22-Nov-2014 to 12:23

Gambia declares exiled ex-information minister wanted

APA-Banjul (Gambia) — Gambian former information minister Dr. Amadou Scattred Janneh has been declared wanted by police, reports said on Saturday.

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22-Nov-2014 to 10:11

Nigeria: Supreme Court reinstates impeached deputy governor

APA – Lagos (Nigeria) — The Supreme Court in Nigeria has reinstated the former Deputy Governor of Taraba State in northern Nigeria, Alhaji Sanni Abubakar Danladi, who was impeached in 2012 by a panel set up by the Taraba State House of Assembly.

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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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