Concerns Over Safety of Burundi Journalist
Police say Jean Bigirimana, a local newspaper journalist who has been missing for a month, was not arrested.
HRW, 22 August 2016
It is exactly one month since 37-year-old journalist Jean Bigirimana vanished after leaving his home in Burundi's capital, Bujumbura, for Bugarama, a town about 40 kilometers away.… Read more »
Premium Times, 7 August 2016
The Committee to Protect Journalists is deeply concerned about the welfare of Burundian journalist Jean Bigirimana. The journalist's news outlet says he has not been seen or heard… Read more »
IFJ, 11 August 2016
IFJ President Philippe Leruth has called on Burundian President Pierre Nkurunziza to put an end to the massive repression faced by the country's media since May 2015. Read more »