Burundi: Evariste Ndayishimiye elected president, opposition disputes

Evariste Ndayishimiye, candidate for the ruling party and elected president of Burundi on Monday with 68.72% of the vote, saw his victory questioned by his main opponent Agathon Rwasa. Unless the opposition has successfully appealed, General Ndayishimiye, 52, will succeed President Pierre Nkurunziza, in power since 2005.

In the Ivory Coast, more than 2,000 cases and 30 coronavirus deaths were registered on May 24 in the country. One week after those inside, schools in the economic capital have mostly opened.

In this edition we get Mustapha Kessous, director of “Algérie mon amour”, a documentary that takes place in the heart of Hirak, the protest movement that shook Algeria for a year.