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By IndepthAfrica
In East Africa
Aug 1st, 2012
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ANTANANARIVO — Madagascar will hold a much-delayed presidential election on May 8 next year, a key step in ending the crisis sparked by a March 2009 coup, the electoral commission announced Wednesday. “May 8 will be the first round of the presidential election. On July 3, the second round of th...
By benim
In East Africa
Oct 18th, 2011
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Madagascar’s interim government has resigned, a move required under the terms of a political road map signed by the Indian Ocean island’s main political parties last month that paved the way for elections within a year. Madagascar has been rocked by political instability and economic decl...