Burundi

Country Profile 

The Republic of Burundi is in the Great Rift Valley where the African Great Lakes region and East Africa converge. It is bordered by Rwanda to the north, Tanzania to the east and southeast, and the Democratic Republic of the Congo to the west; Lake Tanganyika lies along its southwestern border.
 www.burundi.gov.bi 

Head of State: H.E Gen. Evariste Ndayishimiye
Capital City: Bujumbura
Independence Day: July 01.1962
Area/Size of country (km²): 27.834 square kilometers
Time Zone: GMT +2

Languages: Kirundi, French, English 
Currency: Burundi franc (FBu)(BIF)
GDP: USD 3.0 Billion
Government website link: www.burundi.gov.bi
Natural resources: gold, copper, uranium, tungsten, nickel, tin, peat, platinum, limestone

Ministry Responsible for COMESA Affairs 

Ministre du Commerce,
de l’Industrie et du Tourisme
B.P. 492
BUJUMBURA
République du Burundi

National COMESA Focal Point

Monsieur Chrysologue Mutwa
Directeur général
du Commerce
Ministère du
commerce, de l’Industrie,
et du Tourisme
B.P. 492
BUJUMBURA
République du
Burundi

Tél (Bureau) : +257 22 242833
Mobile : +257 75 741671 / +257 61 039 101 / +257 79 239 019
Courriel: mutchryso@yahoo.fr

Permanent Representative in Lusaka

Son Excellence
Monsieur Pascal Ruhomvyumworo
Ambassadeur de la
République du Burundi
et
Représentant permanent près le COMESA
Ambassadeur de la
République du Burundi
6 United Nations
Avenue, Longacres
LUSAKA
Zambie

Tél:+260 211 258810 / 258811
Courriel: ambabulskabi@gmail.com or pasruho@gmail.com