Guinea protests: One dead in anti-government demonstration

Protesters gather in capital, Conakry, over constitutional referendum that would have extended President Alpha Conde's term.

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    One person has died during protests in Guinea after confrontations broke out between crowds and security forces.

    Guinea has been hit by a series of protests since October and the latest rallies are about a constitutional referendum that would have led to President Alpha Conde remaining for a third term, if passed.

    Conde postponed the referendum and parliamentary elections on Sunday.

    Al Jazeera's Ahmed Idris reports from Nigeria's capital, Abuja.


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