ELECTIONS | ELECTIONS

06-Oct-2022 to 10:19

Supreme Court judge nominated to head S/Africa’s electoral court

APA-Pretoria (South Africa) — South Africa’s Judicial Service Commission (JSC) has recommended the appointment of Supreme Court of Appeal judge Dumisani Zondi as the new chairperson of the country’s electoral court, APA leant on Thursday.

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04-Oct-2022 to 06:54

SADC urges restraint as Lesotho heads for elections

APA-Maseru (Lesotho) — The Southern African Development Community (SADC) has called for all Lesotho stakeholders to exercise restraint as the kingdom heads for eagerly awaited parliamentary elections set for Friday.

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21-Sep-2022 to 21:15

Nigeria outs final list of presidential contenders

APA – Lagos (Nigeria) — Nigeria’s Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has released the final lists for the 2023 presidential and National Assembly elections.

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15-Sep-2022 to 06:18

EU deploys observer mission for Lesotho parliamentary polls

APA-Maseru (Lesotho) — The European Union on Wednesday launched a 22-member election observation mission to monitor Lesotho’s general elections set for October 7.

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14-Sep-2022 to 09:42

Lesotho court declares state of emergency illegal

APA-Maseru (Lesotho) — Lesotho’s Constitutional Court has declared last month’s declaration of a state of emergency by Prime Minister Moeketsi Majoro and the reconvening of parliament by King Letsie III violated the country’s constitution.

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06-Sep-2022 to 12:49

Nairobi: What's Kenyatta's take on Ruto's election

APA-Nairobi (Kenya) — Outgoing president Uhuru Kenyatta has refrained from congratulating his deputy William Ruto over his election victory even after it was upheld by the supreme court following a last ditch effort by opposition leader Raila Odinga to overturn it.

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05-Sep-2022 to 13:34

Kenyan Supreme Court validates Ruto’s election

APA - Nairobi (Kenya) — Kenya’s Supreme Court on Monday rejected the appeal of the country’s veteran opposition leader Raila Odinga, confirming the victory of former Vice President William Ruto in the August 9 presidential election.

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