Posts by: akezaburundi

Literature: The fascinating story of Eliseus Bamporineza, 23 years old and rising!

Eliseus BAMPORINEZA was the 2014 laureate of the East African Students’ Essay Writing contest. His play “Amunguranka ni yo mazikesha”...

Meet Marie Chantal NZEYIMANA, founder of Rise for Africa in Norway

Marie Chantal NZEYIMANA is the CEO and founder of Rise for Africa, a non-governmental organization created in Norway in 2018. This...

Meet Dr Cynthia NDUWAYO, Dentist at Kira Hospital and founder of BuDental Mission

Doctor Cynthia NDUWAYO is a dental medicine graduate. She is currently working at Kira Hospital as a Dental surgeon. In an effort to...

Francis Olivier CUBAHIRO elected Chairman of the Internet Society, Burundi Chapter

Internet Society is an American nonprofit organization founded in 1992 to provide leadership in Internet-related standards, education,...

Burundian in the Diaspora: Meet Distinguished Professor Léonce NDIKUMANA, a sought-out scholar from Burundi in the USA!

©Photo UMass Léonce NDIKUMANA was born and raised in Burundi. He got his bachelor’s degree in Economics at the University of Burundi in...

Who are the most followed Burundian singers on social media?

Nowadays, three main social media namely Facebook, Instagram and YouTube come top of mind when determining the relevance of celebrities....

Margaux Wong reacts to her brand being featured on Beyonce’s Website

Originally from Guyana, South America, Margaux Wong is a fashion and textile designer currently living and working in Burundi, East Africa...

Burundians in the Diaspora: Who is AB Nabil, the rising singer and songwriter in the USA ?

Abdallah NITEREKA, known under his artistic name as “AB Nabil”, was born in Burundi. When he was 2 years old his family fled to...

Burundians in the Diaspora: Thereze MIBURO, the mother of four and teacher in high school who turned comedian in Australia!

Thereze MIBURO fled Burundi in 1995 with her family to Lukole camp in Tanzania where she started school. After 13 years as refugee, her...

Burundians in the Diaspora: David NDUWIMANA, a professional gospel singer, songwriter, and music director in Australia

David NDUWIMANA is a passionate, ambitious and highly gifted Burundian singer. Born in Kinama neighbourhood in the north of Bujumbura, he...