In wake of purges, President Ndayishimiye keen to kick start economy

Burundian President Evariste Ndayishimiye.
Burundian President Evariste Ndayishimiye. © Jason Szenes/EPA/MaxPPP
A month after sacking his prime minister, Evariste Ndayishimiye is trying to regain the initiative by issuing a range of decrees aimed at getting the economy moving again as quickly as possible so as to strengthen his political base. [...] (512 words)
Published on 18/10/2022 at 04:40 GMT Reading time 3 minutes

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