• Burundi's President Pierre Nkurunziza gestures at the President's office in Bujumbura on May 17, 2015 as he made his first official appearance since an attempted coup against him this week.

    Move follows weeks of political turmoil after President Pierre Nkurunziza announced bid for third term.

    LAST UPDATE : Jun 04, 2015, 3:23 AM EDT
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    Some observers think the early polls will emphasize the futility of the electoral process, and usher in more instability.Africa,lesotho,South Africa,Natalie Shure

    Published Date : Feb 27, 2015, 4:04 PM EST