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Burundi took delivery of Sinopharm Covid-19 vaccines.  By Munir Uz zaman (AFP/File)

In about-face, Burundi receives first Covid vaccines

Oct 14, 2021 | Burundi

Burundi, one of the last countries in the world to inoculate its people against Covid-19, received its first batch of va ...

Oct 7, 2021 | Burundi

Burundi, one of the last three countries in the world to start inoculating its population against Covid-19, said on Thur ...

Sep 23, 2021 | Burundi

Burundi has issued an international arrest warrant against exiled opposition politician Alexis Sinduhije, accusing him o ...

Sep 20, 2021 | Burundi

Natural disasters sparked by climate change have forced more than 100,000 people to flee their homes in Burundi in recen ...

Sep 19, 2021 | Burundi

A rebel group has claimed a series of mortar attacks launched overnight on the airport of Bujumbura, Burundi's economic ...

Sep 16, 2021 | Burundi

Despite Burundian President Evariste Ndayishimiye's pledges to end repression, the human rights situation in the East Af ...

Aug 25, 2021 | Burundi

Burundi's President Evariste Ndayishimiye has launched an angry tirade against the country's judges, accusing them of bl ...

Jul 23, 2021 | Burundi

Burundi's government said it had suspended the operations of several international mining companies, complaining it was ...

Jul 9, 2021 | Burundi

Nairobi July 8, 2021 mdash; In light of Burundi rsquo;s decision to lift bans on the British Broadcasting Corporatio ...

Jun 22, 2021 | Burundi

Reacting to news that Burundian human rights defender Germain Rukuki rsquo;s prison sentence has been reduced from 3 ...

Jun 21, 2021 | Burundi

The Committee to Protect Journalists and other human rights groups today called on European Union High Representa ...

Jan 25, 2021 | Burundi

Burundi's ruling party has named hardliner Reverien Ndikuriyo as its new leader, several sources told AFP on Monday, a p ...

Dec 18, 2020 | Burundi

Burundi's former president Pierre Buyoya has died in Paris of Covid-19 at the age of 71, relatives said Friday, just wee ...

Nov 25, 2020 | Burundi

Burundi's ex-president Pierre Buyoya said on Wednesday that he had quit as the African Union's envoy to Mali to clear hi ...

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