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Burundi's Lumitel ready to roll with 4G nationally - ITWeb Africa
Burundi's Lumitel ready to roll with 4G nationally  ITWeb Africa

Having launched its 4G *service* in 2016 in a limited number of regions, Burundi's dominant telco has announced it is ready for national rollout.


Thu, 08 Mar 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Burundi government reviewed five files in Cabinet this week: foreign NGOs suspension reasons and more. - RegionWeek
Burundi government reviewed five files in Cabinet this week: foreign NGOs suspension reasons and more.  RegionWeek

The members of the Government of Burundi, in cabinet meeting of Wednesday, October 3, were informed on several issues, including the one presented by the ...


Fri, 05 Oct 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Number of mobile phone users in Burundi rose 13 percent in 2013 | East & Horn Africa - The Africa Report
Number of mobile phone users in Burundi rose 13 percent in 2013 | East & Horn Africa  The Africa Report

The number of mobile phone users in Burundi rose 13 percent in 2013 from the year before as most operators expanded their infrastructure networks, the ...


Wed, 21 May 2014 07:00:00 GMT

Champs Gor bundled out of Sportpesa Cup - The Standard
Champs Gor bundled out of Sportpesa Cup  The Standard

Gor Mahia's Samuel Onyango (right) tussles for ball possession with Mbao's Hamimu Abdukarim during the Sportpesa Cup quarter-finals yesterday. [Courtesy].


Wed, 23 Jan 2019 21:00:00 GMT
Egypt wins right to clean up another avoidable Africa Cup of Nations mess - The Guardian
Egypt wins right to clean up another avoidable Africa Cup of Nations mess  The Guardian

Football-mad fans and the presence of Mohamed Salah can revive a flagging tournament but for the fourth time in a row the original hosts have had to be hastily ...


Tue, 08 Jan 2019 08:00:00 GMT
Sneha in semis: Kenyan girl shakes off Burundi's Kitambala to reach the last four in Nairobi Junior Open - The Star, Kenya
Sneha in semis: Kenyan girl shakes off Burundi's Kitambala to reach the last four in Nairobi Junior Open  The Star, Kenya

Sneha Kotecha eased into the semi finals of the ongoing International Tennis Federation (ITF) Nairobi Junior Open tournament after edging out Hoziane ...


Fri, 06 Jul 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Viettel Burundi (Lumitel) switches on 4G network in six provinces - TeleGeography
Viettel Burundi (Lumitel) switches on 4G network in six provinces  TeleGeography

Burundi. Viettel Burundi, backed by Vietnamese military-backed telecoms group Viettel and offering services under the brand name Lumitel, has launched the ...


Mon, 29 Feb 2016 08:00:00 GMT
Niche recruitment site Tempo plans expansion - AIM Group
Niche recruitment site Tempo plans expansion  AIM Group

British job site Tempo (heytempo.com) is in the process of expanding its artificial-intelligence driven niche recruitment model. The company specializes in ...


Tue, 05 Jun 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Sluggish Cognitive Tempo May Predict Methylphenidate Nonresponse in Children With ADHD - Psychiatry Advisor
Sluggish Cognitive Tempo May Predict Methylphenidate Nonresponse in Children With ADHD  Psychiatry Advisor

If replicated, the novel findings in this study may have important implications for assessing sluggish cognitive tempo in ADHD.


Tue, 03 Apr 2018 07:00:00 GMT
A nonconjugated radical polymer glass with high electrical conductivity - Science Magazine
A nonconjugated radical polymer glass with high electrical conductivity  Science Magazine

Conducting polymers usually contain backbones with multiple bonds. After chemical doping to remove some of the electrons, charge carriers can move freely.


Fri, 23 Mar 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Shabaab targets Somali, African Union troops in southern Somalia - Long War Journal
Shabaab targets Somali, African Union troops in southern Somalia  Long War Journal

Over the past few days, Shabaab, al Qaeda's branch in Somalia and East Africa, has claimed several attacks on Somali and African Union troops across ...


Sun, 04 Mar 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Conservation efforts gain tempo after years of poaching - The Citizen
Conservation efforts gain tempo after years of poaching  The Citizen

All six rhino species remaining on the planet, three from Asia—Sumatran rhino (Dicerorhinus sumatrensis), the Javan rhino (Rhinoceros sondaicus) and the ...


Sun, 23 Sep 2018 07:00:00 GMT
EWB and U-Com (leo) complete merger in Burundi - TeleGeography
EWB and U-Com (leo) complete merger in Burundi  TeleGeography

Burundi. Econet Wireless Burundi (EWB) and U-Com (leo) have completed a merger under which EWB has absorbed the formerly Vimpelcom-owned unit into its ...


Thu, 09 Jul 2015 07:00:00 GMT
After AMISOM: What will it take to secure Somalia? - African Arguments
After AMISOM: What will it take to secure Somalia?  African Arguments

Once again, Somalia's government and its international partners are trying to implement a transition. This time, the goal is to transfer responsibility for the ...


Thu, 11 Oct 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Transformation of alcohols to esters promoted by hydrogen bonds using oxygen as the oxidant under metal-free conditions - Science Advances
Transformation of alcohols to esters promoted by hydrogen bonds using oxygen as the oxidant under metal-free conditions  Science Advances

One-pot oxidative transformation of alcohols into esters is very attractive, but metal-based catalysts are used in the reported routes. We discovered that the basic ...


Fri, 05 Oct 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Safeguarding Healthcare Monthly News Brief - Attacks on healthcare, October 2018 - World - ReliefWeb
Safeguarding Healthcare Monthly News Brief - Attacks on healthcare, October 2018 - World  ReliefWeb

English Analysis on World and 18 other countries about Health and Safety and Security; published on 31 Oct 2018 by Insecurity Insight.


Wed, 31 Oct 2018 07:00:00 GMT
College basketball rankings: All 353 teams in 2018-19 - Sports Illustrated
College basketball rankings: All 353 teams in 2018-19  Sports Illustrated

From the blue bloods all the way down to those fighting to stay out of conference cellars, this is SI's preseason ranking of every team in college hoops.


Wed, 31 Oct 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Job apps flourish in London recruitment - AIM Group
Job apps flourish in London recruitment  AIM Group

Job apps are springing up to profit from London's thriving employment scene. Mobile-only startups Inploi and Tempo offer candidates instant connections with ...


Thu, 24 May 2018 07:00:00 GMT
SpaceX Has Successful Launch As It Ramps Up Operational Tempo - Wall Street Journal
SpaceX Has Successful Launch As It Ramps Up Operational Tempo  Wall Street Journal

Space Exploration Technologies blasted 10 commercial satellites into orbit, completing the first of a pair of consecutive launches slated from opposite coasts in ...


Mon, 09 Oct 2017 07:00:00 GMT
Burundi: Clarification Statement From Africell Holding - PR Newswire
Burundi: Clarification Statement From Africell Holding  PR Newswire

Press Release - Africell Holding would like to clarify that Tempo Africell Burundi is not its subsidiary and that it has no affiliation or connection of any kind with ...


Sat, 28 Mar 2015 07:00:00 GMT
A radical advance for conducting polymers - Science Magazine
A radical advance for conducting polymers  Science Magazine

Organic radical polymers have unusual electronic properties, with potential applications in batteries, electronics, and memory storage (1–3). The first ...


Fri, 23 Mar 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Increasingly bold Islamic State attacks indicate aspiration to exploit civil-state tensions and seize control of Iraq's energy installations - IHS Jane's 360
Increasingly bold Islamic State attacks indicate aspiration to exploit civil-state tensions and seize control of Iraq's energy installations  IHS Jane's 360

Key Points IHS Markit recorded an 83.3% increase in the average daily rate of attacks against energy sector targets (from 0.18 attacks per day to 0.33) since 1 ...


Fri, 26 Oct 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Burundi's Freewheeling Nights - New York Times
Burundi's Freewheeling Nights  New York Times

Congolese, Rwandans and aid workers from across the region are flocking to the nightclubs of postwar Burundi, in Africa.


Thu, 29 Apr 2010 07:00:00 GMT
SpaceX Seeks Ambitious Launch Tempo Surpassing Current Rivals - Wall Street Journal
SpaceX Seeks Ambitious Launch Tempo Surpassing Current Rivals  Wall Street Journal

Elon Musk's SpaceX aims for one rocket launch roughly every two weeks on average through the end of 2018, exceeding the schedule of any other space ...


Thu, 05 Oct 2017 07:00:00 GMT
Top 5 African songs on YouTube - Music In Africa
Top 5 African songs on YouTube  Music In Africa

African artists never disappoint when it comes to making songs that could make you break a sweat in your dorm room, in your car, on the street and in the club.


Tue, 15 May 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Official Website of the Tigers - HULL CITY TIGERS
Official Website of the Tigers  HULL CITY TIGERS

Nigel Adkins is expecting both sides to come out of the starting blocks quickly when Hull City face Sheffield United at Bramall Lane on Saturday. United will be ...


Fri, 05 Oct 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Combined strikes against ISIS up nearly 150 percent. Here's why. - Military Times
Combined strikes against ISIS up nearly 150 percent. Here's why.  Military Times

The Operation Inherent Resolve mission to defeat the Islamic State has picked up the tempo this month.


Fri, 25 May 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Survey: High operational tempo still affecting military families - Military Times
Survey: High operational tempo still affecting military families  Military Times

The high operational tempo continues to tear at the fabric of many military families' lives despite the drawdowns from Iraq and Afghanistan, according to a new ...


Wed, 07 Dec 2016 08:00:00 GMT
Tolvaptan Offers Sustained Slowing of Renal Function Decline in ADPKD - Renal and Urology News
Tolvaptan Offers Sustained Slowing of Renal Function Decline in ADPKD  Renal and Urology News

TEMPO 4:4 provided an additional 2 years of data on the long-term safety and efficacy of tolvaptan on total kidney volume and kidney function in ADPKD ...


Wed, 12 Apr 2017 07:00:00 GMT
Dolphins Reset, Patriots Regroup, NFL Recharges in June - Sports Illustrated
Dolphins Reset, Patriots Regroup, NFL Recharges in June  Sports Illustrated

June means stock-taking in pro football, so in our newest incarnation of the Monday column, Albert Breer tackles the top issues—especially what's cooking in ...


Mon, 04 Jun 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Air Force B-1B bombers to resume flights following ejection seat complaint - AirForceTimes.com
Air Force B-1B bombers to resume flights following ejection seat complaint  AirForceTimes.com

Air Force Global Strike Command will resume B-1B Lancer flights this week, following a safety stand-down that began June 7.


Tue, 19 Jun 2018 07:00:00 GMT
China shows off long-range bombers in air force drill - DefenseNews.com
China shows off long-range bombers in air force drill  DefenseNews.com

Video shows bombers belonging to the 36th Bomber Division of the People's Liberation Army Air Force were involved in the exercise.


Thu, 29 Mar 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Dasotraline Treatment Effective for ADHD-Related Symptoms and Behaviors in Children - Psychiatry Advisor
Dasotraline Treatment Effective for ADHD-Related Symptoms and Behaviors in Children  Psychiatry Advisor

In pediatric patients with ADHD, treatment with dasotraline 4 mg/day was effective in treating a range of ADHD-related symptoms and behaviors.


Sun, 06 May 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Guard 'invaluable' on border: Troops' presence, capabilities support Border Patrol's mission - Military Times
Guard 'invaluable' on border: Troops' presence, capabilities support Border Patrol's mission  Military Times

When President Bush ordered up to 6000 National Guard troops to the southwest border, Pfc. Mike Baldwin was quick to volunteer.


Wed, 04 Apr 2018 07:00:00 GMT
A radical approach to the copper oxidative addition problem: Trifluoromethylation of bromoarenes - Science Magazine
A radical approach to the copper oxidative addition problem: Trifluoromethylation of bromoarenes  Science Magazine

Insertion of palladium into an aryl halide bond is the first step in numerous variants of cross-coupling chemistry used to make carbon-carbon bonds. Copper is an ...


Fri, 01 Jun 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Tolvaptan Cleared in US for ADPKD in Adults - Renal and Urology News
Tolvaptan Cleared in US for ADPKD in Adults  Renal and Urology News

Tolvaptan has received FDA marketing clearance as a treatment for rapidly progressing autosomal dominant polycystic kidney disease (ADPKD) in adults.


Thu, 26 Apr 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Air National Guard director talks recruiting, operations tempo, deployments and more - AirForceTimes.com
Air National Guard director talks recruiting, operations tempo, deployments and more  AirForceTimes.com

The Air National Guard, like the active-duty force, will be looking for mid-career civilians to fill certain jobs.


Sat, 06 Aug 2016 07:00:00 GMT
Eminem Teases Sinister Track For ‘Venom’ Soundtrack - uDiscover Music
Eminem Teases Sinister Track For ‘Venom’ Soundtrack  uDiscover Music

Eminem shared a teaser for a new track on his socials, which appears to be for the soundtrack of the forthcoming Marvel film Venom.


Fri, 31 Aug 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Road round-up: Chelimo takes US 5km title in New York, course records fall in Hangzhou, Porto and Nice - International Association of Athletics Federations
Road round-up: Chelimo takes US 5km title in New York, course records fall in Hangzhou, Porto and Nice  International Association of Athletics Federations

Olympic 5000m silver medallist Paul Chelimo broke the course record and Emily Sisson picked up her first win at the USATF 5K Championships, hosted by the ...


Sat, 03 Nov 2018 07:00:00 GMT
FEATURE: A look at the European players who are declaring to play for African teams ahead of AFCON - KingFut
FEATURE: A look at the European players who are declaring to play for African teams ahead of AFCON  KingFut

With the 2019 Africa Cup of Nations fast approaching, many European born players from the African diaspora are switching allegiances to represent the ...


Sun, 25 Nov 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Boring, Brilliant or Both? Virginia Vies to Weather the Madness With a Deadly Defense - Sports Illustrated
Boring, Brilliant or Both? Virginia Vies to Weather the Madness With a Deadly Defense  Sports Illustrated

If defense wins championships, what's in store for the most dominant defense of the advanced stats era?


Wed, 07 Mar 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Op Tempo, Sustainment Flaws Hit Russian Air Force - DefenseNews.com
Op Tempo, Sustainment Flaws Hit Russian Air Force  DefenseNews.com

As the Kremlin continues to assert its air power in a bid to intimidate NATO allies in Europe and North America, its mostly Soviet-built aircraft are being pushed to ...


Sun, 12 Jul 2015 07:00:00 GMT
Uganda - South Sudan Preview: Must win clash for Cecafa champions - Yahoo Sports
Uganda - South Sudan Preview: Must win clash for Cecafa champions  Yahoo Sports

The defending champions failed to get maximum points in their first match against Burundi, settling for a barren draw; it was a different story for the South Sudan ...


Thu, 07 Dec 2017 08:00:00 GMT
Ethiopia: Keeping GERD Funding Tempo - Action Speaking Louder - AllAfrica.com
Ethiopia: Keeping GERD Funding Tempo - Action Speaking Louder  AllAfrica.com

The construction of the Grand Ethiopian Renaissance Dam (GERD) has seen 60 percent completion. The government as well as Ethiopians at home and abroad ...


Fri, 22 Sep 2017 07:00:00 GMT
EDITORIAL COMMENT: Ball in Kirsty Coventry’s court - The Herald
EDITORIAL COMMENT: Ball in Kirsty Coventry’s court  The Herald

PRESIDENT Mnangagwa's decision to appoint the country's most decorated Olympian, Kirsty Coventry, as the new Youth, Sport, Arts and Recreation Minister ...


Sat, 22 Sep 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Power Rankings: Opportunities and Obstacles for Each Team Heading into the NCAA Tournament - Sports Illustrated
Power Rankings: Opportunities and Obstacles for Each Team Heading into the NCAA Tournament  Sports Illustrated

Pros and cons for the top 25 teams in our Power Rankings and how those strengths and weaknesses could impact how each squad fares in the NCAA ...


Wed, 07 Mar 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Messenger Community News names its top 20 emerging SA athletes to watch in 2018 - The Advertiser
Messenger Community News names its top 20 emerging SA athletes to watch in 2018  The Advertiser

THEY compete on two wheels, basketball, netball, volleyball and tennis courts, soccer pitches, football fields, the pool, the track, the diamond, the fairway, the ...


