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Breaking News: Burundi President Pierre Nkurunziza Dies Of heart failure

Pierre-Nkurunziza

Pierre Nkurunziza reportedly died on Tuesday of heart attack.

The government of burundi confirmed his death in a tweet below:

The Government of the Republic of Burundi announces with great sadness the unexpected death of His Excellency Pierre Nkurunziza, President of the Republic of Burundi, following heart failure on June 8, 2020.”
The deceased was due to be replaced in August by political ally Evariste Ndayishimiye, who won the May 20 2020 Presidential election.