Burundi Women Enter Male Drumming Domain

Updated: Thu 22 May, 08:24 am

Burundian women have taken up playing traditional drums, although some men regard the phenomenon as a positive step towards gender equality, for others it is an insult to the country's culture and … read more »

Concerns Over Political Developments in Burundi

Updated: Fri 11 Apr, 05:53 am

The United Nations say it is receiving "troubling" information about recent developments in the country and has called on the government to address ongoing political violence and restrictions on human … read more »

Politician Joins Congo Rebel Group

Updated: Thu 3 Jan, 12:23 am 2013

An opposition politician, Roger Lumbala, has reportedly become a member of M23, a group responsible for some of the violence in the eastern part of the country. read more »