Bujumbura, Burundi – On the celebration of the 27th anniversary of National Unity  today February 5, 2018, Mr. Abel GASHATSI president of UPRONA political party said that the problem of Burundians has been the exclusion based on ethnic origin and urged that all Burundians from different ethnic background be considered sons of the country and treated equally.

The president of the Uprona party recognizes and understand that there are Burundians who fled the country due to the unrest caused by 2015 elections but appealed to them to return home because the National Unity is a reality.

On the other Evariste NGOYAGOYE, the bishop of the Diocese of Bujumbura called for love and asked for forgiveness from God because Burundians have committed crimes and sinned against God and continue committing crimes.