Burundi: 17 bapfiriye mu mpanuka y’imodoka mu bilometelo nka 17 uvuye mu murwa mukuru Bujumbura.

Imodoka yakoze impanuka
Image caption Imodoka yari itwaye abagenzi bavaga i Bujumbura berekeza muri Isale

Abantu 17 bapfiriye mu mpanuka y'imodoka yaraye ibaye mu bilometelo nka 17 uvuye mu murwa mukuru Bujumbura.

Imodoka yo mu bwoko bwa bisi itwara abagenzi y'ikigo Otraco yari itwaye abantu bava i Bujumbura berekeza muri komini Isale iri nko mu bilometero 24 yataye umuhanda igwa mu muringoti. Umuyobozi w'iyo komini, Gilbert Niyonkuru, yabwiye BBC ko abantu 17 bapfuye. Yongeyeho ko batangiye ibikorwa byo gushyingura ababuze ubuzima kubera ikibazo cyo kutagira uburuhukiro buhagije bw'imirambo yabo.

Image caption Imodoka yo mu bwoko bwa bisi yakoze impanuka imaze guta umuhanda

Mbere hari havuzwe ko hapfuye abantu 18 ariko Bwana Niyonkuru avuga ko umwe mu bakekwaga ko yapfuye basanze agihumeka. Abandi 55 bakomeretse bajyanywe ku bitaro bya Rushubi muri ako gace no mu bindi bitaro bitandukanye i Bujumbura.

Ntibiramenyekana neza icyateye iyo mpanuka ariko ubutegetsi buvuga ko icyihutirwa ari ukwita ku bakomeretse no gushyingura abapfuye.