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Pope Francis with Archbishop Bernard Ntahoturi

Pope Francis greets Anglican Archbishop Bernard Ntahoturi, together with the outgoing director of Rome's Anglican Centre, Archbishop David Moxon

Pope Francis meets new head of Anglican Centre, AB Ntahoturi

02/06/2017 18:13

Pope Francis meets the incoming director of the Anglican Centre, Archbishop Bernard Ntahoturi of Burundi, who says his appointment can help Anglicans and Catholics work more closely together on key issues of reconciliation, poverty and human trafficking

Archbishops Bernard Ntahoturi and Justin Welby

The newly appointed director of the Anglican Centre in Rome, Archbishop Bernard Ntahoturi of Burundi, with the Archbishop of Canterbury Justin Welby

New Anglican Centre director is Burundi Archbishop Ntahoturi

17/03/2017 10:39

The new director of the Anglican Centre in Rome and representative of the Archbishop of Canterbury to the Vatican will be the former head of the Anglican Church in Burundi, Archbishop Bernard Ntahoturi.

 Burundi's President Pierre Nkurunziza

Burundi's President Pierre Nkurunziza

Crisis in Burundi continues

23/04/2016 10:51

Burundians continue to flee the country one year after the crisis in that country began.

 

Burundi's President Pierre Nkurunziza (L) and the United Nations Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon address a news conference in the capital Bujumbura Febr

Burundi's President Pierre Nkurunziza (L) and the United Nations Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon address a news conference in the capital Bujumbura February 23, 2016

Burundi president agrees to inclusive dialogue

23/02/2016 12:51

Ban Ki-moon says Burundi's President Pierre Nkurunziza has agreed to begin an inclusive dialogue to end a months-long political crisis in his country. 

 

Covered body of unidentified man killed during gunfire one night in Burundian capital, Bujumbura.

Covered body of unidentified man killed during gunfire one night in Burundian capital, Bujumbura.

Caritas: “complete climate of fear” in Burundi

29/01/2016 16:09

A Caritas official says the tit-for-tat killings seen in Burundi over the past months have created “a complete climate of fear” among the local population. 

Former Burundi presidents Pierre Buyoya left, Sylvester Ntibatunganya, second left, speak with U.S. Special Envoy for the Great Lakes Region of Africa

Former Burundi presidents Pierre Buyoya left, Sylvester Ntibatunganya, second left, speak with U.S. Special Envoy for the Great Lakes Region of Africa, Thomas Perriello during peace talks on December 28, 2015. Perriello returns to the region on Thursday.

Africa Great Lakes region faces democracy challenges in 2016

13/01/2016 16:28

Thomas Perriello, the United States Special Envoy for the Great Lakes Region of Africa, speaks to Vatican Radio.

Kenyas and Burudians hold a prayer vigil in Nairobi, Kenya to end the violence in Burundi

Kenyas and Burudians hold a prayer vigil in Nairobi, Kenya to end the violence in Burundi

'Burundi near civil war': UNHCR

16/12/2015 06:27

Burundi is quickly sliding back into outright civil war. That’s according to the United Nations (UNHCR), who says its aid agencies are responding to increased violence in the country with emergency response teams