Burundi: Celebrations in streets as army officer says president sacked

There were celebrations in the streets of Bujumbura on Wednesday (13 May) after a Burundi army general said he had sacked Pierre Nkurunziza as president for seeking an unconstitutional third term in office, and was working with civil society groups to form a transitional government. May 13, 2015

Burundi riot police clash with protesters

Burundis capital city plunged into further unrest on Tuesday amid escalating protests against President Pierre Nkurunzizas decision to seek a third term in office. May 13, 2015