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South African opposition reaffirms opposition to amending Constitution for land reform

South Africa's opposition on Friday reaffirmed its opposition to amending the Constitution to pave way for land expropriation without compensation. "The Constitution...

South Africa party calls for efforts to curb farm murder cases

The opposition Democratic Alliance (DA) on Monday called for an urgent meeting with National Police Commissioner Khehla Sitole to curb rising farm murder cases...
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Sudan military council, opposition reach agreement on rule structures, transition period

Sudan's Transitional Military Council (TMC) announced Wednesday that it agreed with the major opposition forces on the rule structures and a three-year power transition...
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ROPAA: Respondents expected to File supplementary affidavit

Mr Sampson Lardi, counsel for the Respondents in the Representative of the Peoples Amendment Act (ROPAA) case on Thursday said his clients will file...
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Despite Outstanding Troubles South Sudan will still form a unity government

South Sudanese much-awaited Transitional Unity Government (TGoNU) will be formed in May, amid doubts by the opposition who cite delays in unifying the army...

Stay Documents Affidavit in Opposition to Stay Opuni’s Trial

State Attorneys on Wednesday said at the trial involving Dr Stephen Opuni and one other that it has filed an affidavit in opposition to...

South African Government vows to push through land reforms in spite of opposition

The South African government will continue to pursue land expropriation without compensation until land is returned to those who were forced to be deprived...

ECOWAS, AU, UN Calls for Calm in Nigeria as PDP Rubbishes Poll Results

The ECOWAS, the AU and the UN has called on all candidates, political parties and all Nigerians to continue to exercise patience, calm and...
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#NigeriaDecides2019: Opposition PDP rejects election results

Nigeria’s opposition party, The Peoples Democratic Party said on Monday it rejected the results of the country’s general election released so far by the...
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Ghana’s ex-president Mahama to lead NDC in 2020 general election

Ghana's ex-president John Dramani Mahama has become the leader of the country's largest opposition party, the National Democratic Congress (NDC), after overwhelmingly winning a...
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Ghana: 1 dead, another injured in attack on opposition NDC regional headquarters

One person was shot dead and another injured in an attack on Monday on the regional headquarters of Ghana's main opposition National Democratic Congress...

Opposition Party in Nigeria Harmoniously Okays Incumbent President Candidate

One of the leading opposition parties in Nigeria on Thursday announced its withdrawal from the Feb. 16 presidential election and adoption of incumbent President...

NDC must positioned itself & be relevant to Ghanaians caught in the poverty -Spio-Garbrah

Dr. Ekow Spio-Garbrah, a Presidential candidate aspirant of the opposition National Democratic Congress has disclosed that the party needed to do more instrospection...
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Trump’s policy: UN Boss rejects separating children from migrant parents

UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres believes that children must not be traumatized by being separated from their parents, his spokesman, Stephane Dujarric, said on Monday. His...
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Russian Opposition Leader Handed 30-Day Sentence

A Moscow court on Tuesday sentenced Russian opposition leader Alexey Navalny to 30 days in custody for organizing unauthorized rallies in Russian cities on...
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Madagascar’s leader says opposition protests equals to a coup

Madagascar's president Hery Rajaonarimampianina on Sunday described an opposition-led demonstration on Saturday in the capital, Antananarivo, as a coup attempt. "Madagascar is a country respecting...
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Mugabe’s presence in opposition shaky

Former Zimbabwean President Robert Mugabe risks being expelled from the ruling Zanu-PF party following his perceived dabbling in opposition politics, a senior party official...
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Kenyan Police Advised Against Using Force on Opposition Supporters

Kenyan police must stop firing live ammunition during opposition protests and instead protect all people gathering in public, said Amnesty International today amid running...

Supreme Court Suspends Liberia’s Presidential Run-offs

Liberia's Supreme Court on Wednesday put on hold a presidential run-off election scheduled for November 7 to assess fraud claims leveled by a candidate...

Opposition should get busy with more important matters

I have been aware of the brouhaha surrounding the Dome-Kwabenya Senior High School between some National Democratic Congress’ operatives and the New Patriotic Party’s...
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Viewpoint: Macron Faces Opposition Despite Absolute Majority in French National Assembly

French President Emmanuel Macron appeared to have been in an advantageous position to govern Europe’s second most significant state in the aftermath of a...
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Burundi’s radical opposition skeptical on end of talks by June

The Burundian opposition living in exile has said the facilitation's suggestion of concluding inter-Burundi talks meant to settle the country's 2015 crisis by June...

Zambia Police Arrests Some Opposition Members over Fires

Police have arrested four people in connection with a spate of fires to public buildings that hit some parts of Zambia following the arrest...

NDC Will Not Taste Power Anytime Soon – Moro Kabore

file image A Communications Team Member of the ruling New Patriotic Party (NPP) Moro Kabore has prophesised doom for the opposition National Democratic Congress (NDC) saying...

Zambian opposition leaders home ransacked

Armed police raided the house of Zambia's leading opposition leader on Monday with a view to arresting him, his vice confirmed the incident on...
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Opposition debunks obstructing presidential motorcade

Zambia's leading opposition party on Monday denied reports that it deliberately blocked President Edgar Lungu's motorcade on Saturday. The opposition United Party for National Development...
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Magufuli gives key post to opposition member

Tanzanian President John Magufuli on Tuesday appointed a chief adviser to an opposition party as Permanent Secretary in the Ministry of Water and Irrigation,...

Russian Opposition Leaders Arrests Raises Int’l Concerns

Russia’s main opposition leader, Alexei Navalny, has been arrested at an anti-corruption protest he organised in the capital, Moscow. Thousands of people joined rallies nationwide,...

Alexei Navalny and Others Arrested Over Protest Bans

Thousands of Russians demonstrated across the country Sunday to protest at corruption, defying bans on rallies which were called by prominent Kremlin critic Alexei...

China voices resolute opposition to THAAD deployment in ROK

China on Monday warned against the deployment of an advanced U.S. missile defense system in the Republic of Korea (ROK), saying China's security interests...