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3.4 million Affected by floods in E.Africa

In Burundi, heavy rains in December damaged more than 470 houses and displaced over 3,700 people, increasing the number of people affected...

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3.4 million Affected by floods in E.Africa

In Burundi, heavy rains in December damaged more than 470 houses and displaced over 3,700 people, increasing the number of people affected...

Is EAC ready for a political confederation?

At least two Constitutional experts/officials from EAC member states were expected to take part in the consultations that kicked off in Ngozi...

Consultations on EAC Political Confederation Constitution to kick off in Burundi

At least two officials from EAC member states are expected to arrive in Bujumbura by January 13th in order to conduct the...

Mixed reactions over ‘curfew’ on bars in Bujumbura

Burundi’s President Pierre Nkurunziza backed the decision urging Burundians “to take drinks at home and share with their family members”. PHOTO| FILE....

Mane named African Footballer of the year at CAF Awards

Senegalese Ace Sadio Mane after receiving his award as African Footballer of the Year 2019. PHOTO| CAF Sadio Mane...

Nkurunziza grants amnesty to inmates

Granting amnesty to prisoners has been one of the incumbent’s tradition practiced during the New Year’s Eve. PHOTO| FILE.

Is EAC ready for a political confederation?

At least two Constitutional experts/officials from EAC member states were expected to take part in the consultations that kicked off in Ngozi...

3.4 million Affected by floods in E.Africa

In Burundi, heavy rains in December damaged more than 470 houses and displaced over 3,700 people, increasing the number of people affected...

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POLITICS

Is EAC ready for a political confederation?

At least two Constitutional experts/officials from EAC member states were expected to take part in the consultations that kicked off in Ngozi...

Consultations on EAC Political Confederation Constitution to kick off in Burundi

At least two officials from EAC member states are expected to arrive in Bujumbura by January 13th in order to conduct the...

Nkurunziza grants amnesty to inmates

Granting amnesty to prisoners has been one of the incumbent’s tradition practiced during the New Year’s Eve. PHOTO| FILE.

Burundi’s Nyabenda hands over chairmanship of EAC Speakers Forum

The Speaker of Burundi National Assembly Pascal Nyabenda while addressing the 13th meeting of EAC Speakers Forum in Kampala(Ugandan) December 10th, 2019....

20 years of EAC integration, member countries in a sour relation

From Right: Uganda's EAC minister Kirunda Kivejinja, EAC Secretary General Limberat Mfumukeko and EALA Speaker Martin Ngoga at the EAC HQ in...

Why Human Trafficking is breaking up families in Burundi

Most of the young girls and women from Burundi who are trafficked to Asian countries hoping for a greener pasture end up in life threatening conditions. PHOTO| Burundi Times Timothy Niyonkuru a...

BUSINESS

Mixed reactions over ‘curfew’ on bars in Bujumbura

Burundi’s President Pierre Nkurunziza backed the decision urging Burundians “to take drinks at home and share with their family members”. PHOTO| FILE....

German injects $128 million in East Africa’s education and Health programmes

The East African Community Secretary General Amb. Liberat Mfumukeko and the German’s Charge d’Affaires Jorg Herrera after signing the agreement on...

Regional Blocs launch platform to connect women in business

The digital platform is designed to address the information that is needed by women in business and connect them via a...

Burundi standards Bureau questions BRARUDI drinks

With more than 60 years of operation in Burundi, BRARUDI remains the largest brewer and soft beverage company in the territory. PHOTO|...

Kenya strengthens ties with Burundi, eyes DRC market

The free trade zone near DRC will be offered to Kenya’s private sector business men including the chambers of commerce and...
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SPORTS & ENTERTAINMENT

Mane named African Footballer of the year at CAF Awards

Senegalese Ace Sadio Mane after receiving his award as African Footballer of the Year 2019. PHOTO| CAF Sadio Mane and...

Burundi in Seventh heaven after clash with Kenya

Burundi National Assembly (in Orange shirts) while locking horns with Kenyan counterpart during the 10th Inter-Parliamentary games in Uganda's capital Kampala on December...

EALA thumps Burundi in Inter-Parliamentary games

EALA Volleyball team clashing with the Burundian team in Lugogo MTN Arena on December 16th, 2019 in Kampala (Uganda). PHOTO| Burundi Times

Day 6 of the East African Inter-Parliamentary Games in Pictures.

Members of Parliament from Tanzania trying to take on Burundi in Tug of War at Namboole stadium (Uganda) During the EAC Inter-Parliamentary Games...