Burundi’s President Pierre Nkurunziza inauguration ceremony

Burundi’s President Pierre Nkurunziza is set to be sworn in today for a controversial third term in office. The inauguration comes a week early after his spokesperson Willy Nyamitwe confirmed the inauguration on his twitter.

Translation: : This August 20, swearing-in of the elected President, H.E. Pierre Nkurunziza at the Palais des Congrès of…

Preparations are underway in Kigobe, Burundi where the inauguration will take place.

Translation:  Swearing ceremonies have already begun at Kigobe.

Translation: : diplomats present in the oath-taking ceremonies