Plea to Guilty

14.03.05
Sentenced to 6 years in prison
Chamber III
02.03.08
Released after completing his sentence

Completed his sentence

RUZINDANA, Obed
ICTR-95-1

20.12.62
Kibuye

Businessman in Kigali

20.09.96
Kenya

22.09.96

29.10.96

11.04.97 Chamber 2

21.05.99
Sentenced to 25 years imprisonment.
01.06.01
Appeal dismissed

Transferred to Mali
09.12.01

SAGAHUTU, Innocent
ICTR-2000-56

xx.xx.xx
Cyangugu prefecture

Second-in-command of the Reconnaissance Battalion

15.02.2000
Denmark

24.11.00

28.11.00

20.09.04
Chamber 2

Joint trial
"Military II"

(4 accused)
17.05.11
Sentenced to 20 years imprisonment from the date of his arrest

Fabien Segatwa,
Scott Martin, Burundi, USA

SEMANZA, Laurent
ICTR-97-20

xx.xx.44
Musasa Commune, Kigali Prefecture

Bourgmestre of Bicumbi

27.03.96
Cameroon

19.11.97

16.02.98

16.10.00
Chamber 3

15.05.03
Sentenced to 25 years in prison
20.05.05
Appeals upheld conviction & increased sentence to 35 years

Transferred to Mali
06.12.08

SEROMBA, Athanase
ICTR-2001-66

xx.xx.xx
Rutziro Comune, Kibuye préfecture

Catholic Priest, Nyange Parish, Kivumu Commume

06.02.02
Arusha,
Tanzania (Surrendered)

06.02.02

08.02.02

20.09.04
Chamber 3

13.12.06
Sentenced to 15 years in prison
12.03.08
Sentenced to imprisonment for the remainder of his life

Transferred to Benin
27.06.09

SERUGENDO Joseph
ICTR-2005-84

xx.05.53
Murambi    Sector,
Satinsyi Commune,
Gisenyi Préfecture

Member of the Comité d’Initiative the steering committee of RTLM, Member of the National Committee of the Interahamwe

16.09.05
Libreville
Gabon

23.09.05

30.09.05
Pleaded not guilty
16.02.06
Entered into a Plea Agreement with the Prosecution

15.03.06
Chamber 1
Pleaded guilty

02.06.06
Sentenced to 6 years imprisonment
Died on 22.08.06 at Nairobi Hospital, Kenya

Deceased

SERUSHAGO, Omar
ICTR-98-39

24.04.61
Gisenyi prefecture

Businessman and Interahamwe leader in Gisenyi prefecture

09.06.98
Côte d'Ivoire

10.07.98

14.12.98

14.12.98
Chamber 1
Pleaded guilty

05.02.99
Sentenced to 15 years imprisonment. Appeal dismissed 14.02.00

Transferred to Mali
09.12.01

SETAKO,
Éphrem

ICTR-04-81

xx.05.49
Nkuli Commune,
Ruhengeri Prefecture

Lieutenant Colonel of Rwandan Armed Forces (FAR)

25.02.2004
The Netherlands

17.11.04

22.11.04

25.08.08
Chamber 1

25.02.10
Sentenced to 25 years imprisonment
28.09.11
Appeals Chamber confirmed the sentence

Lennox Hinds, USA

SIMBA, Aloys
ICTR-01-76

28.02.38
Musebeya Commune, Gikongoro Prefecture

Lieutenant Colonel (FAR)

