US and AU condemn failed assassination of Nkurunziza’s top aide

The African Union Commissioner for Peace and Security, Smail Chergui, says the African Union strongly condemned the failed assassination attempt on President Nkurunziza’s spokesperson, Willy Nyamitwe. Mr Nyamitwe escaped the assassination attempt of Monday night but he was wounded. His police escort was however killed in the attack. Burundi’s police spokesman Pierre Nkurukiye confirmed on…

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