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Burundi Lifts Ban on BBC After Almost 3 Years

Beijing News 31 Mar 2022
Nairobi, Kenya - Burundi's media authority announced Wednesday that it would lift a nationwide ban on the British Broadcasting Corporation (BBC), nearly three years after the broadcaster was forced to stop operating in the East African country ... Voice of America was suspended alongside BBC Radio in May 2018.

Protection in Danger Monthly News Brief December 2021

Reliefweb 17 Jan 2022
Incidents of threats and violence in refugee and IDP settings. Africa. 01 December 2021 ... Sources., Actualité I, Actualité II, Congo Rassuré, Humangle, La Libre Afrique, La Prunelle, Africa Radio and SOS Médias Burundi. Sudan. 05 December 2021 ... Sources. Dabanga Sudan I and Dabanga Sudan II 06 December 2021 ... Sources ... .

Merck Foundation Announced 67 Winners of Merck Foundation Mask up with Care Media Awards 2021 ...

The Eastern Herald 13 Jan 2022
RADIO CATEGORY WINNERS. ... Prudence Chibale Siabana, Radio Phoenix, ZAMBIA ... Prince Kwame Tamakloe, Rainbow Radio Int and Zami Report, GHANA ... RADIO CATEGORY ... Ruth Kadide Keah, Radio Rahma, KENYA ... RADIO CATEGORY ... Jean-Bosco NTACONAYIGIZE, Radio TV Buntu, BURUNDI ... Remy Rukundo, RADIO TV BUNTU, BURUNDI ... Ndayishimiye Cyriaque, Radio TV BUNTU, BURUNDI.

Merck Foundation Announces 63 Winners of Merck Foundation Africa Media Recognition Awards 2021 in Partnership ...

The Eastern Herald 12 Jan 2022
RADIO CATEGORY WINNERS. ... Eva Hatontola Chanda, Radio Christian Voice, ZAMBIA. RADIO CATEGORY ... RADIO CATEGORY ... Ndayishimiye Cyriaque, Radio TV Buntu, BURUNDI ... Innocent Ndihokubwayo, Radio Tv Buntu, BURUNDI ... Jean Népomuscène Irambona, Radio-TV Buntu, BURUNDI ... Jean-Bosco NtaconayigizE, Radio TV Buntu, BURUNDI ... Maurice Tuninahazimana, Radio TV Buntu, BURUNDI.

Aid in Danger Bi-Monthly News Brief 01-14 December 2021

Reliefweb 10 Jan 2022
Incidents of threats and violence affecting aid workers and aid delivery. 01 December 2021 ... Sources ... Actualité II, Congo Rassuré, Humangle, La Libre Afrique, La Prunelle, Africa Radio, SOS Médias Burundi ... Actualité II, La Prunelle, Radio Moto, Radio Okapi, UNHCR and UN Secretary-General ... Humangle, La Prunelle and Radio Moto ... .

Violence targeting women in politics: trends in targets, types, and perpetrators of political violence

Reliefweb 08 Dec 2021
In Africa, on 28 March 2020, members of the Imbonerakure, the youth wing of the ruling National Council for the Defence of Democracy (CNDD-FDD) party, raped and beat up a woman member of the National Congress for Liberation (CNL) party, also assaulting her husband, in Kirambi, Burundi (Radio RPA, 30 March 2020).

Reality TV show promotes women’s rights in Tanzania

Anadolu Agency 21 Nov 2021
21 ... During the 21-day stint, the participants competed for the reward as well as farming and fishing tools ... The show, which has attracted 37 million viewers and radio listeners across Tanzania, Rwanda, Uganda, Burundi, and Kenya since its inception in 2011, has been praised for promoting women’s rights to land, Oxfam officials said ... .

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

The Independent 17 Nov 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.

Here are 10 of the wealthiest tycoons in Kenya who you most likely don’t know

Ghana Web 23 Oct 2021
His media company runs the Citizen TV channel and 14 FM radio stations, with a presence in six countries in East AfricaUganda, Tanzania, Rwanda, Burundi and Zambia — where it broadcasts by transmitter and over the Internet ... It plans to expand its operations to Burundi and South Sudan in the next two to three years.

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 ... ....

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