Burundi’s freshly voted head of state Evariste Ndayishimiye has now taken the oath of office yesterday at a stunning ceremony.
In his oath, Ndayishimiye promised to “dedicate all my force to defending the remarkable passions of the country as well as make sure the nationwide unity and also communication of the Burundian individuals, tranquility and also social justice.”
SURGENIG News reports Ndayishimiye was elected in May in a poll challenged by the opposition and was suggested to take office in August. The inauguration was sped up after his antecessor Pierre Nkurunziza’s sudden demise.
The South African president, Cyril Ramaphosa has recently rejoiced with the freshly sworn-in head of Burundi using his official twitter handle. Right here is Cyril’s Tweets Below
This online Media in addition Finds out that no neighbouring presidents were in attendance when he took the oath of office in the administrative capital, Gitega, where he vowed to safeguard the country’s interests as well as unite its people.
The swearing-in ceremony of Ndayishimiye is coming a couple of weeks after the sudden death of his precursor Pierre Nkurunziza that ruled the East Africa country for 15 typically troubled years.
President @CyrilRamaphosa, President of the Republic of South Africa and Chairperson of the African Union, congratulates the President of Burundi, Major General Evariste Ndayishimiye on his election and inauguration as President of Burundi today. https://t.co/IBBTLKLPhs— Presidency | South Africa 🇿🇦 (@PresidencyZA) June 18, 2020