Burundi Environment Minister Shot Dead, Ending Months of Peace in the Nation - Sputnik International

The Water, Environment and Planning Minister of Burundi has been shot dead by an unknown assailant, becoming the nation's first serving government official to be killed as a result of the political crisis that began in 2015. This file photo taken on ...

Burundi: Environment Minister Shot Dead in Capital - AllAfrica.com

Police have arrested a woman in connection to the assassination of a government minister, authorities said. Burundi has witnessed a period of political violence that has left 500 people dead and 300,000 others displaced. Minutes after midnight local ...

Burundi's environment minister assassinated - The Nation Newspaper

An unknown gunman has killed environment minister Emmanuel Niyonkuru in the conflict-ridden East African nation of Burundi, a police spokesman said on Sunday. The minister was shot dead with a pistol in the early hours of Sunday in the streets of the ...

Minister assasinated seconds after ushering in the New Year's - TUKO.CO.KE

A minister in Burundi was shot dead on January, 1, 2017 in the country's capital city Bujumbura. Minister assasinated seconds after ushering in the New Year's. READ ALSO: Raila's message after Matiang'i released the shocking KCSE results. Emmanuel ...

Burundi minister shot dead in capital: police - Reuters

NAIROBI A gunman killed Burundi's environment and water minister early on Sunday, police said, the first senior government figure to be murdered in nearly two years of political violence. Emmanuel Niyonkuru, 54, was attacked as he traveled home in the ...

Burundi Says Will Pull 5500 Troops From Somalia Over Money - Midnimo Information Center

Burundi's President Pierre Nkurunziza talks to the media during a joint press conference with European Union Commission President Jose Manuel Barroso, unseen, at the end of their meeting at the EU Commission headquarters in Brussels, 5 December ...

Burundi's Nkurunziza mulls fourth term in 2020 - RFI

media Nkurunziza's election in 2005 by parliamentarians was one of the final steps of the country's peace process. Photo: Marco Longari. Burundi's President Pierre Nkurunziza suggested on Friday that he may stand for re-election in 2020 if Burundians ...