Shingai Nyoka BBC News, Harare It was an unexpected early morning national address, some say damage control prompted by growing global criticism. The president's tone was part conciliatory, calling for patriotism, assuring the nation that political and economic goals are on...
By Kizzi Asala with AP New Candidate or Third Term? Ousmane Kaba, was declared on Saturday as the first opposition leader to run in the Guinean presidential elections in October. The candidate currently leads the Party of Democrats for Hope...
By Agencies The world organisation of French-speaking nations is to scrutinise Niger’s electoral roll (voter list) ahead of crucial elections this year, President Mahamadou Issoufou’s office said Wednesday. The impoverished and politically volatile West African state is due to hold presidential,...
by bbcafrica Tanzania's electoral commission has set 28 October as the date for general elections, the Citizen newspaper reports. The commission's chairman Justice Semistocles Kaijage has told a media briefing that election campaigns will start...
The Ghana Centre for Democratic Development (CDD-Ghana) has disclosed it will present a report on its exposé to the New Patriotic Party (NPP) to serve as evidence for further investigation. The Centre for Democratic Development (CDD Ghana), through its foremost anti-corruption campaign platform, has exposed...