Wed, 17 Jan 2018 08:00:00 GMT
High ops tempo is hot topic at Airlift/Tanker Association convention - AirForceTimes.com
High ops tempo is hot topic at Airlift/Tanker Association convention  AirForceTimes.com

Mobility airmen's nonstop operations tempo will be a major topic of discussion at this week's Airlift/Tanker Association's 2015 convention, which runs from Oct. 29 ...


Wed, 28 Oct 2015 07:00:00 GMT
Analysis | A Navy SEAL was killed in Somalia. Here's what you need to know about U.S. operations there. - The Washington Post
Analysis | A Navy SEAL was killed in Somalia. Here's what you need to know about U.S. operations there.  The Washington Post

On May 4, a U.S. Navy SEAL was killed and at least two others wounded in a raid against al-Shabab militants in Somalia. The U.S. Africa Command (AFRICOM) ...


Mon, 08 May 2017 07:00:00 GMT
Who wants a male pill? - The Guardian
Who wants a male pill?  The Guardian

For years, we've been told a male contraceptive pill is just around the corner. But, as Tim Lewis discovers, a streak of old-school chauvinism means it has never ...


Sat, 01 Feb 2014 08:00:00 GMT
No letup in ops tempo for mobility arimen - AirForceTimes.com
No letup in ops tempo for mobility arimen  AirForceTimes.com

Mobility airmen won't be getting more time home any time soon, said the vice commander of Air Mobility Command.


Fri, 11 Sep 2015 07:00:00 GMT
The key to efficient offense? Not tempo - SI.com
The key to efficient offense? Not tempo  SI.com

Dallas Cowboys show key to efficient offense is not tempo The Cowboys were one of the NFL's most efficient offenses in 2013 despite running the fewest plays.


Mon, 16 Jun 2014 07:00:00 GMT
Cry Havoc! Why the West Needs to Let Slip the Dogs of War in Africa - Geopoliticalmonitor.com
Cry Havoc! Why the West Needs to Let Slip the Dogs of War in Africa  Geopoliticalmonitor.com

Could mercenaries help to unwind the growing nexus of terrorism and criminality in Africa?


Mon, 06 Aug 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Burundi’s Lumitel hits one million subscriber milestone in first four months of operation - PC Tech Magazine
Burundi’s Lumitel hits one million subscriber milestone in first four months of operation  PC Tech Magazine

Viettel which launched 2G and 3G mobile venture in Burundi in May this year under the brand name Lumitel, has hit the one million subscriber landmark in its ...


Wed, 19 Aug 2015 07:00:00 GMT
Hong Kong U20 Team handed heavy loss by Namibia - asiarugby.com
Hong Kong U20 Team handed heavy loss by Namibia  asiarugby.com

Hong Kong U20 rugby team lost 84-10 to Namibia at the World Rugby U20 Trophy last night in Bucharest, Romania. Asia Rugby.


Sun, 02 Sep 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Navy Department seeks renewal of extended deployment pay - NavyTimes.com
Navy Department seeks renewal of extended deployment pay  NavyTimes.com

The Navy's authority to give sailors higher pay for extended deployments is set to run out in two months, but officials say they have asked for the authority for it to ...


Mon, 18 Jul 2016 07:00:00 GMT
Abdi and Diane: Fastest Couple at the Boston Marathon? - Runner's World
Abdi and Diane: Fastest Couple at the Boston Marathon?  Runner's World

When asked about their relationship as two world-class distance runners, Abdi Abdirahman and Diane Nukuri simultaneously rolled their eyes. “Please don't ...


Thu, 13 Apr 2017 07:00:00 GMT
Mass Spec Pushes Proteomics' Tempo - Genetic Engineering News
Mass Spec Pushes Proteomics' Tempo  Genetic Engineering News

With shorter run times and automated analyses, mass spectrometry may accelerate proteomics the way next-gen sequencing has accelerated genomics.


Fri, 15 Nov 2013 08:00:00 GMT
Metal-catalyzed electrochemical diazidation of alkenes - Science Magazine
Metal-catalyzed electrochemical diazidation of alkenes  Science Magazine

Adjacent carbon-nitrogen bonds often appear in chemical compounds of pharmaceutical interest. Fu et al. developed a versatile method to form these bonds by ...


Fri, 11 Aug 2017 07:00:00 GMT
Missile defense ships face arms race, high op tempo - NavyTimes.com
Missile defense ships face arms race, high op tempo  NavyTimes.com

As potential adversaries develop ballistic missiles, demands are high for the Navy's BMD-capable ships and land sites.


Sat, 31 Jan 2015 08:00:00 GMT
UN extends African peace mission in Somalia - Manila Bulletin
UN extends African peace mission in Somalia  Manila Bulletin

A UN-backed peacekeeping mission in Somalia, which faces attacks by an Al-Qaeda affiliate, received unanimous Security Council backing Tuesday until July ...


Wed, 16 May 2018 07:00:00 GMT
East Africa: Burundi Must Not Slide Back Into Civil War - AllAfrica.com
East Africa: Burundi Must Not Slide Back Into Civil War  AllAfrica.com

Editorial - Ever since last year's general election, Burundi continues to experience intermittent threats to political stability and security. This should be a major ...


Sun, 14 Aug 2011 07:00:00 GMT
Malala shocked as crying Burundian girls recall rape fleeing war - Arab News
Malala shocked as crying Burundian girls recall rape fleeing war  Arab News

MAHAMA, Rwanda: More than a dozen schoolgirls broke down in tears as one told Malala Yousafzai about the rapes they experienced and witnessed while ...


Fri, 15 Jul 2016 07:00:00 GMT
MUSIC: DJ Preddy Ft. Slimcase – Burundi Tashi - 360Nobs.com
MUSIC: DJ Preddy Ft. Slimcase – Burundi Tashi  360Nobs.com

Sexy DJ Preddy returns with brand new party starter jam, dubbed 'Burundi Tashi'. 'Burundi Tashi' featuring Slimcase is the female disc jockey's follow-up single ...


Fri, 25 Aug 2017 07:00:00 GMT
Boost Mobile Adds $70 ZTE Tempo Smartphone to Its Lineup - eWeek
Boost Mobile Adds $70 ZTE Tempo Smartphone to Its Lineup  eWeek

The ZTE Tempo budget prepaid Android phone includes a 4.5-inch touch-screen display, a quad-core CPU and a 5MP rear camera.


Fri, 28 Oct 2016 07:00:00 GMT
Echo and the Bunnymen – 10 of the best - The Guardian
Echo and the Bunnymen – 10 of the best  The Guardian

The greatest song ever written – even singer Ian McCulloch says it himself – and nine more from Liverpool's indie titans.


Wed, 05 Jul 2017 07:00:00 GMT
Simba SC 4-0 AFC Leopards: Ingwe suffer shameful defeat - Goal.com
Simba SC 4-0 AFC Leopards: Ingwe suffer shameful defeat  Goal.com

AFC Leopards suffered a heavy defeat against Simba SC in a friendly battle played on Monday at the National Stadium.


Mon, 08 Aug 2016 07:00:00 GMT
Def Leppard’s Joe Elliott Reflects on ‘Hysteria’: ‘It Had to Be Sexy’ - RollingStone.com
Def Leppard’s Joe Elliott Reflects on ‘Hysteria’: ‘It Had to Be Sexy’  RollingStone.com

The story of Def Leppard's Hysteria – the monolithic pop-metal record that defined the latter part of the Eighties – reads like Homeric odyssey. The four-year gap ...


Wed, 02 Aug 2017 07:00:00 GMT
Six Stories That Will Shape Sub-Saharan Africa in 2017 - Newsweek
Six Stories That Will Shape Sub-Saharan Africa in 2017  Newsweek

Like much of the world, 2016 has been a struggle for sub-Saharan Africa. The region recorded its slowest overall growth in more than two decades, as low ...


Mon, 02 Jan 2017 08:00:00 GMT
Dopamine oxidation mediates mitochondrial and lysosomal dysfunction in Parkinson's disease - Science Magazine
Dopamine oxidation mediates mitochondrial and lysosomal dysfunction in Parkinson's disease  Science Magazine

Human-derived neurons provide the answers. Pathways involved in energy metabolism and removal of cellular debris by lysosomes play an important role in ...


Fri, 22 Sep 2017 07:00:00 GMT
Take comfort: PH is third among states with highest positive effect - Manila Bulletin
Take comfort: PH is third among states with highest positive effect  Manila Bulletin

Positive affect was measured through various situations that lead to happiness like smiled or laughed yesterday, learned something, treated with respect, ...


Thu, 15 Mar 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Shabaab militants weakened in Somalia, UN official says - Daily Nation
Shabaab militants weakened in Somalia, UN official says  Daily Nation

Al-Shabaab has been weakened financially, militarily and politically in the past year, the top United Nations official for Somalia said in an interview with the ...


Sat, 27 Jan 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Philippines does not need ICC — Panelo - Manila Bulletin
Philippines does not need ICC — Panelo  Manila Bulletin

President Dutertes top legal adviser is confident that the Philippines can stand on its own even if it is not a member of the Rome Statute, the treaty which ...


Thu, 29 Mar 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Where have all the combat vets gone? - Marine Corps Times
Where have all the combat vets gone?  Marine Corps Times

The Marine Corps is facing a troubling drain of combat experience as thousands of battle-hardened Marines have left the Corps during the past several years.


Mon, 14 Aug 2017 07:00:00 GMT
US Air Force chief ambivalent on F-15 Eagle retirement - DefenseNews.com
US Air Force chief ambivalent on F-15 Eagle retirement  DefenseNews.com

Gen. David Goldfein told reporters he was still undecided on whether the *service* should retire its fleet of F-15C/D jets in the mid-2020s.


Wed, 12 Apr 2017 07:00:00 GMT
Five reasons Germany failed at the World Cup - The Citizen Daily
Five reasons Germany failed at the World Cup  The Citizen Daily

Germany have failed to qualify from the group stages at a World Cup finals for the first time since 1938.


Thu, 28 Jun 2018 07:00:00 GMT
AMC crews face manning shortages, increased missions Air Mobility Command is shrinking, by losing aircraft tails - AirForceTimes.com
AMC crews face manning shortages, increased missions Air Mobility Command is shrinking, by losing aircraft tails  AirForceTimes.com

Air Mobility Command is shrinking, by losing aircraft tails, squadrons and people across the *service*.


Mon, 27 Jul 2015 07:00:00 GMT
Worldwide displacement hits all-time high as war and persecution increase - UNHCR
Worldwide displacement hits all-time high as war and persecution increase  UNHCR

One in every 122 humans is now either a refugee, internally displaced, or seeking asylum.


Thu, 18 Jun 2015 07:00:00 GMT

Burundi Told To Cut Force In Somalia Under African Pullback – African News Network | Latest African News | Nigerian News | Breaking News - African News Network
Burundi Told To Cut Force In Somalia Under African Pullback – African News Network | Latest African News | Nigerian News | Breaking News  African News Network

The African Union has asked Burundi to reduce its contribution to an African peacekeeping force in Somalia by a thousand men under a progressive pullout from ...


Mon, 24 Dec 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Econet Leo enters 4G arena in Burundi - TeleGeography
Econet Leo enters 4G arena in Burundi  TeleGeography

Burundi. Econet Leo, the Burundian mobile venture owned by Econet Wireless International (EWI), has reportedly launched a 4G network in the capital ...


Tue, 07 Mar 2017 08:00:00 GMT
Zimbabwean Government Orders ISP's and Telcos to Shutdown Internet Access - Technext
Zimbabwean Government Orders ISP's and Telcos to Shutdown Internet Access  Technext

Following widespread violent protest by its citizens over an increase in fuel price, the Zimbabwean government has ordered Internet *Service* Providers to ...


Wed, 16 Jan 2019 16:05:38 GMT
Here are Africa's top billionaires of 2019 - Face2Face Africa
Here are Africa's top billionaires of 2019  Face2Face Africa

One of the most anticipated lists in the world is the Forbes billionaire list that comes out every year in different categ ories. Being a billionaire is the world's most ...


Fri, 11 Jan 2019 08:00:00 GMT
Econet announces acquisition of Telecel Globe operations in Burundi and CAR - Technology Zimbabwe
Econet announces acquisition of Telecel Globe operations in Burundi and CAR  Technology Zimbabwe

Econet just sent out a press release on the acquisition of Telecel CAR and Leo Burundi. Essentially confirming the acquisition as announced by Vimpelcom ...


Mon, 20 Oct 2014 07:00:00 GMT
WorldRemit & Econet partnership introduces mobile money remittances to Burundi - Technology Zimbabwe
WorldRemit & Econet partnership introduces mobile money remittances to Burundi  Technology Zimbabwe

WorldRemit, the online money transfer *service* which has been tapping into mobile money services as a global expansion strategy, recently announced the ...


Wed, 12 Aug 2015 07:00:00 GMT
EWB and U-Com (leo) complete merger in Burundi - TeleGeography
EWB and U-Com (leo) complete merger in Burundi  TeleGeography

Burundi. Econet Wireless Burundi (EWB) and U-Com (leo) have completed a merger under which EWB has absorbed the formerly Vimpelcom-owned unit into its ...


Thu, 09 Jul 2015 07:00:00 GMT
Burundi's Lumitel ready to roll with 4G nationally - ITWeb Africa
Burundi's Lumitel ready to roll with 4G nationally  ITWeb Africa

Having launched its 4G *service* in 2016 in a limited number of regions, Burundi's dominant telco has announced it is ready for national rollout.


Thu, 08 Mar 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Mo Dewji among the 20 top African billionaires of 2019 - IPPmedia
Mo Dewji among the 20 top African billionaires of 2019  IPPmedia

Tanzanian business tycoon and philanthropist Mohammed Dewji, popularly known as Mo, has been listed among the 20 wealthiest people in Africa in 2019.


Wed, 16 Jan 2019 04:02:41 GMT
Cassava SmarTech lists on the Zimbabwe Stock Exchange - african-markets.com
Cassava SmarTech lists on the Zimbabwe Stock Exchange  african-markets.com

Cassava SmarTech Zimbabwe (ZSE:CSZL) made history on 18 December 2018 when it debuted in the market at a price of $1,50 per share, valuing the ...


Wed, 19 Dec 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Econet Group acquires Chitoro, a UK based money remittance firm - Technology Zimbabwe
Econet Group acquires Chitoro, a UK based money remittance firm  Technology Zimbabwe

Econet Group, the parent company of Econet Wireless Zimbabwe and a slew of other subsidiaries in telecoms and technology, snapped up Chitoro.


Wed, 10 Feb 2016 08:00:00 GMT
Burundi: ICTs infrastructure left unexploited because of lack of culture - IWACU English News
Burundi: ICTs infrastructure left unexploited because of lack of culture  IWACU English News

Minister of Information Communication Technologies (ICTs) says, despite the country having enough basic infrastructure, Burundi falls back in the use of ICTs.


Tue, 16 May 2017 07:00:00 GMT
Burundi bans UN experts who uncovered rights abuses - Premium Times
Burundi bans UN experts who uncovered rights abuses  Premium Times

Burundi's government has banned three United Nations human rights experts from entering the East African state, according to a letter released by the Ministry ...


Wed, 12 Sep 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Econet success earns chairman billionaire status - ITWeb Africa
Econet success earns chairman billionaire status  ITWeb Africa

Forbes has listed founder and chairman of Econet Wireless Strive Masiyiwa as the 14th richest person in Africa with a net worth of US$1.7 billion. The Econet ...


Fri, 12 Jan 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Burundi still committing crimes against humanity -- UN - Premium Times
Burundi still committing crimes against humanity -- UN  Premium Times

More crimes against humanity were committed in Burundi in 2017 and 2018, whipped up by rhetoric from top officials, including President Pierre Nkurunziza, ...


Wed, 05 Sep 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Strive Masiyiwa Shares Details About An Attempt By Mugabe To Abduct Him From SA And The Arrest Of Econet Directors Years Ago - Technology Zimbabwe
Strive Masiyiwa Shares Details About An Attempt By Mugabe To Abduct Him From SA And The Arrest Of Econet Directors Years Ago  Technology Zimbabwe

Strive Masiyiwa has shared a story that had never been told before about how Robert Mugabe attempted to get Masiyiwa abducted from South Africa and how ...


Mon, 30 Apr 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Tsitsi And Strive Masiyiwa Honoured By The British Prime Minister Theresa May For Their Philanthropy Work - Technology Zimbabwe
Tsitsi And Strive Masiyiwa Honoured By The British Prime Minister Theresa May For Their Philanthropy Work  Technology Zimbabwe

Zimbabwe's telecoms entrepreneurs (yeah they are kind of a tag team) Tsitsi and Strive Masiyiwa have been recognised by the British Prime Minister Theresa ...


