President Pierre Nkurunziza died of COVID-19
Outgoing Burundi President Pierre Nkurunziza,55, died of coronavirus (Covid-19) not Heart Attack, medics have confirmed today Monday June 15,2020.
He died on Monday, June 8 in Burundi’s capital Bujumbura, with the government announcing that he died from a heart attack.
General Évariste Ndayishimiye, president-elect of Burundi is now the president after constitutional court ruled that it would be wrong for the National Assembly leader (Speaker) Pascal Nyabenda to become interim president till August when Ndayishimiye was supposed to officially assume office.
Ndayishimiye became involved in the rebel National Council for the Defense of Democracy – Forces for the Defense of Democracy during the Burundian Civil War and rose up the ranks of its militia.
Aaron Ainomugish, editorial https://twitter.com/AaronAinomugis3