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2,000M World Record holder Francine Niyonsaba receives heroic welcome
Burundian athlete Francine Niyonsaba returned home after breaking the world 2000m record in Zagreb last week, clocking...
Sudan says thwarted coup linked to ousted Bashir regime
In tonight's edition: Sudan's PM says a foiled coup is linked to supporters of former president Omar al-Bashir. At least...
[France 24] 21/09/2021
Burundi's government vows to probe deadly 'terrorist' grenade blasts
Burundi on Tuesday vowed a thorough investigation into a series of deadly "terrorist" grenade blasts that hit the...
Burundi: Covid-19 - Burundi Suspends Social Gatherings on Weekdays
[East African] Burundi on Monday announced that it had suspended social gatherings on weekdays to curb spread of...
No, Uganda’s military intelligence head not appointed ambassador to Burundi – and no assassination plot
[Africa Check] 21/09/2021
2 people killed, several injured in grenade attack on bar in Burundi capital - security sources
At least two people have been killed and a number of others were wounded after a grenade exploded in a bar in Burundi's...
Burundi rebel group claims airport attack
A rebel group has claimed a series of mortar attacks launched overnight on the airport of Bujumbura, Burundi's economic...
Burundi reopens schools after Covid break
Schoolchildren, many accompanied by their parents, attended several screening centers across the country in order to get...
Burundi: Torture, Killings, Lawlessness, Still Blight Country's Rights Record
[UN News] The people of Burundi continue to endure serious human rights violations including possible crimes against...
Burundi seeks to revamp the Bujumbura port
Burundi last week launched a modernization project to the port of Bujumbura in a bid to boost efficiency to its...
East Africa Tourism Platform calls for embracing regional single visa
NAIROBI, Sept. 15 (Xinhua) -- The East Africa Tourism Platform (EATP), the umbrella body for the tourism sector in the...
[The Africa news] 15/09/2021
Burundian sprinter Niyonsaba sets new world record in 2,000m race
Burundian Francine Niyonsaba broke the world record in the 2000 meter race in 5 mins 21 sec 56 on Tuesday in Zagreb.
Reporter’s Diary: Finding forgiveness in Burundi’s mass graves
A truth and reconciliation commission is shining light on the country’s past. Will old wounds be reopened in the...
Burundi launches massive COVID-19 testing among students, teachers
In an effort to limit the spread of Covid-19, the government of Burundi last week began a compulsory screening campaign...
Burundi president accuses journalist of inflating COVID-19 figures
As Burundi experiences a surge in COVID-19 cases, President Évariste Ndayishimiye accuses journalist Esdras Ndikumana...
Rwanda: Kagame Speaks Out On Ties With Neighbouring Countries
[New Times] The relationship between neighbouring Burundi and Rwanda can be termed as improving and on the mend,...
Burundi: Rights group condemns president's attacks on journalist
President Evariste Ndayishimiye, who was elected in June after the sudden death of Pierre Nkurunziza, 'attacked'...
Drier and Warmer Season Forecasted to Continue across Eastern Africa
October to December, the upcoming rainfall season is an important season for countries like Burundi, Kenya, northern...
[Space in Africa] 01/09/2021
Ugandan authorities rescue 8 Burundian women from traffickers
KAMPALA, Aug. 31 (Xinhua) -- Uganda has rescued eight Burundian female nationals from suspected human traffickers, a...
[The Africa news] 31/08/2021
At least 150 people reported killed in attack in Ethiopia
On tonight’s show we bring you the latest from Ethiopia, where the state-appointed Human Rights Commission says 150...
[France 24] 26/08/2021
Tokyo Paralympics: Burundian refugee eyes Taekwondo gold
Hakizimana never had a normal childhood. His life changed forever at the age of six when armed men shot his left arm...