27.11.01
Senegal

11.03.02

18.03.02

30.08.04
Chamber I

13.12.05
Sentenced to 25 years imprisonment.
Appeal dismissed on 27.11.07

Transferred to Benin
27.06.09

ARRESTED FOR GIVING FALSE TESTIMONY

‘GAA’
(ICTR-07-90-R77

xx.xx.65
Kigali Rural Prefecture

Testified as a witness in Prosecutor v. Jean de Dieu Kamuhanda Trial

30.07.07
Kigali

01.08.07

10.08.07
Pleaded guilty

03.12.07
Chamber 3

04.12.07
Sentenced to imprisonment for 9 months
Case complete

--

ACQUITTED

BAGAMBIKI, Emmanuel
1:ICTR-97-36
2: ICTR-99-46

08.03.48
Cyangugu prefecture

Prefect of Cyangugu

05.06.98
Togo

10.07.98

19.04.99

18.09.00
Chamber 3

25.02.04
Conditional release.
Acquittal confirmed on
08.02.06

--

BAGILISHEMA, Ignace
ICTR-95-1A

xx.xx.55 Mabanza commune, Kibuye prefecture

Bourgmestre of Mabanza

20.02.99
Republic of South Africa
(surrendered after signing declaration)

20.02.99

01.04.99

28.10.99
Chamber 1

Acquitted on 07.06.01.
Acquittal confirmed
03.07.02

Conditional release 08.06.01
Conditions lifted
03.07.02

BICAMUMPAKA, Jérôme
ICTR-99-50

xx.xx.57
Ruhondo commune
Ruhengeri prefecture

Minister of Foreign Affairs

06.04.99
Cameroon

31.07.99

17.08.99

06.11.03
Chamber 2

Joint trial "Government II"
(4 accused)
30.09.11
Acquitted and released

Michel Croteau, Canada

BIZIMUNGU, Casimir
ICTR-99-50

xx.xx.51
Ruhengeri

Minister of Health

11.02.99
Kenya

23.02.99

03.09.99

06.11.03
Chamber 2

Joint trial "GovernmentI II"
30.09.11
Acquitted and released

St. Laurent Michelyne,
Canada

KABILIGI, Gratien
1: ICTR-97-34
2: ICTR-98-41

18.12.51
Cyangugu prefecture

Brigadier-General in FAR

18.07.97
Kenya

18.07.97

17.02.98

02.04.02
Chamber 1

18.12.08
Acquitted
Joint trial
"Military I"
(4 accused)

--

MPAMBARA, Jean
ICTR-01-65

 xx.xx.54
Rukara,
Kibungo préfecture

Bourgmestre of Rukara commune, Kibungo préfecture

21.06.01
Kigoma,
Tanzania

23.06.01

08.08.01

19.09.05
Chamber 1

12.09.06
Acquitted

--

NSENGIMANA, Hormisdas
ICTR-2001-69

06.08.54
Cyanika Commune, Gikongoro Prefecture

Rector of Christ-Roi College, Nyanza commune

21.03.02
Cameroon

10.04.02

16.04.02

22.06.07
Chamber 1

17.11.09
Acquitted
23.03.10
Relocated to Italy

---

NTAGERURA, André
1:ICTR-96-10A
2: ICTR-99-46

02.01.50
Karengera commune, Cyangugu prefecture

Minister of Transport and Communications

27.03.96
Cameroon

23.01.97

20.02.97

18.09.00
Chamber 3

25.02.04
Conditioal release.
Acquittal confirmed on
08.02.06

--

RWAMAKUBA, André
ICTR-98-44C

xx.xx.50
Gikomero commune, Kigali-Rural prefecture

Minister of Education

21.10.98
Namibia

23.10.98

07.04.99

09.06.05
Separate trial restarted
Chamber 3

20.09.06
Acquitted

--

ZIGIRANYIRAZO Protais
ICTR-01-73

xx.xx.38

Giciye Commune
Gisenyi Préfecture

 

Businessman

26.07.01
Brussels
Belgium

03.10.01

10.10.01

03.10.05
Chamber 3

18.12.08
Sentenced to 20 years imprisonment
16.11.09
Acquitted and Released

-- 

MUGENZI, Justin
ICTR-99-50

xx.xx.49
Rukara commune
Kibungo prefecture

Minister of Commerce

06.04.99
Cameroon

31.07.99

17.08.99

06.11.03
Chamber 2

Joint trial "Government II"
(4 accused)
30.09.11
Sentenced to 30 years imprisonment

04.02.13

Acquitted by Appeals chamber and released

Ben Gumpert,  United Kingdom

MUGIRANEZA, Prosper
1: ICTR-99-48-DP
2: ICTR-99-50

xx.xx.57
Kigarama commune
Kibungo prefecture

Minister of Civil Service

06.04.99
Cameroon

31.07.99

17.08.99

06.11.03
Chamber 2

Joint trial "Government II"
(4 accused)
30.09.11
Sentenced to 30 years imprisonment

