A police spokesman said that Favaro had bought the skulls for around $30, according to the Kigali Post.
She had left on a 2.5-hour trip for the capital of Kigali the night before war broke out.
“We are no longer crying,” said Hubert Kiteretse, a Kigali resident, who has attended the ceremonies every year.
African nation, named for indigenous people there, whose word for themselves is of unknown origin.
Note: Rwanda gained its independence from Belgium in 1962.
Note: It has long been marked by ethnic strife between majority Hutus and dominant Tutsis. When its president died in a suspicious plane cash in 1994, Hutu militia massacred at least 500,000 Tutsis in an act of genocide.