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Coordinates: 4°20′36″S 29°36′19″E / 4.34333°S 29.60528°E / -4.34333; 29.60528

Nyanza Lac, Burundi
Nyanza Lac, Burundi is located in Burundi
Nyanza Lac, Burundi
Nyanza Lac, Burundi
Location in Burundi
Coordinates: 4°20′36″S 29°36′19″E / 4.34333°S 29.60528°E / -4.34333; 29.60528
Country Flag of Burundi.svg Burundi
Province Makamba Province

Nyanza Lac is a city in southern Burundi, in Makamba Province. The city is located on the shores of Lake Tanganyika, to the south of Mutambara and close to the border with Tanzania.

References[edit]

Fitzpatrick, M., Parkinson, T., & Ray, N. (2006) East Africa. Footscray, VIC: Lonely Planet.


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79 news items

Yahoo News

Yahoo News
Mon, 27 Jul 2015 07:48:45 -0700

In mid-May, rebel generals attempted to overthrow Nkurunziza in a coup, which failed. They have since launched a rebellion in the north of the country. Clashes were reported in the southwestern region near the Nyanza Lac area over the weekend, police ...

IRINnews.org

IRINnews.org
Tue, 21 Jul 2015 11:45:42 -0700

It's shocking to call family members in the province of Nyanza Lac and find their phones switched off. Why? They've fled the country, school children included. They finished the school year but missed their exams and left for camps in Tanzania ...
 
AllAfrica.com
Tue, 09 Dec 2014 02:07:08 -0800

Hunger and the fear of a civil war erupting after the elections are pushing many families in Nyanza Lac to leave Burundi. More than 100 families have left their villages in Nyanza Lac, Makamba province. In Nyabigina village 60 families vacated their plots.

Deutsche Welle

Deutsche Welle
Tue, 28 Jul 2015 10:48:45 -0700

Selon les informations recueillies par la Deutsche Welle, les assaillants se seraient infiltrés au Burundi en passant par le lac Tanganyika (ou Tanganika), l'un des plus grands d'Afrique. Théâtre des combats, la commune de Nyanza-lac. Plusde précisions ...

Jeune Afrique

Jeune Afrique
Mon, 27 Jul 2015 10:26:59 -0700

L'administration locale et les témoins sur place parlent d'un groupe fortement armé qui a rejoint le Burundi par bateau, où il a affronté l'armée dans la commune de Nyanza-Lac, à une centaine de kilomètres au sud de la capitale Bujumbura. Aucun bilan n ...

IRINnews.org

IRINnews.org
Thu, 23 Jul 2015 06:41:15 -0700

Il est bouleversant de découvrir, lorsque vous tentez d'appeler des membres de votre famille qui habitent la province de Nyanza Lac, que leurs téléphones ont été éteints. Pourquoi ? Parce qu'ils ont fui le pays. Les nombreux écoliers qui se trouvent ...
 
UNHCR (press release)
Mon, 29 Jun 2015 06:52:30 -0700

"We had hope, we thought that diplomatic discussions would bring us peaceful elections but the situation is not getting better" said Nimbuna, a 34-year-old refugee, from Nyanza Lac, southern Burundi. In Nyarugusu's Charité reception centre, one of many ...

UNICEF (press release)

UNICEF (press release)
Wed, 01 Jul 2015 15:16:50 -0700

“It's the first time we can track cholera cases using SMS alerts,” says Gloriose Nsengiyumva, in charge of the health information systems at the health district at Nyanza Lac. “It's the quickest way to alert the central level, who can then follow all ...
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