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Jan 28th, 2014
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The African National Congress (ANC) is expected to confirm today that President Jacob Zuma will be its candidate for president in this year’s elections when it releases its national list. The party has been meeting over the last few days to determine who will represent it in parliament and the ...
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Dec 18th, 2013
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Chuks Okocha, Damilola Oyedele, Senator Iroegbu, Grace Chiemezie and Aisha Wakaso Six months after the Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU) embarked on an industrial strike over the federal government’s refusal to honour an agreement reached in 2009, the union yesterday in Minna announce...
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Dec 18th, 2013
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Source: Punchng Students and their parents jubilated on Tuesday over the suspension of the 169-day strike by the Academic Staff Union of Universities. Even though ASUU ordered its members to return to   work immediately, students of most public universities  might not return to their  campuses becaus...
By IndepthAfrica
In Nigeria
Aug 22nd, 2013
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  President Goodluck Ebele Jonathan | credits: File copy Members of the National Executive Committee of the Peoples Democratic Party loyal to President Goodluck Jonathan will be proposing an amendment to  the party’s constitution at   today’s NEC meeting.   The amendment  will give the President...
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In Sierra Leone
Nov 28th, 2012
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Catherine Ashton, High Representative of the European Union for Foreign Affairs and Security Policy, made the following statement today: “Following the announcement by the National Election Commission (NEC) of the results of the presidential elections held on 17 November 2012, I wish to congrat...
By IndepthAfrica
In South Africa
Nov 27th, 2012
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ANCWL POST NEC AND NOMINATION MEDIA BRIEFING The ANC Women’s League held a fruitful two day meeting. Yesterday the NEC met at the St George hotel and agreed on a number of issues. We also highlighted challenges that we as the Women’s League hope to address, and campaigns we will be embark...
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Nov 25th, 2012
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By: Abdulaziz Al-Mutairi Somalilandsun – “Democracy is in the blood of Musalmans, who look upon complete equality of manhood [mankind]…[and] “Democracy is in the blood of Musalmans, who look upon complete equality of manhood [mankind]…[and] believe in fraternity, equalit...
By IndepthAfrica
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Nov 19th, 2012
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By somaliword.blogspot “It is difficult to understand these people who democratically take part in elections and a referendum, but are then incapable of democratically accepting the will of the people” (Jose Saramago). Since the Somaliland local elections were announced and some of the parties were d...
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Nov 16th, 2012
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By: Mohamed A. Abdullahi As seemingly eternal conflicts and unrelenting insecurity engulfed central and southern regions of Somalia for more than 2 decades, Somaliland has been enjoying relative peace and stability since 1998. Despite the deeply clan-segmented nature of its population, Somaliland man...
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Jul 23rd, 2012
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South Africa is helping Liberia with its elections, the Municipal Demarcation Board (MDB) said on Monday. The MDB met a 10-person delegation from Liberia on Monday, during a two-week study tour hosted by the Independent Elections Commission (IEC). The Liberian delegation was impressed by the level of...