Ndayishimiye in DRC for Peace and Security talks

Burundi’s president Evariste Ndayishimiye landed this Tuesday in  Kinshasa for consultations on Peace and Security in the Democratic Republic of Congo.  According to the Burundi presidency, president Ndayishimiye traveled to Kinshasa as part of the consultations in his capacity, “as President of the Regional Oversight Mechanism of the Peace, Security and Cooperation Framework for the Democratic Republic...

Burundi to receive malaria vaccine, US partnership fortifies

The United States Global Malaria Coordinator Dr. David Walton on Thursday February 9th said that Burundi is expected to receive malaria vaccines in June this year following the country’s application to be part of the program last year. While addressing the press in Bujumbura yesterday, Dr. Walton indicated that the deployment of malaria vaccine...

Burundi- Cuba marks 50 year relation

This Friday Burundi and Cuba marks 50 years of diplomatic relations that dates back to 2 February 1974.

Thrill, Drama and Suspense as TotalEnergies CAF Africa Cup of Nations reaches Quarter-final Stages

After a week of thrill and drama that saw hosts, Cote d’Ivoire stage one of the biggest comebacks in the competition, the stage is now set for the Quarter-final phase of the TotalEnergies CAF Africa Cup of Nations Cote d’Ivoire 2023.  The Quarter-Finals will be played between Friday, 02 February 2024 and Saturday, 03...

Burundi’s EALA chapter participates in Stadium construction

The East African Legislative Assembly ​Burundi Chapter which was led by its Chairperson Momamo Karerwa this Wednesday

EAC reiterates its commitment to restore peace in DRC

The East African Community (EAC) has reaffirmed its commitment to ongoing efforts to restore peace and stability to the eastern region of the Democratic Republic of the Congo. EAC Secretary General Dr. Peter Mathuki said that the lessons learned from the deployment of the EAC Regional Force (EACRF) presents opportunities for the Community to...

CAF fined for breach of regional regulations

The COMESA Competition Commission (CCC) has imposed a fine of USD$300, 000 each on the Confederation of African Football (CAF) and BEIN Media Group LLC (beIN) for breach of the COMESA competition regulations. This follows the findings of the Commission’s Committee Responsible for Initial Determinations (the CID) that certain provisions of the beIN Agreements...

Burundi: ‘Rwanda allegations constitute propaganda to camouflage the real problem’

Tension between Burundi and Rwanda has intensified with now the two capitals writing communiques in regarding to the recent comments made by president Evariste Ndayishimiye during his visit in Democratic Republic of Congo.

Fostering regional trade, resource mobilisation and integrating new partner states to be at the core of EAC’s 2024 agenda

The East African Community (EAC) is gearing up for 2024 with a stronger focus on fostering intra-regional trade, resource mobilisation and integrating the newest Partner States. While addressing the EAC staff of the EAC Organs and Institutions from the EAC Headquarters in Arusha, Tanzania on Tuesday January 9th, 2024, the EAC Secretary General highlighted...

Global Economy Set for Weakest Half-Decade Performance in 30 Years

As the world nears the midpoint of what was intended to be a transformative decade for development,