Wed, 13 Jun 2018 07:00:00 GMT
New Broadcaster To Challenge Dstv and Kwese: Meet AzamTV - Technology Zimbabwe
New Broadcaster To Challenge Dstv and Kwese: Meet AzamTV  Technology Zimbabwe

It seems Zimbabwe's Pay-Tv market may be going through a revolution of sorts. Last year, Econet Media launched Kwese TV in Zimbabwe and now the ...


Sun, 11 Mar 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Mobile banking service providers decry new regulations susceptible of service fees increase - IWACU English News
Mobile banking service providers decry new regulations susceptible of service fees increase  IWACU English News

The new regulations require telephone operators to make their mobile banking services independent societies. Clients and providers of the services are worried ...


Thu, 02 Mar 2017 08:00:00 GMT
Strive Masiyiwa Becomes Zimbabwe’s First Billionaire According to Forbes - Technology Zimbabwe
Strive Masiyiwa Becomes Zimbabwe’s First Billionaire According to Forbes  Technology Zimbabwe

Finally, a Zimbabwean makes it onto the billionaire's list, Strive Masiyiwa. Well, frankly speaking he is not the first Zimbabwean billionaire...


Thu, 11 Jan 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Mugabe Exposes Strive Masiyiwa, Mnangagwa Banter, Proves Zimbabwe Can Prosper Despite Western Sanctions Incl ZIDERA - ZimEye - Zimbabwe News
Mugabe Exposes Strive Masiyiwa, Mnangagwa Banter, Proves Zimbabwe Can Prosper Despite Western Sanctions Incl ZIDERA  ZimEye - Zimbabwe News

By A Correspondent | ANALYSIS| Flying in the face of Econet boss, Strive Masiyiwa's claims that Zimbabwe cannot prosper under western sanctions on ZANU ...


Sat, 03 Nov 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Zimbabwean Billionaire Strive Masiyiwa And Wife Receive British Award For Philanthropy - Forbes Now
Zimbabwean Billionaire Strive Masiyiwa And Wife Receive British Award For Philanthropy  Forbes Now

Theresa May, the British Prime Minister has recognized Zimbabwean billionaire Strive Masiyiwa and his wife, Tsitsi Masiyiwa, for their exceptional voluntary ...


Wed, 13 Jun 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Econet hires former M-PESA top talent for EcoCash - Technology Zimbabwe
Econet hires former M-PESA top talent for EcoCash  Technology Zimbabwe

Japhet Aritho, former Head of M-PESA Product Development and Operations at Safaricom. advertisement. Use EcoCash to buy NetOne & Telecel airtime online.


Wed, 17 Oct 2012 07:00:00 GMT
Viettel Burundi (Lumitel) switches on 4G network in six provinces - TeleGeography
Viettel Burundi (Lumitel) switches on 4G network in six provinces  TeleGeography

Burundi. Viettel Burundi, backed by Vietnamese military-backed telecoms group Viettel and offering services under the brand name Lumitel, has launched the ...


Mon, 29 Feb 2016 08:00:00 GMT
Ruling party names Burundi's president 'supreme eternal leader' - Premium Times
Ruling party names Burundi's president 'supreme eternal leader'  Premium Times

Burundi's ruling party, CNDD-FCC, on Monday anointed President Pierre Nkurunziza their “supreme eternal leader'' whose decisions may not be opposed.


Mon, 12 Mar 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Cycling: Afrika Mashariki Fest Debuts Burundi Tour - New Vision
Cycling: Afrika Mashariki Fest Debuts Burundi Tour  New Vision

After organizing a Peace Run in Burundi in May, youth group Afrika Mashariki Fest is set to have another big sports event in the central African state. AMF will ...


Sun, 05 Nov 2017 07:00:00 GMT
UK recognises Masiyiwas for educating underprivileged children - The Zimbabwe Standard
UK recognises Masiyiwas for educating underprivileged children  The Zimbabwe Standard

British Prime Minister Theresa May on Tuesday recognised Econet Wireless Group founder Strive Masiyiwa and his wife Tsitsi for their voluntary *service* ...


Wed, 13 Jun 2018 07:00:00 GMT
WorldRemit partners MTN Mobile Money for transfers to Rwanda, Uganda & Zambia - Technology Zimbabwe
WorldRemit partners MTN Mobile Money for transfers to Rwanda, Uganda & Zambia  Technology Zimbabwe

WorldRemit, together with MTN, have announced that its customers can now send money instantly to MTN Mobile Money wallets in Rwanda, Uganda and ...


Thu, 28 Jan 2016 08:00:00 GMT
Meet Africa's newest billionaire, Zimbabwean business magnate Strive Masiyiwa - Face2Face Africa
Meet Africa's newest billionaire, Zimbabwean business magnate Strive Masiyiwa  Face2Face Africa

Strive Masiyiwa, founder and chair of the Econet Group, just made the 2018 FORBES list of African billionaires as Zimbabwe's first billionaire. FORBES estimates ...


Wed, 11 Apr 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Zimbabwe's Richest Man Ventures Into Solar Energy - Forbes
Zimbabwe's Richest Man Ventures Into Solar Energy  Forbes

Zimbabwe's richest man, Strive Masiyiwa is venturing into Solar Energy, it's been reported. Masiyiwa, 50, is the founder and executive chairman of Econet ...


Mon, 05 Dec 2011 08:00:00 GMT
British PM honours Masiyiwas - NewsDay
British PM honours Masiyiwas  NewsDay

Econet Wireless founder, Strive Masiyiwa and his wife Tsitsi, were yesterday honoured by British Prime Minister Theresa May for their outstanding philanthropist ...


Thu, 14 Jun 2018 07:00:00 GMT
WhatsApp Shut Down in Zimbabwe During Protests - Following Burundi, DRC, Uganda - Forbes
WhatsApp Shut Down in Zimbabwe During Protests - Following Burundi, DRC, Uganda  Forbes

Zimbabwe's increasingly totalitarian government on Wednesday shut down access to messaging *service* WhatsApp for the morning, but it appeared to be ...


Wed, 06 Jul 2016 07:00:00 GMT
WorldRemit introduces mobile money transfers to Burundi - Memeburn
WorldRemit introduces mobile money transfers to Burundi  Memeburn

WorldRemit, the online money transfer *service*, is launching instant mobile money transfers to Burundi. People from 50 countries in the world can now send.


Tue, 11 Aug 2015 07:00:00 GMT
General Mujuru wanted to kill Masiyiwa - Bulawayo24 News
General Mujuru wanted to kill Masiyiwa  Bulawayo24 News

The late General Solomon Mujuru wanted to kill Econet Guru Strive Masiyiwa, the NPF  Spokesperson Jealousy Mawarire has alleged."President Mugabe ...


Fri, 02 Nov 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Strive Masiyiwa is now the richest man in Zimbabwe—and he becomes the first billionaire - PaZimbabwe
Strive Masiyiwa is now the richest man in Zimbabwe—and he becomes the first billionaire  PaZimbabwe

Exiled Zimbabwean businessman Strive Masiyiwa, often described as Zimbabwe's richest man, is now a billionaire for the first time, according to the latest ...


Wed, 10 Jan 2018 08:00:00 GMT
FIFA awards 2017-2018 media rights for sub-Saharan Africa - FIFA.com
FIFA awards 2017-2018 media rights for sub-Saharan Africa  FIFA.com

Following an open tender process for 42 territories* in sub-Saharan Africa, FIFA has granted media rights to five major broadcasting entities in the region.


Thu, 30 Mar 2017 07:00:00 GMT
Five Lessons From Zimbabwe's Richest Man, Strive Masiyiwa - Forbes
Five Lessons From Zimbabwe's Richest Man, Strive Masiyiwa  Forbes

Strive Masiyiwa built a successful telecom company in Zimbabwe, despite initial government resistance. These are some lessons of his success.


Sun, 24 Feb 2013 08:00:00 GMT
Strive reflects on painful Zim moment and SA's 'neighbourly kindness' - New Zimbabwe.com
Strive reflects on painful Zim moment and SA's 'neighbourly kindness'  New Zimbabwe.com

ECONET Wireless founder Strive Masiyiwa seems to be hitting the right cords with President Emmerson Mnangagwa's administration. After being forced into ...


Fri, 05 May 2017 07:00:00 GMT
Research and Markets: Burundi Mobile Operator Forecast 2011-2015: 4.5 Million Mobile Subscriber Connections in 2015 - Business Wire
Research and Markets: Burundi Mobile Operator Forecast 2011-2015: 4.5 Million Mobile Subscriber Connections in 2015  Business Wire

Research and Markets (http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/b4ebfe/3q11_burundi_mobil) has announced the addition of IE Market Research Corp.


Thu, 05 Jan 2012 08:00:00 GMT
Number of mobile phone users in Burundi rose 13 percent in 2013 | East & Horn Africa - The Africa Report
Number of mobile phone users in Burundi rose 13 percent in 2013 | East & Horn Africa  The Africa Report

The number of mobile phone users in Burundi rose 13 percent in 2013 from the year before as most operators expanded their infrastructure networks, the ...


Wed, 21 May 2014 07:00:00 GMT
Zimbabwe’s Econet Wireless and the making of Africa’s first cashless society - The Guardian
Zimbabwe’s Econet Wireless and the making of Africa’s first cashless society  The Guardian

Will Zimbabwe be Africa's first cashless society? Telecommunications company, and now mobile banking *service*, Econet Wireless predicts that in less than 12 ...


Mon, 18 Aug 2014 07:00:00 GMT
BUSINESS WEEK - The Citizen - The Citizen - The Citizen
BUSINESS WEEK - The Citizen - The Citizen  The Citizen

The government officially banned imports of used underwear in 2003, ostensibly to avert spreading skin infections in Tanzania. [See 'Used pants ban in ...


Mon, 05 Nov 2018 04:53:13 GMT
Econet appoints Fayaz King as its new COO - Technology Zimbabwe
Econet appoints Fayaz King as its new COO  Technology Zimbabwe

Fayaz King has been appointed as the new Chief Operating Officer of Econet Wireless.


Thu, 13 Aug 2015 07:00:00 GMT
The Forbes Billionaires List: Africa’s Billionaires 2018 - CNBCAfrica.com
The Forbes Billionaires List: Africa’s Billionaires 2018  CNBCAfrica.com

By Kerry A. Dolan. This article first appeared at https://www.forbesafrica.com/billionaires/2018/02/01/african-billionaire-fortunes-rise/ and is republished with its ...


Thu, 08 Feb 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Burundi invests $25 mln in high-speed Internet network - Reuters
Burundi invests $25 mln in high-speed Internet network  Reuters

Burundi has officially launched its $25 million investment project in a fibre-optic cable network to widen access to broadband Internet and cut costs.


Tue, 21 Jan 2014 08:00:00 GMT
Zimbabwe's Richest Man Commits $6.4 Million For College Scholarships - Forbes
Zimbabwe's Richest Man Commits $6.4 Million For College Scholarships  Forbes

When Zimbabwe's richest man, Strive Masiyiwa, was awarded an honorary doctorate degree by Morehouse College earlier this year in recognition for his ...


Tue, 11 Sep 2012 07:00:00 GMT
Econet does not employ Ndebeles - Open Letter to Strive Masiyiwa - Bulawayo24 News
Econet does not employ Ndebeles - Open Letter to Strive Masiyiwa  Bulawayo24 News

Dear Editor,Re: Econet does not employ Ndebeles - Open Letter to Strive Masiyiwa I write this open letter to Strive Masiyiwa out of patriotism and in loving mem.


Sat, 25 Feb 2017 08:00:00 GMT
Outcry As Zimbabwe Supports Rights Violations In Myanmar - 263chat.com
Outcry As Zimbabwe Supports Rights Violations In Myanmar  263chat.com

Human rights lawyers and activists have come out guns blazing against the government of Zimbabwe's decision to vote against a United Nations human rights ...


Mon, 19 Nov 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Buy Mnangagwa private jet: Biti - DailyNews
Buy Mnangagwa private jet: Biti  DailyNews

HARARE - Zimbabwe must consider buying President Emmerson Mnangagwa a jet since the cost of his foreign trips on chartered planes was too high as ...


Fri, 30 Nov 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Burundi becomes 1st country to quit ICC - Premium Times
Burundi becomes 1st country to quit ICC  Premium Times

Burundi has become the first country to pull out of the International Criminal Court, a spokesman for the court in the Hague said on Friday. The country had ...


Fri, 27 Oct 2017 07:00:00 GMT
Burundi leader, Nkurunziza, dismisses 23 army officers - Premium Times
Burundi leader, Nkurunziza, dismisses 23 army officers  Premium Times

President Pierre Nkurunziza of Burundi on Tuesday discharged 23 army officers for not returning back from abroad, the Burundian army spokesman said.


Tue, 30 May 2017 07:00:00 GMT
Obasanjo Names Baby Gorilla after Self - KT Press
Obasanjo Names Baby Gorilla after Self  KT Press

Former President of Nigeria Olusegun Obasanjo, changed history during the Kwita Izina – the annual gorilla naming ceremony in Rwanda, when he named a ...


Fri, 07 Sep 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Sending cash home: mobile money is a gamechanger - The Guardian
Sending cash home: mobile money is a gamechanger  The Guardian

With more mobile money accounts than bank accounts in Burundi, Alix Murphy says the country is a good testing ground for trialling remittances by mobile.


Tue, 29 Sep 2015 07:00:00 GMT
FEATURED: Liquid Telecom to invest $400m in Egyptian network infrastructure and data centres following completion of 'Cape to Cairo' link - The New Times
FEATURED: Liquid Telecom to invest $400m in Egyptian network infrastructure and data centres following completion of 'Cape to Cairo' link  The New Times

Sharm El-Sheikh, December 10, 2018 - Leading pan-African telecoms group Liquid Telecom has announced that it is investing 8 billion Egyptian Pounds ...


Thu, 13 Dec 2018 08:00:00 GMT
NBA, Econet Media announce multiyear partnership - NBA.com
NBA, Econet Media announce multiyear partnership  NBA.com

The National Basketball Association (NBA) and Econet, a multinational, diversified telecommunications group, today announced a multiyear partnership to ...


Thu, 21 Apr 2016 07:00:00 GMT
Gor seek CECAFA redemption in Ludic clash - Citizen TV
Gor seek CECAFA redemption in Ludic clash  Citizen TV

Isaac Swila in Dar, Tanzania. Gor Mahia return to the pitch this afternoon to confront Lydia Ludic of Burundi in their second Group B game aiming for a win to ...


Tue, 03 Jul 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Border Timbers suspended from ZSE - african-markets.com
Border Timbers suspended from ZSE  african-markets.com

Agricultural concern, Border Timbers (ZSE:BRDR) was suspended from trading on the Zimbabwe Stock Exchange with effect from yesterday. This is after the ...


Tue, 13 Nov 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Econet, here’s our Eco-Cash wish list - Technology Zimbabwe
Econet, here’s our Eco-Cash wish list  Technology Zimbabwe

Last week, Econet announced the coming launch of a mobile payment system. Econet is not calling it Eco-Cash yet publicly but let's just use that name to refer to ...


Thu, 15 Sep 2011 07:00:00 GMT
Top 50 richest people in Zimbabwe – Nehanda Radio - Nehanda Radio
Top 50 richest people in Zimbabwe – Nehanda Radio  Nehanda Radio

A local firm X Research and Intelligence has released a list of Zimbabwe's Top 50 richest personalities. On top of the pile is telecommunications guru Mr Strive ...


Sun, 24 May 2015 07:00:00 GMT
Econet Wireless Zimbabwe celebrates 14th anniversary - Technology Zimbabwe
Econet Wireless Zimbabwe celebrates 14th anniversary  Technology Zimbabwe

The 10th of July marks the date Econet Wireless Zimbabwe was granted its GSM mobile network operating license back in 1998. Today, the company celebrates ...


Tue, 10 Jul 2012 07:00:00 GMT
First Capital Bank lists on the Zimbabwe Stock Exchange - african-markets.com
First Capital Bank lists on the Zimbabwe Stock Exchange  african-markets.com

First Capital Bank (ZSE:FCA) yesterday relisted on the Zimbabwe Stock Exchange (ZSE) after it changed its name from Barclays Bank of Zimbabwe ...


