22-Nov-2014 to 17:21

Tunisia’s HAICA bans diffusion of election result before closure of polls

APA-Tunis (Tunisia) — Tunisia's independent High Authority for Audiovisual Communication (HAICA) reiterated ban for media to give out polls results during presidential elections.

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22-Nov-2014 to 14:53

B/Faso: Kafando promises to uncover Sankara’s remains

APA-Ouagadougou (Burkina Faso) — Burkina Faso transitional president, Michel Kafando has promised in his inauguration speech on Friday that he would do everything possible to identify the remains of late Thomas Sankara.

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22-Nov-2014 to 13:23

Gambia: Opposition militant appeals court conviction

APA-Banjul (The Gambia) — Gambia’s influential militant of the opposition United Democratic Party (UDP) Lansana Jobarteh has file an appeal to the court, reports said on Saturday.

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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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