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Voices in Danger: Why has a popular Burundian Journalist been charged with complicity to murder ...

The Independent 03 Sep 2021
Dozens of Burundian civilians and media representatives took to the streets when authorities imprisoned popular journalist Bob Rugurika, Director of Radio Publique Africaine (RPA), a longstanding private radio station that focuses on human rights issues, after he reported on the murder of three elderly Italian nuns.

CPJ calls on Burundi government to let all news outlets operate without conditions

CPJ 08 Jul 2021
On June 16, Burundi’s media ... Among the other outlets banned in Burundi are the privately owned Radio Publique Africaine, director Bob Rugurika told CPJ via messaging app, and the privately owned Renaissance Radio and Television, director Innocent Muhozi told CPJ via messaging app.

Burundi: Entrenched Repression of Civil Society, Media

Human Rights Watch 26 May 2021
Ndayishimiye’s reform agenda appears designed to improve Burundi’s image and restore economic ties with the international community ... The charred remains of Radio Publique Africaine in Bujumbura, Burundi, which was attacked and vandalized in May 2015 following an attempted coup ... One radio director in Burundi said ... The government of Burundi should..

April 2015 – June 2020: A Chronology of Repression of Media and Civil Society in Burundi

Human Rights Watch 26 May 2021
RPA and Radio-Télévision Renaissance remain banned in Burundi ... Esdras Ndikumana, the Burundi correspondent for Radio France Internationale (RFI) and Agence France-Presse (AFP), is severely beaten by intelligence officials after attempting to take pictures of the vehicle in which ...

Burundi : Répression persistante de la société civile et des médias

Reliefweb 26 May 2021
... toujours une ingérence abusive dans les activités de la société civile et des médias au Burundi ainsi qu’une surveillance de leur travail, a constaté Human Rights Watch ... Le directeur d’une radio au Burundi a indiqué .

Rwandan military kills two rebels in foiled attack near Burundi border

Sina 24 May 2021
The assailants were intercepted by RDF ambush and two of them were immediately killed, said RDF, adding that it also captured several military equipment such as a submachine gun, seven magazines, a tortoise grenade, a radio antenna and two army uniforms belonging to Burundi National Defence Force.

Thousands flee fighting in DR Congo's South Kivu

Urdu Point 13 May 2021
The fighting broke out Wednesday in South Kivu province in the heights overlooking Lake Tanganyika near the border with Burundi, the sources said. The UN radio Okapi also reported violence "between two militias". Dozens of armed groups operate in the east of the vast central African country ... ....

Burundi: Govt Lifts Sanctions on Local Radio Station

All Africa 23 Feb 2021
The Burundi National Communication Council (CNC) on Monday lifted a ban on Bonesha radio after dialogue between CNC and media owners early this month ....

Merck Foundation CEO Celebrates the Winners of "Merck Foundation More Than a Mother" Africa Media Recognition Awards 2020 to Break Infertility Stigma

Yahoo Daily News 11 Jan 2021
RADIO CATEGORY WINNERS. ... * Linda Banda, Chanco Community Radio, MALAWI ... * Jean NepomusceneIrambona, Radio TV Buntu, BURUNDI ... * Remy Rukundo, Radio TV Buntu, BURUNDI ... * MagenderoBenigne, Radio TV Buntu, BURUNDI ... * Innocent Ndihokubwayo, Radio TV Buntu, BURUNDI ... * Paulette Mugisha, Radio TV Buntu, BURUNDI. * NZEYIMANA Emelyne, Radio TV Buntu, BURUNDI.

Merck Foundation announces award winners

Beijing News 11 Jan 2021
Remy Rukundo, Radio TV Buntu, BURUNDI MakanSoumaoro, ESPACE FORET, GUINEASECOND Position. MagenderoBenigne, Radio TV ... Paulette Mugisha, Radio TV Buntu, BURUNDI NZEYIMANA Emelyne, Radio TV Buntu, BURUNDIHere are the winners from Ghana in partnership with The First Lady of Ghana, H.E.

Burundi welcomes its removal from UN Security Council's agenda

Xinhua 08 Dec 2020
... Burundi from its political agenda ... "Burundi has received, with joy, the noble decision taken by the UN Security Council of withdrawing Burundi from its political agenda," government spokesman Prosper Ntahorwamiye said in a statement at the National Radio and Television of Burundi.

Burundi to reopen airspace on Nov. 8

Xinhua 03 Nov 2020
BUJUMBURA, Nov ... Prosper Ntahorwamiye, government spokesman, said in a statement read on state broadcaster Burundi National Radio and Television that Melchior Ndadaye International Airport will be reopened under strict observance of COVID-19 prevention measures ... Testing and hotel fees will be paid by the passengers ... Enditem.

Reparations Demand Expanding Among African People Worldwide

GlobalResearch 24 Sep 2020
Burundi and the Democratic Republic of Congo are issuing calls for damages rendered during European imperialist occupation joining efforts already underway across the continent and the Diaspora ... With specific reference to Burundi, a report on the actual political situation involving the government says..

Six killed in Burundi gun attack, weeks after similar incident

Yahoo Daily News 11 Sep 2020
killed six people including two kids studying in primary school II and V," Remy Cishahayo, army colonel and governor of Kayanza province, said on state-owned National Radio Television of Burundi ... Red Tabara, a rebel group fighting Burundi's government and based in the Democratic ...

It’s Time to Acknowledge Hutu Genocide and Rwandan Occupation of DRC

GlobalResearch 10 Sep 2020
Rwanda and the Propaganda System, 20 Years On.” I spoke to Ed Herman six years later for “Rwanda, Burundi and Wars ‘To Stop the Next Rwanda,’” a Project Censored broadcast on KPFA and other Pacifica Radio stations ... while trying to cross the country’s southern border into Burundi.