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  • May 30, 2024

Sports:Mbappe is fit Ahead of Euros,Head coach clears concern

France head coach Didier Deschamps shrugged off any concerns from the French media over Kylian Mbappe’s fitness ahead of Euro 2024, and any distraction his captain’s expected move to Real Madrid …

Tinubu marks one year in office as Nigerians continue to bear brunt of the economy

One year on since Bola Tinubu became Nigeria’s President, many people feel that his promise of “renewed hope” remains largely unfulfilled. Tinubu assumed office with a big promise of new hope …

Yemen Houthi rebels claim to have downed US drone

Houthi rebels on Wednesday claimed to have downed a US MQ-9 Reaper drone with a surface-to-air missile in Yemen’s central Marib province. “The air defence force of the Yemeni Armed Forces, …

Burundi vows to ‘eradicate’ begging as police sweep streets in raids

Authorities in Burundi on Thursday said a police operation rounding up beggars in the main city of Bujumbura would not stop until they had been “totally eradicated” from the streets. Nearly …

Burundi celebrates 60 years of independence in Bujumbura

Burundi celebrated the 60th anniversary of its independence in Bujumbura with a military parade and guests of honor from around the world. The Burundian President Evariste Ndayishimiye during the ceremony hailed …

Human Rights Watch urge investigation into Gitega central prison fire in Burundi

Burundian authorities have not conducted a “transparent, credible and impartial” investigation into the fire at the central prison in Gitega on December 7, Human Rights Watch (HRW) said Monday, estimating that …

38 inmates or more dead in Burundi’s prison fire

At least 38 prisoners are feared dead and 69 seriously hurt after a fire broke out in the main prison in Burundi’s capital, Gitega, on Tuesday. The country’s vice president confirmed …

Burundi’s Buyoya rejects life sentence for murder

Burundi’s former President Pierre Buyoya has rejected a life sentence he received in absentia this week over the 1993 assassination of his successor, dismissing the case as a “sham”. “We reject …