13-Oct-2014 to 14:30

Botswana public service union divided on political affiliation

APA-Gaborone (Botswana) — The Botswana Federation of Public Sector Unions (BOFEPUSU) on Monday dismissed statements by its leader Masego Mogwera that the union was not aligned with any political formation.

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12-Oct-2014 to 19:29

Mozambique campaign violence, 15 injured

APA-Maputo (Mozambique) — At least 15 people were injured on Sunday as supporters of the main opposition Renamo movement clashed with ruling Frelimo crowds in the northern province of Nampula.

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12-Oct-2014 to 18:35

Moz poll body transparent - Observers

APA-Maputo (Mozambique) — The Electoral Institute for Sustainable Democracy in Africa and the Carter Centre have welcomed the decision by Mozambique’s National Elections Commission, CNE, to allow accredited observers and journalists to attend all phases of the count and vote tabulation, APA can report Sunday.

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12-Oct-2014 to 18:03

Mozambique: Campaign ends ahead of Wednesday poll

APA-Maputo (Mozambique) — Forty-three days of campaigning for Mozambique's third multi-party general elections ended on Sunday ahead of voting on Wednesday to choose the country's next president who will replace out-going President Armando Guebuza.

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10-Oct-2014 to 15:23

SADC launches Botswana election observer mission

APA-Gaborone (Botswana) — The Southern Africa Development Community (SADC) officially launched its election observer mission to the Botswana elections on Friday in the capital ahead of the polls billed for October 24.

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10-Oct-2014 to 12:03

Botswana leader predicts landslide victory at the polls

APA-Gaborone (Botswana) — The leader of the ruling Botswana Democratic Party (BDP) , Lt Gen. Seretse Khama Ian Khama has expressed confidence that his party will emerge victorious come the October 24 general elections, state run Daily News reported here on Friday.

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10-Oct-2014 to 08:50

Preps for Mozambique polls on course – Official

APA-Maputo (Mozambique) — Mozambique’s Electoral Administration Technical Secretariat (STAE) has expressed confidence that the country’s general elections set for next Wednesday would be successful.

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