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Burundi's ruling party says Gen. Ndayishimiye to stand in May vote

Sunday January 26, 2020

 

BY AFP

Burundi's ruling party said Sunday that party leader General Evariste Ndayishimiye will be its candidate in a presidential election in May.

Ndayishimiye is an ally of current President Pierre Nkurunziza who will not seek a new mandate after his controversial election to a third term in 2015 plunged the country into crisis.

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