Alexia Uwera Mupende, a Rwandan model and actress is reported murdered.
Uwera, 35, was killed on Tuesday evening at her father’s home in Nyarugunga Sector, Kicukiro District.
The alleged killer is a houseboy only identified as Antoine.
As we gathered, Antoine allegedly tried to rape Uwera. When she refused, he stabbed her, leading to her death.
Mupende was the General Manager of Waka Fitness, a popular fitness centre in Kigali.
Modeste Mbabazi, spokesperson of Rwanda Investigation Bureau, says Uwera succumbed to her stab wounds.
She was part of the Mashirika Performing Arts Group and part of the entourage that recently travelled to India and Sri Lanka for performances.