Burundi commission says people want presidential term limits removed


By Clement Manirabarusha, 25 August 2016
Burundi's President Pierre Nkurunziza attends the ruling Conseil National pour la Defense de la Democratie - Forces pour Defense de la Democratie (CNDD-FDD) party extraordinary congress  (photo credit: Reuters/Evrard Ngendakumana)
Burundi's President Pierre Nkurunziza attends the ruling Conseil National pour la Defense de la Democratie - Forces pour Defense de la Democratie (CNDD-FDD) party extraordinary congress (photo credit: Reuters/Evrard Ngendakumana)
 Burundi could scrap presidential term limits from its constitution after a commission set up to hear public views on governance said most citizens wanted no curbs on the number of times the head of state may seek re-election.The central African nation has been gripped by violence for more than...
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