Home » Political Leader » Politician » Bagaza, Jean Baptiste

Bagaza, Jean Baptiste

Born: 1946 AD
Currently alive, at 70 years of age.
Nationality:
Categories:

1946 – Born on the 29th of August in Murambi, Rwanda.

 

1976-1987 – Chairman of the Supreme Revolutionary Council and became the President of Burundi. 

 

1987 – The coup happened, and Pierre Buyoya overthrew him.

 

1987-1993 – He then lived in Uganda.

 

1998 – Buyoya put him under house arrest for allegedly plotting another coup.

 

2002 – Returned back to his country promising to contribute to the troubled central African country’s future.

 

2003 – Released after six months of house arrest on 4th of April.