11-Mar-2020 to 18:22

EU to evaluate Ivorian electoral process

APA - Abidjan (Cote d’Ivoire) — The European Union will only dispatch election observers for the October 2020 presidential election in Cote d’Ivoire, after a positive" assessment of a mission to be sent to the country in June, according to the bloc's Resident Representative in Abidjan, Jobst Von Kirchmann.

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24-Feb-2020 to 15:19

OIF quits Guinea's "flawed" electoral process

APA - Conakry (Guinea) — The Assistance Mission of the International Organization of the Francophonie (OIF) is quitting Guinea's electoral process describing it as flawed, according to a statement made available to APA on Monday.

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24-Feb-2020 to 11:20

Togo’s Faure Gnassingbe wins fourth straight term

APA-Lomé (Togo) — Outgoing Togolese President, Faure Essozimna Gnassingbe has been re-elected for a fourth term, according to the provisional results of the February 22, 2020 presidential election, the Independent National Electoral Commission (CENI) announced late Sunday.

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14-Feb-2020 to 18:46

Legislative elections in Chad set for December 13

APA-N'Djaména (Chad) — Chad's Independent National Electoral Commission (CENI) on Friday announced that the country's legislative elections will be held on December 13, 2020.

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13-Feb-2020 to 21:40

Tension in Conakry in build-up to March 1st elections

APA-Conakry (Guinea) — In Conakry, the legislative elections coupled with the referendum of March 1, 2020, are the main topic of discourse in coffee lounges, markets or other meeting points.

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13-Feb-2020 to 07:53

Mutharika appeal against Malawi poll verdict dismissed

APA-Lilongwe (Malawi) — Malawi’s Constitutional Court threw out an appeal by President Peter Mutharika and the country’s electoral commission against an earlier order declaring the outcome of last year’s presidential polls null and void.

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11-Feb-2020 to 06:21

Malawi rights groups call for fresh anti-electoral body protests

APA-Lilongwe-(Malawi) — Buoyed by a Constitutional Court judgement that found widespread irregularities in the conduct of last year’s general elections, Malawi’s civil society groups have lined up a series of nationwide demonstrations on Thursday to demand the resignation of commissioners of the country’s electoral body.

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