Breaking: Burundi’s President, Pierre Nkurunziza, is dead

The president of Burundi, President Pierre Nkurunziza, has passed on.

His death was announced by President Muhammadu Buhari via his Twitter handle:

"It is with profound grief and sadness that we received the news of the death of President Pierre Nkurunziza. President Nkurunziza was a true patriot that steered the country through turbulent times with wisdom and foresight."

"At this time of great pain & loss,the Government and people of Nigeria as well as myself, express our deepest condolences to the Government and people of Burundi. Our thoughts & prayers also go out to the family of the President. May God grant them the fortitude to bear the loss," he said.


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