Sadly, More Illegal Rwandan Immigrants Desperately Crossing Into Uganda

Young Rwandans and an elderly woman seeking to earn a living in Kigadi, western Uganda — The New Vision photo.

By David Himbara

Sadly, more illegal Rwandan immigrants keep crossing into Uganda. The latest news paints a sad and gloomy picture of this problem. It appears that most of the Rwandans in question are young men running away from poverty in their homeland in a desperate search for work. Here are two TV reports on the matter — both describing events that took place in July 2018.