Last updated: 25 june, 2010 - 17:00 GMT

Rwandan journalist killed outside of his home

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A Rwandan journalist has been shot dead by an unknown assassin in the capital Kigali.

Jean Leonard Rugambage, the acting editor for Umuvugizi Newspaper, was killed outside of his home.

The Umuvugizi Newspaper had recently had its operations suspended by the authorities.

Police say they are carrying out investigations into the case.

From Kigali, BBC Focus on Africa's Geoffrey Mutagoma sent this report.

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