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EAC Sectoral Council on Education, Science and Technology concludes.

The 15th East African Community (EAC) Sectoral Council on Education, Science and Technology, Culture and Sports Concluded last week at the EAC...

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Burundi, the swallows in war, take flight

Olivier Niyungeko had tried his best for three years. He had walked around Gällivare, Lapland, in Sweden's bitterly cold far north, clutching...

Around $82,000 tabled for the swallows to win the opening match

Burundi's talisman Saido Berahino (In red shirt) taking on Gabon's defender Bruno Ecuele Obiang during the AFCON qualifiers 2019 in Prince...

Individuals to be held accountable for mismanagement of EAC funds

Ngwaru Maghembe (left) presenting the report by the accounts committee to the assembly on July/18/2019. PHOTO|FILE: BURUNDI TIMES

Burundi suspends ‘PARCEM’ over tarnishing the country’s image

Burundi government has suspended a local NGO for tarnishing the country’s image and trying to destabilize peace and order...

Second Burundi Manufacturers and Trade Fair kicks off in Bujumbura

Burundi president Pierre Nkurunziza officially launching the Trade Fair in Bujumbura on 13/June/2019. PHOTO|FILE: Burundi State House.

EAC Sectoral Council on Education, Science and Technology concludes.

The 15th East African Community (EAC) Sectoral Council on Education, Science and Technology, Culture and Sports Concluded last week at the EAC...

Second Burundi Manufacturers and Trade Fair kicks off in Bujumbura

Burundi president Pierre Nkurunziza officially launching the Trade Fair in Bujumbura on 13/June/2019. PHOTO|FILE: Burundi State House.

Burundi, the swallows in war, take flight

Olivier Niyungeko had tried his best for three years. He had walked around Gällivare, Lapland, in Sweden's bitterly cold far north, clutching...

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Individuals to be held accountable for mismanagement of EAC funds

Ngwaru Maghembe (left) presenting the report by the accounts committee to the assembly on July/18/2019. PHOTO|FILE: BURUNDI TIMES

Burundi suspends ‘PARCEM’ over tarnishing the country’s image

Burundi government has suspended a local NGO for tarnishing the country’s image and trying to destabilize peace and order...

Burundi: 721 returns home from Tanzania

The voluntary repatriation exercise of Burundian refugees is undertaken in pone continued phase with possibility of a gradual increase in the...

Burundi hands over seven armed men to Rwandan authorities

Burundi government says the seven ‘armed criminals’ who were arrested earlier this month were officially handed over to the Rwandan authorities, the seven armed...

Burundi expels controversial pastor for ‘suspicious activities’

Burundi government have expelled the controversial pastor “Prophet Modeste after being detained by the security forces in Bujumbura earlier this month, the...

Burundi, the swallows in war, take flight

Olivier Niyungeko had tried his best for three years. He had walked around Gällivare, Lapland, in Sweden's bitterly cold far north, clutching a dictionary at first but after a while, he picked up...

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Second Burundi Manufacturers and Trade Fair kicks off in Bujumbura

Burundi president Pierre Nkurunziza officially launching the Trade Fair in Bujumbura on 13/June/2019. PHOTO|FILE: Burundi State House.

Farmers call for EAC member states to implement Malabo declaration

In the financial year 2018-2019 all the East African member states allocated less than 10% of the budget on agriculture...

UNCTAD: Foreign Direct Investment in East Africa declines

Foreign Direct Investment (FDI) inflows to East Africa fell by 14% in 2018, this is according to the UN Conference on Trade...

EALA to cooperate with ATT to eradicate illicit trade of weapons

The East African Community Legislative Assembly (EALA) is set to cooperate with the International committee of the Red Cross (ICRC) to advocate for the partner states to ratify the Arms Trade Treaty (ATT) aimed at preventing, and eradicating the illicit trade in Conventional arms and prevent their diversion in the East African Community.
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Burundi, the swallows in war, take flight

Olivier Niyungeko had tried his best for three years. He had walked around Gällivare, Lapland, in Sweden's bitterly cold far north, clutching a...

Around $82,000 tabled for the swallows to win the opening match

Burundi's talisman Saido Berahino (In red shirt) taking on Gabon's defender Bruno Ecuele Obiang during the AFCON qualifiers 2019 in Prince Louis...

Burundi play maker’s funeral causes outrage

Former Burundi football play maker Papy Faty’s funeral has caused outrage in the country after his remains were received at Bujumbura international airport...

Burundi’s play maker Papy Faty dies on the pitch

Burundi’s 28 year old play maker Papy Faty has died after collapsing on the football pitch during a match in Eswatini, the player...

Burundi qualify for their first ever AFCON

Burundi have qualified for their first ever Africa Cup of Nations thanks to a 1-1 draw with Gabon, who will not join them in Egypt later this year.