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Justice
' Victims of 2015 crisis ready to collaborate with ICC commission of inquiry

Victims of 2015 crisis ready to collaborate with ICC commission of inquiry

02-20-2017 This is included in the correspondence of 17 February sent to the Prosecutor of the International Criminal Court-ICC by the collective of lawyers defending the families of victims of crimes against humanity and other criminals in Burundi. Armel Niyongere, one of the lawyers says the correspondence (...)   0
Politics
' Agathon Rwasa: “I am in danger”

Agathon Rwasa: “I am in danger”

02-20-2017 The first vice-president of the National Assembly announces a fabrication intended to move him away from the 2020 elections. Would there be a concocted scheme against you? There are, indeed, plans to harm me for political reasons. I have accurate information. Would you give more details? (...)   0
Opinion
' opinion

The Nile: A source of energy, food and water for all

02-20-2017 River Nile is a transboundary resource shared by 11 countries in the Nile Basin, each with different and, sometimes, conflicting interests. This scarce resource is a source of water, energy and food, all of which are essential to human well-being, poverty reduction and sustainable development. Projections (...)   0
Politics
' William Benjamin Mkapa, facilitator in Burundi Conflict “"The timing is not right to amend the Burundi constitution,"

Do not amend Burundi’s constitution, Mkapa says

02-18-2017 The 4th round of the inter-Burundi dialogue has taken place in Arusha, Tanzania, to try to resolve the current Burundi crisis. The ruling party, CNDD-FDD, refuses to sit down with the main coalition of political opponents in exile, CNARED, saying they are wanted criminals in Burundi. (...)   0
Environment
' The workshop orginised by the environment minister.

Prepare for short growing season, experts warn

02-18-2017 On 16 February 2017, Burundi environment ministry organised a workshop on how to mitigate the impact of the climate change. Theophile Ndarufatiye, the assistant to the environment minister, said climate change is a serious problem. “We are currently witnessing various climatic disturbances all over the world (...)   0
Society
' The British minister Joyce Anelay in SERUKA Centre.

UK Provides Burundi with £2 million

02-16-2017 This Thursday 16 February 2017, Joyce Anelay, the British Minister in charge of human rights has visited the Centre in charge of victims of sexual-based violence in Burundi- SERUKA. She announces that UK provides £2million to Burundi, that is, about BIF 5billion. “I am pleased to (...)   0

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Benjamin Mkapa

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

09-12-2016 |   Comments Off on Those who doubt Nkurunziza’s legitimacy “are out of their minds” facilitator of dialogue says

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

28-07-2016 |   Comments Off on A poignant call by the spouse of the journalist Jean Bigirimana to the kidnappers

Alain-Aimé Nyamitwe, Burundi Minister of Foreign Affairs

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

20-07-2016 |   Comments Off on The African Union at the Cause of the decline of Burundi Invitation to Kigali

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Environment

Prepare for short growing season, experts warn

The workshop orginised by the environment minister.
On 16 February 2017, Burundi environment ministry organised a workshop on how to mitigate the impact of the climate change. Theophile (...)
02-18-2017 |   0

Society

UK Provides Burundi with £2 million

The British minister Joyce Anelay in SERUKA Centre.
This Thursday 16 February 2017, Joyce Anelay, the British Minister in charge of human rights has visited the Centre in charge (...)
02-16-2017 |   0

Politics

Burundi Government boycotts the Arusha dialogue

Pierre Nkurunziza, Burundi President
The Burundian Government spokesman announced on 15 February that the Government would not be represented in the inter-Burundi dialogue session scheduled (...)
02-16-2017 |   0

Politics

Civil society and some politicians have no great hopes for Arusha results

Civil society and some politicians have no great hopes for Arusha results
Whereas the second session of inter-Burundi dialogue is to start soon, different opinions from both the civil society and some political (...)
02-15-2017 |   0

Society

St Valentine’s Day, not celebrated in Bujumbura as usual

St Valentine’s Day, not celebrated in Bujumbura as usual
Bujumbura inhabitants say that they did not celebrate St Valentine’s Day as they wished because of the high cost of living (...)
02-15-2017 |   0

Politics

Burundi Government not satisfied with some political opponents invited in Arusha

gaston  sindi
Burundi First Vice President accuses the facilitation in the Burundi conflict of creating political problems by inviting unregistered political parties and (...)
02-14-2017 |   0