News Burundi » Places: Uganda to defend CECAFA U-17 title in Bujumbura
Micholas Musonye, the secretary general of the Council for East and Central African Football Associations (CECAFA) confirmed that the championship will take place April 1-15 ... for the competition include Rwanda, Burundi, Uganda, Kenya, Tanzania, Zanzibar ...
News Burundi » Places: Report: Politically Motivated Killings, Arrests on Rise in Burundi
In December, Burundi's government proposed constitutional changes that would, among other things, allow Nkurunziza to stay in office beyond 2020. The referendum on the proposals takes place in May.
News Burundi » Places: Burundian refugees increasingly calling Ottawa home
Tuyishime, whose sister was already living in Ottawa and provided a place for the family to stay, knows they're among the lucky ones. She's fluent in two languages: French, the official language of Burundi, and English. Today she works as a ...
News Burundi » Places: Kenya Drop One Place in FIFA Rankings
Burundi and Tanzania. Zdravko Logarusic-led Sudan, who finished third in the Chan tourney earlier in the month, moved six places up to position 118 globally and 32nd on the continent. Tunusia, Senegal, DR Congo, Chan champions Morocco and Egypt complete ...
News Burundi » Places: World’s Young People Can Participate in Pre-Synodal Meeting in Rome Next Month
A pre-synodal meeting is going to take place in Rome from March 19-24 ... Stella Marilene Nishimwe, a young woman from Burundi; Filippo Passantino, a young Italian; and Greg Burke, Director of the Press Office. The purpose of the meeting, the Cardinal ...
News Burundi » Places: Youth look forward to sharing hopes, concerns in pre-synod meeting
A young Burundi woman living in Italy ... a September 2017 seminar on youth that took place in Rome; and the final document of the pre-synod meeting. The pre-synod gathering will be “very, very important for the synod,” Baldisseri said.
News Burundi » Places: A Welcome Place
Serwenda, who hails from Burundi, was a refugee in Tanzania between 1993 and 2008. He spoke of his experiences as a refugee in the US and the important role that libraries played in his resettlement. He said the library was the first place he went to when ...
News Burundi » Places: Editorial: Monday mix on refugee family; black activist; young readers
Their parents and three younger siblings left Burundi on Wednesday and landed the next day at ... and the security vetting that has gone into place.” Northampton has embraced the Ngoys and other refugees, with volunteers forming “circle of care ...
News Burundi » Places: East Africa’s Albertine Rift needs protection now, scientists say
WCS, in concert with local NGOs and the governments of Burundi, the Democratic Republic of Congo ... which struggles with chart-topping population densities — in some places as high as 1,000 people per square kilometer (2,564 people per square mile).
News Burundi » Places: Burundi: The world's unhappiest place
Hundreds of migrants return to a transit camp in northern Greece after Macedonian authorities blocked their attempt to cross the border.