Paint it!

By Erica Gateka Matasi Building a good image can take several years and hard work, but destroying it can only take a few seconds. Usually the stories being told about our nation are negative ones. People are made to feel sorry for this poor country. It is sad to see...

In defense of the aspiring presidents

Dear KRis, Thank you for your post, “Why do you want to be President?”, published here last week. In the post you question why there are so many people who want to become President of Burundi. While I found the post to be interesting, I happen to disagree...
Why do you want to be President?

Why do you want to be President?

By Karl-Chris R. Nsabiyumva *Thinking out loud* At a Myles Munroe (R.I.P 🙁 ) conference the other day, while he was praying to close the meeting, he said something like “Lord I pray that you reveal the next generation of Burundi’s presidents in this room…”...
Il était une fois…

Il était une fois…

Par Amahoro Iwacu Il était une fois, un Burundais avait un niveau de vie supérieur à celui d’un Rwandais. Comme on dit, une image est souvent plus parlante qu’un long récit. Pour éviter toute polémique inutile, je me suis gardé d’exposer ce qui, à mon avis,...
#UmurundiInaForeignLand

#UmurundiInaForeignLand

By Karl-Chris Nsabiyumva A few weeks ago I returned home from what I call an “academic world tour” that lasted about three months. Well, it was really just a trip that took me to South Australia for two months and South Africa for about a month, through...