The bomb yesterday killed five men who were herding cows in Nyagatare District, Karangazi sector. The bomb of the kind of mine burst near Rwanda defence force training camp located in Gabiro and the herdsmen straightly passed on.
The victims said to have pounded the mine before it exploded and killed them.
The Rwanda National Police spokesperson, ACP Theos Badege confirmed the news and said that the herdsmen killed by mine explosion during yesterday’s daylight but police has not yet fond the details over its explosion.
“It happened yesterday, they were cowboys herding cows. After the information revealed, the security officials and residents joined the place and found that it was mine explosion, only herdsmen’s materials were around.”
The police spokesperson urged residents and parents to advise their children to not access what they are not aware of it.
Theogene U @Bwiza.com