Tue, 09 Oct 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Liquid Telecom upgrades East Africa fibre ring - TechCentral
Liquid Telecom upgrades East Africa fibre ring  TechCentral

Econet Global subsidiary Liquid Telecom, which bought South Africa's Neotel earlier this year in a R6.5bn deal, has completed 100G upgrades to key routes on ...


Tue, 05 Sep 2017 07:00:00 GMT
The Millionaire's Wife Who Feeds 40,000 Children - Forbes
The Millionaire's Wife Who Feeds 40,000 Children  Forbes

Tsitsi Masiyiwa, the wife of Zimbabwe's richest man, Strive Masiyiwa, runs a charity that sends over 40000 orphaned Zimbabwean children to school, including ...


Wed, 02 Oct 2013 07:00:00 GMT
Zimbabwe elections: WhatsApp, SMS spam, data privacy concerns for Mnangagwa, Chimasa - Quartz
Zimbabwe elections: WhatsApp, SMS spam, data privacy concerns for Mnangagwa, Chimasa  Quartz

Harare, Zimbabwe. When Zanu PF, the party of Zimbabwean president, Emmerson Mnangagwa sent out a text message campaign to thousands of people last ...


Wed, 11 Jul 2018 07:00:00 GMT
POTRAZ boss justifies price increase on data bundles – It’s about protecting operators’ viability - Technology Zimbabwe
POTRAZ boss justifies price increase on data bundles – It’s about protecting operators’ viability  Technology Zimbabwe

Recently, it was announced that Zimbabwe's telecoms regulator, POTRAZ would be putting into effect a floor price on voice tariffs and data bundles with effect ...


Sat, 07 Jan 2017 08:00:00 GMT
Burundi’s Lumitel hits one million subscriber milestone in first four months of operation - PC Tech Magazine
Burundi’s Lumitel hits one million subscriber milestone in first four months of operation  PC Tech Magazine

Viettel which launched 2G and 3G mobile venture in Burundi in May this year under the brand name Lumitel, has hit the one million subscriber landmark in its ...


Wed, 19 Aug 2015 07:00:00 GMT
Perseverance and prayer pay: Masiyiwa - Zimbabwe Independent
Perseverance and prayer pay: Masiyiwa  Zimbabwe Independent

LAST week Econet Wireless celebrated its 14th anniversary. It was the celebration of an ongoing fulfillment of the age-long vision of its founder to connect every ...


Thu, 26 Jul 2012 07:00:00 GMT
Al Gore, Annan and Five Heads of State for AGRF Kigali - KT Press
Al Gore, Annan and Five Heads of State for AGRF Kigali  KT Press

Former U.S. Vice President Al Gore, former United Nations Secretary General Kofi Annan and former British Prime Minister Tony Blair are among top global ...


Mon, 06 Aug 2018 07:00:00 GMT
The Ten Most Innovative Companies In Africa - Forbes
The Ten Most Innovative Companies In Africa  Forbes

FORBES recently published its annual list of the World's Most Innovative Companies. For some reason, Africa was not represented on the list. So when FORBES ...


Fri, 07 Sep 2012 07:00:00 GMT
Burundi orders unmarried couples to wed by December 2017 - TODAY.NG
Burundi orders unmarried couples to wed by December 2017  TODAY.NG

The government of Burundi has given unmarried couples December 2017 deadline to legalise their relationships through the church or state registries, ...


Fri, 10 Nov 2017 08:00:00 GMT
Zimbabwe migration profile welcomed - Bulawayo24 News
Zimbabwe migration profile welcomed  Bulawayo24 News

The launch of Zimbabwe's migration profile is envisaged to help the government in developing a comprehensive national migration policy for the country.


Tue, 20 Nov 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Exclusive: Liquid Telecom acquires Zimbabwean ISP, ZOL - Technology Zimbabwe
Exclusive: Liquid Telecom acquires Zimbabwean ISP, ZOL  Technology Zimbabwe

We just got news that Zimbabwe Online (ZOL) has been acquired by the Liquid Telecommunications Group. ZOL is now officially part of the Liquid Telecom ...


Mon, 23 Jan 2012 08:00:00 GMT
S.Africa & Burundi structure new relations - CNBCAfrica.com
S.Africa & Burundi structure new relations  CNBCAfrica.com

According to the Presidency statement, this important agreement will enhance cooperation in sectors such as agriculture, arts and culture, commerce, education, ...


Tue, 04 Nov 2014 08:00:00 GMT
Trade Mark EA appoints a new board - Capital FM Kenya
Trade Mark EA appoints a new board  Capital FM Kenya

NAIROBI, Kenya, Aug 25 - Trade Mark East Africa (TMEA) has announced the appointment of a new board of directors. The newly appointed members are from ...


Tue, 25 Aug 2015 07:00:00 GMT
Ecobank, the Pan African Bank, Appoints MFS Africa Ltd as Digital Payment Partner - Payment Week
Ecobank, the Pan African Bank, Appoints MFS Africa Ltd as Digital Payment Partner  Payment Week

LOME, Togo, December 12, 2018/ — Ecobank (www.Ecobank.com) The Pan-African bank announced today the appointment of MFS Africa (www.


Wed, 12 Dec 2018 08:00:00 GMT
IOC Awards 2018-2024 Broadcast Rights in Africa - Olympic News - Olympics
IOC Awards 2018-2024 Broadcast Rights in Africa - Olympic News  Olympics

The International Olympic Committee (IOC) has awarded exclusive broadcast rights to DStv SuperSport, Econet Media and the South African Broadcasting ...


Mon, 10 Jul 2017 07:00:00 GMT
Kagame Finds Foreign Ownership of Broadcast Rights for African Games Embarrassing - KT Press
Kagame Finds Foreign Ownership of Broadcast Rights for African Games Embarrassing  KT Press

President Paul Kagame says he is not happy that for many years, broadcast rights of African games competitions are owned by foreigners. “It is an ...


Thu, 15 Mar 2018 07:00:00 GMT
These Are the European IPOs Investors Are Eyeing for 2018 - Bloomberg
These Are the European IPOs Investors Are Eyeing for 2018  Bloomberg

Things are looking up for Europe's initial public offerings market in 2018.


Wed, 20 Dec 2017 08:00:00 GMT
Econet Solar Launches the Home Power Station - Business Wire
Econet Solar Launches the Home Power Station  Business Wire

Econet Solar launches the Home Power Station - Millions of Africans to benefit from the first affordable solar power system for the home.


Fri, 02 Dec 2011 08:00:00 GMT
Zimbabwe Stock Exchange Extends trading hours - african-markets.com
Zimbabwe Stock Exchange Extends trading hours  african-markets.com

In en effort to increase access to the market by investors, improve market liquidity and deepen the markets, the Zimbabwe Stock Exchange (ZSE) will extend ...


Thu, 07 Jun 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Ecobank appoints MFS Africa Ltd as digital payment partner - pmldaily.com
Ecobank appoints MFS Africa Ltd as digital payment partner  pmldaily.com

LOME, TOGO- Ecobank, the Pan-African bank has today December 12 announced the appointment of MFS Africa as digital payment partner enabling ...


Wed, 12 Dec 2018 08:00:00 GMT
2G, 3G & 4G Mobile Network Subscriptions, Spectrum Licensing, Ownership, Infrastructure Contracts & Handset Shipments Database: 2013 - 2020 - PR Newswire
2G, 3G & 4G Mobile Network Subscriptions, Spectrum Licensing, Ownership, Infrastructure Contracts & Handset Shipments Database: 2013 - 2020  PR Newswire

DUBLIN, April 10, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Research and Markets (http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/qqnzn7/2g_3g_and_4g) has announced the ...


Thu, 10 Apr 2014 07:00:00 GMT
Call tariffs rise looms in planned price controls - Business Daily
Call tariffs rise looms in planned price controls  Business Daily

Mobile phone calls and text messages could cost more in coming months if the regulators adopt the proposed introduction of price regulation in the telecoms ...


Mon, 26 Feb 2018 08:00:00 GMT
#Loeries2018: ALL THE WINNERS! - Bizcommunity.com
#Loeries2018: ALL THE WINNERS!  Bizcommunity.com

The full list of winners for the 40th Annual Loerie Awards, which concluded on Saturday, 18 August 2018 at the Durban ICC, have been announced.


Sat, 18 Aug 2018 07:00:00 GMT
North Korea, Eritrea have highest rates of modern slavery - Report - TVC News
North Korea, Eritrea have highest rates of modern slavery - Report  TVC News

North Korea and Eritrea have the world's highest rates of enslaved people, said a global survey released on Thursday that focused on the roles of conflict and ...


Thu, 19 Jul 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Iran Congratulates Mnangagwa on Election as Zimbabwean President - The Zimbabwe Mail
Iran Congratulates Mnangagwa on Election as Zimbabwean President  The Zimbabwe Mail

Iranian President Hassan Rouhani has offered congratulations to Emmerson Mnangagwa on his election as the new president of Zimbabwe. In a Wednesday ...


Wed, 08 Aug 2018 07:00:00 GMT
The economic cost of corruption in Kenya explained - CNBCAfrica.com
The economic cost of corruption in Kenya explained  CNBCAfrica.com

Kenya is perceived as one of the world's most corrupt countries. It ranked 143 out of 180 countries on Transparency International's 2017 corruption perception ...


Wed, 20 Jun 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Kagame Lectures on Liberation Spirit at ALU Inaugural Graduation - KT Press
Kagame Lectures on Liberation Spirit at ALU Inaugural Graduation  KT Press

President Paul Kagame has told graduates of the Pan African leadership university that challenges are part of life, but they should always struggle to move ...


Sat, 07 Jul 2018 07:00:00 GMT
We look on as corrupt leaders ravage Africa | Sunday Independent - Independent Online
We look on as corrupt leaders ravage Africa | Sunday Independent  Independent Online

Mugabe is gone, yet we look on as questionable leadership ravages Burundi, Sudan, South Sudan, Togo, the Democratic Republic ...


Sun, 26 Nov 2017 08:00:00 GMT
Azam TV comes to Zimbabwe - Bulawayo24 News
Azam TV comes to Zimbabwe  Bulawayo24 News

THE launch of Kwese TV in Zimbabwe gave viewers more options to choose from. The pay TV scene is about to get more interesting with another player, Azam ...


Mon, 12 Mar 2018 07:00:00 GMT
African business leaders find new ways to give back - Financial Times
African business leaders find new ways to give back  Financial Times

From famine relief to skills training and school bursaries, these are some of the entrepreneurs putting their money to work.


Tue, 14 Nov 2017 08:00:00 GMT
Chiwenga urges Nelson Chamisa to accept 2018 election results - PaZimbabwe
Chiwenga urges Nelson Chamisa to accept 2018 election results  PaZimbabwe

Elections have come and gone and it is now time for Zimbabweans to unite and rebuild the country, while those who lost should be gracious and congratulate ...


Wed, 15 Aug 2018 07:00:00 GMT
As Kingdom Bank acquires its assets we ask; what went wrong at Spiritage? - Technology Zimbabwe
As Kingdom Bank acquires its assets we ask; what went wrong at Spiritage?  Technology Zimbabwe

Updated title wording to fix grammar. advertisement. Use EcoCash to buy NetOne & Telecel airtime online. Tap here. advertisement ...


Tue, 15 Jan 2013 08:00:00 GMT
Kwesé Free Sports joins OpenView's programming line-up - Bizcommunity.com
Kwesé Free Sports joins OpenView's programming line-up  Bizcommunity.com

OpenView has announced a breakthrough deal with Kwesé Free Sports for broadcast in South Africa, bringing premium sports *content* to over one million ...


Wed, 14 Mar 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Ten African Millionaires To Watch In 2013 - Forbes
Ten African Millionaires To Watch In 2013  Forbes

Three millionaires who were featured in last year's list of the 10 African millionaires to watch made it onto Forbes' new list of Africa's 40 Richest: Naushad Merali ...


Tue, 20 Nov 2012 08:00:00 GMT
Mugabe blocks Masiyiwa, again - NewsDay
Mugabe blocks Masiyiwa, again  NewsDay

ZIMBABWEAN business mogul, Strive Masiyiwa on Monday launched Africa's newest satellite network, Kwese TV, in Ghana, Rwanda and Zambia, skipping ...


Wed, 01 Feb 2017 08:00:00 GMT
Engage Joe Public appoints Reatile Tekateka - Joe Public United - Bizcommunity.com
Engage Joe Public appoints Reatile Tekateka - Joe Public United  Bizcommunity.com

Integrated brand and communications group Joe Public United has announced the recent appointment of Reatile Tekateka to head up its public relations ...


Wed, 24 Jan 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Liquid telecom upgrades East Africa internet speeds - Independent
Liquid telecom upgrades East Africa internet speeds  Independent

Kampala, Uganda | JULIUS BUSINGE | Pan-African telecoms group, Liquid, a subsidiary of Econet Global has completed 100G upgrades to key routes on the ...


Wed, 06 Sep 2017 07:00:00 GMT
British academic on why it is highly likely Mnangagwa will win coming elections - The Zimbabwe Mail
British academic on why it is highly likely Mnangagwa will win coming elections  The Zimbabwe Mail

There are fewer and fewer outright dictatorships in Africa, but even as elections are held across the continent, still the same faces have occupied the same ...


Fri, 01 Jun 2018 07:00:00 GMT
30 Most Promising Young Entrepreneurs In Africa 2015 - Forbes
30 Most Promising Young Entrepreneurs In Africa 2015  Forbes

“Young entrepreneurs and those they inspire are the lifeblood of Africa's rise.” – Tony O. Elumelu, Founder, Tony Elumelu Foundation. Africa's growing crop of ...


Thu, 05 Feb 2015 08:00:00 GMT

East Africa must harness a digital financial services ecosystem - The East African
East Africa must harness a digital financial services ecosystem  The East African

The East African Community ecosystem for digital financial services has shown exponential growth over the years, with active users and active agents ...


Fri, 28 Dec 2018 08:00:00 GMT
December Caps a Bright, Busy Year for Off-Grid Solar in Sub-Saharan Africa - Solar Magazine
December Caps a Bright, Busy Year for Off-Grid Solar in Sub-Saharan Africa  Solar Magazine

Off-grid solar in Sub-Saharan Africa has gained huge traction in 2018 with the help of innovative progress by worldwide solar participants.


Mon, 07 Jan 2019 08:00:00 GMT
2019 Global Talent Competitiveness Index: Nurturing Entrepreneurial Talent Identified as Key to the Competitiveness of Nations and Cities - PRNewswire
2019 Global Talent Competitiveness Index: Nurturing Entrepreneurial Talent Identified as Key to the Competitiveness of Nations and Cities  PRNewswire

DAVOS, Switzerland, January 21, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Entrepreneurial talent has become a key differentiator in relative talent competitiveness Talent still...


Mon, 21 Jan 2019 14:00:00 GMT
ICO Analysis: BitTorrent Token - Hacked
ICO Analysis: BitTorrent Token  Hacked

Blockchain company TRON made waves back in June 2018, when it was announced that TRON was acquiring BitTorrent, the company responsible for the ...


Mon, 21 Jan 2019 19:31:39 GMT
Burundi: Humanitarian Snapshot (October 2018) - Burundi - ReliefWeb
Burundi: Humanitarian Snapshot (October 2018) - Burundi  ReliefWeb

English Infographic on Burundi about Food and Nutrition, Protection and Human Rights, Children, IDPs, Flood and more; published on 14 Nov 2018 by OCHA.


Fri, 16 Nov 2018 08:00:00 GMT
UNICEF Burundi Humanitarian Situation Report – March – April 2018 - Burundi - ReliefWeb
UNICEF Burundi Humanitarian Situation Report – March – April 2018 - Burundi  ReliefWeb

English Situation Report on Burundi about Education, Food and Nutrition, Children, IDPs and more; published on 30 Apr 2018 by UNICEF.


Mon, 30 Apr 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Louis Rwagasore: For a united Burundi - Deutsche Welle
Louis Rwagasore: For a united Burundi  Deutsche Welle

Prince Louis Rwagasore was supposed to lead Burundi into independence. He was named prime minister but was killed shortly before independence. He had ...


Fri, 20 Jul 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Burundi peace talks falter as government fails to attend - DW (English)
Burundi peace talks falter as government fails to attend  DW (English)

Officials from President Pierre Nkurunziza's government did not turn up for a final round of talks aimed at ending Burundi's severe political crisis. The peace talks ...


