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Export of Brarudi products resumes in Rumonge port

01-17-2020 After six months of suspension of the export of drinks produced by the Burundian Brewing Company (Brarudi) to DRC, it has resumed in Rumonge port. Burundian and Congolese traders are satisfied but local consumers complain about the scarcity and increase in cost of some drinks. Trucks (...)   0
Human Right
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Another Burundian journalist detained

01-17-2020 Blaise-Pascal Kararumiye, correspondent of Radio Isanganiro in Karusi province has just spent his first night in the police dungeon of Karusi province. He was taken to the dungeon after being heard by the prosecutor on his story on the management of the funds granted to “Sangwe” (...)   0
Politics
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Towards suspension of health assistance card?

01-17-2020 During the analysis and approval of two draft bills on childhood and health care as well as services at the National Assembly this January 15, MPs have raised concerns over the importance of using health assistance cards-CAM. MP Claude Kwizera wondered how the government agrees to (...)   0
Human Right
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European parliament demands release of four detained Burundian journalists

01-17-2020 European parliamentarians adopted on 16 January a resolution condemning the continued deterioration of human rights situation in the lead-up to the upcoming elections. According to them, the victims of those abuses are mainly political opponents and people who are considered to be opponents. The European Parliament (...)   0
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REACTIONS: “International support for press freedom in Burundi is real”

01-16-2020 The European Parliament today adopted a resolution condemning the continuing deterioration of the human rights situation in Burundi in the run-up to the May 2020 elections. Parliamentarians have called for the release of Iwacu journalists. Tom Gibson of the Committee to Protect Journalists (CPJ) welcomes the (...)   0
Environment
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Security Minister says flood victims must protect themselves

01-16-2020 Alain Guillaume Bunyoni, Minister of Public Security and Disaster Management, says victims of floods in Bujumbura city are victims of uncontrolled constructions. “The best solution is to leave the localities. They know how they arrived there and they must do so to leave the places,” he (...)   0

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Those who doubt Nkurunziza’s legitimacy “are out of their minds” facilitator of dialogue says

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A poignant call by the spouse of the journalist Jean Bigirimana to the kidnappers

28-07-2016 |   Comments Off on A poignant call by the spouse of the journalist Jean Bigirimana to the kidnappers

The African Union at the Cause of the decline of Burundi Invitation to Kigali

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REACTIONS: “International support for press freedom in Burundi is real”

The European Parliament today adopted a resolution condemning the continuing deterioration of the human rights situation in Burundi in the run-up (...)
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Environment

Security Minister says flood victims must protect themselves

Alain Guillaume Bunyoni, Minister of Public Security and Disaster Management, says victims of floods in Bujumbura city are victims of uncontrolled (...)
01-16-2020 |   0

Health

Over 50% of Burundian children under five to be suffering from chronic malnutrition

“54.2% of children under the age of five suffer from chronic malnutrition,” said Thaddée Ndikumana, Burundi Minister of Health while presenting (...)
01-16-2020 |   0

Education

Two teachers’ unions appreciate CNIDH intervention over their concerns

On behalf of two teachers’ union namely the General Union of Teaching Staff in Burundi -SEPEDUC and the Union of Professional (...)
01-15-2020 |   0

Politics

Parliamentarians disagree over responsibility for crimes committed in Burundi

“At least 140,000 Burundians were killed and others went missing in crises that Burundi experienced from 1885 to 2008,” said Pierre (...)
01-15-2020 |   0

Human Right

Rights Commission to investigate teachers’ concerns

The National Independent Commission for Human Rights-CNIDH has set up a commission of five people including three commissioners and two officials (...)
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