Tanzania’s President Refuses to Extend Presidential Term Limit

DAR ES SALAAM (Reuters) – Tanzanian President John Magufuli on Monday rejected calls from some of his supporters to extend his rule beyond the constitutional limit of two, five-year terms, bucking a trend in the region. Several leaders including Uganda’s President Yoweri Museveni, Rwanda’s Paul Kagame and Burundi’s Pierre Nkurunziza have More...

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Kenya court cancels presidential election result

  Kenyan Supreme Court judges arrive for a hearing of a petition challenging the election result filed by the National Super Alliance (NASA) coalition and Human Rights groups at the Supreme Court in Nairobi, More...

By Admin On Friday, August 11th, 2017
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Kenya elections: three women make political history

Charity Ngilu also served under Kibaki’s administration VOA News – Under the shadow of an ongoing tallying dispute in Kenya’s presidential election, three women are set to become governors. However, More...

By Admin On Friday, August 11th, 2017
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Kenya’s Electoral Commission: ‘We Are Now in the Final Stretch’

VOA News — Voters in Kenya are awaiting the announcement Friday of the winner of Tuesday’s presidential election that pitted incumbent Uhuru Kenyatta against opposition leader Raila Odinga. On Thursday, election More...

By Admin On Sunday, August 6th, 2017
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Rwanda’s longtime President Paul Kagame wins third presidential term

President Paul Kagame wins third term DW – Results released by Rwanda’s electoral commission have given incumbent President Paul Kagame nearly 99 percent of the vote in the national election. The win More...