On 19th January 2016, the Office of the Ombudsman continued its injustice campaign in Nyaruguru District after Burera District. The purpose of the campaign is to sensitize citizens on their rights and ways to report injustice and corruption. The two day campaign covered all 14 sectors of the District. In the same campaign, the Office of the Ombudsman solved complaints with the help of local leaders and citizens.
Deputy Ombudsman adressing citizens, on her left Mayor of the District and the representative of Rwanda Defense Force
Addressing citizens of Cyahinda Sector in Nyaruguru District, Deputy Ombudsman in charge of preventing and fighting injustice Hon. Kanzayire Bernadette called upon citizens to bear the culture of solving injustice at the grass roots and to be eyes and ears of the Office of the Ombudsman by reporting any form of corruption and injustice. "Corruption is one of the causes of injustice and it is for everyone’s responsibility to join the fight."she added
The Mayor of Nyaruguru District , the representative of Rwanda National Police, Rwanda Defense Force , Executive Secretary of Cyahinda Sector among others were present during the event. Different cases were solved on spot with the help of local authorities and citizens and others cases had been given a deadline to be treated by local leaders and then a report will be sent to the Office of the Ombudsman.For some other cases, a deep investigation will be conducted by the Office of the Ombudsman.
The campaign will continue in Kirehe District.