Burundi‘s President Pierre Nkurunziza, aged 55, has died of Cardiac arrest.
He was admitted to hospital on Saturday after feeling unwell, his condition improved but on Monday he had a cardiac arrest and efforts to revive him were unsuccessful, officials say.
After 15 years in power, Mr Nkurunziza was due to step down in August. Nkurunziza has been in power since 2005 until his death.
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