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Burundi: 30% of new cabinet female
Hon.  Immelde Sabushimike. Minister
Hon. Immelde Sabushimike. Minister Credit: Twitter (Reproduction)

30% of Burundi President Evariste Ndayishimiye’s cabinet members are women. Portfolios that are led by women are Justice, Labor, Social Affair, Communication and Tourism.

“For the first time, in the history of Burundi, we have a Minister in the government of Burundi, from the Batwa indigenous community. I am so happy!!! congratulations Hon. Immelde Sabushimike. Thank you so much Excellence President of Burundi,” Batwa of Burundi IP tweeted.