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Burundians vote in referendum to extend president’s rule

Bujumbura, Burundi, May 17 – Burundians voted Thursday in a referendum on constitutional reforms that, if passed, will shore up the power of President Pierre Nkurunziza and enable him to rule until 2034. Police, soldiers and armoured vehicles were out in full force for the referendum which comes three years after Nkurunziza sought a controversial […]...

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Published By: capitalfm - Thursday, 17 May