Burundi news

Agence Burundaise de Presse,  ABP-Infos
News from the government press agency. http://www.abp.info.bi/

AllAfrica.com - Burundi
Current news sources, from PANA the Dakar based news agency created to provide an African perspective on news events, and other sources. Formed from a merger with the former Africa News of Durham, NC. http://allafrica.com/burundi/

Burundi Quotidien
In French. Recent news from RTNB, Radiodiffusion et Television Nationale du Burundi, the government radio and TV service. Based in Bujumbura. [KF] http://www.burundi-quotidien.com/

Burundi Tribune
In English and French. News on "politics, economy, education, security." The site owner is Fidele Ndayisenga. http://www.burunditribune.com

Subscription only. May or may not have news on Burundi Up-to-date news from, Agence France Presse, AP, Reuters. Your internet service provider (or university) must be a subscriber for you to access the stories. Many universities subscribe. news:clari.world.africa.eastern

The East African (Nairobi)
A selection of articles from the latest issue of the print Kenya newspaper. Also covers Tanzania, Uganda, Burundi, Rwanda news. http://www.nationmedia.com/eastafrican/current/

Flash-Info (Dion-Valmont, Belgium)
In French. Current news on Burundi, published by the Association de Reflexion et d'Information sur le Burundi, ARIB. ARIB was created in Belgium in 1995. [KF]

Global NewsBank
Subscription only. Some universities subscribe. Does not have the latest news but good for researching news from a week ago back to 1985.  Has selected reports from the BBC Monitoring Service (English translations of news), Agence France Presse, IPS, PANA, radio and/or TV stations. [KF] http://infoweb.newsbank.com/

Internews Reports on Burundi
News reports on Burundi and Rwanda by the Arcata, California non-profit organization, Internews, which supports the independent press. http://www.internews.org/PROJECTS/ICTR_Othernews.html

Sample issues online in French, Kirundi, Kiswahili. http://www.intumwa.org/

The U.N. Dept. of Humanitarian Affairs, Integrated Regional Information Network has a mailing list, irinlist, with up-to-date news on the Great Lakes area including Uganda. To join, send email to: majordomo@dha.unon.org. In the message area put: subscribe irinlist.

Subscription only; some universities subscribe. Covers the BBC Summary of World Broadcasts, Agence France Presse, New York Times, Washington Post, Guardian (London), Africa News, Associated Press, TV transcripts, and many more sources. http://web.lexis-nexis.com/universe

Le Monde Diplomatique
Small selection of older articles on Burundi from this major French newspaper. http://www.monde-diplomatique.fr/md/index/pays/burundi.html

One World News Service
Recent articles on Burundi from IPS, Amnesty International, African Rights (London), and other organizations. Has a keyword search facility.
Burundi News: http://www.oneworld.org/news/africa/burundi.html. All African countries:

Current news on Burundi, newspaper articles, newswire stories, UN reports, etc. Maintained by the UN Dept. of Humanitarian Affairs. http://www.reliefweb.int

Rugamba, l'agence Net Press (Bujumbura)
In French. Independent news agency. Has press releases from 1996 to the present, Burundi facts, links to other Burundi sites. Maintained by Compagnie Burundaise d'Informatique, Bujumbura. http://www.netpress.bi

TGS Watch Burundi
Current news links to online sources such as the BBC, South African online newspapers, AllAfrica.com, etc. Background information on politics, history (a chronology, essays with photographs), Bujumbura map, etc. The site owner is Trond Grainge Schjerven. http://homepage.mac.com/trondsc/Burundi/index.html

United Nations, High Commissioner for Refugees
Use the Search to locate news articles. http://www.unhcr.org/