BURUNDI | BURUNDI

13-Sep-2020 to 09:22

Burundi declines an invitation to participate in a regional Quadripartite Summit

APA - Kigali (Rwanda) — The Government of Burundi has declined to take part in the heads of state summit being organized by the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) due for September 13 in the border town of Goma.

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29-Jun-2020 to 17:14

Burundian footballer Arsène Nihoreho joins Rwandan club Rayon Sports

APA - Kigali (Rwanda) — Rwanda first division football club Rayon sports on Monday signed Burundian forward Arsène Nihoreho on a two-year deal.

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29-Jun-2020 to 16:48

Burundi’s new President unveils agenda amid daunting challengess

APA - Kigali (Rwanda) — The new Burundi’s President Evariste Ndayishimiye has briefly outlined his plan for internal and foreign policies in line with his agenda to continue with its predecessor Pierre Nkurunziza' s strategy, a demi-decade after the tiny East African nation has been embroiled in a spiralling political crisis.

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18-Jun-2020 to 12:14

Evarist Ndayishimiye sworn in as Burundi President

APA-Bujumbura (Burundi) — Burundi’s newly elected president, Evariste Ndayishimiye, was sworn in on Thursday morning in the city of Bujumbura.

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09-Jun-2020 to 20:42

In Focus: Burundi's late footballer president

APA-Bujumbura (Burundi) — Burundians are in a state of shock as they mourn veteran leader Pierre Nkurunziza who died unexpectedly on Tuesday at the age of 55.

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09-Jun-2020 to 15:05

Burundi's President Nkurunziza dies of “heart attack”

APA-Bujumbura (Burundi) — Burundi's outgoing President Pierre Nkurunziza has died at 55 after suffering a cardiac arrest, the government says in its official Twitter account.

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08-Jun-2020 to 17:24

AU “takes note” of Burundi final poll results

APA-Bujumbura (Burundi) — The African Union (AU), in an official statement issued Monday, took note of the final results of the presidential election in Burundi published on June 4.

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