ELECTIONS | ELECTIONS

01-Jan-2015 to 16:28

C/Ivoire: Ouattara urges transparent, peaceful polls in 2015

APA-Abidjan (Côte d'Ivoire) — The Ivorian leader Alassane Ouattara has urged all those active in his country’s politics to contribute to the holding of a “transparent and peaceful elections in 2015”.

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31-Dec-2014 to 10:09

Zimbabwe government denies fresh poll claims

APA-Harare (Zimbabwe) — Zimbabwe’s Information Minister Jonathan Moyo has rubbished opposition claims that President Robert Mugabe could soon be forced to call for fresh polls in the wake of calls by the two main political parties to recall dissident lawmakers.

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31-Dec-2014 to 09:35

Mozambique court calls for reforms in electoral system

APA-Maputo (Mozambique) — Mozambique Constitutional Councilc chairperson Hermenegildo Gamito has called for a fundamental review of the country’s electoral system, pointing at legal complexities and irregularities from the polls.

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30-Dec-2014 to 13:39

Zimbabwe headed for fresh polls?

APA-Harare (Zimbabwe) — Zimbabwe could be headed for fresh general elections next year amid fears that President Robert Mugabe could soon dissolve parliament in the wake of calls by the two main political parties to recall dissident lawmakers, APA learnt here Tuesday.

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30-Dec-2014 to 11:22

Mozambique constitutional body endorses October poll results

APA-Maputo (Mozambique) — Mozambique\'s Constitutional Council on Tuesday endorsed the ruling Frelimo and its candidate Filipe Nyusi as winners of presidential and legislative elections held in October.

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29-Dec-2014 to 13:55

Printing of ballot papers commences for Zambia’s presidential poll

APA-Lusaka (Zambia) — Printing of ballot papers for next month’s Zambian presidential elections have begun in South Africa where a firm from that country was awarded the contract in an open bidding process to do the printing.

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29-Dec-2014 to 09:58

Mozambique ruling party warns against poll violence

APA-Maputo (Mozambique) — Mozambique’s ruling Frelimo has warned that it will not tolerate the main opposition Renamo party or any other political force causing disturbances during the validation and proclamation of the results of this year’s general elections, the local media reported on Monday.

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