04.02.13

Acquitted by Appeals chamber and released

Tom Moran, Cynthia Cline; USA

DECEASED

Name &
Case Number

Date &
Place of Birth

Former Official Function

Date &
Place of Arrest

Date of Transfer

Initial Appearance

Date Trial Began

Status

Information

MUSABYIMANA, Samuel
ICTR-2001-62

06.07.56

Anglican Bishop of Shyogwe Diocese

26.04.01
Kenya

26.04.01

02.05.01
Pleaded not guilty

---

24.01.03
Died in Moshi, Tanzania

Deceased

NZIRORERA, Joseph
ICTR-98-44

xx.xx.50
Mukingo commune, Ruhengeri prefecture

President of the National Assembly and Secretary-General of the MRND

05.06.98
Benin

10.07.98

21.03.05

19.09.05
Chamber 3

01.07.10
Died in Arusha, Tanzania

Deceased

BARAYAGWIZA, Jean Bosco
ICTR-97-19

xx.xx.50
Mutura commune, Prefecture Gisenyi

Director of Political Affairs/ Minister of Foreign Affairs

27.03.96
Cameroon

19.11.97

23.02.98

23.10.00
Chamber 1

03.12.03
Sentenced to 35 years imprisonment
28.11.07
Appeals Chamber reduced sentence to 32 years imprisonment
Died on 25.04.10 in Benin

Transferred to Benin
27.06.09
Deceased

NTAKIRUTIMANA, Elizaphan
1: ICTR-96-10
2: ICTR-96-17

xx.xx.24
Kibuye prefecture

Pastor (7th Day Adventist in Kibuye)

29.09.96 in Texas, USA Released & Rearrested 26.02.98

24.03.00

31.03.00

18.09.01
Chamber 1

06.12.06
Released after completion of sentence
Died on 22.01.07 at AICC Hospital Arusha, Tanzania

Deceased

RUTAGANDA, Georges
ICTR-96-3

28.11.58
in Gitarama

Businessman & 2nd V.P. of Interahamwe

10.10.95
Zambia

26.05.96

30.05.96

18.03.97
Chamber 1

6.12.99
Sentenced to life imprisonment. Appeal dismissed
26.05.03
Died on 11.10.10 in Benin

Transferred to Benin
27.06.09

SERUGENDO Joseph
ICTR-2005-84

xx.05.53
Murambi    Sector,
Satinsyi Commune,
Gisenyi Préfecture

Member of the Comité d’Initiative, the steering committee of RTLM, Member of the National Committee of the Interahamwe

16.09.05
Libreville
Gabon

23.09.05

30.09.05
Pleaded not guilty
16.02.06
Entered into a Plea Agreement with the Prosecution

15.03.06
Chamber 1
Pleaded guilty

02.06.06
Sentenced to 6 years imprisonment
Died on 22.08.06 at Nairobi Hospital, Kenya

Deceased

CASE TRANSFERRED TO NATIONAL JURISDICTION

BUCYIBARUTA Laurent
(ICTR-05-85)

xx.xx.44
Musange Commune, Gikongoro Prefecture

Préfet of Gikongoro Prefecture, member of MRND

France

MUNYESHYAKA Wencelas
(ICTR-05-87)

30.07.58
Ngoma Commune, Butare Prefecture

Priest in-charge of Ste. Famille parish, Rugenge sector, Nyarugenge commune

France

UWINKINDI, Jean Bosco
ICTR-01-75

xx.xx.51
Rutsiro Commune, Kibuye Prefecture

Pastor in charge of Pentecostal Church, Kanzanze commune, Kigali-Rural Prefecture

Rwanda

MUNYAGISHARI, Bernard

ICTR-05-89

xx.xx.59

Rubavu commune, Gisenyi Prefecture

Secretary General of the MRND and President of the Iterahamwe in Gisenyi Prefecture

Rwanda (case transferred 13.07.2013

KAYISHEMA, Fulgence

ICTR-01-67 -R11bis

xx.xx.60

Kivumu

Inspector of the judicial police

Rwanda .  Accused at large

SIKUBWABO, Charles

ICTR-95-1D -R11bis

xx.xx.xx

Mayor of Gishyita Prefecture

Rwanda .  Accused at large

NTAGANZWA, Ladislas

ICTR-96-9 -R11bis

xx.xx.62

Mayor of Nyakizu

Rwanda .  Accused at large

RYANDIKAYO, Charles

ICTR-95-1E

xx.xx.xx

Restaurant Manager, Gishyita commune

Rwanda .  Accused at large

NDIMBATI, Aloys

ICTR-95-1F -R11bis

xx.xx.51

Mayor of Gisovu commune

Rwanda .  Accused at large

MUNYARUGARAMA, Pheneas

ICTR-02-79 -R11bis

xx.xx.xx

Military Officer

Rwanda .  Accused at large

 

 

Summary of Current State of Affairs of ICTR Detainees

  • The Tribunal has completed its work at the trial level with respect to 90 of the 93 accused. Those include 55 first-instance judgements involving 75 accused, 2 withdrawn indictments, 3 indictees who died prior to or in the course of the trial and 10 referrals to national jurisdictions. The 10 referrals include four apprehended accused- two on trial in France, two on trial in Rwanda (Uwinkindi& Munyagishari), as well as six fugitive cases which have been referred to Rwanda. The three remaining fugitives who the Prosecutor has determined should stand trial at an international tribunal (Kabuga, Mpiranya, and Bizimana) will be tried by the MICT when arrested.
  • As of today, ICTR has acquitted 12 persons, and three other convicts, who have completed their sentences, are currently in Arusha, and awaiting suitable States, which will be willing to accept them.

