[attc id="1"]

cyber crimes

Rwanda Reaffirms It Doesn’t Use Pegasus, Says Accusations Part of Smear Campaign

Rwanda Reaffirms It Doesn’t Use Pegasus, Says Accusations Part of Smear Campaign

The Government of Rwanda has reaffirmed its position that the country does not use Pegasus spyware technology to target certain groups of people, including dissidents and so-called political activists…

Kenyans, Ugandan Sentenced to 8 Years in Rwanda Over Cyber Crimes

Kenyans, Ugandan Sentenced to 8 Years in Rwanda Over Cyber Crimes

A court in Gasabo district on Monday sentenced 12 persons to eight years in prison for attempting to rob Equity Bank Rwanda in a foiled cyber heist. The suspects were…

Rwanda Amends Key FATF Bills on Financial and Counter Terrorism 

Rwanda Amends Key FATF Bills on Financial and Counter Terrorism 

Parliament has approved amendment of bills that will enable the country to rectify legal gaps in counterterrorism and financial crimes as sighted by the Financial Action Task Force (FATF) advisory…

RIB Parades Suspected Sex Trafficker, Fraudster

RIB Parades Suspected Sex Trafficker, Fraudster

 A 34-year old man suspected of engaging in a number of criminal activities, including trafficking girls for sexual exploitation and fraud was on Monday presented before the media by…

Police Warn the Public against Escalating WhatsApp Fraudsters

Police Warn the Public against Escalating WhatsApp Fraudsters

In this era of cybercrimes, the social media has become a huge gate fraudsters use to swindle money from users of several platforms. Complaints about people who swindle money through…

Rwanda: Are Banks Susceptible to Cyber Fraud?

Rwanda: Are Banks Susceptible to Cyber Fraud?

 On Thursday night, Rwanda Investigation Bureau (RIB) announced that it had arrested 12 people for attempting to defraud Equity Bank Rwanda in a cyber-heist involving 8 Kenyans, 3 Rwandans…