27th June 2015, Mr Rwabahizi Céléstin from Kasumo village,Tetero Cell, Kavumu Sector in Ngororero District brought a letter to the Office of the Ombudsman showing that the Office of the Ombudsman request his judgement to be reviewed.
In fact, the letter was forged based on the letter adressed to Mr. Rwabahizi Céléstin informing him that his judgment cannot be reviewed. He then changed the last paragraph from the negative to the positive response. Rwabahizi was arrested by Rwanda National police.
The forged letter
The real letter of the Office of the Ombudsman
Based on the article 15 of the law nº 76/2013 of 11/09/2013 determining the mision,powers,organisation and functionning of the Office of the Ombusdman stipulates that : “In the interest of the justice, the Office shall have powers to request the Supreme Court to reconsider and review judgements rendered at the last instance by ordinary courts, commercial and Military courts, if there is any persistance of injustice. The reconsideration and review shall be made in accordance with the Organic Law establishing the organization, functioning and competence of the Supreme Court.