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.
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…
Three persons have been killed while 29 others have been injured in an overnight grenade attacks in Burundi, according to police officials.
Burundian opposition leader and former rebel chief Agathon Rwasa has said he fears for his life and has asked the government to speed up talks to end a crisis that began in 2015, when President Pierre Nkurunziza said he wanted a third term.…