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Burkina opposition denounces ‘fraudulent’ elections

24 November 2020   |   11:53 am
The Burkinabe opposition accuses President Roch Marc Christian Kaboré of "fraud" after Sunday's presidential election, while the Independent National Electoral Commission (CENI) has barely begun to give the first results. The CENI, which has a week to announce the results, has disclosed the tallies of only about fifteen municipalities out of 366.


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