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' Education Minister gives prizes to the winners

Education Minister rewards first ten laureates of National Test, 2018 edition

11-17-2018 Among the ten-grade-nine laureates of the National Test, 2018 edition, who have been rewarded, seven are from “Lycée Saint Esprit”, one from “Lycée SOS”, one from Ngagara “Lycée of excellence” and the other one from “Lycée Makamba”. Each winner was given a lap-top Gianna Gateka Niyongabo (...)   0
Society
' Shaquille Mugisha: “The government should organize entrepreneurship-based competitions either in provinces or at the national level to promote the entrepreneurial spirit”.

Entrepreneurship in Burundi, emerging despite challenges

11-13-2018 During the celebration of the Global Entrepreneurship Week which started on Monday, 12th November, Burundi entrepreneurs have agreed that this sector is developing in the country despite challenges. Aimé Igiraneza, project manager at Burundi Business Incubator (BBIN) says their organization has supported more than 10,000 people (...)   0
Politics
' Agathon Rwasa: “It is not at all identical in reality”

Agathon Rwasa appeals to Home Affairs Ministry decision

11-13-2018 MP Agathon Rwasa says his new political party ( National Liberty Front-FNL Amizero y’Abarundi) seeking to be approved hasn’t any similarity with any existing political party. “It is not at all identical in reality,” he has said after submitting a letter shedding light on the arguments (...)   0
Society
' Désiré Hatungimana: "It is not easy to recognize a wolf hidden among the sheep".

Pregnancy cases in schools, threat to education sector in Burundi

11-12-2018 Pregnancy cases in schools threaten the education sector. It becomes hard when those who are responsible for those pregnancies are teachers. N.J has just returned to school after dropping out due to unwanted pregnancy. The person responsible for her pregnancy is her teacher, who was hired (...)   0
Health
' A child receiving the vaccine in one Bujumbura Hospitals

Health ministry to launch vaccination campaign against meningococcal meningitis in December

11-09-2018 “The Ministry of Health plans to launch the vaccination campaign against meningococcal meningitis strain A from 3 to 14 December throughout the country,” said Thaddée Ndikumana, Minister of Health in a press conference held on November 8. The last vaccination against this disease took place in (...)   0
Politics
' Pascal Barandagiye Ministre de l'interieur et de la formation partriotique

Ministry of the Interior rejects Agathon Rwasa request to create new party

11-09-2018 The Ministry of the Interior has made public an answer to MP Rwasa’s request to create a new political party this November 8, 2018. It is rejected. Pascal Barandagiye, Minister of the Interior, says he could not agree to the request of MP Agathon Rwasa for (...)   0

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Our colleague Jean Bigirimana is missing since 849 days

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LeandreSikuyavuga, Chief Editor at Iwacu Press Group: “Iwacu filed a lawsuit against X, we are still waiting. We ask the authorities to redouble their efforts to shed light on what happened to our colleague”
Jean Bigirimana: No news about him seven months after his disappearance

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Facilitator Mkapa calls on stakeholders to put an end to the crisis.

Those who doubt Nkurunziza’s legitimacy “are out of their minds” facilitator of dialogue says

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A poignant call by the spouse of the journalist Jean Bigirimana to the kidnappers

A poignant call by the spouse of the journalist Jean Bigirimana to the kidnappers

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The African Union at the Cause of the decline of Burundi Invitation to Kigali

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Health

Health ministry to launch vaccination campaign against meningococcal meningitis in December

A child receiving the vaccine in one Bujumbura Hospitals
“The Ministry of Health plans to launch the vaccination campaign against meningococcal meningitis strain A from 3 to 14 December throughout (...)
11-09-2018 |   0

Politics

Ministry of the Interior rejects Agathon Rwasa request to create new party

Pascal Barandagiye Ministre de l'interieur et de la formation partriotique
The Ministry of the Interior has made public an answer to MP Rwasa’s request to create a new political party this (...)
11-09-2018 |   0

Economy

Burundi National Bank to boost productive sectors

Jean Ciza: “Productive investments have almost been neglected.”
Burundi Central Bank has organized, on November 8, a debate session with managing directors of commercial banks and microfinance institutions to (...)
11-09-2018 |   0

Politics

Two local CSOs against results of 5th dialogue session

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In a joint statement issued on November 6, CAPES and PISC Burundi local NGOs have said the office of the facilitator (...)
11-08-2018 |   0

Environment

Construction material extractors and sellers in distress

Heaps of stones extracted from Ntahangwa River, in northern Bujumbura
In the warm sun, sand, stones and gravel extractors sit along the Ntahangwa River, in north of the capital Bujumbura. They (...)
11-08-2018 |   0

Human Right

About 4000 Burundians reported victims of human trafficking since 2015, says FENADEB

Jacques Nshimirimana: “A legal framework would help to fight against the human trafficking ”
Government, Civil Society Organizations and International Organizations remain concerned about human trafficking in Burundi. A debate session was organized this Tuesday, (...)
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