Politics Posts

Zambia Cancels Presidential Debate Ahead Of Elections

By Correspondent , 03 , Jan 2015


The president of the Zambia Congress of Trade Unions (ZCTU) says prospective Zambian voters are expressing disappointment following the cancellation of a scheduled debate between candidates of leading political parties .. Read More →

Tunisia’s New President Essebsi Sworn In

By Correspondent , 31 , Dec 2014


By Ines Bel Aiba. Tunis - Anti-Islamist Beji Caid Essebsi, 88, was sworn in as Tunisia's first freely elected president on Wednesday, four years after an uprising that triggered the .. Read More →

Court In Mozambique Confirms Ruling Frelimo Won Elections

By Correspondent , 30 , Dec 2014


Maputo - Mozambique's electoral body on Tuesday confirmed the ruling Frelimo party's candidate Filipe Nyusi had won October's presidential election, as the opposition still refused to accept defeat. Former defence .. Read More →

Football Legend George Weah In Liberia Landslide Senate Win

By Correspondent , 29 , Dec 2014


Monrovia. - Liberian opposition politician and former football star George Weah won a landslide victory in Senate elections in Ebola-ravaged Liberia, official results showed Sunday. Weah -- who in 1995 .. Read More →

South Africa`s Jacob Zuma Denies Hinting On Taking Fifth WIfe

By editor , 25 , Dec 2014


Johannesburg (News Of The South) - South African President Jacob Zuma has rubbished local media reports about him being ready to take a fifth wife to accompany him to his .. Read More →

Malawi`s President Mutharika Pardons 197 Prisoners

By Hilda Desai , 25 , Dec 2014


Blantyre (Malawi) - Malawi`snewlyelected President Peter Mutharika on Wednesday pardoned 197 prisoners from the overcrowded jails under an amnesty to mark Christmas, the home affairs ministry said. "The pardon of .. Read More →

Sejusa Ready To Uproot Museveni

By Correspondent , 24 , Dec 2014


KAMPALA. - Gen David Sejusa has denied any dealing with government and reaffirmed his call for regime change, saying he is now a transformed man ready to uproot President Museveni .. Read More →

South African President Zuma In Good Health Following Health Scare

By Correspondent , 22 , Dec 2014


Johannesburg - South Africa's President Jacob Zuma on Sunday declared that he was in "perfect condition", in his first comments allaying concerns over his health following his hospitalisation in June. .. Read More →

Essebsi Elected Tunisian President At 88

By Correspondent , 22 , Dec 2014


Tunis - Veteran politician Caid Beiji Essebsi, officially confirmed as Tunisia's new president Monday, had been the favourite to become the new head of state of the country that launched .. Read More →

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