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President Evariste Ndayishimiye, third from the right, at his swearing-in ceremony last June.  By TCHANDROU NITANGA (AFP)

Regime hardliner takes helm of Burundi ruling party

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 ...

Oct 23, 2020 | Burundi

Burundi's former president Pierre Buyoya said Friday he would appeal a life sentence against him over the 1993 assassina ...

Oct 23, 2020 | Burundi

Four Iwacu journalists are seen at the High Court in Bubanza, western Burundi, on December 30, 2019. CPJ today joine ...

Oct 20, 2020 | Burundi

Burundi's ex-president Pierre Buyoya has been sentenced to life in prison in absentia over the assassination of his succ ...

Sep 17, 2020 | Burundi

UN investigators warned Thursday that the rights situation in Burundi had not improved with the new government, saying t ...

Aug 10, 2020 | Burundi

http://cdn.modernghana.com/images/content/afp ndayishimiye was sworn into office in june after the sudden .jp ...

Jul 21, 2020 | Burundi

Dear President Ndayishimiye, We at the Committee to Protect Journalists, an independent non-governmental organiz ...

Jul 14, 2020 | Burundi

The UN Commission of Inquiry on Burundi urged the East African country's new government on Monday to break the cycle of ...

Jul 1, 2020 | Burundi

Burundi's new President Evariste Ndayishimiye has declared the coronavirus the country's biggest enemy , in a major abo ...

Jun 29, 2020 | Burundi

New Burundian President Evariste Ndayishimiye has unveiled a slimmed-down cabinet of only 15 ministers, dominated by reg ...

Jun 26, 2020 | Burundi

Thousands of Burundians clad in white gathered Friday in the capital Gitega to say a final goodbye to former president P ...

Jun 26, 2020 | Burundi

Thousands of Burundians on Friday lined the road to the capital Gitega as the body of former president Pierre Nkurunziza ...

Jun 23, 2020 | Burundi

Burundi's national assembly on Tuesday approved the nomination of Alain-Guillaume Bunyoni, a hardliner under US sanction ...