21-Nov-2014 to 14:39

Zambia's President Scott suspended as ruling party leader

APA-Lusaka (Zambia) — Interim President Guy Scott who has also assumed interim leadership of the ruling Patriotic Front (PF) has been suspended as the party’s leader on grounds of alleged misconduct.

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21-Nov-2014 to 14:26

Botswana opposition mulls fresh cooperation talks

APA-Gaborone (Botswana) — The Botswana Congress Party (BCP) is willing to work with other opposition parties to unseat the Botswana Democratic Party (BDP) in 2019, a top party official said on Friday.

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20-Nov-2014 to 15:21

Zuma describes Botswana elections as robust

APA-Gaborone (Botswana) — South African President Jacob Zuma on Thursday described the just ended general election held in Botswana as robust.

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20-Nov-2014 to 14:54

Mozambique opposition blames arrogance for poll defeat

APA-Maputo (Mozambique) — Mozambique Democratic Movement Party (MDM)’s poor showing in the 15 October general elections was due to arrogance, a to MDM official said on Thursday.

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20-Nov-2014 to 12:27

Former Senegalese leader turns down invitation to attend OIF summit

APA-Dakar (Senegal) – — The former Senegalese president, Abdoulaye Wade has turned down an invitation from his successor, Macky Sall to attend the opening ceremony of the 15th summit of the International Organization of the Francophonie (OIF) scheduled for 29 November in Dakar.

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20-Nov-2014 to 10:35

Burkina Faso’s interim cabinet to be formed within three days - PM

APA-Ouagadougou (Burkina Faso) — – The Burkinabe transitional Prime Minister, Lieutenant-Colonel Yacouba Isaac Zida announced on Wednesday that a new cabinet would be formed within three days with a “task of setting the basis of an all-inclusive and peaceful transition.”

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19-Nov-2014 to 13:17

B/Faso names Zida transitional prime minister

APA-Ouagadougou (Burkina Faso) — Burkina Faso’s outgoing leader, Lt. Col. Yacouba Isaac Zida has been named the transitional Prime Minister, media sources told APA.

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