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, there is still a long road to go as far as female representation is concerned. Despite the news of the deaths of several people in election-related More...

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By Admin On Friday, August 11th, 2017

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

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...

By Admin On Thursday, August 3rd, 2017

Thousands Protest Against Guinea’s Conde Over Election Delays, Insecurity

VOA News, CONAKRY — Several thousand opponents of Guinea’s President Alpha Conde protested in the capital Conakry on Wednesday against election delays and insecurity, as political tensions escalate. Conde’s More...

By Admin On Wednesday, August 2nd, 2017

Malawi’s Former President says ‘Innocent’ of Graft, Will Return Home

LILONGWE — Malawi’s former president denied on Tuesday any wrongdoing in a corruption scandal that erupted when she was in office, saying she will be going back to the southern African nation to prove her More...