Distinguished Professor of Economics Léonce Ndikumana, considered by many to be one of the best-known and most widely respected African macroeconomists of his generation, has been named a 2021 Andrew Carnegie Fellow by the Carnegie Corporation of New York. Ndikumana is the first University of Massachusetts Amherst faculty member to … Read More
Rwanda and Burundi have already started mobilising funds for the Akanyaru Multipurpose Dam. The construction of all the facilities related to this project will require an investment of $190 million.
The project to build the Akanyaru Multipurpose Dam will require an investment of US$190 million. This was announced by the
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The Government of Burundi is determined to concretely improve the living conditions of Burundians. Through the Amazi Water project, we aim to facilitate access to drinking water for the entire population, in all municipalities, by 2025.
Amazi Water is an NGO based in Bujumbura, Burundi. We partner with other Burundi … Read More
Burundi and Tanzania are seeking to raise $1.9 billion for a railway linking the two East African nations that could help landlocked Burundi boost its mineral exports, an official said.
“Now is the time to start fund-raising” for the 190-kilometer (118 mile) line from Musongati in Burundi to Tanzania’s Isaka, … Read More
Burundi’s new president, Evariste Ndayishimiye is ready to unite the country and change its global image. Burundi is one of the poorest countries on the continent and is losing foreign direct investments and aids. More importantly, because there are rampant human rights abuses involving the military.
President Ndayishimiye is 52-year … Read More
After 15 years in power, Burundi’s President Pierre Nkurunziza dies of cardiac arrest at age 55. He was due to step down in August, but had been hospitalised on Saturday after feeling unwell. Leaders across the world have paid their tribute;
President Cyril Ramaphosa expressed his sadness on Wednesday at … Read More
Rusumo 80MW hydroelectric power station is 59% complete.
The construction of Rusumo Hydroelectric Power Station to generate 80MW has now reached 59% compared to 32% in June last year. The revelations were made by the outgoing chairman of Energy Ministers from Tanzania, Burundi and Rwanda, Tanzanian Minister for Energy, Dr … Read More
The U.S. Embassy in Bujumbura is part of the Department of State, the Defense Intelligence Agency, and the U.S. Agency for International Development. We are looking for a qualify person to work as an Heating, Ventilation and Air Conditioning (HVAC) personnel.
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