Monday, June 7, 2010

Questions about Congolese human rights defender's murder









Floribert Chebeya Bahizire, 13 September 1963, Bukavu – 2 June 2010.

Floribert Chebeya Bahizire, the Democratic Republic of Congo's leading human rights defender was found murdered in a suburb of Kinshasa, the nation's capitol, on Wednesday, June 2nd, 2010.

On the evening of June 1st, Chebeya had reported that he was en route to a meeting with John Numbi, Inspector General of the Congolese National Police, in response to a summons. The next day his body was found in his car, and his driver, Fidele Bazana Edadi, was missing.

Read more at Digital Journal, http://www.digitaljournal.com/article/292944.

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