Burundi – Marguerite Barankitse Profile

Marguerite "Maggie" Barankitse was born in 1957 in Ruyigi, East-Burundi, one of the poorest regions of the country. Of Tutsi heritage, she was a teacher at a local secondary school but was fired because of her protests…

Burundi First Lady evacuated to Kenya after contracting…

Denise Bucumi Nkurunziza, Burundi’s First Lady is currently admitted at The Aga Khan University Hospital, Nairobi after she reportedly contracted the novel Coronavirus. Sources indicate that Mrs. Nkurunziza, was airlifted to Kenya’s Capital from Bujumbura…