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    14-Feb-2015 to 14:04

    Nigeria: At least 58 die in pre-election violence-NHRC

    APA-Abuja (Nigeria) — Nigeria's National Human Rights Commission (NHRC) says no fewer than 58 people have been killed in election- related violence in 22 states from Dec. 3, 2014 to date.

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    09-Feb-2015 to 11:44

    Somali parliament endorses new government

    APA- Mogadishu (Somalia) — The Somali parliament on Monday endorsed the new ministers appointed by Prime Minister Omar Abdirishid Ali Sharma’arke.

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    07-Feb-2015 to 17:46

    Mozambique opposition urges MPs to end boycott

    APA-Maputo (Mozambique) — The leader of Mozambique's main opposition Renamo party, Afonso Dhlakama on Saturday ordered all members of parliament to their parliamentary seats with immediate effect and end a month's boycott, reports said on Saturday.

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    06-Feb-2015 to 16:36

    Morocco obtains UN guarantees over Sahara

    APA-Rabat (Morocco) — Morocco has obtained UN guarantee to deal with the Sahara crisis with "neutrality, objectivity and integrity", the Minister of Foreign Affairs and Cooperation, Salaheddine Mezouar declared.

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    06-Feb-2015 to 12:38

    Burkinabe CSOs call for dismantling of presidential security apparatus

    APA-Ouagadougou (Burkina Faso) — Civil society organizations (CSOs) in Burkina Faso are to organize on Saturday, a national demonstration to denounce “actions by the Regiment of Presidential Security (RSP) against the transitional government and demand “the dismantling of this military body”, APA learns at a press conference in Ouagadougou.

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    05-Feb-2015 to 11:38

    Mozambique’s opposition chief wants to meet President Nyusi on his terms

    APA-Maputo (Mozambique) — The leader of Mozambique's main opposition Renamo party, Afonso Dhlakama says he is willing to meet President Filipe Nyusi “at any time” but only if Nyusi comes to him, APA learns here on Thursday.

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    04-Feb-2015 to 16:52

    S/Leone: New election chief appears before parliament

    APA-Freetown (Sierra Leone) — The newly nominated chief electoral commissioner for Sierra Leone has promised to handle the electoral affairs of the country with the utmost fairness possible.

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