ELECTIONS | ELECTIONS

14-Oct-2019 to 13:56

All set for Tuesday’s Mozambique general elections

APA-Maputo (Mozambique) — More than 12.9 million Mozambicans will on Tuesday choose the country's next president, legislators and provincial governors in a poll seen as the litmus test for a shaky peace deal signed in August that put an end to decades of violence between the two main political parties.

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14-Oct-2019 to 09:36

Botswana: Why Khama wishes poll ill luck for his successor

APA-Gaborone (Botswana) — Former Botswana president Ian Khama late Sunday called on Batswana not to vote for the ruling Botswana Democratic Party (BDP) saying should his former party win the 23 October polls he and others would be thrown into jail.

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13-Oct-2019 to 20:22

Tunisia : Kais Saied winning presidential runoff (surveys)

APA-Tunis (Tunisia) — Independent candidate Kais Saied won Sunday’s presidential runoff election in Tunisia with over 75 percent of votes, according to projections of two exit polls.

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13-Oct-2019 to 09:59

Tunisia : Two self-styled candidates vie for presidential runoff

APA-Tunis (Tunisia) — Tunisians are voting Sunday to elect their new president in a crucial runoff between two self-styled candidates; a conservative constitutionalist Kais Saied and a media tycoon Nabil Karoui.

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11-Oct-2019 to 12:29

Botswana ruling party leads in poll survey

APA-Gaborone (Botswana) — A new report by Afrobarometer released on Friday shows that the ruling Botswana Democratic Party (BDP) will retain a commanding lead among declared voters.

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10-Oct-2019 to 11:44

Botswana leader in presidential debate U-turn

APA-Gaborone (Botswana) — President Mokgweetsi Masisi has allegedly developed cold feet over his decision to engage in a live presidential debate ahead of the forthcoming general elections, APA learnt here Thursday.

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10-Oct-2019 to 09:50

Botswana army: Caught up in an election debacle

APA-Gaborone (Botswana) — Election fever is touching new highs each day in Botswana as polling day inches ever closer but the Botswana Defence Force (BDF) has not been spared from the tense atmosphere.

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