Thu, 17 Sep 2020 12:47:58 GMT
New Government, but No Progress in Sight On the Human Rights Front
[United Nations Human Rights Council] Following the 2020 presidential, legislative and local elections, the fifteen-year presidency of Pierre Nkurunziza came to a close and a new era under President √Čvariste Ndayishimiye began. The resulting new pol...

Tue, 15 Sep 2020 09:12:10 GMT
Sumaili Hopes to Positively Influence Burundi Women's Football
[CAF] Twice, Burundian international Falone Sumaili had made the decision to quit her football career; first, following the demise of her mother and second, when she got a career threatening injury, followed by another loss in the family, her sister.

Thu, 10 Sep 2020 13:47:08 GMT
Burundian Refugees Fear a Hostile Tanzania
[New Frame] They face increasing ill-treatment in their host country, including restrictions on their livelihoods, and many have disappeared, allegedly abducted from the camps.

Wed, 09 Sep 2020 15:25:44 GMT
Second Group of Burundian Refugees to Be Repatriated On Thursday
[New Times] The second group of around 500 Burundian refugees will on Thursday, September 10, be repatriated from Mahama Refugee Camp to their home country, the Ministry of Emergency Management has said.

Tue, 08 Sep 2020 10:53:15 GMT
Burundi and Tanzania Start New Seasons
[CAF] The Burundian and Tanzanian Premier Leagues were the first on the continent to kick off their 2020/21 seasons after the heavy disruptions caused by the COVID-19 pandemic.