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President Pierre Nkurunziza (Photo credit: Marco Longari) Burundi's president hints at possible constitutional change to abolish term limits
2 January
President Of Burundi, Pierre Nkurunziza (photo credit: Nigeria Monitor) Burundi set to establish commission to make proposals for constitutional amendment
17 November 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 commission says people want presidential term limits removed
25 August 2016
Burundi's President Pierre Nkurunziza is sworn in for a third term at a ceremony in the parliament in Bujumbura, Burundi, Aug. 20, 2015 (photo credit: VoA) Obama to remove Burundi from trade program in response to third-term change and political crackdown
2 November 2015
Burundi"s President President Pierre Nkurunziza delivers his speech after being sworn-in for a third term following his re-election at the Congress Palace in Kigobe district, Bujumbura, August 20, 2015 [photo credit: Reuters] Burundi president nominates new cabinet in controversial third term
26 August 2015