"My name is Joseph Habineza. I am 54 years old and live in Karongi. This is what happened during the attack at Ruhiro mountain."Read More
Stories of Courage
"Towards the end of the conflict, a woman came to my home and asked to be let in. Her name was Odette. When I asked her where she had been since the beginning of the assaults, she said she was hiding in a Hutu neighbor’s house."Read More
In 1991, when the persecution against the Tutsi intensified, some of
them sought refuge in the church. I asked several people to stay with
me. Many had been beaten, and we took care of their wounds until they
got well. Photo: Riccardo Gangale.