ELECTIONS | ELECTIONS

12-Sep-2014 to 13:34

Zambian ruling party in convincing by-election wins

APA-Lusaka (Zambia) — Zambia’s ruling Patriotic Front (PF) has convincingly won three out of five parliamentary seats in by-elections held in different parts of the country on Thursday.

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10-Sep-2014 to 09:16

Zambia opposition rejects electronic poll results system

APA-Lusaka (Zambia) — Four opposition parties have rejected the use of an electronic system by the Electoral Commission of Zambia (ECZ) to transmit results for two parliamentary by-elections slated for Thursday.

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09-Sep-2014 to 11:12

Mozambique to train judges in electoral legislation

APA-Maputo (Mozambique) — Mozambique’s Supreme Court has partnered with the Attorney-General’s Office to organise training for judges and prosecutors on new responsibilities for district courts arising from amendments to electoral laws, local media reported on Tuesday.

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09-Sep-2014 to 08:17

Mozambique poll body hails peaceful poll campaigning

APA-Maputo (Mozambique) — Mozambique’s National Elections Commission (CNE) has praised the peaceful conduct of campaigns by political parties that will contest in next month’s general elections, APA learns here on Tuesday.

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09-Sep-2014 to 08:09

Mozambique to train judges in electoral legislation

APA-Maputo (Mozambique) — Mozambique’s Supreme Court has partnered with the Attorney-General’s Office to organise training for judges and prosecutors on new responsibilities for district courts arising from amendments to electoral laws, local media reported on Tuesday.

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08-Sep-2014 to 12:19

Botswana leader fears arrest if he loses October poll

APA-Gaborone (Botswana) — President Ian Khama Seretse Khama fears arrest if his Botswana Democratic Party (BDP) loses forthcoming elections scheduled for next month, The Voice reported here on Monday.

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08-Sep-2014 to 11:02

Over 5,000 observers expected for Mozambican elections

APA-Maputo (Mozambique) — Mozambique’s National Elections Commission (CNE) said Monday it is expecting more than 5,000 local and foreign observers to register for forthcoming elections set for next month.

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