POLITIQUES | POLITICS

29-Nov-2022 to 08:07

Namibia’s SWAPO party elects first female VP

APA-Windhoek (Namibia) — Namibia’s ruling SWAPO party has elected Netumbo Nandi-Ndaitwah as its first female vice president in a move likely to see a woman occupying State House in 2024 when the country is due to hold general elections.

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25-Nov-2022 to 13:23

Mali's ill PM bounces back

APA - Bamako (Mali) — Three months after suffering a heart attack that took him out of the public eye, Mali's transition prime minister, Choguel Maiga appears to be back to work..

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24-Nov-2022 to 07:35

Namibia takes down statue of German colonial official

APA-Windhoek (Namibia) — The Namibian government on Wednesday took down the statue of a colonial-era German official in the capital Windhoek in response to an outcry from local activists.

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23-Nov-2022 to 11:33

Ramaphosa to face off against former health minister for top ANC post

APA-Johannesburg (South Africa) — Incumbent African National Congress (ANC) president Cyril Ramaphosa will face former health minister Zweli Mkhize for leadership of the party at the organisation’s elective conference set for December, ANC Electoral committee chairperson Kgalema Motlanthe has confirmed.

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22-Nov-2022 to 11:27

Zuma’s medical parole unlawful, must return to jail – Court

APA-Durban (South Africa) — The medical parole granted to South Africa’s former president Jacob Zuma by his friend and former prison boss Arthur Fraser, with only two months served of his 15-month prison sentence last year, “was unlawful,” the Supreme Court of Appeal has ruled.

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21-Nov-2022 to 20:19

AUC's Moussa Faki denies running for Chad presidency

APA-Dakar (Senegal) — The chairperson of the African Union Commission has denied any intention to run for the next presidential election scheduled at the end of the transition in his country Chad.

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16-Nov-2022 to 10:44

Peacemaking, the pastime for retired African presidents

APA - Dakar (Senegal) — Several retired African heads of state have successfully switched to offering services for lasting peace on the continent.

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