Burundi president pledges to work with youth to grow economy

Nairobi, Dec. 8 -- Burundi President Evariste Ndayishimiye has promised to work with the youth and front them in key positions in efforts to improve the country's economic status. While addressing th... Read More

Burundi says it will not allow importation of GMO products

Nairobi, Nov. 25 -- The Burundi government has indicated that it will not allow the importation of genetically modified organisms (GMOs) into the country despite some East African Community member sta... Read More

EAC MPs tell off EU counterparts, back oil pipeline project

Nairobi, Nov. 8 -- Members of the East African Legislative Assembly (EALA) have told off their European Union counterparts and urged Uganda to implement East African Crude Oil Pipeline Project (EACOP)... Read More

Uhuru Kenyatta arrives in Burundi for talks on DR Congo crisis

Nairobi, Nov. 4 -- Former Kenyan president Uhuru Kenyatta has Friday arrived in Burundi capital Bujumbura to meet President Evariste Ndayishimiye, the chairman of East African Community Heads of State... Read More

EAC defence chiefs to meet over conflict in eastern DR Congo

Nairobi, Nov. 2 -- The Kenya Defence Forces has released a statement indicating that Kenyan troops will be deployed to the Democratic republic of Congo (DRC) following a decision endorsed and adopted ... Read More

Burundi condemns 'misuse of sacred drums' at Nyege Nyege Festival

Nairobi, Sept. 19 -- Burundi has condemned what it terms 'misuse of the country's traditional and sacred drum' at the Nyege Nyege festival that was held last week in Itanda falls, Uganda. In a tweet,... Read More