25-Aug-2020 to 12:21

S/Africa’s opposition wants Ramaphosa out over corruption

APA-Johannesburg (South Africa) — South African President Cyril Ramaphosa should step down from office until corruption allegations against him are resolved, an opposition Economic Freedom Fighters (EFF) party official charged on Tuesday.

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24-Aug-2020 to 23:02

Mali: A political transition with vague outlines

APA-Bamako (Mali) — Days after overthrowing Ibrahim Boubacar Keïta, the new military junta in Mali is yet to draft a transition timetable for a return to constitutional rule.

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24-Aug-2020 to 16:52

Guinea’s opposition UFDG in talks over possible poll run

APA-Conakry (Guinea) — The main opposition Union of Democratic Forces of Guinea (UFDG) has consulted with its federal offices over whether to participate in the October 18 presidential election.

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23-Aug-2020 to 15:39

S/Africa: Ramaphosa pleads with ANC leaders to end corruption

APA-Pretoria (South Africa) — South African President Cyril Ramaphosa on Sunday took to pen and paper to write to fellow ruling National African Congress party members, urging them to end rampant corruption in their ranks in order to regain the people’s trust.

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21-Aug-2020 to 18:06

Guinea: Abdoul Kabele Camara running for president

APA - Conakry (Guinea) — Guinea’s former Defense Minister, Abdoul Kabele Camara, was designated last Wednesday as a candidate for the October 18 presidential election, at the end of a convention of his party, the ‘Rassemblement des Guineens pour le développement’ (RGD).

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21-Aug-2020 to 16:19

Ivorian police clamp down on women's anti-Ouattara protest

APA - Abidjan (Cote d'Ivoire) — Ivorian police on Friday thwarted a march in Abidjan by women opposed to President Alassane Ouattara’s bid for a third term in October's presidential election.

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20-Aug-2020 to 17:56

Mali Mutiny: ECOWAS calls for IBK reinstatement

APA-Abidjan (Cote d'Ivoire) — Heads of State of the Economic Community of West African States (ECOWAS) on Thursday called for “the reinstatement of President Ibrahim Boubacar Keita,” who was overthrown by military putschists.

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