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' Members of the CNARED Executive board held a two-day meeting in Belgium

CNARED still demands negotiations to end crisis

08-17-2017 Members of the National Council for the Respect of the Arusha Agreement and Rule of Law-CNARED have recently held a three-day meeting in Belgium. Negotiations and consolidation of the members of the board were on the agenda. The executive board of the main opposition in exile (...)   0
Justice
' Aloys Barutwanayo: “We need to know what happened in the past to avoid it in the future”

“Light on Ntega-Marangara mass murder can be lesson for future generations”

08-17-2017 Burundi has a number of black days, among them, August 15th 1988, a memorable date for many Burundians. More than 25 thousand people were killed in Ntega-Marangara mass slaughter. 29years after the massacre, victims and associations still demand truth and justice. Between 25 and 50 thousand (...)   0
Politics
' Aloys Batungwanayo

“Light on Ntega-Marangara mass murder can be lesson for future generations”

08-17-2017 Burundi has a number of black days, among them, August 15th 1988, a memorable date for many Burundians. More than 25 thousand people were killed in Ntega-Marangara mass slaughter. 29years after the massacre, victims and associations still demand truth and justice. Between 25 and 50 thousand (...)   0
Society
' Innocent Ntabana
Executive Director, Nile Basin Initiative Secretariat

What is the value of water?

08-17-2017 When you and I breathe in fresh air, the amount I inhale affects you in no way. This is because air is abundant and so there’s plenty of it to go around. We actually take it for granted since it exists in copious amounts. Now, imagine (...)   0
Security
' Governor of Bubanza Province

Governor of Bubanza narrowly escaped from ambush

08-16-2017 The Governor of Bubanza ran into an ambush staged by unidentified armed people in the evening of Tuesday 15 August. The incident took place in Gihanga Commune along Bujumbura-Cibitoke road, in the west of Burundi. Police say no one was killed or injured in the attack. (...)   0
Security
' 24 of the 36 arrested young people were from Ruhororo site in Ngozi province

Youths arrested while going to Tanzania

08-16-2017 At least thirty-six young people were arrested on Wednesday 16 August in Ruhororo Commune of Ngozi northern province. They are currently detained at a police station in Ngozi Province. “Some of them were from Ruhororo site of displaced people and its surroundings in Ngozi province. They (...)   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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Governor of Bubanza narrowly escaped from ambush

Governor of Bubanza Province
The Governor of Bubanza ran into an ambush staged by unidentified armed people in the evening of Tuesday 15 August. The (...)
08-16-2017 |   0

Security

Youths arrested while going to Tanzania

24 of the 36 arrested young people were from Ruhororo site in Ngozi province
At least thirty-six young people were arrested on Wednesday 16 August in Ruhororo Commune of Ngozi northern province. They are currently (...)
08-16-2017 |   0

Governance

Corruption watchdog calls on President to cancel request of US$ 32.6 million loan

Gabriel Rufyiri,OLUCOME Chairman and Spearhead of  the campaign against high cost of living in Burundi.
In a letter sent to Burundi President Pierre Nkurunziza on 9 August, the chairman of the Observatory for the Fight against (...)
08-15-2017 |   0

Security

70 Burundian refugees return in pilot project of repatriation

“70 Burundian Refugees from Lusenda Refugee Camp in DRC returned ”
The governments of Burundi and DRC alongside UNHCR launched a pilot project of repatriation of Burundian refugees. On August 14th, 70 (...)
08-15-2017 |   0

Security

Confusion over people’s arrests after Shinya attack

The seven people were arrested at 8 kilometers of Gatara locality nearby the crime scene
Seven people are detained in Kayanza provincial police station following the 9 July grenade attack on Shinya hill in Gatara commune (...)
08-14-2017 |   0

Politics

2020 elections : controversial contributions

: President Nkurunziza at the counter of the Central Bank after giving his contribution
President Nkurunziza calls on Burundians to contribute to the 2020 elections. Three years before this important appointment, the spokesman for the (...)
08-14-2017 |   0