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News Burundi: Southern Africa: Burundi Seeks Zim Support On SADC Admission

News source: https://allafrica.com/stories/201904240776.html?bcmt=1
Publicated on: Wednesday 24 April 2019

Bujumbura is counting on Harare's influence in the Southern African Development Community (SADC) to mop up support for its admission into the sub-regional bloc ahead of the SADC assessment mission ...

News Burundi: JUST IN: Burundi envoy pays courtesy call on ED

News source: https://www.herald.co.zw/just-in-burundi-envoy-pays-courtesy-call-on-ed/
Publicated on: uesday 23 April 2019

A special envoy from Burundi’s President Pierre Nkurunziza has paid a courtesy call on President Mnangagwa at his Munhumutapa offices as the country seeks support for admission into Sadc. The special ...

News Burundi: Burundi police chief publicly threatens opposition members' lives: recording

News source: https://news.yahoo.com/burundi-police-chief-publicly-threatens-opposition-members-lives-214117457.html
Publicated on: Friday 19 April 2019

Nairobi (AFP) - A senior Burundian police official has publicly threatened the lives of members of the main opposition party and their families, if they organise "clandestine meetings", according to ...

News Burundi: Burundi schoolgirls expelled for doodling on president's image in textbook

News source: https://www.phillytrib.com/news/burundi-schoolgirls-expelled-for-doodling-on-president-s-image-in/article_746c32e4-ceaa-5fb0-87fd-be3da86153b0.html
Publicated on: Friday 19 April 2019

Three schoolgirls who were detained in Burundi for doodling on a picture of the president have been expelled from school following their release from jail, Human Rights Watch told CNN. The girls, who ...

News Burundi: Burundi: Expelled for Doodles

News source: https://www.hrw.org/news/2019/04/12/burundi-expelled-doodles
Publicated on: hursday 11 April 2019

The release of six schoolgirls and one boy, arrested last month for doodling on the Burundian president’s photo and charged with “insulting the head of state”, is not the end of their woes. In a ...

News Burundi: Democratic Republic of Congo troops kill 36 Burundi rebels in east

News source: https://www.jpost.com/International/Democratic-Republic-of-Congo-troops-kill-36-Burundi-rebels-in-east-586663
Publicated on: Friday 12 April 2019

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News Burundi: Rwanda, Burundi mobile operators beat Kenya in offering affordably priced internet

News source: https://www.standardmedia.co.ke/business/article/2001321500/burundi-rwanda-beat-kenya-in-offering-affordable-internet
Publicated on: Wednesday 17 April 2019

[Photo: Courtesy] It is cheaper to access the Internet in Rwanda and Burundi compared to Kenya. This is despite Kenya being touted as a world beater in technology and having a relatively more ...

News Burundi: Burundi’s civil society denounces French sanctions against senior officials

News source: https://www.panapress.com/Burundi-s-civil-society-denounce-a_630584948-lang2.html
Publicated on: onday 22 April 2019

Bujumbura, Burundi (PANA) - Two civil society associations Monday denounced and condemned a recent decision by the French government to extend sanctions imposed on several senior security officers ...

News Burundi: Five things you need to know about Burundi

News source: https://reliefweb.int/report/burundi/five-things-you-need-know-about-burundi
Publicated on: hursday 18 April 2019

Located in the Great Lakes Region, Burundi is one of the world’s poorest nations, faced with a fragile humanitarian situation mainly due to recurrent natural disasters, chronic vulnerability and ...

News Burundi: AFCON: Eagles play Guinea, Madagascar, Burundi in Group B

News source: https://www.msn.com/en-xl/news/other/afcon-eagles-play-guinea-madagascar-burundi-in-group-b/ar-BBVTfBM
Publicated on: Friday 12 April 2019

Three-time champions Super Eagles have been drawn to play Guinea and debutants Madagascar and Burundi in a tricky Group B of the 2019 Africa Cup of Nations in Egypt. The colourful draw ceremony, which ...

News Burundi: Southern Africa: Burundi Says It Is Ready for SADC Membership

News source: https://allafrica.com/stories/201904220174.html
Publicated on: Sunday 21 April 2019

Burundi is pushing for membership of the 16-member South African Development Community and has invited a team from the bloc to evaluate its readiness and report to the Summit. Burundian Foreign ...