ELECTIONS | ELECTIONS

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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07-Sep-2014 to 16:20

Namibia: Ruling Swapo unveils presidential candidate

APA-Windhoek (Namibia) — Namibia’s ruling Swapo has announced its presidential candidate vice-president Hage Geingob during a rally to launch the party's 2014 election manifesto, press reports confirmed on Sunday.

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07-Sep-2014 to 15:18

Mozambique poll body, EU sign election MoU

APA-Maputo (Mozambique) — Mozambique’s National Elections Commission, (CNE) and the European Union have signed an agreement in Maputo establishing the legal mechanisms for a mission of poll observers to witness the presidential, parliamentary and provincial elections scheduled for 15 October, APA can report Sunday.

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04-Sep-2014 to 18:41

Mozambique poll body to form conflict panel

APA-Maputo (Mozambique) — Mozambique's National Elections Commission,( CNE) plans to set up an Electoral Conflict Management Panel to resolve disputes arising during and after the October 15 election, APA can report Thursday.

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03-Sep-2014 to 08:27

EU, Carter Centre to observe Mozambique elections

APA-Maputo (Mozambique) — The European Union and the United States-based Carter Centre will observe Mozambique’s general elections set for next month, APA learnt here Wednesday.

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01-Sep-2014 to 10:58

Namibia: Defence minister surprised by Swapo election verdict

APA-Windhoek (Namibia) — Defence Minister Nahas Angula, who is also a veteran in Namibia’s governing Swapo, said Monday he was shocked by the outcome of the party’s Electoral College that saw several heavyweights being sidelined.

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01-Sep-2014 to 09:27

Namibian press zooms in on Swapo electoral college outcome

APA-Windhoek (Namibia) — The Namibian press was Monday dominated by the outcome of the ruling Swapo party’s Electoral College that met at the weekend to draw up a list of 96 candidates for National Assembly elections set for October.

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