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Ghana’s electoral boss fired after fraud probe

Ghana’s President Nana Akufo-Addo has sacked the head of the country’s electoral commission for “misbehaviour and incompetence”. Charlotte Osei and her two deputies were dismissed on the recommendation of a

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Nigeria: Buhari to reduce age limits for political office

Nigeria’s President Muhammadu Buhari will approve a new law to reduce age limits in political office, which could make it easier for younger candidates to run in next year’s election.

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Nigeria: You Are Ignorant – Obasanjo Fires Back At Buhari

Former President Olusegun Obasanjo has responded to the suggestion by President Muhammadu Buhari that the administration he (Obasanjo) led between 1999 and 2007 wasted $16billion on power projects without anything

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Ghana: Mahama hints at 2020 flagbearership slot again

Former President John Dramani Mahama has given the strongest indication about his interest to lead the opposition National Democratic Congress (NDC) in the next general elections in 2020. John Mahama,

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Former UN Secretary General Kofi Annan talks illiberal democracies, election issues

Former United Nations (UN) Secretary General Kofi Annan discussed topics ranging from the rise of illiberal democracies to the Syrian Civil War and the Rohingya Refugee Crisis in a panel