UN envoy in Burundi deplores killing of provincial governor

The murders of the governor of Bubanza province and his bodyguard were deplorable, the top United Nations envoy for Burundi said today.

Cholera outbreak, food shortages and bad weather threaten Burundians, UN says

Cholera has broken out in some of the most densely populated suburbs of Burundi's capital, Bujumbura, and more than 50 cases have been reported to public health facilities, the United Nations Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs (OCHA) says.