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Journalist Released From Prison in Burundi After Convicted of Treason By the State

May 20, 2011

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DRAFTED BY: Ashly Bloxon BURUNDI.– Jean-Claude Kavumbagu, the editor of a Burundian online news agency, Netpress, was released from prison on May  16, 2011. Jean-Claude Kavumbagu, was arrested in July 2010 after publishing an article in his online news journal that questioned the Burundian army’s ability to respond to possible threats from the Somali militant group al-Shabaab. […]

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