APA-Accra (Ghana) — A renowned Ghanaian economist has made a bold prediction that an election upset is on the cards for the ruling New Patriotic Party thanks to its alleged mishandling of the country's current economic woes.
APA-Yaoundé (Cameroon) — Voting centres will be a feature of the February 9th legislative and municipal elections in the Anglophone regions of Cameroon, despite being in the throes of a secessionist violence, state television announced Wednesday.
APA-Lilongwe (Malawi) — Malawians will take the streets on Thursday to demand the release of names of individuals alleged to have attempted to influence the outcome of the long-running legal challenge of last year’s elections by bribing some of the Constitutional Court judges.
APA-Lilongwe (Malawi) — The Commonwealth Lawyers Association has called upon for an independent inquiry into allegations that some individuals attempted to bribe Constitutional Court judges presiding over an opposition challenge of the outcome of last year’s Malawi presidential elections.
APA-Gaborone (Botswana) — Botswana’s Independent Electoral Commission (IEC) has filed notice of intention to contest a High Court order allowing the opposition Umbrella for Democratic Change (UDC) to inspect election material as part of the ongoing challenge of last year’s polls.