Burundi opposition files election petition

Burundi opposition files election petition

*Burundian opposition leader Agathon Rwasa filed on Thursday a case at the constitutional court challenging the May 20 presidential election outcome, saying he had evidence of fraud.*

Burundi’s election commission said on Monday the ruling party candidate, retired General Evariste Ndayishimiye, had won the presidential election with 69% of votes cast.

It said Rwasa had garnered 24% of the vote.

The commission’s Chairman Pierre Claver Kazihise said the turnout had been huge and the election wa…
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