ELECTIONS | ELECTIONS

17-Oct-2014 to 19:18

Moz poll free and fair - C'Wealth

APA-Maputo (Mozambique) — The Commonwealth Observer Group to Mozambique's general elections has declared the process free, fair and transparent, pointing out that it reflected the will of all Mozambicans who voted on Wednesday.

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17-Oct-2014 to 19:02

Malawi poll body returns borrowed equipment to Zimbabwe

APA-Lilongwe (Malawi) — The Malawi Electoral Commission (MEC) has given back gas lamps and tents it borrowed from Zimbabwe for use in May’s tripartite elections.

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17-Oct-2014 to 13:42

Group advises Batswana to rally behind single opposition party

APA-Gaborone (Botswana) — A coalition of Botswana civil society groups has advised voters to consider voting a single opposition party where such an opposition party performed well in the previous elections, APA learnt here on Friday.

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16-Oct-2014 to 16:07

Frelimo takes lead in Mozambique vote count

APA – Maputo (Mozambique) — The ruling Frelimo party has established an early lead in the vote-counting of Wednesday’s tripartite elections, according to preliminary results on Thursday.

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16-Oct-2014 to 14:30

Tribal slur rocks Botswana ahead of elections

APA-Gaborone (Botswana) — A Paramount Chief of the Bangwaketse tribe, Chief Malope has called a meeting at which he intends to implore his tribesmen to formally apologise to Paramount Chief Tawana Moremi and his Batawana tribe, APA learnt here on Thursday.

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16-Oct-2014 to 14:23

Ex-Bulgarian leader endorses Botswana opposition as polls beckon

APA-Gaborone (Botswana) — Former Bulgarian president Petar Stoyanov on Thursday endorsed opposition coalition leader Duma Boko as the likely winner of Botswana’s general elections slated for October 24.

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16-Oct-2014 to 07:43

Vote counting in progress after Mozambican poll

APA-Maputo (Mozambique) — Vote counting commenced in Mozambique on Wednesday night following the end of voting in the country’s fifth presidential and parliamentary elections since the end of a civil war in 1992.

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