We Must All Protect the Environment – VP

[Daily News] VICE President, Ms Samia Suluhu Hassan, has reiterated the need for the public to embark on serious management of the environment in order to cope with the rising threats of climate change in the country.

[Daily News] VICE President, Ms Samia Suluhu Hassan, has reiterated the need for the public to embark on serious management of the environment in order to cope with the rising threats of climate change in the country.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

“Amizero Y’abarundi” MPs Say Electoral Contribution Is “Illegal” and “Unconstitutional”

[Iwacu] In a correspondence addressed to the Speaker of the National Assembly, a group of 25 MPs of the Independent coalition “Amizero y’Abarundi” consider the process of collecting the contribution to 2020 elections as unclear and illegal. “We cannot …

[Iwacu] In a correspondence addressed to the Speaker of the National Assembly, a group of 25 MPs of the Independent coalition "Amizero y'Abarundi" consider the process of collecting the contribution to 2020 elections as unclear and illegal. "We cannot support a process that violates the law", reads the correspondence. They say Article 4 of the joint ministerial ordinance on the contribution to 2020 elections stipulates that the contribution is not compulsory.

source: AllAfrica News: Burundi

Voter Registration Card for 2018 Referendum to Be Used in 2020 Elections

[Iwacu] Pierre Claver Ndayicariye, Chairman of the National Independent Electoral Commission (CENI), launched on 16 January, the registration of voters from Bujumbura City and Bujumbura Province in the constitutional referendum scheduled for May 2018.

[Iwacu] Pierre Claver Ndayicariye, Chairman of the National Independent Electoral Commission (CENI), launched on 16 January, the registration of voters from Bujumbura City and Bujumbura Province in the constitutional referendum scheduled for May 2018.

source: AllAfrica News: Burundi

‘Fuel Will Be Available Within Three Days’, Says Ministry of Energy

[Iwacu] Since last Thursday 11January, many of the gas stations in Bujumbura town are not providing fuel. Long queues of vehicles are seen at the few gas stations that have fuel. Léonidas Sindayigaya, Spokesperson for the Ministry of Energy and Mines reassures: “Fuel will be available within three days.”

[Iwacu] Since last Thursday 11January, many of the gas stations in Bujumbura town are not providing fuel. Long queues of vehicles are seen at the few gas stations that have fuel. Léonidas Sindayigaya, Spokesperson for the Ministry of Energy and Mines reassures: "Fuel will be available within three days."

source: AllAfrica News: Burundi