Rusesabagina, who is credited with saving over 1,200 lives during Rwanda's 1994 genocide, was convicted on terror charges by a high court in Kigali on Monday and sentenced to 25 years in…
Regis Gatarayiha, director general at Rwanda Directorate General of Immigration and Emigration, said that the visitors' visa allowed Lurquin "to visit the country for 30 days but not to work
Last month, the Rwandan government deployed a 1,000-strong force to Mozambique
About 1,000 Rwandan soldiers were sent to Mozambique earlier this month.
The minister said it was not agreed by the Southern African Development Community (Sadc) heads of state that Rwandan troops would arrive first.
A total of 1,000 soldiers and police are being dispatched to help pacify the Cabo Delgado province, according to a government statement released on Friday.
“There are plans to deploy, but plans are not finalized yet,” Rwanda Defence Force spokesman Ronald Rwivanga said by phone Thursday.
The group includes Paul Rusesabagina, the man portrayed as a hero in the 2004 film Hotel Rwanda about the Rwandan genocide. He denies any wrongdoing.