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Burundi show promising media freedom
The new president Evariste Ndayishimiye has in recent months showed the government's willingness to allow press freedom....
Burundi villages inundated by water rise on Lake Tanganyika
Increasing rainfall linked to climate change is a main factor causing the water level of Lake Tanganyika to rise, with...
[Africa Times] 03/05/2021
Burundi: Peace, Hope Return in Bujumbura Six Years After Violence
[East African] Last week marked six years since the protests erupted against former Burundi president Pierre Nkurunziza...
Young Burundian chef reveals entrepreneurship joys of culinary arts
Self-employed Burundian chef Eric Niyondiko shares his passion for the cooking profession with the youth to see them off...
Burundi: Floods from rising Lake Tanganyika affect 8000 families
Recent flooding from the rising waters of Lake Tanganyika at Bujumbura port in Burundi has affected 8,000 families with...
Suspicion mars Ivory Coast's vaccine drive
In tonights edition: Months after the delivery of half a million Astrazeneca vaccines, Ivory Coast is still struggling...
[France 24] 29/04/2021
The Burundian refugees returning home from Rwanda
Donatien fled Burundi in 2016 with his family. He is moving back home from Rwanda with his wife and three children. He...
Burundi begins releasing prisoners in bid to stop overcrowding
A total of 5,255 inmates, 40 percent of Burundi's prison population, will be released in the coming weeks.
Burundi: Regret over the passing of Chadian president Idriss Deby Itno
Members of the political class in Burundi share their feelings on the death of Chadian head of state Idriss Deby Itno.
Tanzania: Govt 'Encourages' Burundi Refugees to Go Home
[Citizen] Kibondo -- The government is encouraging Burundi refugees to go back home across the common border, assuring...
Tanzania: Burundi Refugees in Tanzania Living in Fear - UN Rights Experts
[UN News] The rights of refugees and asylum seekers who have fled Burundi for Tanzania must be respected, experts...
Burundi refugees in Tanzania living in fear: UN rights experts
The rights of refugees and asylum seekers who have fled Burundi for Tanzania must be respected, experts appointed by the...
[The Africa news] 13/04/2021
Coronavirus: African Union Member States reporting COVID-19 cases as of 11 April 2021, 6 pm EAT
African recoveries Union (3,901,061) Member by States region:(55) reporting COVID-19 cases (4,343,062), deaths (115,464...
[Africa News Matters] 11/04/2021
After five years of quiet, Burundi is on a diplomatic offensive
President Ndayishimiye has visited four countries in nine months and spoken with China's President. His predecessor only...
Burundi: U.S. Report Cites Rights Abuses Since 2015
[East African] The US government's 2020 Country Reports on Human Rights Practices documents human rights violations in...