Guinea to vote on new constitution Sunday

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Guineans will head to the polls to adopt a new constitution on Sunday March 1.

This comes after months of protests ignited by charges seen as a move by President Alpha Conde to hung unto power.

According to the government, the draft constitution will among other things, codify gender equality, ban female circumcision and under-age marriage.

However, critics fear the real motive is to reset presidential term limits that will allow 81- year old Conde to run for a third term in office later this…
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