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' Demonstrations against UN experts report on Burundi continue

Demonstrations against UN experts report on Burundi continue

09-29-2016 “I have come to protest because I am a Burundian, proud of my country and particularly to express my anger against UN experts who produced a biased report on Burundi, “says Cecile Nshimirimana, the national representative of FLORINA Mpuzabarundi political party. She has joined a protest (...)   0
Education
' Education reform yes, but when timely

Education reform yes, but when timely

09-29-2016 Many reforms have been introduced recently in the Burundi educational system from basic to higher education. This school year 2016-2017, the first class of the basic school system adopted in 2013 in primary and secondary education started their first year of post-basic school. The schooling system (...)   0
Tourism
' Proposals to save the declining hotel and tourism industry in Burundi

Proposals to save the declining hotel and tourism industry in Burundi

09-29-2016 Actors in Burundi tourism acknowledge that the sector has alarmingly declined following the crisis that has plagued the country since last year. “Tourism has extremely declined over the last months”, says Denis Nshimirimana, the president of the Chamber of Hotel and Tourism. He explains that many (...)   0
Health
' Backstreet Abortion, a Reality in Burundi

Backstreet Abortion, a Reality in Burundi

09-29-2016 The association of Women fighting against HIV/AIDS and Malaria-SFBLSP Burundi celebrated on 28 September the Global Day of Action for Access to Safe and Legal Abortion. Alarming figures reflect clandestine abortion despite several consequences. “We have conducted a sample investigation in four provinces including Bubanza, Cibitoke, (...)   0

Iwacu Web TV

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

Aime Nyamitwe, the Foreign Affairs Minister: Burundi Government isn’t willing to dialogue with those who sought to overthrow legitimate institutions

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

Spirlet

“It is not the plot, nor the will of penalizing a country…”

12-05-2016 |   Comments Off on “It is not the plot, nor the will of penalizing a country…”

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Archbishop Evariste Ngoyagoye: “We have not yet adhered to the values of democracy.”

Archbishop Evariste Ngoyagoye: “We have not yet adhered to the values of democracy.”
“Burundi is in the learning phase of democracy. We have not yet understood the values of democracy notably the respect for (...)
09-28-2016 |   0

Education

Private school representation decries the order to follow public school regulations

Private school representation decries the order to follow public school regulations
François Ngeze, the president of the national Association of Private Schools (known by its French acronym UPEP), decries the measure by (...)
09-28-2016 |   0

Human Right

Bujumbura Accuses UNHCR of not updating Database

Bujumbura Accuses UNHCR of not updating Database
UNHCR says over 300,000 Burundians fled to neighboring countries, the number the interior minister rejects, stating that the majority have returned (...)
09-28-2016 |   0

Education

The new School year starting with Post-Fundamental System

People lining up in queue at the beginning of the school year 2016-2017
On 26 September, all public schools including primary and secondary schools started the new school year 2016-2017 with the first candidates (...)
09-27-2016 |   0

Economy

Ange Muyubira “Creating Burundi Entrepreneurs platform, my ambition”

Ange Muyubira “Creating Burundi Entrepreneurs platform, my ambition”
One month after being honored to receive the Engel Africa Award from the Segal Family Foundation in September in Uganda and (...)
09-27-2016 |   0

Opinion

Open letter to President Benjamin W. Mkapa

Open letter to President Benjamin W. Mkapa
Dear President Mkapa Allow me to take the liberty to write to you this open letter although you don’t know me. (...)
09-26-2016 |   1