Evariste Ndayishimiye

From Simple English Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

Évariste Ndayishimiye
Evariste Ndayishimiye (cropped).jpg
Ndayishimiye in 2018
10th President of Burundi
Assumed office
18 June 2020
Prime MinisterAlain-Guillaume Bunyoni
Vice PresidentProsper Bazombanza
Preceded byPierre Nkurunziza
Personal details
Born1968 (age 54–55)
Giheta, Gitega Province, Burundi
Political partyCNDD–FDD
Spouse(s)Ndayubaha Angeline Ndayishimiye
Children6

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.