Fri, 26 Oct 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Viettel Burundi, a key revenue generator for Viettel Global Telecom. - RegionWeek
Viettel Burundi, a key revenue generator for Viettel Global Telecom.  RegionWeek

A Vietnamese Viettel Global Investment, a subsidiary of military-run telecom giant Viettel Group, reported sales of US$192 million and profit of $58 million in the ...


Sat, 10 Nov 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Why Burundi has failed to reap benefits of EAC treaty - Standard Digital
Why Burundi has failed to reap benefits of EAC treaty  Standard Digital

REUTERS/Goran Tomasevic When I joined a group of East African journalists for a regional media tour which started at the East African Community (EAC) ...


Sun, 14 Oct 2018 07:00:00 GMT
France's 'Donkey Diplomacy' Backfires In Burundi - NDTV News
France's 'Donkey Diplomacy' Backfires In Burundi  NDTV News

Burundi's agriculture ministry has ordered the quarantine of 10 donkeys that were donated to a central village through French funding, sparking a debate over ...


Mon, 28 May 2018 07:00:00 GMT
'Slaughterhouse' Burundi boots out UN human rights office - IOL
'Slaughterhouse' Burundi boots out UN human rights office  IOL

The UN human rights office said Burundi, which is outgoing chief branded "one of the most prolific slaughterhouses of humans", has asked it to leave.


Thu, 06 Dec 2018 08:00:00 GMT
AfDB approves US$322mn loans for road upgrades in Burundi and Tanzania - African Review
AfDB approves US$322mn loans for road upgrades in Burundi and Tanzania  African Review

The African Development Bank (AfDB) Group has approved loans and grant of US$322.35mn for Burundi and Tanzania to finance the upgrade of the ...


Tue, 27 Nov 2018 08:00:00 GMT
TransformativeMed Debuts Smart, Mobile-Enhanced CORE Value Suite at Cerner Conference - Imaging Technology News
TransformativeMed Debuts Smart, Mobile-Enhanced CORE Value Suite at Cerner Conference  Imaging Technology News

September 25, 2018 — TransformativeMed, a provider of directly embedded, smart clinical workflow solutions for electronic health records (EHRs), will debut a ...


Tue, 25 Sep 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Burundi's Lumitel ready to roll with 4G nationally - ITWeb Africa
Burundi's Lumitel ready to roll with 4G nationally  ITWeb Africa

Having launched its 4G *service* in 2016 in a limited number of regions, Burundi's dominant telco has announced it is ready for national rollout.


Thu, 08 Mar 2018 08:00:00 GMT
From Burundi with music, the story of exiled Kidum - Standard Digital
From Burundi with music, the story of exiled Kidum  Standard Digital

Two decades ago, Jean-Pierre Nimbona AKA Kidum got the lesser punishment; exile. His 17 friends found death.


Sun, 14 Oct 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Inside Burundi’s ‘secret government death house’ where ‘dissidents are tortured and beheaded’ and a river of ‘ - The Sun
Inside Burundi’s ‘secret government death house’ where ‘dissidents are tortured and beheaded’ and a river of ‘  The Sun

A RIVER of blood is seen flowing from the gutter of a secret prison in East Africa which tortures and beheads its captives, it has been claimed.


Tue, 04 Dec 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Burundi president says he won't stay beyond third term - DW (English)
Burundi president says he won't stay beyond third term  DW (English)

Burundi's president, Pierre Nkurunziza, made a surprise announcement Thursday that he would not run in the 2020 election, despite changes to the constitution ...


Thu, 07 Jun 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Smart water meters to help REGIDESO and WASAC reduce non-revenues - ESI Africa
Smart water meters to help REGIDESO and WASAC reduce non-revenues  ESI Africa

Itron secured smart water meters contracts with African utility companies to help them modernise distribution networks and reduce non-revenue expenses.


Wed, 31 Jan 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Smart Telecom Burundi launches SMART 3G network - TeleGeography
Smart Telecom Burundi launches SMART 3G network  TeleGeography

Burundi. Mobile network operator Smart Telecom Burundi (formerly Lacell SU) launched its new 3G *service* on 5 September in and around the capital ...


Mon, 22 Sep 2014 07:00:00 GMT
15 candidates apply for post of NTA chairperson - Himalayan Times
15 candidates apply for post of NTA chairperson  Himalayan Times

Kathmandu, August 24. Altogether, 15 candidates have applied for the post of chairperson at Nepal Telecommunications Authority (NTA).


Sat, 25 Aug 2018 07:00:00 GMT
MoCIT suggests three candidates for top NTA post - Himalayan Times
MoCIT suggests three candidates for top NTA post  Himalayan Times

Kathmandu, August 29. The Ministry of Communication and Information Technology (MoCIT) has recommended three candidates as potential chairperson of ...


Thu, 30 Aug 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Burundi to set up capital market for firms this year - Standard Digital
Burundi to set up capital market for firms this year  Standard Digital

Burundi plans to establish a securities exchange before the end of this year for companies to raise funds after a slowdown in commercial bank lending.


Thu, 08 Nov 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Burundi referendum: Who could stop Pierre Nkurunziza? - DW (English)
Burundi referendum: Who could stop Pierre Nkurunziza?  DW (English)

With the newly approved constitution in Burundi, President Nkurunziza can rule until 2034, joining a club of dictators in Africa. It's high time that African youth ...


Mon, 21 May 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Appalling conditions for Burundi and Congolese refugees in Tanzania - DW (English)
Appalling conditions for Burundi and Congolese refugees in Tanzania  DW (English)

About 355000 refugees from Burundi and DR Congo live in western Tanzania, where they are barred from working or setting foot outside their makeshift camps.


Tue, 19 Jun 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Fifa grant Saido Berahino permission to switch allegiances to Burundi - talkSPORT.com
Fifa grant Saido Berahino permission to switch allegiances to Burundi  talkSPORT.com

Stoke City striker set for call-up from country he fled aged 10 after playing at six different youth levels for England.


Wed, 01 Aug 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Burundi votes to change constitution as violence and fear intensifies - Independent Online
Burundi votes to change constitution as violence and fear intensifies  Independent Online

Bujumbura - Burundi votes today on its first referendum on constitutional change in 13 years, as the last one took place in March 2005 and was inspired by the ...


Thu, 17 May 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Is This Article Worth Reading? Gmail's Suggested Reply: 'Haha, Thanks!' - The Wall Street Journal
Is This Article Worth Reading? Gmail's Suggested Reply: 'Haha, Thanks!'  The Wall Street Journal

Google's automated email replies, which are being rolled to its 1.4 billion accounts, have baffled users with some peculiar suggestions.


Tue, 18 Sep 2018 07:00:00 GMT
New Cyberdefenses to Protect Your Smart Appliances From Hackers - The Wall Street Journal
New Cyberdefenses to Protect Your Smart Appliances From Hackers  The Wall Street Journal

Two SoftBank-backed companies are teaming up to thwart hackers pummeling some of the cyberworld's most vulnerable targets (think lightbulbs and ...


Thu, 18 Oct 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Burundi Constitutional Court confirms “Yes” vote victory - Independent Online
Burundi Constitutional Court confirms “Yes” vote victory  Independent Online

Burundi's Constitutional Court has validated the victory of the "yes" vote in the referendum on extending the president's term of office.


Thu, 31 May 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Burundi: Many killed in 'terrorist' attack ahead of referendum - DW (English)
Burundi: Many killed in 'terrorist' attack ahead of referendum  DW (English)

The attack comes days before a disputed referendum that could extend President Pierre Nkurunziza's term. The Burundian government has blamed "terrorists" ...


Wed, 27 Jun 2018 19:09:14 GMT
Saido Berahino insists his mission in poverty-stricken Burundi changed his life - The Sun
Saido Berahino insists his mission in poverty-stricken Burundi changed his life  The Sun

SAIDO BERAHINO has shed more than a few tears on his mission to turn heartbreak into hope in his native Burundi. The Stoke City striker admits he let himself ...


Fri, 14 Dec 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Limit president to two five-year terms, says Burundi's former leader - Deutsche Welle
Limit president to two five-year terms, says Burundi's former leader  Deutsche Welle

A five-year term — renewable once — is enough, Burundi's former president Sylvestre Ntibantunganya says in a DW interview as Burundi decides on ...


Thu, 17 May 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Smart Telecom enters crowded Tanzanian mobile market - TeleGeography
Smart Telecom enters crowded Tanzanian mobile market  TeleGeography

Burundi · Tanzania. Smart Telecom, which is owned by Industrial Promotion Services (IPS), the Kenyan-based infrastructure and industrial development arm of ...


Mon, 14 Apr 2014 07:00:00 GMT
Pressure piles on Tanzania, Burundi to approve EAC deal on double taxation - Standard Digital
Pressure piles on Tanzania, Burundi to approve EAC deal on double taxation  Standard Digital

Pressure is pilling on Tanzania and Burundi to ratify tax harmonisation agreement signed eight years ago.


Wed, 15 Aug 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Smartphone Makers Seek Foldable Phones With Flex Appeal - The Wall Street Journal
Smartphone Makers Seek Foldable Phones With Flex Appeal  The Wall Street Journal

Mobile-phone makers think they have a solution to slowing sales: smartphones with big displays that close like books.


Wed, 31 Oct 2018 07:00:00 GMT
The 5 Elements of Building Smart Mobile Apps for Enterprise - InfoWorld
The 5 Elements of Building Smart Mobile Apps for Enterprise  InfoWorld

Join ProntoForms for a 30 minute discussion on the five elements that enterprises' should look for when considering a mobile solution. Mark Scott, VP Marketing, ...


Tue, 02 Oct 2018 18:06:23 GMT
Sensoneo is ready to use America's first NB-IoT network for smart waste - Telecoms Tech
Sensoneo is ready to use America's first NB-IoT network for smart waste  Telecoms Tech

Smart waste solutions provider Sensoneo has confirmed it's ready to be among the first to use America's first nationwide NB-IoT network.


Wed, 25 Jul 2018 07:00:00 GMT
WATCH: Q&A: Minister Lindiwe Sisulu on Israel, Brics and Burundi - Independent Online
WATCH: Q&A: Minister Lindiwe Sisulu on Israel, Brics and Burundi  Independent Online

Minister of International Relations and Co-operation Lindiwe Sisulu talks to Independent Media's Group Foreign Editor Shannon Ebrahim about South Africa's ...


Fri, 18 May 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Alexa Can Do Many Things But Won't Call 911 - The Wall Street Journal
Alexa Can Do Many Things But Won't Call 911  The Wall Street Journal

Americans ask their smart speakers to play music, share the weather and call friends, yet most still can't request to call 911.


Tue, 06 Nov 2018 08:00:00 GMT
There Are Park Benches. And Then There Are Smart Park Benches. - Wall Street Journal
There Are Park Benches. And Then There Are Smart Park Benches.  Wall Street Journal

“Smart” benches are popping up in cities and suburbs around the world. In a Sydney suburb, a town is about to install park benches and tables with sensors that ...


Tue, 26 Jun 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Burundi President Nkurunziza promises to step down in 2020 - The Star, Kenya
Burundi President Nkurunziza promises to step down in 2020  The Star, Kenya

Burundi's President Pierre Nkurunziza promised on Thursday not to seek re-election when his term ends in 2020, easing fears of *fresh* violence in the ...


Thu, 07 Jun 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Viettel Burundi (Lumitel) switches on 4G network in six provinces - TeleGeography
Viettel Burundi (Lumitel) switches on 4G network in six provinces  TeleGeography

Burundi. Viettel Burundi, backed by Vietnamese military-backed telecoms group Viettel and offering services under the brand name Lumitel, has launched the ...


Mon, 29 Feb 2016 08:00:00 GMT
Does Smart Luggage Really Make Travel Easier? - The Wall Street Journal
Does Smart Luggage Really Make Travel Easier?  The Wall Street Journal

Luggage needn't be intelligent to do its job well. For many jet-setters, a sturdy, stylish, relatively dopey carry-on does the trick, and pricey smart bags—with ...


Wed, 23 May 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Retail Rivals Amazon and Best Buy Team Up to Sell Smart TVs - The Wall Street Journal
Retail Rivals Amazon and Best Buy Team Up to Sell Smart TVs  The Wall Street Journal

Best Buy will sell Amazon-powered TVs in its stores and on its website, and also become a merchant on Amazon's website, where it will sell these TV sets ...


Wed, 18 Apr 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Burundi jails official for saying president's foes should be thrown in lake - Standard Digital
Burundi jails official for saying president's foes should be thrown in lake  Standard Digital

Burundi President Pierre Nkurunziza An official of Burundi's ruling party was sentenced to three years in jail on Monday for urging government supporters to ...


Tue, 01 May 2018 07:00:00 GMT
The Ultra-Cheap Phones Even iPhone Users Will Crave - The Wall Street Journal
The Ultra-Cheap Phones Even iPhone Users Will Crave  The Wall Street Journal

Flip phones and candy bars are back, with low prices, great battery life and some modern conveniences. And they might just save you from your smartphone.


Tue, 17 Apr 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Buyoya says arrest warrant is 'ethnic revenge' - The Star, Kenya
Buyoya says arrest warrant is 'ethnic revenge'  The Star, Kenya

Burundi's former President Pierre Buyoya has told the BBC that an arrest warrant issued for him is “a political manoeuvre to hide the difficulties” the current ...


Thu, 06 Dec 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Burundian activist: 'What has Nkurunziza done for his people?' - DW (English)
Burundian activist: 'What has Nkurunziza done for his people?'  DW (English)

Justice and respect for human rights is what the exiled activist, Pierre Claver Mbonimpa, wants for Burundi. In May 2018, Burundians will vote in a referendum ...


Fri, 09 Mar 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Alexa Smart Home Skills Gain Flexibility with New API - InfoQ.com
Alexa Smart Home Skills Gain Flexibility with New API  InfoQ.com

The latest update to Amazon Smart Home Skill API, available as a preview, introduces new capabilities that can be used as building blocks to model device ...


Mon, 24 Sep 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Smart homes: The brighter side — and the darker side - TechGenix
Smart homes: The brighter side — and the darker side  TechGenix

Smart homes are a great innovation and can bestow great benefits to homeowners. But with all the advantages come a slew of potential problems.


Mon, 14 May 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Burundi President Pierre Nkurunziza is made 'eternal supreme guide' - Standard Digital
Burundi President Pierre Nkurunziza is made 'eternal supreme guide'  Standard Digital

[AFP] Burundi's ruling party has bestowed the title of 'eternal supreme guide' on President Pierre Nkurunziza, a party official has confirmed Sunday, as critics ...


Tue, 13 Mar 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Sneha in semis: Kenyan girl shakes off Burundi's Kitambala to reach the last four in Nairobi Junior Open - The Star, Kenya
Sneha in semis: Kenyan girl shakes off Burundi's Kitambala to reach the last four in Nairobi Junior Open  The Star, Kenya

Sneha Kotecha eased into the semi finals of the ongoing International Tennis Federation (ITF) Nairobi Junior Open tournament after edging out Hoziane ...


Fri, 06 Jul 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Mysterious missed calls on cellphones part of worldwide scam - Global News
Mysterious missed calls on cellphones part of worldwide scam  Global News

A telephone scam sweeping Calgary and Alberta has prompted a warning to ignore missed overseas calls.


Thu, 08 Feb 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Taxpayers to part with Sh300m for MPs trip to games - The Standard
Taxpayers to part with Sh300m for MPs trip to games  The Standard

Taxpayers will shoulder Sh300 million bill for Members of Parliament who will participate in sports in Bujumbura, Burundi, beginning today.


Sun, 02 Dec 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Bentley launches in-car Wi-Fi system for uninterrupted mobile network - IoT Tech News
Bentley launches in-car Wi-Fi system for uninterrupted mobile network  IoT Tech News

Bentley has claimed the launch of the world's first super-fast, reliable and secure in-car Wi-Fi system with the launch of its Advanced Connectivity.


Mon, 05 Nov 2018 08:00:00 GMT
The Smart Accessory to Make Your TV Sound as Good as It Looks - The Wall Street Journal
The Smart Accessory to Make Your TV Sound as Good as It Looks  The Wall Street Journal

TVs, thinner and more beautiful than ever, have never had worse sound. You can fix that with a single, easy upgrade to your home theater: a soundbar.


Sun, 10 Jun 2018 07:00:00 GMT
A Step Toward Personalized, Automated Smart Homes - R & D Magazine
A Step Toward Personalized, Automated Smart Homes  R & D Magazine

MIT researchers have built a system that takes a step toward fully automated smart homes, by identifying occupants even when they're not carrying mobile ...


