For almost a decade now, there has been a rise in recognition and appreciation of African beauty and fashion models all over the world, and in a bid to consolidate on the development
A rebel group has claimed a series of mortar attacks launched overnight on the airport of Bujumbura, Burundi's economic capital, a day before President Evariste Ndayishimiye was due to fly out for the UN General Assembly in New York.
Burundi, one of the last countries in the world to start inoculating its population against Covid-19, said it has agreed to take Covax vaccines -- but with a condition.
At least 12 people, including a senior army officer, were killed and several others wounded in a roadside ambush in central Burundi, administrative and medical sources said on Monday.
Burundi's President Evariste Ndayishimiye has sacked his commerce minister because she risked "compromising the country's economy,"
18 Dec 2020
The former president of Burundi Pierre Buyoya has died in Paris of Covid-19 at the age of 71, several close relatives told AFP on Friday.
25 Nov 2020
Burundi's ex-president Pierre Buyoya said on Wednesday that he had quit as the African Union's envoy to Mali to clear his name of alleged involvement with the murder of his successor.
15 Nov 2020
The following are the fixtures for Day 4 matches of the 2022 Africa Cup of Nations (AFCON) qualifiers to be on Sunday, the finals of which will now be played in Cameroon in 2022. Group A Chad v Guinea Group E Burundi v Maurtania Group G Comoros v Kenya Group I Guinea Bissau v Senegal…
21 Oct 2020
Burundi's former president Pierre Buyoya said Wednesday that he rejected a life sentence he received in absentia this week over the 1993 assassination of his successor, dismissing the case as politically motivated.
2 Sep 2020
Africa risks a new stumble. The last time Africa suffered a major stumble, it conjured up the image of a “Hopeless Continent”. This became the unfortunate epitaph for Africa’s two lost decades of development.
14 Jul 2020
The UN Commission of Inquiry on Burundi urged the East African country's new government on Monday to "break the cycle of violence" and start cooperating with the United Nations.
1 Jul 2020
Burundi's new President Evariste Ndayishimiye has declared the coronavirus the country's "biggest enemy", in a major about-turn for a nation which has largely ignored the dangers of the virus.