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IWACU ciblé

Mon ex-patron Antoine Kaburahe du Journal Iwacu, le plus récent journaliste d’enquête burundais a être interpellé, tiré devant la justice, malmené et rélâché comme un chat errant que des garçons de 11 ans sont tannés à jouer avec. La personne … Continue reading

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Burundi close to the edge

For those of you who have been following my personal Facebook (or who follow African current events in general) you know about the deterioration of the situation in Burundi. The UN has debated sending in a peacekeeping force, and that … Continue reading

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‘Qu’est-ce que tu deviens?’

My apologies for the lack of an update; I have been dealing with some technical difficulties lately… The war drags on. I will post a few relevant articles if you would like to read about it from other perspectives than … Continue reading

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24 ème jour des manifestations

Originally posted on Le Burundi Libre:
Les manifestations ont bel et bien eu lieu en bon nombre dans les localités de Musaga, Kanyosha, Ngagara, Cibitoke, Kinindo, Kibenga, Nyakabiga, Muyira, Matana, Ijenda, Mukike, Nyabiraba et Jabe. Dans certains endroits, des tirs…

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This is an out of office notice.

This is an out of office notice. My mind is elsewhere. Over the past week, the situation in Burundi has gotten far worse. On Tuesday, there was a military coup attempt. A former high-ranking general named Godefroid Niyombare took over … Continue reading

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NGO with Quebec roots helps Bujumbura flood victims

Bravo Ministries, the Burundian NGO behind the Musaga ex-prostitutes project link in French has put together a great project to support 60 families who were victims of last month’s floods in Bujumbura. They also now have a well-done WordPress so … Continue reading

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A few thoughts on the Winter Olympics

OK, I admit it, there is other work I could be doing, but I am watching the Winter Olympics. I daresay the same is true for much of Canada. Right now I’m flipping back and forth between a live webcast … Continue reading

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