Emmanuel Niyonkuru becomes first serving government minister to be killed since political instability began in 2015.
by Griff Tapper
The Listening Post09 Oct 2016 15:25 GMT
How is Burundi's media crackdown adding to an already volatile situation that threatens another civil war?
Burundi21 Sep 2016 04:21 GMT
UN probe team draws up lists of suspects behind alleged human rights violations amounting to crimes against humanity.
Politics20 Aug 2016 04:41 GMT
Deserters feared repression over their ethnicity and perceived support of the opposition amid political unrest.
Burundi11 Aug 2016 09:35 GMT
Can children forced to fight be reintegrated back into their families and communities?
War & Conflict03 Aug 2016 18:18 GMT
Burundi insists its security forces are in control, while recent waves of violence leave more than 500 dead.
Burundi30 Jul 2016 21:30 GMT
Hundreds march in Bujumbura to protest against Security Council decision to send up to 228 police officers to Burundi.
Burundi30 Jul 2016 11:41 GMT
Security Council authorises deployment of a small contingent to monitor and report as the security situation worsens.
UpFront11 Jun 2016 11:02 GMT
Louise Mushikiwabo denies allegations that the government provided military training to Burundian refugees.
Human Rights10 Jun 2016 09:21 GMT
Denying that government is intolerant of criticism, Louise Mushikiwabo says Rwanda "has its own way of doing things".
Burundi04 Jun 2016 04:06 GMT
At least two people are shot and injured in protest over arrests of 11 schoolchildren for "insulting" Pierre Nkurunziza.
Inside Story21 May 2016 21:39 GMT
After a year of violence in Burundi, talks are under way in Tanzania to find a solution to the political crisis.
Politics16 May 2016 14:45 GMT
Rwanda claims the expulsions were part of crackdowns on those living illegally in the country.
War & Conflict26 Apr 2016 07:57 GMT
President Pierre Nkurunziza says killing of top general was shameful and that attackers will be hunted down.
Human Rights25 Apr 2016 21:14 GMT
UN estimate says at least 430 people killed in the past year after President Nkurinziza launched election campaign.
Africa25 Apr 2016 07:12 GMT
A photographic journey through a year of unrest, brutality and repression in a country in crisis.
by Solomon Dersso
by Deogratias Niyonkuru
by Ayesha Kajee
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