ELECTIONS | ELECTIONS

10-Dec-2014 to 14:58

Tunisia’s next president to be known on 22 December

APA-Tunis (Tunisia) — Tunisia’s next president will be known on 22 December, 24 hours after the second round of presidential election slated for 21 December, the High Independent Electoral Authority (ISIE) announced.

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10-Dec-2014 to 13:13

Zambia: Court clears Rupiah Banda to run for president

APA-Lusaka (Zambia) — The Lusaka High Court on Wednesday threw out a petition by the leader of the opposition Movement for Multiparty Democracy (MMD) Nervers Mumba to stop his party from adopting former president Rupiah Banda as its candidate in the forthcoming Zambian presidential bye-elections.

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10-Dec-2014 to 12:59

Eleven vie for Zambian presidency

APA-Lusaka (Zambia) — Eleven political parties have indicated they will field candidates to run for the next month’s Zambian presidential elections to replace the late President Michael Sata who died in the middle of his first term in October, the country’s electoral body announced Wednesday.

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09-Dec-2014 to 14:54

Zambia: Opposition fights for presidential candidate continue

APA-Lusaka (Zambia) — As the ruling Patriotic Front (PF) finally resolved its leadership wrangles, the opposition Movement for Multiparty Democracy (MMD) is still locked in a leadership crisis that has cast doubt on its participation in next month’s presidential elections.

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08-Dec-2014 to 18:13

Tunisia runoff poll scheduled for December 21

APA-Tunis (Tunisia) — The presidential runoff election in Tunisia will be held on December 21, 2014, electoral body official, Nabil Baffoune announced on Monday.

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03-Dec-2014 to 12:02

Zuma congratulates Namibia\'s president-elect Geingob on victory

APA-Pretoria (South Africa) — South African President Jacob Zuma has extended his congratulations to Hage Geingob on his election as President-elect of Namibia following the country\'s presidential and legislative elections that were held last week, the Presidency said on Wednesday.

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02-Dec-2014 to 15:50

Tunisia: Presidential runoff 14 or 21 December

APA-Tunis (Tunisia) — The second round of Tunisia’s presidential election will take place either on 14 or 21 December 2014, according to poll officials.

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