Opposition leader Agaton Rwasa said electoral observers from his party were chased away from some polling stations.
May 21, 2020
Ruling party candidate, general Evariste Ndayishimiye has suggested voters not fear the coronavirus, saying "God loves Burundi and if there are people who have tested positive, it is so that God may manifest his power in Burundi."
May 19, 2020
The announcement comes just days before Burundians go to the polls on May 20 to choose a new president, parliamentarians and local officials.
May 14, 2020
Ndayishimiye, 52, also heads the department of military affairs in the president’s office and has served as minister of interior and security.
January 27, 2020