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Cameroon’s 85-year-old president, Paul Biya wins re-election

The Cameroonian president, Paul Biya wins re-election bid with 71% of the vote, the constitutional council has announced, extending his 36-year rule and cementing his place as one of Africa’s longest-serving rulers. The widely-expected win, announced on Monday, gives the 85-year-old a seventh term in office and could see him in power until at least […]