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Ville de Goma : Confusion totale sur le dossier des étudiants : Arrestations arbitraires et/ou politisation de la justice ?

De retour d’une mission en Amérique latine, le Maire de Goma a voulu organisé une restitution auprès des étudiants des institutions supérieures et universitaires de Goma qui s’est soldée par la révolte de ceux-ci. Au cours de cette manifestation, les étudiants ont commis des actes de vandalisme causant des dégâts humains (blessures et tortures des certains étudiants) et matériels au sein des installations de l’Université de Goma (UNIGOM) et l’Université Libre dans les Pays des Grands Lacs (ULPGL), et même de la résidence d’un maître Avocat.
Et depuis lors, il s’observe dans la Ville de Goma une vague d’arrestations accompagnée des traitements inhumains et dégradants et autres tortures pas seulement des étudiants, mais d’autres personnes toutes couches sociales confondues par des agents de l’ordre et ceci de fois très loin des lieux des manifestations des étudiants.
Nous venons d’apprendre que, ce mardi 20 juin 2014, 14 personnes dont parmi eux des non étudiants viennent d’être transférés dans la Prison Centrale de Munzenze de Goma par le Parquet de Grande Instance de Goma après leur audition et où elles seraient entrain d’être torturées (battues).
Face à cette situation d’insécurité grandissante non seulement en milieu estudiantin mais également d’une manière générale dans la Ville de Goma, de nombreux étudiants sont entrés dans la clandestinité.
Nous condamnons les actes de vandalisme dont ont fait montre certains étudiants et demande l’ouverture d’une enquête indépendante pour dégager les responsabilités afin que les vrais coupables paient de leurs actes devant la justice.
Nous condamnons également la minière d’agir de certains agents de l’ordre qui profitent de cette « chasse à l’homme» pour arrêter, torturer et ravir tous biens de valeur des mains de leurs victimes.
Nous déplorons le climat d’insécurité qui, depuis lors, s’est installé chez les jeunes dans la ville de Goma, et notamment en milieu estudiantin, accentuant davantage le traumatisme dans une population qui sort à peine d’une longue période de guerre.
Nous demandons la libération sans condition et sans frais de tous innocents.
Luttons pour tous ces actes de barbarie.
Kaddax

English translation by community member Celya

Goma: Total confusion on the issue of students: Arbitrary arrests and / or politicization of justice?

When he came from a mission in Latin America, the mayor of Goma wanted to organise a restitution event with students from higher institutions and universities from Goma which turned into a protest event from the latter. During that protest, the students committed acts of vandalism that caused human casualties (injuries and torture of some students) and material destruction within the facilities of the University of Goma (UNIGOM) and the Independent University of the Great Lakes Countries ( l’Université Libre dans les Pays des Grands Lacs -ULPGL). They also damaged the residence of a lawyer.
Ever since, in The city of Goma, there is a wave of arrests followed by inhuman, degrading treatment and other torture, not only to students but also to other people from all walks of life. The law enforcement officers are doing this to people who live far away from the scene of the students' protest.
We have just learned that this Tuesday, June 20, 2014, 14 people including non-students are being transferred to the Central Prison Munzenze Goma by the Parquet de Grande Instance of Goma after hearing. They are apparently being tortured (beaten).
Faced with this situation of growing insecurity, not only among students but also in the general city of Goma, many students have engaged in dangerous hiden activities.
We condemn the acts of vandalism in which some students have engaged in, we call for independent investigation to establish responsibility so that the real culprits pay for their actions in court.
We also condemn the behaviour of some law enforcement officers who take advantage of this "manhunt" situation to arrest, torture and loot valuables from their victims.
We deplore the climate of insecurity which has since been felt among young people in the city of Goma, particularly among students, further accentuating the trauma in a population that is just emerging from a long period of war.
We demand unconditional release, free of charge of all innocent people.
Let fight against all these acts of barbarism.

Comments

Celya's picture

Salut Kaddax, Est-ce qu'il y

Salut Kaddax,

Est-ce qu'il y a du nouveau sur cette situation? C'est vraiment regretable de voir que ceux qui doivent guarantir l'ordre sont en fait ceux qui profitent du desordre. Les étudiants se sont mecomportes mais ce n'est pas une raison pour arreter les gens en desordre. Continue de suivre cette affaire de pres et fait nous savoir comment ca evolue.

Cecile

Kaddax's picture

les enquêtes menées

Chère Cecile,

Merci pour le commentaire. Au fait, après qu'on ait mené des enquêtes, on a trouvé les semeurs des actes et ont été arrêté et ont comparu devant la justice enfin de pouvoir payer de leur sort.

Kaddax

Addaxia

Celya's picture

Bonne nouvelles! Merci pour

Bonne nouvelles!

Merci pour la mise a jour. c'est bon de savoir qu'a la fin, la situation s'est calme et l'ordre est de retour.

Cecile

Kaddax's picture

Merci

Chère Cecile

Merci pour ta générosité. I lov

Kaddax

Addaxia

Celya's picture

Translation

Goma: Total confusion on the issue of students: Arbitrary arrests and / or politicization of justice?

When he came from a mission in Latin America, the mayor of Goma wanted to organise a restitution event with students from higher institutions and universities from Goma which turned into a protest event from the latter. During that protest, the students committed acts of vandalism that caused human casualties (injuries and torture of some students) and material destruction within the facilities of the University of Goma (UNIGOM) and the Independent University of the Great Lakes Countries ( l’Université Libre dans les Pays des Grands Lacs -ULPGL). They also damaged the residence of a lawyer.
Ever since, in The city of Goma, there is a wave of arrests followed by inhuman, degrading treatment and other torture, not only to students but also to other people from all walks of life. The law enforcement officers are doing this to people who live far away from the scene of the students' protest.
We have just learned that this Tuesday, June 20, 2014, 14 people including non-students are being transferred to the Central Prison Munzenze Goma by the Parquet de Grande Instance of Goma after hearing. They are apparently being tortured (beaten).
Faced with this situation of growing insecurity, not only among students but also in the general city of Goma, many students have engaged in dangerous hiden activities.
We condemn the acts of vandalism in which some students have engaged in, we call for independent investigation to establish responsibility so that the real culprits pay for their actions in court.
We also condemn the behaviour of some law enforcement officers who take advantage of this "manhunt" situation to arrest, torture and loot valuables from their victims.
We deplore the climate of insecurity which has since been felt among young people in the city of Goma, particularly among students, further accentuating the trauma in a population that is just emerging from a long period of war.
We demand unconditional release, free of charge of all innocent people.
Let fight against all these acts of barbarism.

Cecile

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