By Ivan Mwine
Celebrated Rwandan movie actor Jean-Bosco Uwihoreye, popularly known as Ndimbati, has been arrested by the police over allegations of defilement.
The Rwanda Investigation Bureau (RIB) has confirmed that they have Ndimbati in custody and he is facing charges of defilement.
Sources reveal that Ndimbati is detained at Rwezamenyo RIB Post as investigation is underway pending transfer of his file to court for Prosecution.
According to the authorities in Rwanda, Ndimbati was arrested after the publication of a video that went viral on social media in which a girl accused him of neglecting twins she produced with him.
The young mother also confessed in the video that Ndimbati drugged her to have sexual intercourses at a time when she was still a minor and that was how she conceived and later gave birth to the twins.
At the time of his arrest, authorities reveal that Ndimbati, who became famous for his role in the Papa Sava film series had started plans to escape after learning about accusations against him through the media.