Man beside ballot box in the CAR
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Central African Republic: Why presidential poll was delayed

30 December 2015 Last updated at 11:12 GMT

Polls have opened in the Central African Republic in presidential and parliamentary elections aimed at restoring stable government after years of turmoil.

The poll has been delayed several times since February 2015, due to insecurity and logistical challenges.

Abdourahmane Dia explains.