Home News Burundi threatens to sue AU, pull out troops from Somalia Friday December 30 2016 Some of Burundian soldiers, part of the African Union Mission in Somalia (Amisom), leave for Burundi after they ended their tour of duty in Somalia on June 28, 2016. PHOTO | AMISOM In Summary President Pierre Nkurunziza said the Burundian forces serving under the African Union Mission in Somalia (Amisom) have gone for more than one year without salaries. Advertisement By MOSES HAVYARIMANA Advertisement In the headlines Ndayishimiye unveils lean Cabinet He has formed a lean Cabinet of 15 members, down from 21. Tanzania attains lower middle income status five years early This ends its eligibility for low-cost loans and preferential access to regional trading blocs. EAC MPs miss salaries in cash crunch Explosion rocks Mogadishu Kenya to reopen its airspace despite increasing Covid-19 cases WHO says first alerted to coronavirus by its office, not China Kenyans could have had Covid-19 before March Unrest: Ethiopia points finger at 'external forces'