12-Jan-2019 to 15:09

S/Africa: Ruling party manifesto under fire from opposition

APA-Johannesburg (South Africa) — South Africa’s main opposition Democratic Alliance (DA) has said that promises that President Cyril Ramaphosa made during his Saturday address at the party's election manifesto launch in Durban showed “no sense of urgency.”

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12-Jan-2019 to 14:56

S/Africa’s ruling party has plans to grow economy – Ramaphosa

APA-Durban (South Africa) — South African President Cyril Ramaphosa has said the ruling African National Congress party has an economic plan to raise $100 billion in new investments over the next five years.

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12-Jan-2019 to 14:23

DRC:Troops ‘surround’ opposition candidate’s home

APA-Kinshasa (DRC) — There is heightening post-electoral tension in the Democratic Republic of Congo where the home of Martin Fayulu, a losing opposition candidate in last month’s election has been surrounded by government troops.

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12-Jan-2019 to 06:09

S/Africa: Factionalism diminishing ruling party's ability to lead change, says R...

APA-Durban (South Africa) — Factionalism and patronage have diminished the ability of South Africa’s ruling African National Congress party to lead the process of transformation and fulfil its mandate to the people, Party and State president Cyril Ramaphosa said in Durban on Saturday.

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11-Jan-2019 to 15:57

Togolese opposition postpones weekend demos

APA - Lome (Togo) By Nephthali Messanh Ledy — The Togolese opposition has announced the postponement of its demonstrations scheduled for Saturday.

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11-Jan-2019 to 15:36

Botswana: Masisi’s female challenger defends ambition

APA-Gaborone (Botswana) — Botswana’s former Minister of Foreign Affairs, Pelonomi Venson Moitoi on Friday defended her decision to challenge President Mokgweetsi Masisi for the presidency of the ruling Botswana Democratic Party (BDP).

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10-Jan-2019 to 13:38

Mogae blasts Venson-Moitoi for challenging Masisi for presidency

APA-Gaborone (Botswana) — Former Botswana leader Festus Mogae has castigated ex-local government minister Pelonomi Venson-Moitoi for challenging President Mokgweetsi Masisi for the ruling Botswana Democratic Party (BDP) presidency.

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