Thu, 18 Oct 2018 07:00:00 GMT
‘I Lost It’: The Boss Who Banned Phones, and What Came Next - The Wall Street Journal
‘I Lost It’: The Boss Who Banned Phones, and What Came Next  The Wall Street Journal

Two thousand six hundred seventeen times a day. That is how often the average person taps, pokes, pinches or swipes their personal phone. It all adds up to ...


Wed, 16 May 2018 07:00:00 GMT
New Smart InkScan App Turns Pen-and-Paper Notes into Digital Ink - T.H.E. Journal
New Smart InkScan App Turns Pen-and-Paper Notes into Digital Ink  T.H.E. Journal

Smart Technologies today introduced Smart InkScan, a mobile app that converts handwritten artifacts into a digital file that can be edited and shared. The app ...


Tue, 27 Mar 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Your Smartphone Is the Best Computer You Own - The Wall Street Journal
Your Smartphone Is the Best Computer You Own  The Wall Street Journal

How to turn your smartphone into the powerful PC it's meant to be.


Wed, 23 May 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Are 'Smart' Classrooms the Future? - Campus Technology
Are 'Smart' Classrooms the Future?  Campus Technology

Indiana University explores that question by bringing together tech partners and university leaders to share ideas on how to design classrooms that make better ...


Wed, 31 Oct 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Enabling the Virtualized Edge with Smart NIC Data Acceleration - Light Reading
Enabling the Virtualized Edge with Smart NIC Data Acceleration  Light Reading

The network edge provides a dramatic opportunity for NFV deployment, as communications *service* providers rapidly convert their existing edge infrastructure to ...


Tue, 23 Oct 2018 09:36:17 GMT
Situation in Burundi not condusive to credible elections: UN - Independent Online
Situation in Burundi not condusive to credible elections: UN  Independent Online

Johannesburg – Despite Burundi making some progress Michel Kafando, Special Envoy of the UN Secretary-General for Burundi, states the environment in the ...


Tue, 27 Feb 2018 08:00:00 GMT
UNICEF Burundi Situation: October – November 2017 - Burundi - ReliefWeb
UNICEF Burundi Situation: October – November 2017 - Burundi  ReliefWeb

English Situation Report on Burundi about Education, Food and Nutrition, Children, IDPs, Epidemic and more; published on 30 Nov 2017 by UNICEF.


Thu, 30 Nov 2017 08:00:00 GMT
Burundi welcomes refugees fleeing DR Congo violence - DW (English)
Burundi welcomes refugees fleeing DR Congo violence  DW (English)

Thousands of refugees have flooded into Burundi to escape a *fresh* outbreak of fighting in the Democratic Republic of Congo. The UNHCR has praised locals for ...


Fri, 02 Feb 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Smart Ports & Supply Chain Technologies - Port Technology International
Smart Ports & Supply Chain Technologies  Port Technology International

The conference will bring together key global industry leaders to address the urgent need for contemporary ports to become smarter, better connected, and ...


Wed, 03 Oct 2018 07:00:00 GMT
The Next Big Thing in Agriculture: Smart Collars for Cows - The Wall Street Journal
The Next Big Thing in Agriculture: Smart Collars for Cows  The Wall Street Journal

The fences that crisscross the vast ranches of the U.S. and Australian Outback seem like an unlikely candidate for tech disruption. But several startups are ...


Mon, 02 Apr 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Victims of Rwandan Genocide Identified in Newly Discovered Mass Graves - Smithsonian.com
Victims of Rwandan Genocide Identified in Newly Discovered Mass Graves  Smithsonian.com

Nearly a quarter century after Rwanda's 1994 genocide began, its atrocities are still coming to light. As NPR's Sasha Ingber reports, four unmarked mass graves ...


Mon, 30 Apr 2018 07:00:00 GMT
2038: A Smart Port Story - Port Technology International
2038: A Smart Port Story  Port Technology International

Port Technology is proud to announce the publication of 2038, A Smart Port Story: Part 1, a new novella taking place in a port of the future, by Dr Eva Savelsberg ...


Fri, 12 Oct 2018 15:53:42 GMT
Amazon’s New Microwave: ‘Alexa, Please Defrost My Chicken’ - The Wall Street Journal
Amazon’s New Microwave: ‘Alexa, Please Defrost My Chicken’  The Wall Street Journal

SEATTLE—In a bid to control the smart home of the future, Amazon.com Inc. AMZN 0.18% is offering makers of electronics a small chip that would let people use ...


Thu, 20 Sep 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Drug Discovery Turns to Smart Throughput - Genetic Engineering & Biotechnology News
Drug Discovery Turns to Smart Throughput  Genetic Engineering & Biotechnology News

High-throughput screens generate lots of hits, but few of these hits make much of a dent against disease mechanisms. To get more bang for the discovery buck, ...


Wed, 14 Nov 2018 08:00:00 GMT
T-Mobile partners with Twilio on NB-IoT developer platform - Telecoms Tech
T-Mobile partners with Twilio on NB-IoT developer platform  Telecoms Tech

T-Mobile's partnership with Twilio bears fruit in the form of a software development kit for the operator's NB-IoT network.


Fri, 19 Oct 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Enabling the benefits of network virtualisation through smart data - Telecoms Tech
Enabling the benefits of network virtualisation through smart data  Telecoms Tech

During the past decade, the telecoms landscape has changed dramatically. The emergence of OTT players has eroded *service* providers' voice and messaging ...


Thu, 19 Jul 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Seraphim to supply 'smart modules' to 9MW solar project in New South Wales - PV-Tech
Seraphim to supply 'smart modules' to 9MW solar project in New South Wales  PV-Tech

China-based PV manufacturer Seraphim Solar will supply smart modules to a 9MW PV plant project developed by the Kanowna Solar PL in New South Wales, ...


Wed, 12 Dec 2018 08:00:00 GMT
The Machine Learning Behind Android Pie Smart Linkify API - InfoQ.com
The Machine Learning Behind Android Pie Smart Linkify API  InfoQ.com

Last week, Google announced Android 9, codenamed Pie. Android is launching a set of new features, powered by Artificial Intelligence. One of the most ...


Mon, 20 Aug 2018 07:00:00 GMT
IBM Announces Most Powerful AI Effort Yet: The Birth of Smart HR - Datamation
IBM Announces Most Powerful AI Effort Yet: The Birth of Smart HR  Datamation

This new Watson-back *service* could help make the world a better place.


Fri, 07 Dec 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Technologies Making Smart Buildings Smarter - Business.com
Technologies Making Smart Buildings Smarter  Business.com

Businesses are taking a cue from the smart home phenomenon and integrating new technology to make their businesses into smart buildings. Much of this ...


Thu, 22 Mar 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Finland is world's happiest country, Burundi least content: UN - The Jakarta Post - Jakarta Post
Finland is world's happiest country, Burundi least content: UN - The Jakarta Post  Jakarta Post

Finland is the worlds happiest country while troubled Burundi is the most discontent, according to a new UN report released Wednesday.


Wed, 14 Mar 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Louis Rwagasore, the unifying prince - DW (English)
Louis Rwagasore, the unifying prince  DW (English)

Prince Louis Rwagasore was supposed to lead Burundi into independence. He was named prime minister but was killed shortly before independence.


Sat, 09 Jun 2018 11:41:00 GMT
Samsung Joins Race to the Bottom for Global Smartphone Prices - The Wall Street Journal
Samsung Joins Race to the Bottom for Global Smartphone Prices  The Wall Street Journal

Samsung is building the world's largest phone factory in India in an effort to tap the industry's next growth area: cheap smartphones.


Tue, 04 Sep 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Smart New CSS Features That Make Web Design Easier - HTML Goodies
Smart New CSS Features That Make Web Design Easier  HTML Goodies

Not long ago, web developers were stuck with limiting tools that didn't let them flush out their complete creative potential. Today, the game has changed thanks ...


Fri, 06 Jul 2018 10:50:22 GMT
State Grid China teams up with German tech association on smart energy - PV-Tech
State Grid China teams up with German tech association on smart energy  PV-Tech

State-owned utility State Grid Corporation of China (SGCC), one of the world's largest employers, has signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) with ...


Tue, 21 Aug 2018 07:00:00 GMT
All Ears: Always-On Listening Devices Could Soon Be Everywhere - The Wall Street Journal
All Ears: Always-On Listening Devices Could Soon Be Everywhere  The Wall Street Journal

Tiny microphones are moving us toward a world in which all gadgets can respond to a voice command. For those worried about privacy: meet a $200 trash can.


Thu, 12 Jul 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Quiz: Can You Tell the Difference Between Gmail Smart Reply and a Human? - The Wall Street Journal
Quiz: Can You Tell the Difference Between Gmail Smart Reply and a Human?  The Wall Street Journal

Google's Smart Reply might help you trim down your inbox, but is its robotic, overly gung-ho tone fooling anyone? Take the quiz.


Thu, 06 Sep 2018 07:00:00 GMT
How progressive local governments are investing in smart cities - Telecoms Tech
How progressive local governments are investing in smart cities  Telecoms Tech

Smart city initiatives are one of the most important developments worldwide in public sector digital transformation. Given the crucial role that cities will play in ...


Wed, 15 Aug 2018 07:00:00 GMT
More telcos cut data cost - study - Standard Digital
More telcos cut data cost - study  Standard Digital

Mobile Data [courtesy] East Africa offers the most affordable mobile data with the average cost of downloading one gigabyte of data (1GB) in Kenya standing at ...


Tue, 18 Sep 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Walmart reportedly partnering with Tencent on 'smart' retail services - Chain Store Age
Walmart reportedly partnering with Tencent on 'smart' retail services  Chain Store Age

A new partnership could give Walmart's digital operations in China a huge boost. The discount giant is partnering with China's Internet services provider Tencent ...


Fri, 08 Jun 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Cyber Apocalypse Now - How Bad? What To Do - Forbes
Cyber Apocalypse Now - How Bad? What To Do  Forbes

Countries and companies are vulnerable to digital attacks of all shapes and sizes. Both have failed to invest nearly enough in prevention and recovery.


Mon, 10 Sep 2018 07:00:00 GMT
PM addresses Grand Finale of the Smart India Hackathon-2018 - Narendra Modi
PM addresses Grand Finale of the Smart India Hackathon-2018  Narendra Modi

Governments alone cannot bring about changes. What brings about change is participative governance: PM Modi The biggest assets of any nation are Shram ...


Fri, 30 Mar 2018 07:00:00 GMT
China’s Big Brother smart cities - Policy Forum
China’s Big Brother smart cities  Policy Forum

With the latest cybersecurity law proving futile in securing privacy, Fan Yang asks whether smart city campaigns are as benign as they claim to be.


Thu, 26 Jul 2018 07:00:00 GMT
PTI Launches Smart Ports Conference - Port Technology International
PTI Launches Smart Ports Conference  Port Technology International

Port Technology (PTI) is proud to announce the launch of its inaugural Smart Ports & Supply Chain Technologies Conference which is to be held in Rotterdam, ...


Fri, 08 Jun 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Arrests as president 'bashed' in match - Standard Digital
Arrests as president 'bashed' in match  Standard Digital

[photo/ REUTERS] Two officials have been arrested after their town's football team allegedly "roughed up" President Pierre Nkurunziza during a match with his ...


Mon, 05 Mar 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Climate-Smart Agriculture Case Studies 2018: Successful approaches from different regions - World - ReliefWeb
Climate-Smart Agriculture Case Studies 2018: Successful approaches from different regions - World  ReliefWeb

Introduction. Climate-Smart Agriculture (CSA) is an approach that focuses on the farmer, fisher and/or herder. It seeks ways to improve the farmer's productivity ...


Thu, 20 Dec 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Running a Business from a Mobile Device - Business.com
Running a Business from a Mobile Device  Business.com

According to ComScore, mobile digital app use has grown by roughly 50 percent in the past two years, with more than 75 percent of that growth "directly ...


Tue, 03 Jul 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Kagame warns Rwanda's enemies they will 'be dealt with' - IOL
Kagame warns Rwanda's enemies they will 'be dealt with'  IOL

Johannesburg - President Paul Kagame has warned "enemies of Rwanda' that they will be dealt with decisively. His warning comes at a time when the East ...


Thu, 13 Dec 2018 08:00:00 GMT
All about PSG's new sensational youth signing - Thilo Kehrer - Sportskeeda
All about PSG's new sensational youth signing - Thilo Kehrer  Sportskeeda

PSG have completed the signing of 21-year-old defender Thilo Kehrer of Schalke FC for 37 million euros. He is yet another product of one of the most famous ...


Fri, 17 Aug 2018 07:00:00 GMT
CVMR Supplies Vanadium and Graphene for New Generation Batteries - PR Web
CVMR Supplies Vanadium and Graphene for New Generation Batteries  PR Web

CVMR Corporation's proprietary technologies and vertically integrated corporate structure are focused on the production of state of the art vanadium, lithium, ...


Wed, 28 Feb 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Smart Telecom Company earmarks USD300m for East Africa expansion - TeleGeography
Smart Telecom Company earmarks USD300m for East Africa expansion  TeleGeography

Burundi · Uganda · Tanzania. Regional operator Smart Telecom Company has set out its stall to invest USD300 million over the next five years to expand its ...


Wed, 29 Oct 2014 07:00:00 GMT
Sri Lankan Parliament May Reconvene After Top Judge Snubs PM's Sacking - NDTV News
Sri Lankan Parliament May Reconvene After Top Judge Snubs PM's Sacking  NDTV News

Maithripala Sirisena is likely to agree to reconvene Sri Lankan parliament next week, Speaker Karu Jayasuriya's office said today, amid indications that a ...


Wed, 31 Oct 2018 07:00:00 GMT

Uganda Cubs lose to Burundi U-20 side in International Friendly - Kawowo Sports
Uganda Cubs lose to Burundi U-20 side in International Friendly  Kawowo Sports

Uganda Cubs lost 2-0 to the Burundi U-20 team at the Stade Prince Louis Rwagasore in Bujumbura on Tuesday afternoon.


Wed, 16 Jan 2019 03:46:00 GMT
General Uganda Cubs coach impressed with output despite loss to Burundi U-20 in build up - Futaa
General Uganda Cubs coach impressed with output despite loss to Burundi U-20 in build up  Futaa

Uganda Under-17 (Cubs) newly appointed assistant coach Jackson Magera is positive that the team will get better ahead of the 2019 Africa Under-17 Cup of ...


Tue, 15 Jan 2019 17:15:23 GMT
Kakaire to lead Uganda Cubs front line against Burundi U-20 in international friendly duel - Kawowo Sports
Kakaire to lead Uganda Cubs front line against Burundi U-20 in international friendly duel  Kawowo Sports

International friendly match: Burundi U-20 Vs Uganda U-17. Stade Prince Louis Rwagasore, Bujumbura (4 PM). Uganda U-17 national team technical bench led ...


Tue, 15 Jan 2019 10:57:00 GMT
Zambia U-23 Coach names a strong squad for Malawi - Nyasa Times
Zambia U-23 Coach names a strong squad for Malawi  Nyasa Times

Zambia Under-23 national team coach Beston Chambeshi has summoned 30 players for a local camp ahead of the March 20 first leg Olympic qualifier against ...


Wed, 23 Jan 2019 21:27:58 GMT
U.S. and Angola endorse new Congo president's election - Reuters UK
U.S. and Angola endorse new Congo president's election  Reuters UK

Democratic Republic of Congo's new President Felix Tshisekedi won important endorsements from the United States and two African neighbours as ...


Wed, 23 Jan 2019 15:33:00 GMT
Amajita playing practice matches on astro turf to prepare for AFCON - KickOff.com
Amajita playing practice matches on astro turf to prepare for AFCON  KickOff.com

Amajita are training on astro turf to prepare for the Africa U-20 Cup of Nations, set to be played in Niger next month.


Wed, 23 Jan 2019 05:49:53 GMT
U-20 AFCON: Aigbogun submits Flying Eagles list to NFF - The Punch
U-20 AFCON: Aigbogun submits Flying Eagles list to NFF  The Punch

Head Coach Paul Aigbogun has submitted to the Nigeria Football Federation his final list of 21 players for the 2019 Africa U-20 Cup of Nations in N...