Appeals Chamber Activities

  • The Appeals Chamber is presently seized of 6 cases involving appeals from judgement concerning 15 persons.

 Appeals from Judgement  

  • The Trial Judgement in the Ndindiliyimana et al./Military II case was rendered on 17 May 2011 and issued in writing on 20 June 2011. The notices of appeal of the five parties were filed between July 2011 and January 2012, the briefing was completed in May 2012, and the appeals were heard from 7 through 10 May 2013. Judgement deliberations are in progress.
  • The Trial Judgement in the Nyiramasuhuko et al./Butare case was rendered on 24 June 2011 and issued in writing on 14 July 2011. The notices of appeal of the seven parties were filed between September 2011 and April 2012 and the briefing is in progress.
  • The Trial Judgement in the Ndahimana case was rendered on 17 November 2011 and issued in writing on 18 January 2012. Both parties filed their notices of appeal in February 2012 and the briefing was complited in February 2013. The appeals were heard on 6 May 2013 and judgement deliberations are in progress.
  • The Trial Judgement in the Karemera & Ngirumpatse case was rendered on 21 December 2011 and issued in writing on 2 February 2012. All three parties filed their notices of appeal in March 2012 and the briefing was completed in March 2013. The appeals are being prepared for a hearing.
  • The Trial Judgement in the Nzabonimana case was rendered on 31 May 2012 and issued in writing on 25 June 2012. Both parties filed notices of appeal and the briefing is in progress.
  • The Trial Judgement in the Nizeyimana case was rendered on 19 June 2012 and issued in writing on 22 June 2012. Both parties filed notices of appeal and the briefing is in progress.

Other Appeals and Post-Appeal Requests

  • In addition to these appeals, the Appeals Chamber is seized 2 requests for review in the Kajelijeli and Zigiranyirazo cases.

Summary

  • To date, the Appeals Chamber has delivered 38 Appeal Judgements, concluding the appellate proceedings in respect of 46 persons.

SUMMARY OF DETAINEES AS OF 5TH SEPTEMBER 2013
 

Pending Appeal (Arusha) (Nyiramasuhuko, Ntahobali, Nsabimana, Nteziryayo, Kanyabashi, Ndayambaje, Karemera, Ngirumpatse, Nzabonimana, Nizeyimana).

11

Serving Sentences:
Mali: Akayesu, Bisengimana, Gacumbitsi, Imanishiwme, Kambanda, Kahuminda, Muhimana, Musema, Nahimana, Ngeze, Niyitegeka, Ruzindana, Semanza, Serushago,Munyakazi, Renzaho, Ntawukulilyayo, Basogora.
Benin:  Bikindi, Kajelijeli, Karera, Nchamiyigo, Nindabahizi, Ntakirutimana, Rugambarara, Seromba, Simba , Setako, Ntabakuze,  Hategekimana, Kanyarukiga,Kalimanzira.

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Total Detainees

47

Acquitted (Bagambiki, Bagilishema, Bicamumpaka, Bizimungu, Kabiligi, Mugenzi, Mugiraneza, Mpambara, Nsengimana, Ntagerura, Rwamakuba, Zigiranyirazo)

12

Released (Bagarazaga, Imanishiwme, Muvunyi,Nzabirinda, Ntakirutimana, Rugambarara, Ruggiu, Rutaganira,Bagambiki, Bagilishema, Bicamumpaka, Bizimungu, Ntagerura,Zigiranyirazo, Ndindiliyimana)

15

Deceased (Barayagwiza, Musabymana,Nzirorera, Ntakirutimana, Rutaganda, Serugendo)

6

Case Transferred to National Jurisdiction Munyeshyaka (France), Bucyibaruta (France), Uwinkindi (Rwanda), Munyarugarama (Rwanda), Kayishema (Rwanda), Sikubwabo (Rwanda), Ntaganzwa (Rwanda), Ryandikayo (Rwanda), Ndimbati (Rwanda), Munyagishari (Rwanda)

10