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Burundi

Pierre Nkurunziza

Date of Birth: 18/12/1963
Place of Birth: Bujumbura


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Tough talking

Pierre Nkurunziza was elected President last year...


Electoral expectations

BURUNDI: The Conseil National pour la Défense de la Démocratie-Forces pour la Défense de la Démocratie (CNDD-FDD) swept the board at June's elections, placing President Pierre Nkurunziza firmly in charge (AC Vol 46 No 13)...


Turning the corner

Following Uganda's push for free primary education in the 1990s (previous schemes had been held back by the strictures of the Bank and Fund), countries such as Kenya, and now Burundi under President Pierre Nkurunziza's new government, are following suit...


Under new management

So the CNDD-FDD's Chairman, Pierre Nkurunziza, is favourite for the presidency - though he may be disqualified, since he was convicted of laying anti-personnel mines during the civil war...


Too many troops

Another Hutu front-runner, Pierre Nkurunziza, leader of the CNDD-FDD, also fancies himself for the presidency, and wants Ndayizéyé disqualified...


The timetable slips

Minani's divided Frodebu lost many members to Pierre Nkurunziza's Conseil National pour la Défense de la République-Forces pour la Défense de la Démocratie (CNDD-FDD), which could overtake Frodebu in the elections...


Massacre questions

The FAB and their allies, Pierre Nkurunziza's Conseil National pour la Défense de la Démocratie-Forces pour la Défense de la Démocratie (CNDD-FDD), got the green light they wanted to pursue a bloody counterinsurgency against the FNL in Bujumbura-Rural, ahead of the general elections scheduled for November...


Transition on hold, again

The government and its main opponent, Pierre Nkurunziza's Conseil National pour la Défense de la Démocratie-Forces pour la Défense de la Démocratie (CNDD-FDD), both respect the ceasefire signed in November 2003...


Going Dutch

Ndayizéyé and Rwasa agreed it wasn't helpful that fighting continued during the talks yet in Bujumbura-Rurale and Cibitoke provinces, Palipehutu-FNL fighters are still battling the combined strength of the Forces Armées Burundaises (FAB) and Pierre Nkurunziza's Conseil National pour la Défense de la Démocratie-Forces pour la Défense de la Démocratie...


Cart before horse

The Burundian parties in Brussels, the Tutsi-dominated government and Pierre Nkurunziza's Hutu former rebels, the Forces de la Défense de la Démocratie (FDD), hoped to tempt the FNL into the queue for the peace dividend...


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