20-Jul-2016 to 14:03

S/Leone opposition ordered to re-run primaries

APA-Freetown (Sierra Leone) — The Political Parties Registration Commission (PPRC) has ordered the main opposition Sierra Leone People’s Party (SLPP) to re-do its lower level elections in 32 constituencies where the Commission found irregularities.

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20-Jul-2016 to 13:05

Sierra Leone: Two new MPs sworn in

APA-Freetown (Sierra Leone) — The two Members of parliament recently elected in contentious by elections have been sworn in to office, the House of Parliament has announced.

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18-Jul-2016 to 19:12

CAR readmitted to Francophonie

APA-Bangui (Central African Republic) — After three years in the wilderness, the Central African Republic has been readmitted to the International Francophonie Organization (OIF).

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17-Jul-2016 to 12:01

S/Africa: ANC bigwig, family survive assassination bid

APA-Johannesburg (South Africa) — Nonhlanhla Khumalo, a top official of South Africa’s ruling African National Congress (ANC) has reportedly claimed she was the target of an assassination attempt earlier in the week.

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16-Jul-2016 to 17:22

Free Gbagbo campaign launched in Accra

APA-Accra (Ghana) — Hundreds of Ghanaians and other African nationals have demanded the immediate release of former Ivorian President, Laurent Gbagbo, from the International Criminal Court (ICC) in The Hague.

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16-Jul-2016 to 16:34

Turkish coup: Morocco urges protection of constitutional order

APA-Rabat (Morocco) — Morocco has called for the protection of constitutional order in Turkey following an attempted military coup that shook the country on Friday evening.

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16-Jul-2016 to 11:53

Ex-Botswana leader to be part of Mozambique mediation process

APA-Maputo (Mozambique) — The United Kingdom-based Global Leadership Foundation (GLF) has picked former Botswana president Ketumile Masire as one of the international mediators in the dialogue between the Mozambican government and the main opposition Renamo party, the body announced Saturday.

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