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By admin On Tuesday, June 9th, 2020

Burundi’s President Pierre Nkurunziza dead

Burundi’s President Pierre Nkurunziza, aged 55, has died after suffering a cardiac arrest, the government says. He was admitted to hospital on Saturday after feeling unwell, his condition improved but on Monday More...

By admin On Sunday, May 24th, 2015

Murder in Burundi! as country’s opposition leader is killed

The leader of a Burundi opposition party was killed Saturday by unknown assailants in the nation’s capital, Bujumbura, local media reported. Iwacu, a prominent news organisation in Burundi, reported on its More...

By admin On Wednesday, May 13th, 2015

Burundi army officer says sacks president, crowds celebrate

A Burundi army general said on Wednesday he had sacked Pierre Nkurunziza as president for seeking an unconstitutional third term in office, and was working with civil society groups to form a transitional government. The More...