Guinea-Bissau outgoing president delivers New Year message amid tears

Outgoing president of Guinea-Bissau Jose Mario Vaz broke down as he delivered his new year's address. Vaz said he was happy that he was leaving behind a stable country.

Vaz's crisis-hit tenure which began in 2014 is due to end shortly. He lost a first-round vote to front-runners Domingos Simoes Pereira and Umaro Sissoco Embalo - both were his former Prime Ministers.

"No matter where I am, whether in Bissau, in my village, in my office, or in my rice field, every citizen, every leader and all …

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