Will African Leaders Call Burundi to Order?

In April 2015, President Pierre Nkurunziza sparked months of mass protests and brutal repression when he sought - and later won - a contested third term. Presidential elections in Burundi are less than a year away and a repeat of the violence that marred the last poll seems likely writes Elissa Jobson and Nelleke Van De Walle for The East African.

Regional leader tried – and failed – to mediate between the government, led by President Pierre Nkurunziza, pictured, and the opposition.

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