Former Ivorian President Laurent Gbagbo pleads not guilty at the ICC ++ Ugandan President Yoweri Museveni marks 30 years in power ++ Burundian refugees in Rwanda have a go in the capital Kigali
It's no surprise that Rwandan President Paul Kagame won the election with 98 percent of the vote, since the outcome had been known long before electors went to the polls, writes Andrea Schmidt.
Rwandan President Paul Kagame is poised to win his third term in office. A constitutional amendment allows him to stay in power until 2034. Some say he's a despot; others praise him for his accomplishments.
Several African leaders have refused to step down after finishing their terms. At a conference in Marrakesh, DW caught up with the former president of Botswana, Festus Mogae, and asked him for his views on this topic.
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