Burundi

Joseph Mboya: Kenyan businessman jailed for drug trafficking escapes from Burundi prison

By | 4 months ago

A top businessman who has been in a Burundian jail after he was found guilty of engaging in drug trafficking managed to escape from prison on Wednesda...

Gunmen kill at least 15 in Burundi attack

By | 1 year ago

A senior government official said the violence was potentially linked to the imminent repatriation of refugees who fled to Rwanda...

Evariste Ndayishimiye
Burundi’s new president to be sworn in today

By | 1 year ago

52-year-old army general Ndayishimiye is regarded as a "humble" and "religious" person and had earned the trust of Nkurunziza....

Evariste Ndayishimiye
Burundi’s new president Ndayishimiye to be sworn in on Thursday

By | 1 year ago

Foreign ministry invites diplomats and foreign organisations to "take part in the inauguration ceremony" in the capital Gitega....

Pierre Nkurunziza
Nkurunziza set to become ‘supreme guide’ after Ndayishimiye takes over

By | 2 years ago

Mr Nkurunziza was allowed, after a change in the constitution, to run again, however, he appears to have opted for a quieter life....

Evariste Ndayishimiye
Ruling party wins Burundi presidential election, Evariste Ndayishimiye set to take over from Nkurunziza

By | 2 years ago

The electoral commission said Evariste Ndayishimiye won almost 70 percent of the Burundi vote in last week’s poll....

Pierre Nkurunziza
Burundi orders WHO official to leave country

By | 2 years ago

Burundi government is facing criticism for organising elections amid the coronavirus pandemic....

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