July 1, 2010 /
It was literally no surprise that Burundi’s president Pierre Nkurunziza won reelection on Monday.
June 30, 2010 /
I'm in Burundi because it's one of the countries on the UN Peacebuilding Commission's agenda, but I scheduled the trip to coincide with its presidential campaign and elections.
June 25, 2010 /
A coup isn't really a coup until the general commandeers a local radio station. In Africa radio is king.
June 23, 2010 /
Christian Science Monitor
Less than a week away from its first presidential vote since the last armed group laid down their guns, Burundi’s election is still missing a critical ingredient: candidates. Only President Pierre...