Burundi

Crisis in Burundi heightens danger of regional war in Africa

By Stéphane Hugues, 27 May 2015

After weeks of protests against President Pierre Nkurunziza’s bid to run for a third term, the killing of opposition politician Zedi Feruzi has significantly heightened the threat of civil war.

Attempted military coup in Burundi

By Niles Williamson, 15 May 2015

The military move came after more than two weeks of large protests against the current president’s decision to seek a third term in office.