ELECTIONS | ELECTIONS

02-Dec-2014 to 08:45

Poll outcome dominates Namibian press headlines

APA-Windhoek (Namibia) — The outcome of last week\'s Namibian presidential and parliamentary elections dominated local press headlines on Tuesday, with the front pages of most papers featuring pictures of president-elect Hage Geingob.

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02-Dec-2014 to 06:06

SWAPO secures landslide victory in Namibian polls

APA-Windhoek (Namibia) — Namibia’s ruling SWAPO has won a landslide victory in last week’s general elections, reaffirming the party’s dominance over the country’s political landscape.

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01-Dec-2014 to 12:27

S/African minister launches Mauritius observer mission

APA-Pretoria (South Africa) — South African International Relations and Cooperation Minister Maite Nkoana-Mashabane is expected to launch the Southern African Development Community (SADC) Election Observer Mission in Mauritius on Monday in preparation for the Island nation’s elections set for 10 December, diplomatic sources said Monday.

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01-Dec-2014 to 10:26

US congratulates Namibia for successful elections

APA- Windhoek (Namibia) — The United States government has congratulated the people of Namibia for exercising their democratic right to vote in presidential and parliamentary elections on November 28.

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29-Nov-2014 to 16:38

Namibia’s ruling SWAPO takes early lead as poll results trickle in

APA-Windhoek (Namibia) — Namibia’s ruling SWAPO party has taken an early lead as the first results of this week’s general elections started trickling in on Saturday.

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28-Nov-2014 to 11:23

Namibians voting in landmark e-polls

APA – Windhoek (Namibia) — Namibians are voting to elect the country’s next president and 72 parliamentarians on Friday with some 1.2 million citizens eligible for the exercise across 4, 000 polling stations nationwide.

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27-Nov-2014 to 14:05

Zambian opposition adopts former president to run in by-election

APA-Lusaka (Zambia) — Former Zambian president Rupiah Banda has been formally adopted to stand as candidate for the opposition Movement for Multiparty Democracy (MMD) in presidential elections slated for January 21 next year to replace the late President Michael Sata.

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