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AFCON: Etebo’s ex-Stoke teammate boasts Burundi is ready for Eagles

AFCON: Etebo’s ex-Stoke teammate boasts Burundi is ready for Eagles

Sport June 14, 2019 at 3:52 pm 0 comments

Oghenekaro Etebo’s former Stoke City teammate Saido Berahino boasts Burundi is ready for Super Eagles of Nigeria ahead of the 2019 Africa Cup of Nations Group B opener.
The 25-year-old striker banned from driving for 30 months and fined £75,000 for being

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Burundi Opposition Leader Zedi Feruzi Assassinated

Burundi Opposition Leader Zedi Feruzi Assassinated

Foreign May 23, 2015 at 11:44 pm 0 comments

The leader of Burundi opposition party, Union for Peace and Democracy (UPD) Zedi Feruzi, has been reportedly assassinated.
Feruzi was assassinated along with his body guard late on Saturday while he was on his way home in the district of Ngagara, located in the center of the capital Bujumbura, an AFP reporter

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The Needless Crisis In Burundi By Olalekan Adigun

The Needless Crisis In Burundi By Olalekan Adigun

Opinions May 15, 2015 at 5:07 pm 0 comments

Ever since Pierre Nkurunziza, President of Burundi, declared his intention to run for a third five-year term, things have taken a different shape in the East African Country. Orders are no longer Order. Things appear to be falling apart.
The recent military coup(or rumoured coup on 13 May, 2015) is

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Bloodless Coup: Maj Gen Godefroid Niyombareh Takes Over Power From Burundi President Seeking Third Term

Bloodless Coup: Maj Gen Godefroid Niyombareh Takes Over Power From Burundi President Seeking Third Term

Foreign, News May 13, 2015 at 2:19 pm 0 comments

Burundi Army Major General Godefroid Niyombareh says senior officers are “dismissing” President Pierre Nkurunziza, amid unrest over his bid to be re-elected to a third term.
Maj Gen Godefroid Niyombareh announced that a national salvation committee had been set up to run the country.
“President Pierre Nkurunziza is removed from office,

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