The president of Burundi Pierre Nkurunziza is bidding to rule his country until 2034 by launching a referendum campaign.
The International Criminal Court at The Hague will be launching a probe into all crimes committed against citizens after securing the mandate to do so.
An explosion at a basic school close to Tanzania’s border with Burundi has left at least six school kids dead, in Kihinga village.
Burundi is no longer a member of the International Criminal Court (ICC) after informing the United Nations a year ago of its decision to leave the court.
The Democratic Republic of Congo said Sunday that it had opened an inquiry after soldiers fired on Burundian refugees in the eastern South Kivu province, killing dozens.
Several gunmen forcibly entered the Burundi office of the United Nations high commissioner for human rights, an official said Wednesday.
Crimes against humanity are being committed in Burundi, according to a United Nations commission of inquiry. Killings, torture, sexual violence, degrading treatment, enforced disappearances and arbitrary arrests have been taking place since…
Burundians continue to flee their country due to ongoing threats and abuses despite their government's insistence that many are returning, according to a report published on Thursday.
Seven Burundian peacekeepers serving with the African Union have been killed in an ambush in Somalia by al-Shabab.
Three persons have been killed while 29 others have been injured in an overnight grenade attacks in Burundi, according to police officials.