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' A traditional thatched house

Owning house before marriage is not obligation, Home Affairs Ministry says

02-21-2017 “Any young man who wants to marry must first have a house covered with sheet metals”, said Tharcisse Niyongabo, Governor of Bubanza western Province, on 18 February during a security meeting. He said that no application for marriage in the registry office in Bubanza province will (...)   0
Health
' Déo Guide Rurema "people from provinces close to frontiers have to remain vigilant."

Burundi has taken measures to contain bird flu

02-21-2017 This Monday, 20 February 2017, Déo Guide Rurema, Burundi Minister of Agriculture and Livestock, has announced a number of measures taken to contain bird flu in the country. Among the measures that have been taken by the ministry of agriculture and livestock is the suspension of (...)   0
Politics
' Benjamin William Mkapa: "There is an imperative need to hold an extraordinary EAC summit to look into the obstacles that cause the dialogue process to drag on”

Mkapa calls for extraordinary EAC summit to boost inter-Burundian dialogue

02-21-2017 At the close of the fourth round of the inter-Burundian dialogue held in Arusha from 16 to 19 February, Mkapa said it is imperative to convene an extraordinary summit of Heads of East African Community states to boost the dialogue process. “There is an imperative need (...)   0
Politics
' Hamza Venant Burikukiye and Jean Marie Nduwimana, respective legal representatives of CAPES+ and PISC-Burundi.

Rights groups fear IMF withdrawal of subventions to Ministry of Health

02-20-2017 Two local NGOs warn of irregular activities within the Ministry of Public Health that might cause the government to lose from the International Monetary Fund(IMF) an estimated amount of $72.300.822 primarily intended for the fight against malaria, tuberculosis and AIDS. In a cosigned letter of CAPES+ (...)   0
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

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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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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
This is included in the correspondence of 17 February sent to the Prosecutor of the International Criminal Court-ICC by the collective (...)
02-20-2017 |   0

Politics

Agathon Rwasa: “I am in danger”

Agathon Rwasa: “I am in danger”
The first vice-president of the National Assembly announces a fabrication intended to move him away from the 2020 elections. Would there (...)
02-20-2017 |   0

Opinion

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

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River Nile is a transboundary resource shared by 11 countries in the Nile Basin, each with different and, sometimes, conflicting interests. (...)
02-20-2017 |   0

Politics

Do not amend Burundi’s constitution, Mkapa says

Benjamin William Mkapa: "There is an imperative need to hold an extraordinary EAC summit to look into the obstacles that cause the dialogue process to drag on”
The 4th round of the inter-Burundi dialogue has taken place in Arusha, Tanzania, to try to resolve the current Burundi crisis. (...)
02-18-2017 |   0

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 (...)
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