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Monkeypox Q&A: how do you catch it and what are the risks?

The latest outbreak of monkeypox has, at the time of writing, reached 17 countries with 110 confirmed cases and a further 205 suspected...

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Monkeypox Q&A: how do you catch it and what are the risks?

The latest outbreak of monkeypox has, at the time of writing, reached 17 countries with 110 confirmed cases and a further 205 suspected...

What will the UN see as it finally visits China’s Xinjiang?

Human rights chief Michelle Bachelet has been demanding ‘unfettered’ access to the region for years, but experts doubt she will get it.

Locked-down Shanghai finds new cases, breaking “zero COVID” streak

SHANGHAI/BEIJING, May 20 (Reuters) - Shanghai announced its first new COVID-19 cases outside quarantined areas in five days on Friday and imposed...

Biden vows to defend Taiwan in apparent US policy shift

US President Joe Biden has warned China is "flirting with danger" over Taiwan, and vowed to intervene militarily to protect the island...

Taiwan fails in bid to join WHO assembly after China pressure

GENEVA, May 23 (Reuters) - Taiwan's bid to attend the World Health Organization's annual assembly was rejected on Monday, the assembly said,...

Q&A with Vicent Kayanzari a vanilla farmer in Burundi

Vincent Kayanzari is a Burundian, born in Uganda in 1981. Born in a farming family located near a forest reserve, Kayanzari is...

What will the UN see as it finally visits China’s Xinjiang?

Human rights chief Michelle Bachelet has been demanding ‘unfettered’ access to the region for years, but experts doubt she will get it.

Locked-down Shanghai finds new cases, breaking “zero COVID” streak

SHANGHAI/BEIJING, May 20 (Reuters) - Shanghai announced its first new COVID-19 cases outside quarantined areas in five days on Friday and imposed...

DRC President Tshisekedi on a working visit in Burundi

The Democratic Republic of Congo president Felix Tshisekedi is on a three days working visit to Burundi where he is accompanied by...

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DRC President Tshisekedi on a working visit in Burundi

The Democratic Republic of Congo president Felix Tshisekedi is on a three days working visit to Burundi where he is accompanied by...

Ndayishimiye on Ukraine Crisis: Burundi will remain neutral

Burundi president Evariste Ndayishimiye made clear of his country’s position on the ongoing war between Russia and Ukraine that erupted early this...

Burundi Says 10 Troops Killed In Attack on AU Base In Somalia

Nairobi (AFP), May 4 – Ten Burundian peacekeepers were killed in a ferocious attack by Al-Shabaab jihadists on an African Union base in...

Region to establish an Army to restore peace in DRC

Barely one month after the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) joined the East African Community, the region is establishing a force to...

2 killed as police launches investigation in Bujumbura

Burundi ministry of internal affairs and public security said that on Tuesday two dead bodies were found in one of the Bujumbura...

Kenya’s debt repayments to China shoot to Sh73.5 billion

Kenya’s debt repayments towards China-funded infrastructure projects have more than doubled to a record Sh73.48 billion this financial year on the back of increased clearance of principal sums after the grace period lapsed.

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Kenya’s debt repayments to China shoot to Sh73.5 billion

Kenya’s debt repayments towards China-funded infrastructure projects have more than doubled to a record Sh73.48 billion this financial year on the back...

The East African Business Council urges EAC to harmonize domestic taxes

The East African Business Council (EABC) CEO John Bosco Kalisa called on the EAC member states to harmonize domestic tax regimes and...

EAC hits $2.6 billion worth of exports to European Union

The East African Business Council (EABC) this week announced that East African countries export to the European Union hit $2.6 billion in...

Kenya’s expressway charges increases by 16 percent

Kenyans will pay more to use the new Expressway covering a stretch of 26 kilometers from Jomo Kenyatta Airport to Westlands with an extension...

It’s not just Russia – China’s also contributing to higher inflation worldwide, report says

Russia is guilty of creating a food security crisis and higher energy prices through its war with Ukraine, but China has — under the radar —...
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Flambeau du Centre wins its first ever Primus League

The Primus league season came down to the wire last Saturday to decide this year’s champions as Flambeau du Centre which was on...

Mixed reaction as netizens hails, bashes Miss Burundi pageant

Burundi netizens hailed, slammed the Miss Burundi beauty pageant after the grande finale revealed Ngaruko Kelly Michelle as the winner of the 2022...

Q and A with Line Curie Muco Burundi’s first female sports journalist

46 year old Line Curie Muco is the first Burundian female sports journalist, she spoke to Burundi Times’ Joella Nticiteretse on her long...

Q and A with Sandra Michelle Harerimana sharing her experience in Karate

Ms. Sandra Michelle Harerimana is a 34 years old Burundian woman who has been practicing karate since 2014 in club RUMURI KARATE Do,...