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Burundi votes in referendum over president’s 2034 ‘power grab’

The Guardian – Opposition politicians in Burundi have urged voters to peacefully resist an effort by authorities to “steal power” in a referendum that some fear could spark widespread violence.

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President Buhari’s fight to recover Nigeria’s stolen assets

DW– For quite some time now, Nigeria has been intensifying efforts to recover stolen state assets from abroad. President Muhammadu Buhari’s government has won some recent battles — but it

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Tanzania’s President Refuses to Extend Presidential Term Limit

DAR ES SALAAM (Reuters) – Tanzanian President John Magufuli on Monday rejected calls from some of his supporters to extend his rule beyond the constitutional limit of two, five-year terms,

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Kenya court cancels presidential election result

  DW – Marking a major setback for Kenya’s president, the country’s Supreme Court has accused the electoral board of committing “irregularities and illegalities” during the election. Kenya’s Supreme Court

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Kenya elections: three women make political history

VOA News – Under the shadow of an ongoing tallying dispute in Kenya’s presidential election, three women are set to become governors. However, there is still a long road to