Tue, 22 Jan 2019 00:04:00 GMT
Utin, Yahaya top F'Eagles list for U-20 AFCON - The Punch
Utin, Yahaya top F'Eagles list for U-20 AFCON  The Punch

Team captain Ikouwem Udo Utin and forwards Yahaya Nazifi and Effiom Maxwell are in the list of 21 players of Nigeria's U-20 squad that would battle for ...


Wed, 23 Jan 2019 00:03:00 GMT
General CECAFA U20 doubtful: Uganda U17 to play Burundi U20 in international build up 09 Jan - Futaa
General CECAFA U20 doubtful: Uganda U17 to play Burundi U20 in international build up 09 Jan  Futaa

As it stands, the CECAFA under-20 tournament will not take place this month, Futaa can confirm. The championship which has been postponed about four times ...


Wed, 09 Jan 2019 08:00:00 GMT
EWB and U-Com (leo) complete merger in Burundi - TeleGeography
EWB and U-Com (leo) complete merger in Burundi  TeleGeography

Burundi. Econet Wireless Burundi (EWB) and U-Com (leo) have completed a merger under which EWB has absorbed the formerly Vimpelcom-owned unit into its ...


Thu, 09 Jul 2015 07:00:00 GMT
Kenya, Ugandan referees selected for 2019 AFCON U20 - Futaa
Kenya, Ugandan referees selected for 2019 AFCON U20  Futaa

The Confederation of African football (CAF) has released a list of 24 referees and assistant referees who will officiate at the 2019 Under-20 Africa Cup of Nations ...


Mon, 21 Jan 2019 09:16:59 GMT
AFCON U20: Nigeria draw Niger, Burundi, South Africa - The Eagle Online
AFCON U20: Nigeria draw Niger, Burundi, South Africa  The Eagle Online

Aliyu Ibrahim, the Flying Eagles' Team Administrator, said on Tuesday in Abuja the match was designed to toughen the team ahead of next month's Africa ...


Tue, 15 Jan 2019 14:30:07 GMT
Flying Eagles face huge burden, says Aigbogun - The Punch
Flying Eagles face huge burden, says Aigbogun  The Punch

Head Coach Paul Aigbogun has declared the readiness of his Flying Eagles side to give their very best at the Africa U-20 Cup of Nations in Niger Re...


Thu, 17 Jan 2019 00:07:00 GMT
Thabo Senong outlines purpose of Nelspruit camp ahead of U-20 AFCON - KickOff.com
Thabo Senong outlines purpose of Nelspruit camp ahead of U-20 AFCON  KickOff.com

Amajita coach Thabo Senong has outlined some of the key reasons for their trip to Nelspruit that forms part of their preparations for the upcoming U-20 AFCON.


Thu, 17 Jan 2019 09:20:32 GMT
CECAFA again calls off U-20 football championship - Xinhua | English.news.cn - Xinhua
CECAFA again calls off U-20 football championship - Xinhua | English.news.cn  Xinhua

KAMPALA, Jan. 15 (Xinhua) -- The Council for East and Central African Football Associations (CECAFA) has again called off the regional U-20 Championship ...


Tue, 15 Jan 2019 12:33:20 GMT
National Under-20 side begin preparations for AFCON - KickOff.com
National Under-20 side begin preparations for AFCON  KickOff.com

The national Under-20 team have reported for camp to begin preparations for the Africa U-20 Africa Cup of Nations.


Mon, 14 Jan 2019 13:32:13 GMT
LGBT+ refugees in Kenya accuse U.N. of failing on protection, shelter - Reuters
LGBT+ refugees in Kenya accuse U.N. of failing on protection, shelter  Reuters

NAIROBI (Thomson Reuters Foundation) - LGBT+ refugees in Kenya on Friday accused the United Nations of failing to provide adequate shelter and protection ...


Fri, 11 Jan 2019 08:00:00 GMT
As It Happened: Uganda Today Tuesday January 15 - New Vision
As It Happened: Uganda Today Tuesday January 15  New Vision

From the graduation at Makerere University to the age limit petition hearing at the Supreme Court, plus a lot more, here is how Tuesday transpired.


Tue, 15 Jan 2019 04:44:00 GMT
As It Happened: Uganda Today Wednesday January 16 - New Vision
As It Happened: Uganda Today Wednesday January 16  New Vision

The age limit appeal hearing at Supreme Court, second day of Makerere University graduation and updates from Kenya after a day of terror.


Wed, 16 Jan 2019 04:53:00 GMT
Rwanda's Khashoggi: who killed the exiled spy chief? - The Guardian
Rwanda's Khashoggi: who killed the exiled spy chief?  The Guardian

The long read: Dissident Patrick Karegeya had fled to South Africa, but was murdered in a well-planned attack. Now an inquest into his death threatens to bring ...


Tue, 15 Jan 2019 06:00:00 GMT
Burundi's Lumitel ready to roll with 4G nationally - ITWeb Africa
Burundi's Lumitel ready to roll with 4G nationally  ITWeb Africa

Having launched its 4G *service* in 2016 in a limited number of regions, Burundi's dominant telco has announced it is ready for national rollout.


Thu, 08 Mar 2018 08:00:00 GMT
UN rights office: Burundi’s government has asked us to leave - Washington Post
UN rights office: Burundi’s government has asked us to leave  Washington Post

NAIROBI, Kenya — The United Nations human rights office on Thursday said Burundi's government has asked it to leave, months after the outgoing U.N. rights ...


Thu, 06 Dec 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Burundi-Football: Burundi beat Tanzania by two goals to nil. - RegionWeek
Burundi-Football: Burundi beat Tanzania by two goals to nil.  RegionWeek

The Burundi national team of Intamba Mu Rugamba under 23 years of age beat on Wednesday, November 14, 2018, in Bujumbura, the team of the United ...


Thu, 15 Nov 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Burundi U-23 bars Tanzania U-23 from qualification in Afcon 2019. - RegionWeek
Burundi U-23 bars Tanzania U-23 from qualification in Afcon 2019.  RegionWeek

Burundi's national team under 23 years has succeeded in crossing the second round after winning the game against Tanzania under the age of 23 a legitimate ...


Wed, 21 Nov 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Get to know ... Akbal Niyonkuru, Fairfield U. student from Burundi - Fairfield Citizen
Get to know ... Akbal Niyonkuru, Fairfield U. student from Burundi  Fairfield Citizen

FAIRFIELD — Akbal Niyonkuru sports a gray Fairfield University sweatshirt and brown khaki pants. His brightly dyed hair and smooth demeanor make him one ...


Fri, 21 Dec 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Burundi under fire at U.N. for expelling U.N. human rights team - Reuters
Burundi under fire at U.N. for expelling U.N. human rights team  Reuters

Burundi's ambassador in Geneva struggled to explain to the U.N. Human Rights Council on Tuesday why his government had thrown out a U.N. team that the ...


Tue, 11 Sep 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Burundi government accuses BBC of 'lying' in its video broadcast. - RegionWeek
Burundi government accuses BBC of 'lying' in its video broadcast.  RegionWeek

Burundi's authorities have dismissed a BBC investigation into alleged secret torture sites as “fake news”.The BBC Africa Eye report said the government was ...


Fri, 14 Dec 2018 08:00:00 GMT
U.N. inquiry says Burundi still committing crimes against humanity - Reuters
U.N. inquiry says Burundi still committing crimes against humanity  Reuters

GENEVA (Reuters) - More crimes against humanity were committed in Burundi in 2017 and 2018, whipped up by rhetoric from top officials including President ...


Wed, 05 Sep 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Burundi-Football: Departure of the Under-23 national team for Tanzania. - RegionWeek
Burundi-Football: Departure of the Under-23 national team for Tanzania.  RegionWeek

The Burundi under-23 national team has flown Sunday, November 18, 2018, for Tanzania where it will play a return match on Tuesday, November 20th in the ...


Mon, 19 Nov 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Burundi Truth and Reconciliation Commission(CVR) presented an interim report to Parliament. - RegionWeek
Burundi Truth and Reconciliation Commission(CVR) presented an interim report to Parliament.  RegionWeek

The Burundi Truth and Reconciliation Commission (CVR) presented, on Wednesday, October 10, 2018, to the two chambers of the Parliament gathered at the ...


Thu, 11 Oct 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Former England U-21 forward Berahino given clearance to play for Burundi - AS English
Former England U-21 forward Berahino given clearance to play for Burundi  AS English

The Stoke City striker is now set for call-up from the country of his birth after playing at six different youth levels for England.


Mon, 06 Aug 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Burundi maintains suspension of foreign NGOs. - RegionWeek
Burundi maintains suspension of foreign NGOs.  RegionWeek

The Government of Burundi has maintained this Tuesday, October 2, 2018 suspension for three months of all activities of international non-governmental ...


Tue, 02 Oct 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Burundi-Football: Preparations for the Under 23 national team. - RegionWeek
Burundi-Football: Preparations for the Under 23 national team.  RegionWeek

Preparations for Burundi Under 23 national team are underway. Thirty-one players in total started on Tuesday, October 23, 2018, at the National Technical ...


Fri, 26 Oct 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Activists: School Policy Reversal Not Enough to Protect Burundi's Girls - VOA News
Activists: School Policy Reversal Not Enough to Protect Burundi's Girls  VOA News

Burundi's rollback on banning pregnant girls and expectant teen fathers from attending school is a victory for child rights, but steps must be taken to curb sexual ...


Tue, 31 Jul 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Burundi threatens to quit U.N. Human Rights Council, sue critics - Reuters.com
Burundi threatens to quit U.N. Human Rights Council, sue critics  Reuters.com

Burundi, beset by accusations of crimes against humanity, threatened on Monday to withdraw from the U.N. Human Rights Council and sue its critics.


Mon, 17 Sep 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Flying Eagles draw Niger, South Africa, Burundi in group A of 2019 U-20 Africa Cup of Nations - Pulse Nigeria
Flying Eagles draw Niger, South Africa, Burundi in group A of 2019 U-20 Africa Cup of Nations  Pulse Nigeria

The Flying Eagles of Nigeria are in the same group as the host country of the 2019 U-20 AFCON.


Fri, 14 Dec 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Burundi chances in 2019 AFCON decrease after drawn match against Mali. - RegionWeek
Burundi chances in 2019 AFCON decrease after drawn match against Mali.  RegionWeek

Burundi drew 1-1 with Mali in the 2019 Africa Cup of Nations (AFCON) qualification Group C match on Tuesday. WHY IT MATTERS: This draw causes Burundi ...


Wed, 17 Oct 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Burundi-Russia relations 'at the best ever', says the Burundi Foreign Ministry. - RegionWeek
Burundi-Russia relations 'at the best ever', says the Burundi Foreign Ministry.  RegionWeek

Burundian Foreign Ministry welcomes “good” relations of friendship and cooperation that have long existed between Russia and Burundi in various areas, ...


Fri, 21 Dec 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Tanzania/Burundi: National Under-23 Eager to Turn Tables Against Burundi - AllAfrica.com
Tanzania/Burundi: National Under-23 Eager to Turn Tables Against Burundi  AllAfrica.com

NATIONAL Under-23 football team, Head Coach Bakari Shime said they are ready to face Burundi in today's Africa U-23 Cup of Nations qualifiers at the National ...


Tue, 20 Nov 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Burundi Vs Mali: The Burundian coach calls upon the public to come and support the national team. - RegionWeek
Burundi Vs Mali: The Burundian coach calls upon the public to come and support the national team.  RegionWeek

As the Burundi national football team, Intamba Mu Rugamba( literally The Swallows in The Army), is expected to lock horns with the Malian national team, the ...


Mon, 15 Oct 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Burundi to attend the summit of heads of state - RegionWeek
Burundi to attend the summit of heads of state  RegionWeek

Burundi will attend the next summit of heads of state of the EAC scheduled for December 27, 2018, in Arusha, Tanzania, said Saturday, December 15, 2018, the ...


Mon, 17 Dec 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Burundi: 25 Foreign NGOs already registered after the 3 months ban in Burundi. - RegionWeek
Burundi: 25 Foreign NGOs already registered after the 3 months ban in Burundi.  RegionWeek

The Ministry of Home Affairs and Patriotic Training, 25 NGOs already come to get registered again in this 3 months period after the government suspended NGO.


Tue, 06 Nov 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Burundi MPs elect 13 new commissioners of the Truth and Reconciliation Commission. - RegionWeek
Burundi MPs elect 13 new commissioners of the Truth and Reconciliation Commission.  RegionWeek

The Burundian Parliament adopted on Thursday, November 22, 2018, the 13 new commissioners of the Truth and Reconciliation Commission, namely CVR ...


Thu, 22 Nov 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Burundi dominates the EALA teams by a 3 round sets win over zero in volleyball games. - RegionWeek
Burundi dominates the EALA teams by a 3 round sets win over zero in volleyball games.  RegionWeek

The EALA interparliamentary games, matches took place this Wednesday, 5th December 2018 in different sports centers in Bujumbura.


Thu, 06 Dec 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Burundi: Defense and security forces exchange New Year greetings with the presidential couple. - RegionWeek
Burundi: Defense and security forces exchange New Year greetings with the presidential couple.  RegionWeek

Burundi's defense and security forces have organized this Tuesday, December 18, 2018, in Bujumbura, vows exchange ceremonies of the new year with the ...


Wed, 19 Dec 2018 08:00:00 GMT
BURUNDI: Amnesty International Footage Purports to Show Mass Graves Outside Burundi's Capital January 28 - Courier Mail
BURUNDI: Amnesty International Footage Purports to Show Mass Graves Outside Burundi's Capital January 28  Courier Mail

Amnesty International released footage and satellite imagery on Thursday, January 28, purported to show mass graves in Buringa, on the outskirts of Burundi's ...


Wed, 05 Dec 2018 13:46:18 GMT
Burundi and Tanzania want to "speed up" regional cooperation on border management. - RegionWeek
Burundi and Tanzania want to "speed up" regional cooperation on border management.  RegionWeek

Burundi and Tanzania want to “speed up” their regional cooperation on Humanitarian Border Management, Mr. Romuald Bahomvya, Deputy Commissioner ...


Tue, 06 Nov 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Burundi National Development Plan for 2018-2027 to tackle the problem of poverty. - RegionWeek
Burundi National Development Plan for 2018-2027 to tackle the problem of poverty.  RegionWeek

Burundi National Development Plan (NDP) for 2018-2027 (PNB 2018-2027) is an “appropriate response” to the problem of poverty in Burundi, said Ms. Jeanine ...


Thu, 18 Oct 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Burundi: Washington "concerned" by the closure of the UN Human Rights Office. - RegionWeek
Burundi: Washington "concerned" by the closure of the UN Human Rights Office.  RegionWeek

“The United States is deeply concerned by the decision of the Government of Burundi to close the office of the UN High Commissioner for Human Rights,” states ...


Thu, 20 Dec 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Burundi has touristic products but they need valorization, Tourism forum - RegionWeek
Burundi has touristic products but they need valorization, Tourism forum  RegionWeek

Burundi has touristic products but they need varolization” in the national forum organizsed by the ministry of commerce.


Fri, 19 Oct 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Burundi-Politics: The closing of the week dedicated to the fighter in Kayanza Province. - RegionWeek
Burundi-Politics: The closing of the week dedicated to the fighter in Kayanza Province.  RegionWeek

On the sidelines of the closure of the week dedicated to the fighter for democracy, the Burundi ruling party members namely CNDD-FDD Bagumyabanga of ...


Mon, 19 Nov 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Burundi-Parliament: Preparations for inter-parliamentary games of the EALA. - RegionWeek
Burundi-Parliament: Preparations for inter-parliamentary games of the EALA.  RegionWeek

The Organizing Committee of the 9th Games of the East African Legislative Assembly(EALA) met on Tuesday, November 6, 2018, in Bujumbura in order to ...


Wed, 07 Nov 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Burundi Head of State, Pierre Nkurunziza, Inaugurated three Charitable Works. - RegionWeek
Burundi Head of State, Pierre Nkurunziza, Inaugurated three Charitable Works.  RegionWeek

Burundi's head of state, Pierre Nkurunziza, inaugurated on Monday, October 15, 2018, as part of the 57th anniversary of Burundi's independence, three ...


Mon, 15 Oct 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Burundi-Business: France reaffirms its support to the Burundi economic sector. - RegionWeek
Burundi-Business: France reaffirms its support to the Burundi economic sector.  RegionWeek

The Embassy of France in Burundi, in collaboration with the Burundi Business Incubator (BBIN), proceeded, Friday, November 16, 2018, in Bujumbura, with ...


