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Africa: Burundi

After two of its reporters were attacked, Iwacu Press Group received a warning letter June 6 from Burundi’s media regulator CNC, accusing the outlet of professional failings in recent political reporting. (Screenshot: YouTube: CPJ/Iwacu Press Group)

Burundi regulator warns Iwacu Press Group after police assault 2 of outlet’s journalists

Jun 18, 2024 | Africa: Burundi

Kampala, Uganda, June 17, 2024 mdash;Burundian authorities must desist from intimidating the independent news outlet Iwa ...

Apr 17, 2024 | Africa: Burundi

The government of Burundi and the United Nations have launched an appeal for financial aid to cope with the devastating ...

Mar 10, 2024 | Africa: Burundi

Burundi's main opposition party was split Sunday after a faction said they had ousted its leader, Agathon Rwasa, for fai ...

Jan 6, 2024 | Africa: Burundi

The United States on Friday criticized Burundi's President Evariste Ndayishimiye after he called for public stoning of s ...

Nov 9, 2023 | Africa: Burundi

Prosecutors in Burundi called Thursday for ousted prime minister Alain-Guillaume Bunyoni to be sentenced to life in pris ...

Oct 5, 2023 | Africa: Burundi

A court in Burundi has denied bail to the country's powerful former prime minister Alain-Guillaume Bunyoni, who is on tr ...

Aug 30, 2023 | Africa: Burundi

Nairobi, August 30, 2023 mdash;The Committee to Protect Journalists, Amnesty International, the Burundi Human Rights Ini ...

Jul 26, 2023 | Africa: Burundi

Nairobi, July 25, 2023 ndash; In response to

Apr 20, 2023 | Africa: Burundi

The authorities in Burundi are searching for former prime minister Alain-Guillaume Bunyoni, seven months after he was di ...

Apr 20, 2023 | Africa: Burundi

The authorities in Burundi are searching for former prime minister Alain-Guillaume Bunyoni, seven months after he was di ...

Apr 19, 2023 | Africa: Burundi

Burundian authorities said Wednesday a search has been launched for former prime minister Alain-Guillaume Bunyoni, sev ...

Mar 21, 2023 | Africa: Burundi

The United Nations voiced alarm Tuesday over Burundi's crackdown on human rights activists and press freedom, urging the ...