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Former President John Dramani Mahama

AU appoints envoy to help resolve crisis on delayed elections in Somalia

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The African Union Commission has appointed former President of Ghana John Dramani Mahama as High Representative to Somalia to help resolve the political crisis...
Ghana Boxing Authority

Ghana Boxing Authority outlines modalities for elections

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The Ghana Boxing Authority (GBA) has outline modalities for its impending elections fixed for Thursday, July 22. The elections fixed for the Mudor Conference Centre...
Libya Map

UN envoy to Libya transmits proposal for constitutional basis for elections to dialogue forum

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United Nations (UN) envoy to Libya Jan Kubis on Tuesday transmitted the proposal for a constitutional basis for the upcoming elections to the Libyan...
Council Forces

National Peace Council commends GAF for ensuring peace during the elections

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The National Peace Council (NPC), has commended the Ghana Armed Forces (GAF) for their immense contribution that ensured peace before, during and after the...
African Union

AU says security beefed up for Somali leaders’ meeting on elections

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The African Union top envoy in Somalia has assured the country's leaders of increased security during a two-day meeting of key election stakeholders...
A banner “In commemoration of the 612th anniversary of Zheng He's voyages” is seen in the 300-year-old Jonker Street in Malacca's historic towns. The Jonker Street, the Chinatown street of Malacca, witnessed the frequent exchanges between China and Malaysia in history. (Photo by Yu Yichun from People’s Daily)

Malaysia won’t hold elections until after the pandemic – Prime Minister

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dpa/GNA - Malaysia will not hold parliamentary elections during the coronavirus pandemic, Prime Minister Muhyiddin Yassin, said in a Monday speech marking one year...
Facebook

Ugandan president castigates Facebook over alleged bias

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Ugandan President Yoweri Museveni has lashed out at Facebook, saying the tech giant is biased after it closed several accounts of government supporters alleging...
Votebox

Catalonian separatists seem set to form government following vote

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dpa/GNA - Catalonian parties that back separation from Spain are pushing to form a new government in the regional parliament a day after...
Court

High Court restrains Council of State Election in Bono East Region

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A High Court in Sunyani on Friday placed an injunction on the conduct of the Council of State Elections in the Bono East Region. Consequently,...
Votebox

Somalia’s future in jeopardy amid impasse over elections

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Somalia is facing new uncertainties amid a prolonged impasse over national elections which threaten ongoing efforts to achieve durable peace, stability, economic development and...
South Sudan

Delays in peace implementation may jeopardize elections in South Sudan – UNMISS

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The United Nations Mission in South Sudan (UNMISS) has warned that continued delays in implementation of the 2018 revitalized peace agreement may jeopardize elections...
Electoral Commission (EC)

Four file nomination to contest council of state elections in E/R

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Four persons have filed nomination to contest in the upcoming council of state elections in the Eastern Region, as at the close of nominations...
Somali Police Force

AMISOM plans to intensify security ahead of elections in Somalia

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Senior African Union Mission in Somalia (AMISOM) have kicked off key meetings to seek ways of enhancing security during the elections in the Horn...
Nana Addo

Residents of Enchi commend President Akufo-Addo for nominating Mr Obeng

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The youth wing of the ruling New Patriotic Party (NPP) in the Aowin constituency of the Western North Region have expressed appreciation to the...
Electoral Commission

EC to conduct Council of State elections on February 12

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The Electoral Commission has fixed Friday February 12 as the day to conduct Elections to elect Regional Representatives to the Council of State. A...
Ghana-Olympic-Committee

IOC Advises GOC to hold elections after Olympic Games due to potential implications

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The International Olympic Committee (IOC) has advised National Olympic Committees (NOC) including the Ghana Olympic Committee (GOC) to hold their elections after the Tokyo...
Uganda

Regional observers call for free and fair general elections in Uganda

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The East African Community Election Observer Mission (EAC-EOM) delegation on Tuesday called for free and fair general elections in Uganda slated for Thursday. Domitien Ndayizeye,...
Votebox

Low turnout in Kazakhstan’s elections after call for boycott

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dpa/GNA - Parliamentary elections in Kazakhstan on Sunday saw significantly lower voter turnout than the last round, in 2016, as protesters called on...
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Somali PM vows to hold elections without further delay

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Somali Prime Minister Mohamed Roble said on Saturday the country will hold elections without further delay despite differences over the composition of the electoral...
Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas

Abbas welcomes Hamas’s letter on ending internal division, holding elections

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Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas welcomed on Saturday Islamic Hamas movement's letter on ending internal Palestinian division and holding general elections in the Palestinian territories. Palestine's...
court

NDC will contest 2020 Presidential Election Result -NEC

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The National Executive Committee (NEC) of the National Democratic Congress (NDC) has decided to contest results of the December 7 Presidential Election as announced...
United Nations

UN holds 2nd meeting of Legal Committee of Libyan Political Dialogue Forum

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The UN-backed second meeting of the Legal Committee of the Libyan Political Dialogue Forum (LPDF) was held on Monday. "The discussions of the meeting focused...
Central African Republic

Elections in Central African Republic see sporadic disturbances

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Central Africa Republic (CAR) saw sporadic disturbances in its first round of voting in presidential and legislative elections on Sunday. No major security incidents were...
Antonio Manuel de Oliveira Guterres

UN chief calls for peaceful elections in Niger

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UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres on Saturday called for peaceful and safe legislative and presidential elections in Niger, said his spokesman. Recalling the peaceful conduct of...
Person voting

Armenian prime minister backs new elections next year after protests

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dpa/GNA - Armenian Prime Minister Nikol Pashinyan is holding out the prospect of early parliamentary elections next year, after massive protests hit the...
Central African Republic

UN: Rebel violence in Central African Republic threatens elections

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The United Nations and human rights activists have warned against violence ahead of upcoming presidential and parliamentary elections in the Central African Republic. Armed violence...
Libya Map

UN praises municipal elections in western Libya

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The United Nations Support Mission in Libya (UNSMIL) on Tuesday commended the municipal elections in the western towns of Ar-Rajban and Al-Zawiya Al-Gharbia. UNSMIL "congratulates...
Votebox

New law effectively bars Nicaraguan opposition from elections

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Nicaragua's parliament passed a law on Monday which effectively bars people associated with the country's opposition from standing in next year's election. Legislators approved the...
Libya Map

UN launches works of Libyan Political Dialogue’s Legal Committee

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The Acting Special Representative of the UN Secretary General in Libya, Stephanie Williams, on Monday announced launching the works of the Legal Committee of...
Electoral Commission (EC)

EC to initiate the process to create a new constituency in Guan

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The Electoral Commission (EC) has disclosed that it will initiate processes leading to the creation of a new constituency in the Guan district when...