Mon, 19 Nov 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Burundi village attack leaves 26 dead ahead of referendum - BBC News
Burundi village attack leaves 26 dead ahead of referendum  BBC News

At least 26 people were killed after armed attackers targeted a village in north-west Burundi, amid tensions ahead of a controversial referendum. The group ...


Sat, 12 May 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Burundi Head of State officially launched the industrial exploitation activities of the gold deposit and associated ores in Muyinga. - RegionWeek
Burundi Head of State officially launched the industrial exploitation activities of the gold deposit and associated ores in Muyinga.  RegionWeek

Burundi Head of State Pierre Nkurunziza proceeded on Monday, October 8, 2018, on the hill of Masaka, Butihinda commune in Muyinga province (north-east of ...


Tue, 09 Oct 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Burundi: Prostitution and household conflicts linked to causes of insecurity in some Provinces. - RegionWeek
Burundi: Prostitution and household conflicts linked to causes of insecurity in some Provinces.  RegionWeek

Prostitution and household conflicts are among the causes of insecurity in some communes of Bubanza province (northwestern Burundi), the administration said ...


Thu, 08 Nov 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Burundi: The construction of a modern shopping Mall to be launched soon. - RegionWeek
Burundi: The construction of a modern shopping Mall to be launched soon.  RegionWeek

The Council of Ministers met Wednesday, September 19, 2018, under the presidency of the head of state Pierre Nkurunziza with six points On the agenda, ...


Sat, 22 Sep 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Burundi: Closing ceremonies of the International Conference of Women Leaders. - RegionWeek
Burundi: Closing ceremonies of the International Conference of Women Leaders.  RegionWeek

Burundi's first lady Denise Nkurunziza has closed, Saturday, October 27, 2018, at the Lake Tanganyika Club Hotel in Bujumbura, the international conference of ...


Mon, 29 Oct 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Burundi Mining companies invited to cooperate with the Government to resume their suspended activities. - RegionWeek
Burundi Mining companies invited to cooperate with the Government to resume their suspended activities.  RegionWeek

The Burundi Second Vice President of the Republic, Mr. Joseph Butore, met Tuesday, October 9, 2018, with the representatives of companies of the mining ...


Wed, 10 Oct 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Burundi-Environment: Bujumbura International Airport to be protected against floodings. - RegionWeek
Burundi-Environment: Bujumbura International Airport to be protected against floodings.  RegionWeek

Start of the cleaning of the Mutimbuzi River to protect the Bujumbura International Airport BUJUMBURA, The Civil Aviation Authority of Burundi, in collaboration ...


Wed, 03 Oct 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Burundi fifth round of dialogue set to be held on October 19-24, 2018. - RegionWeek
Burundi fifth round of dialogue set to be held on October 19-24, 2018.  RegionWeek

According to the speaker of the Facilitation Bureau of the inter-Burundian dialogue, Macocha Tembele, the Burundi fifth round of dialogue is set to be held on ...


Thu, 04 Oct 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Burundi-Road safety: 3526 accidents recorded in 2017, and 2845 accidents in 2018. - RegionWeek
Burundi-Road safety: 3526 accidents recorded in 2017, and 2845 accidents in 2018.  RegionWeek

Statistics have revealed that 3526 accident cases have been reported and registered in 2017 and 2845 in 2018. This was announced by the commander of the ...


Tue, 20 Nov 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Vimpelcom sells telecom units in Burundi, Central African Republic - Reuters
Vimpelcom sells telecom units in Burundi, Central African Republic  Reuters

International telecoms firm Vimpelcom has sold two African businesses, in Central African Republic and Burundi, for $65 million to Econet Wireless Global, ...


Mon, 20 Oct 2014 07:00:00 GMT
Burundi Investment Promotion Agency set to improve business and attracting investors. - RegionWeek
Burundi Investment Promotion Agency set to improve business and attracting investors.  RegionWeek

The Burundi Investment Promotion Agency (API) is concerned with improving the business affairs and attracting investors. This is according to the Director of ...


Sun, 21 Oct 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Burundi backs new constitution extending president term limit - Quartz
Burundi backs new constitution extending president term limit  Quartz

Voters in Burundi have backed a constitutional referendum that could prolong president Pierre Nkurunziza's term in office until 2034. The electoral commission ...


Mon, 21 May 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Burundi to set up capital market for firms this year. - RegionWeek
Burundi to set up capital market for firms this year.  RegionWeek

Burundi plans to establish a securities exchange before the end of this year for companies to raise funds after a slowdown in commercial bank lending, ...


Thu, 08 Nov 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Burundi: Fraud, the main reason for the suspension of the activities of mining companies, according to President Pierre Nkurunziza. - RegionWeek
Burundi: Fraud, the main reason for the suspension of the activities of mining companies, according to President Pierre Nkurunziza.  RegionWeek

THE BIG PICTURE: Recently, The Burundi national Council took the decision to suspend all mining companies along with the foreign NGOs due to the rule ...


Wed, 10 Oct 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Burundi: Security situation has been generally good over the past three months. - RegionWeek
Burundi: Security situation has been generally good over the past three months.  RegionWeek

The security situation has been generally good over the last three months despite some cases of crime, said Monday, October 15, 2018, the Minister in charge of ...


Mon, 15 Oct 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Burundi-DR Congo: Security situation on the Burundian-Congolese border is relatively good. - RegionWeek
Burundi-DR Congo: Security situation on the Burundian-Congolese border is relatively good.  RegionWeek

Burundi National Defense Force spokesman (FDNB), Colonel Floribert Biyereke, told the Burundi Press Agency, on Tuesday, October 23, 2018, that the security ...


Wed, 24 Oct 2018 07:00:00 GMT
U-20 AFCON: Flying Eagles draw Niger, Burundi, S/Africa in Group A - Vanguard
U-20 AFCON: Flying Eagles draw Niger, Burundi, S/Africa in Group A  Vanguard

Nigeria will play hosts Niger, South Africa and Burundi at the group stage of the 2019 Africa U-20 Cup of Nations in Niger, according to the draw conducted on ...


Sat, 15 Dec 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Burundi: Commemoration of the 25th anniversary of the assassination of President Melchior Ndadaye. - RegionWeek
Burundi: Commemoration of the 25th anniversary of the assassination of President Melchior Ndadaye.  RegionWeek

Burundi celebrated on Monday, October 22, 2018, the 25th anniversary of the assassination of the democratically elected president, Melchior Ndadaye.


Mon, 22 Oct 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Burundi President, Peter Nkurunziza, opens Egyptian center for newborn babies, hails Egypt over its support. - RegionWeek
Burundi President, Peter Nkurunziza, opens Egyptian center for newborn babies, hails Egypt over its support.  RegionWeek

Burundian President Pierre Nkurunziza inaugurated on Wednesday the new local hospital in Ngozi province where he also opened the new ...


Fri, 14 Sep 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Burundi's Vote Could Keep Nkurunziza President Until 2034 - Council on Foreign Relations
Burundi's Vote Could Keep Nkurunziza President Until 2034  Council on Foreign Relations

Michelle Gavin is a senior fellow for Africa studies at the Council on Foreign Relations in New York. From 2011 to 2014, she served as the U.S. ambassador to ...


Thu, 17 May 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Burundi: Key takeaways from the 57th commemoration of the assassination of the independence hero Prince Louis Rwagasore. - RegionWeek
Burundi: Key takeaways from the 57th commemoration of the assassination of the independence hero Prince Louis Rwagasore.  RegionWeek

The Burundians proceeded on Saturday, October 13, 2018, to the celebration of the 57th anniversary of the assassination of the country's independence hero ...


Mon, 15 Oct 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Burundi Celebrates the International Child Rights day. - RegionWeek
Burundi Celebrates the International Child Rights day.  RegionWeek

The day dedicated to the rights of the child was celebrated yesterday 20th November 2018 at the youth center of Kamenge with children of kamenge.


Wed, 21 Nov 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Burundi-Diplomacy: The Head of State received the dipolmatic credentials of 10 new ambassadors. - RegionWeek
Burundi-Diplomacy: The Head of State received the dipolmatic credentials of 10 new ambassadors.  RegionWeek

The President of the Republic of Burundi, Pierre Nkurunziza, has received in Tuesday, November 6, at the palace of Ngozi (north), 10 new ambassadors who ...


Wed, 07 Nov 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Burundi hosts the 1st edition of the EAC Sports Games Tournament - RegionWeek
Burundi hosts the 1st edition of the EAC Sports Games Tournament  RegionWeek

The 1st edition of the East African Community (EAC) Sports Games Tournament, started in Bujumbura on Thursday, August 16th, 2018 under the theme: ...


Fri, 17 Aug 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Ex-Burundi leader rejects warrant for his arrest as tactic - CP24 Toronto's Breaking News
Ex-Burundi leader rejects warrant for his arrest as tactic  CP24 Toronto's Breaking News

Pierre Buyoya, Burundi's former president, on Sunday dismissed as politically motivated an arrest warrant issued against him for his alleged participation in the ...


Sun, 02 Dec 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Burundi: The Swearing-in of the new Minister of Communication and Media. - RegionWeek
Burundi: The Swearing-in of the new Minister of Communication and Media.  RegionWeek

The new Minister of Communication and Media was sworn in on Tuesday, September 8, 2018, at the Kigobe Chamber, in the presence of the President of the ...


Tue, 18 Sep 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Boom of biodegradable materials expected in Burundi after plastic is banned - D+C Development and Cooperation
Boom of biodegradable materials expected in Burundi after plastic is banned  D+C Development and Cooperation

The government of Burundi has forbidden to produce, import or sell plastic bags and other plastic packaging. In doing so, it follows its neighbour country ...


Mon, 17 Sep 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Burundi: 1522 new companies have been registered in 2018 by Burundi Investment Promotion Authority - RegionWeek
Burundi: 1522 new companies have been registered in 2018 by Burundi Investment Promotion Authority  RegionWeek

The director of the Burundian Agency for Investment Promotion (API), Mr. Leonard Sentore hosted this Tuesday in Bujumbura, a press cafe during which he ...


Wed, 18 Jul 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Burundi government reviewed five files in Cabinet this week: foreign NGOs suspension reasons and more. - RegionWeek
Burundi government reviewed five files in Cabinet this week: foreign NGOs suspension reasons and more.  RegionWeek

The members of the Government of Burundi, in cabinet meeting of Wednesday, October 3, were informed on several issues, including the one presented by the ...


Fri, 05 Oct 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Burundi introduces East Africa Community Passport - RegionWeek
Burundi introduces East Africa Community Passport  RegionWeek

The 1st vice-president of the Republic of Burundi, Mr. Gaston Sindimwo officially launched Monday, May 28, 2018, the production of the passport of the East ...


Tue, 29 May 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Mali captain Yacouba Sylla left out of squad to face Burundi in Afcon qualifiers - Goal.com
Mali captain Yacouba Sylla left out of squad to face Burundi in Afcon qualifiers  Goal.com

The Mali captain has not been a regular for his Belgian lower tier club Mechelen and is also struggling to retain his place in the national team.


Fri, 05 Oct 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Burundi: ICT Minister calls on youth to "rationally" use mobile phones - RegionWeek
Burundi: ICT Minister calls on youth to "rationally" use mobile phones  RegionWeek

Burundi's Minister of Youth, Posts and Information Technologies (ICT), Evelyne Butoyi, called Friday night young Burundians to use “rationally” their mobile ...


Sat, 04 Aug 2018 07:00:00 GMT
AfDB approves US$322mn loans for road upgrades in Burundi and Tanzania - African Review
AfDB approves US$322mn loans for road upgrades in Burundi and Tanzania  African Review

The African Development Bank (AfDB) Group has approved loans and grant of US$322.35mn for Burundi and Tanzania to finance the upgrade of the ...


Tue, 27 Nov 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Why Rwanda chose to miss out on EAC Games held in Burundi. - RegionWeek
Why Rwanda chose to miss out on EAC Games held in Burundi.  RegionWeek

Rwanda, one of the East African Community, chose not to attend the Inter-parliamentary games of the EAC, which started from December 1st in Burundi, ...


Tue, 04 Dec 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Burundi bans the use and marketing of non-biodegradable products - RegionWeek
Burundi bans the use and marketing of non-biodegradable products  RegionWeek

The Government of Burundi has just established a control framework for non-biodegradable products through Decree No. 100/099 of 08 August 2018 prohibiting ...


Fri, 17 Aug 2018 07:00:00 GMT
EAC games: Tibita to lead attack as Lule names Uganda U-20 team for Burundi games - Futaa
EAC games: Tibita to lead attack as Lule names Uganda U-20 team for Burundi games  Futaa

Uganda Hippos (Under-20) head coach Matia Lule and his assistant James Odoch have named a 20-man squad that will represent the country in the upcoming ...


Wed, 15 Aug 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Burundians demonstrate against a BBC documentary film on Burundi. - RegionWeek
Burundians demonstrate against a BBC documentary film on Burundi.  RegionWeek

The Burundian government held Saturday, December 15, 2018, in all chief towns of 18 provinces, protests against the “lies and montages” of a film BBC ...


Mon, 17 Dec 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Burundi's immigration officers deny entry to Ugandan Scouts Youth. - RegionWeek
Burundi's immigration officers deny entry to Ugandan Scouts Youth.  RegionWeek

More than two hundred Ugandan youths were denied entry by Burundi's immigration officers in Muyinga Province(North-Western of Burundi) and were forced to ...


Tue, 18 Dec 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Twenty-Six People Killed in Burundi Ahead of Referendum on Presidential Term - The Wall Street Journal
Twenty-Six People Killed in Burundi Ahead of Referendum on Presidential Term  The Wall Street Journal

Twenty-six people were killed and seven others were wounded in an attack by an unidentified terrorist group in rural Burundi, the country's security minister said ...


Sat, 12 May 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Under-20 Battle with Burundi Today - Zambia Reports
Under-20 Battle with Burundi Today  Zambia Reports

The Zambia Under-20 national team take on Burundi this afternoon in a Niger 2019 first leg, final round qualifier at Nkoloma Stadium. Zambia who are the ...


Sat, 14 Jul 2018 07:00:00 GMT
CAF U-17 holders Zambia face red-hot Burundi - Boxscore
CAF U-17 holders Zambia face red-hot Burundi  Boxscore

CAF: July 12, 2018 - Holders Zambia prepare for their defying moment in the qualifiers when they host Burundi in the final round first leg on Saturday, 14 July ...


Thu, 12 Jul 2018 07:00:00 GMT
According to BBC, Burundi Intelligence officials are 'using secret torture houses'. - RegionWeek
According to BBC, Burundi Intelligence officials are 'using secret torture houses'.  RegionWeek

Burundian authorities are allegedly using private houses as detention centers for the torture of political opponents. Intelligence officers in the central African ...


Wed, 05 Dec 2018 08:00:00 GMT
All Minerals belong to the citizens of Burundi, President Nkurunziza. - RegionWeek
All Minerals belong to the citizens of Burundi, President Nkurunziza.  RegionWeek

H.E.Pierre Nkurunziza launched a meeting calling for patriotism as a response of structures and companies involved in the extraction of minerals in Burundi.


Sat, 17 Nov 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Highlights of AfricaCodeWeek 2018 closure's ceremonies by Burundi Innovation Hub(BiHub) - RegionWeek
Highlights of AfricaCodeWeek 2018 closure's ceremonies by Burundi Innovation Hub(BiHub)  RegionWeek

Burundi Innovation Hub( BiHub) is the first club in Burundi with an aim to empower the next generation in technology skills. AfricaCodeWeek is a program and ...


Fri, 26 Oct 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Discover reasons why Burundi financial inclusion is still low-rated compared to other countries of the region. - RegionWeek
Discover reasons why Burundi financial inclusion is still low-rated compared to other countries of the region.  RegionWeek

The rate of Financial inclusion of Burundi is still low compared to other countries in the region. This has been put forth by the Burundi Bank of the Republic(BRB) ...


Thu, 29 Nov 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Burundi -Tanzania - DR Congo - Zambia commit to protecting the Tanganyika Lake from pollution. - RegionWeek
Burundi -Tanzania - DR Congo - Zambia commit to protecting the Tanganyika Lake from pollution.  RegionWeek

Pollution and sedimentation impede the navigability of Lake Tanganyika. Experts from the riparian countries of Lake Tanganyika, members of the lake authority ...


Thu, 18 Oct 2018 07:00:00 GMT

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