Reuters/Joe Penney - An anti-government protester throws a tear gas canister at riot police in Ouagadougou, capital of Burkina Faso, October 30, 2014.

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Burkina Faso Protests Extending Presidential Term Limits

October 30, 2014, John Mukum Mbaku

As tens of thousands of citizens in Burkina Faso take to the streets to protest proposed changes to its constitution regarding term limits, John Mbaku discusses the possible impact on the country's governance if the proposed extension is passed.

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