ELECTIONS | ELECTIONS

03-Oct-2014 to 11:23

Lesotho to hold general elections in 2015 - Ramaphosa

APA-Pretoria (South Africa) — Lesotho will hold general elections in February 2015 and parliament will be reopened in a fortnight as part of a solution to the kingdom’s current political problems, press reports have said.

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03-Oct-2014 to 08:36

S/Africa’s ANC to grace Botswana opposition campaign launch – Official

APA-Gaborone (Botswana) — A delegation from South Africa’s African National Congress (ANC) is expected to arrive in Gaborone on Saturday to attend the launch of a parliamentary campaign by Duma Boko, the leader of Botswana\'s fastest growing opposition party.

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02-Oct-2014 to 14:06

Namibian heads SADC electoral observer mission to Mozambique

APA-Windhoek (Namibia) – — The former Namibian ambassador to the United Nations, Dr. Kaire Mbuende will be heading the Namibian delegation of eleven members that forms part of the SADC Electoral Observer Mission (SEOM) to observe Mozambique’s general elections scheduled for October 15.

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02-Oct-2014 to 13:04

American actor denied entry into Botswana without visa

APA-Gaborone-(Botswana) — Botswana immigration authorities announced Thursday that they have placed American film actor Rick Yune on the list of people who should apply for visas before entering the country.

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02-Oct-2014 to 12:34

Nigeria’s electoral body announces timetable for 2015 polls

APA - Lagos (Nigeria) — Nigeria’s electoral body, the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has announced that the presidential and general elections in Nigeria will hold in February 2015.

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01-Oct-2014 to 10:43

Namibia sets date for polls in November

APA-Windhoek (Namibia) — The Electoral Commission of Namibia (ECN) has earmarked November 28 as the date for the country's fifth post-independence presidential and national assembly elections, the commission announced here Wednesday.

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30-Sep-2014 to 14:04

UN delegation in Cote d’Ivoire ahead of 2015 presidential poll

APA-Abidjan (Cote d’Ivoire) – — The Special Envoy of the United Nations’ Secretary General to Cote d’Ivoire, Aichatou Mindaoudou and a UN delegation headed by the Deputy Director of the electoral assistance division in New York, Tadjoudine Ali-Diabacte on Monday discussed with the Ivoirian Prime minister, Danial Kablan Duncan about the forthcoming presidential poll slated for 2015.

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