Constitutional changes would have allowed him to stay in office until 2034, but he said in 2018 that he would not stand for re-election again.
Burundi's National Security Council decided in late September to suspend for three months the activities of all foreign aid agencies until they abide by...
At the beginning of June this year, the 54-year-old Nkurunziza announced that he would not stand for another term in office in 2020.
Opposition parties were allowed to rally for the first time since the start of the political crisis in 2015
Critics accuse Nkurunziza of trying to stay in power for life
Critics decry a cult of personality that has developed around Nkurunziza, who has been in power since 2005.
All this contributes to the athleticism of the Burundians.
Former Tanzanian president Benjamin Mkapa has failed to get peace talks off the ground since he was appointed in March to mediate the crisis, which erupted...
The European Council of EU member states said the sanctions targeted four individuals
France requested a vote on a draft resolution presented two weeks ago to send up to 228 UN police to the capital Bujumbura and throughout Burundi for an...
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