ELECTIONS | ELECTIONS

14-Oct-2019 to 15:27

Mozambique sets up polling stations in neighbouring eSwatini

APA-Mbabane (eSwatini) — Some 4,228 Mozambicans living in eSwatini will on Tuesday cast their votes in their country’s general elections at six polling stations set up around the kingdom, APA learnt here.

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14-Oct-2019 to 15:00

Botswana: SADC observers say nation ready for poll

APA-Gaborone (Botswana) — The Southern African Development Community (SADC) observer mission believes that Botswana is ready and prepared to hold what is expected to be the country’s tight electoral contest ever.

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14-Oct-2019 to 13:56

All set for Tuesday’s Mozambique general elections

APA-Maputo (Mozambique) — More than 12.9 million Mozambicans will on Tuesday choose the country's next president, legislators and provincial governors in a poll seen as the litmus test for a shaky peace deal signed in August that put an end to decades of violence between the two main political parties.

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14-Oct-2019 to 09:36

Botswana: Why Khama wishes poll ill luck for his successor

APA-Gaborone (Botswana) — Former Botswana president Ian Khama late Sunday called on Batswana not to vote for the ruling Botswana Democratic Party (BDP) saying should his former party win the 23 October polls he and others would be thrown into jail.

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13-Oct-2019 to 20:22

Tunisia : Kais Saied winning presidential runoff (surveys)

APA-Tunis (Tunisia) — Independent candidate Kais Saied won Sunday’s presidential runoff election in Tunisia with over 75 percent of votes, according to projections of two exit polls.

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13-Oct-2019 to 09:59

Tunisia : Two self-styled candidates vie for presidential runoff

APA-Tunis (Tunisia) — Tunisians are voting Sunday to elect their new president in a crucial runoff between two self-styled candidates; a conservative constitutionalist Kais Saied and a media tycoon Nabil Karoui.

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11-Oct-2019 to 12:29

Botswana ruling party leads in poll survey

APA-Gaborone (Botswana) — A new report by Afrobarometer released on Friday shows that the ruling Botswana Democratic Party (BDP) will retain a commanding lead among declared voters.

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