Former Military Intelligence Officer of UNAMIR Force Commander General Romeo Dallaire in Rwanda1994 before and during the genocide.
Former OAU Military Observer
Army Officer graduated in Morocco, France and USA Advanced Military Academies.
Specialized in Battlefield Information Technology, Intelligence and Combat Operations.
Later on became Investigator and Witness Protection Coordinator for the Prosecutor's Office of the International Tribunal for Rwanda.
Became UN Advisor in Humanitarian Crisis areas with High Commissioner for Refugees, Human Rights Geneva, Peace Keeping Operations and other programs especially in Rwanda, Tanzania, Democratic Republic of Congo, Congo, Ethiopia, Angola, Haiti, Kosovo Emergency Response, Albania and many other investigative missions in Europe and throughout Africa.
He is currently involved in Security Operations in the Alberta Oil Sands.
Tribute To a Godfather. Story of a Rwandese Child Soldier
by Amadou Deme
“Never judge a book by its cover….” Same turned the case with Claude. His childhood days were as smooth as butter. The only twist and turn came, when his father, the former Army Major, the father of the revolving character-CLAUDE, lost his life and power due to certain misconceptions. The Rwandan Genocide of 1994 turned the table 360 degree. The genocide acted as the U turn of Claude’s life.
Rwanda 1994. A Witness to Genocide
by Amadou Deme
Published: November 6, 2012.
An ex Army Officer returns to Rwanda with his wife in present day, and his memory takes him back to the violent days he spent with the UN peacekeeping forces; how he endeavored everyday to save as many lives as he could, during the bloodiest man-made disaster of history; the Rwandan genocide of 1994; which took the lives of 1 million people in 100 days...
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