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Burundi: start of registration of voters for referendum

  The registration of voters for the constitutional referendum scheduled for May 2018 and challenged by the opposition...

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BURUNDI: Three dead in clashes between FARDC and FNL in Kiliba

Three people were killed Monday (January 29th) in the clashes between Kiliba in Uvira territory (South Kivu), the...

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Thunder Strike Kills 3 In Central Burundi – Police

BUJUMBURA, Dec. 31 - Three people were killed and 18 others were injured in a thunder strike on...

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Burundi – Pierre Nkurunziza Congratulates President Uhuru Kenyatta of Kenya

President of Burundi, Pierre Nkurunziza has congratulate incumbent President Uhuru Kenyatta of Kenya on his re-election as the...

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This Is What “Abakeba” Meant To Rich In Burundi

Used on the street, on social networks, the word "Abakeba" is more and more integrated into the political...

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Failed Illegal Mineral Traffic Attempts On The Rise In Burundi

Illegal coltan and cassiterite traffickers arrested in Kirundo as they attempted to smuggle the minerals to Rwanda. Despite...

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Burundi – How Pierre Nkurunziza Used Community Projects And Sports To Prevent The Return Of Violence

Why does the President of Burundi insist on community activities and sport? Are there any connections between building...

Advocacy for more pressure on Bujumbura

Advocacy for more pressure on Bujumbura Members of Burundian civil society (photo), elected representatives and Belgian NGOs discussed...

Burundi – War Of Nerves Around Insecurity

On Monday night, special adviser to the presidency Willy Nyamitwe said he was targeted by an assassination attempt...

Nkurunziza signs law withdrawing Burundi’s ICC membership

Burundi president, Pierre Nkurunziza, has officially appended his signature to the decision of the country to leave the...