The great lakes eye has been reliably informed that President Nkurunziza and his inner cycle are engaged in a mafia deal to steal DRC’s mineral resources, exploiting timber and other precious minerals extracted at Mwenga territory in South Kivu Province. According to the grand scheme designed by President Nkurunziza himself, the Government of Burundi is … Continue reading Burundi’s Government inner cycle in a mafia deal to pillage DRC’s Mineral resources
There is ongoing ethnic based fighting in Minembwe localities between Mai- Mai coalitions (CMC) and Banyamulenge Community instigated by the presence and interference of Burundian Armed forces. The fighting in Minembwe has stayed under the international radar, but could broaden and stoke ethnic tensions in the Area. Over the last couple of weeks, heavy armed … Continue reading Burundi’s military forces behind ethnic violence in Minembwe localities in South Kivu
As Burundi moves closer to the 2020 elections slated in May next year, there are signs of deepening political crisis exacerbated by the failure of successive attempts to find a smooth path to the 2020 elections. To date, three main rival groups have emerged within CNDD-FDD based on regionalism politics. The three rival groups consist … Continue reading Opinion: As Burundi goes into the 2020 polls, what next for the country’s future?
One of the genocidal militia's top leaders still at large and was wanted by the International Criminal Court for war crimes and crimes against humanity Lt. Gen. Sylvestre Mudacumura was killed today on 18 September 2019. He was the overall commander of the "Forces Combattants Abacunguzi (FOCA)"; the military wing of the rebel "Democratic Forces for the Liberation of Rwanda (FDLR)". … Continue reading Sylivestre Mudacumura is now done; who is going to step in for the remaining stingless bees?
The current trend of political events in Burundi seems complicated and tending towards the slide. Political observers assess that Pierre Nkurunziza is determined to remain in power come 2020 elections. However, majority believe that his rule has totally shifted from broad-based Arusha accord to patronage based and personal, with his family and clique at the … Continue reading Opinion: The Growing discontent within the CNDD-FDD establishment threatens the dysfunctional and corrupt political system built by President Pierre Nkurunziza.
Joshua & Merina Rampant murders and assassinations are on rise in Uganda and many political analysts indicates that Uganda suffers from inefficient patronage politics and a downward spiral of declining governance, poor economic performance and local insecurity. At present, violent crime, including murder is on the rise as security organs ability to carry out regular … Continue reading The untold story behind the assassination of Tumukunde Merina and Ruhegyera N. Joshua along Entebbe highway
Situation in Burundi Burundi is at risk of a new wave of atrocities as it approaches next year's elections with an unresolved political crisis and a president, who is increasingly portrayed as a "divine" ruler. According to UN Human rights council, the commission concluded in its report that “serious human rights violations including crimes against humanity … Continue reading UN Rights council concerned about the situation in Burundi ahead of 2020
With less than a year to elections in Burundi, Pierre Nkuruniziza and his CNDD-FDD Party have not come up with any road map for succession plans nor a strategy for elections scheduled for 2020. Instead, Pierre Nkurunziza has orchestrated a discreet campaign dividing Burundi’s opposition parties into separate wings. He has effectively decapitated the parties … Continue reading Opinion: Pierre Nkurunziza’s succession Dilemma, is it possible to predict what’ll happen in the 2020 elections in Burundi?
Uganda’s hostile posture against Rwanda has continued despite the commitment manifested through the signing of the Luanda MoU to end hostilities. Uganda’s hostility continues to manifest itself through continued illegal arrests, illegal deportations, and support to Rwandan enemies. Indeed, available facts reveal that Museveni’s sole interest in signing the memorandum was purely a public relations … Continue reading Uganda’s Hostility towards Rwanda Continues in High Gear despite the Signed Luanda Memorandum of Understanding
Kalisa Mubarak In a documentary on ABC news one Kalisa Mubarak is said to be an endangered Rwandan dissident, initially under witness protection in South Africa being targeted by Rwandan spies. The document alleges further that Kalisa gave testimony that help convict four people then fled to Australia. It alleges too that Mubarak received a … Continue reading The story behind allegations of alleged espionage on Rwandans in Australia: Who is Kalisa Mubarak?