POLITIQUES | POLITICS

16-Dec-2019 to 12:53

Waging war on racism and bigotry in S/Africa – Ramaphosa

APA-Pretoria (South Africa) — There is much to be proud of in South Africa because “racism and bigotry no longer define our nation,” President Cyril Ramaphosa said on Monday.

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16-Dec-2019 to 12:42

Botswana: Masisi-Khama feud a ticking timebomb - Opposition

APA-Gaborone (Botswana) — Botswana's Alliance for Progressives (AP) on Monday warned that the ongoing spat between President Mokgweetsi Masisi and his predecessor Ian Khama is likely to have serious repercussions on the country.

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16-Dec-2019 to 09:35

Gambia demo: Barrow handed "leave" ultimatum

APA-Banjul (The Gambia) — An estimated 30, 000 protesters have marched on the outskirts of the Gambian capital Banjul to hand over a petition with a month's ultimatum demanding President Adama Barrow to respect his election campaign promise and step down after three years.

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14-Dec-2019 to 20:32

South Africa’s EFF party condemned for alleged undemocratic acts

APA-Johannesburg (South Africa) — South Africa’s opposition, the Economic Freedom Fighters (EFF) party, on Saturday was condemned for banning a privately-owned TV station, ENCA, from covering its second elective National People's Assembly taking place in Soweto (in Johannesburg).

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13-Dec-2019 to 20:17

Army favourite elected Algerian president

APA-Algiers (Algeria) — Algeria's new president-elect, 74-year old Abdelmadjid Tebboune was the favourite of the military among the five candidates from the ruling clique which a massive protest movement that has shaken Algeria for the past ten months is aimed at overturning.

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13-Dec-2019 to 12:30

Former PM Tebboune declared Algeria's president-elect

APA-Algiers (Algeria) By Ngagne Diouf — Algeria's former prime minister, Abdelmadjid Tebboune has won the country's presidential election after garnering 58.15% of the votes cast, the electoral commission chief announced on Friday.

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11-Dec-2019 to 11:07

Gambia: A female activist's take on Barrow's ambition

APA-Banjul (The Gambia) — Gambian feminist and social justice advocate Matida Kebbeh said she was not surprised by President Adama Barrow's decision to come clean on his political ambition which to her betrays the trust and confidence of his compatriots.

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