Burundi: President Evariste Ndayishimiye To Be Sworn In On Thursday

Posted by - June 16, 2020

Burundi’s newly-elected president Evariste Ndayishimiye will be sworn in on Thursday 18th June 2020, the foreign ministry announced, in a ceremony fast-tracked by the sudden death of the incumbent, president Pierre Nkurunziza. Nkurunziza died on June 8 aged 55, of what authorities said was heart failure. His death came less than two weeks after his