Evariste Ndayishimiye

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Évariste Ndayishimiye
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President of Burundi
Assumed office
18 June 2020
Preceded byPierre Nkurunziza
Minister of the Interior
In office
2006–2007
PresidentPierre Nkurunziza
Personal details
Born1968 (age 52–53)
Giheta, Gitega Province, Burundi
Political partyCNDD–FDD
Spouse(s)Angélique Ndayubaha

General Évariste Ndayishimiye (born 1968) is a Burundi politician. He is the President of Burundi since 2020. He became president after the death of President Pierre Nkurunziza. He is also the Secretary General of the CNDD-FDD since 2016.

He was the Minister of the Interior and Public Security from 2006 to 2007.[1]

References[change | change source]

  1. "Burundi's ruling party names presidential hopeful". BBC News. 2020-01-26. Retrieved 2020-05-07.