Who colonized Burundi?

Asked by Shelley Richardson on September 17, 2021

Categories: Travel Africa travel

Rating: 4.2/5 (57 votes)


Is it safe to travel to Burundi? Do not travel to Burundi due to the unpredictable security situation, potential for violent civil unrest, threat of terrorism and violent crime. New Zealanders currently in Burundi are advised to depart by commercial means as soon as it is safe to do so.

When did Belgium colonize Burundi? Burundi: Belgian colonial rule (1916 - 1962) After the outbreak of the First World War the Belgians invaded and occupied Urundi-Ruanda, ejecting the Germans and ruthlessly quelling native resistance (Institute for Security Studies2005).

Who colonized Somalia? Britain colonized the north-west of Somalia in order to produce food supplies for the British in the port of Aden (Yemen). In 1887 Britain set up a Protectorate over Somaliland. France also colonized parts of the Somalicoast.