Military mounts Coup in Burundi

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Interim President of Burundi, Gen, Godefroid Niyombare

The army has announced they are taking over power as President Pierre Nkurunziza joins his East African counterparts in Dar es Salaam to discuss the depeening crisis.

General Godefroid Niyombare is now the interim president, and thousands of Burundians are jubilating in the streets of Bujumbura.

Details to follow….