ELECTIONS | ELECTIONS

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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09-Oct-2014 to 15:36

SADC to launch Botswana poll observer mission on Friday

APA-Windhoek (Windhoek) — The Southern African Development Community (SADC) will on Friday deploy a 100-member-strong election observer team to monitor Botswana’s general elections scheduled for October 24, the inter-governmental body announced Thursday.

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09-Oct-2014 to 12:16

Botswana public service union denies endorsing opposition

APA-Gaborone (Botswana) — The Botswana Federation of Public Service Union (BOFEPUSU) President Masego Mogwera on Thursday denied reports that it had resolved to support the opposition coalition Umbrella for Democratic Change (UDC) in the forthcoming elections.

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08-Oct-2014 to 14:57

Botswana appeals to youths as polling day draws closer

APA-Gaborone (Botswana) — Botswana President Ian Khama on Wednesday made a plea to the youths saying that he will personally prioritize and tackle youth unemployment if re-elected into power.

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08-Oct-2014 to 14:31

Botswana leader pledges prioritisation of job creation if re-elected

APA-Gaborone (Botswana) — President Ian Khama on Wednesday pledged to prioritize job creation if re-elected in a general poll set for October 24.

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