Sign in
Download Opera News App

paul rusesabagina

MILITARY

Man Who Saved 1,268 People From Being Killed Has Been Sentenced To 25 Years Imprisonment

This is what some people normally call "from fame to shame" but it is also very disheartening and sad as well to hear the good things that Paul did for thousands of people in Rwanda during the genocide but he will now spend most part of his remaining life in prison.

  2 months ago ago
Man Who Saved 1,268 People From Being Killed Has Been Sentenced To 25 Years Imprisonment

POLITICS

Why was the hero of 'Hotel Rwanda' imprisoned?

For many, Paul Rusesabagina is a hero: during the 1994 Rwandan genocide, the former hotel manager saved the lives of over 1,200 people by providing them with sanctuary. Hotel Rwanda, a Hollywood film, was made to commemorate the story. Despite widespread outcry from US and other Western donors who have helped him rebuild the country from the rubble of the genocide, Mr. Kagame's extended prison term on Monday is the most high-profile example of his global campaign to suppress political dissent.

  1 month ago ago
Why was the hero of 'Hotel Rwanda' imprisoned?

POLITICS

Checkout the differences between Rwanda country and Ghana that you didn’t know

Checkout the difference between Rwanda country and Ghana that you didn’t know. Rwanda is a one-party state unlike Ghana is a multilateral state. It has no opposition and the press has no freedom to write what they like as there is in Ghana here. Over there you can't do a “Caleb journalism” and live to see the next day.

  5 months ago ago
Checkout the differences between Rwanda country and Ghana that you didn’t know

ENTERTAINMENT

Do you remember Paul who was portrayed hero in the Hotel Rwanda Movie, see what happened to him.

The hero who was portrayed in the Oscar-nominated movie; ‘Hotel Rwanda’, Paul Rusesabagina has landed in trouble; as his journey as a celebrated figure in the Rwanda, and around the world has turned into a sad story. Paul Rusesabagina is a Belgian/Rwandan politician, who worked as the manager of the Hôtel des Mille Collines in Kigali, during a period in which it housed 1,268 Hutu and Tutsi refugees from the Interahamwe militia, during the Rwandan genocide, making sure none of these refugees were hurt or killed during the genocide 27 years ago.

  2 months ago ago
Do you remember Paul who was portrayed hero in the Hotel Rwanda Movie, see what happened to him.