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Burundi’s ruling party submits papers for presidential candidate nomination

The head of Burundi's ruling party Evariste Ndayishimiye on Tuesday submitted his papers for the nomination of presidential candidate in the east African country's...
Major General Evariste Ndayishimiye

Burundi’s ruling party picks presidential election candidate

The Burundian ruling party, the National Council for the Defense of Democracy-Forces for the Defense of Democracy (CNDD-FDD), on Sunday elected Major General Evariste...

Bawku Naba calls for peace among political parties in Bawku

Naba Asigri Abugragoe Azoka II, the Paramount Chief of the Bawku traditional area, on Friday called for peace among political parties in the Bawku...
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INEC Postpones Nigeria’s Elections, Cites Logistical Challenges

The Independent National Electoral Commission has announced the postponement of the Presidential and National Assembly elections earlier scheduled for (Saturday) by one week. The commission...
Obiageli Ezekwesili

INEC rejects Ezekwesili’s withdrawal from race for president

The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has said it is too late for any candidate to withdraw from contesting any position in the upcoming...
Obiageli Ezekwesili

Nigeria: Female presidential Hopeful pledges to tackle poverty

A female presidential candidate in Nigeria has vowed to lift at least 80 million Nigerians out of poverty if elected in the upcoming February...

Rwanda: Former Presidential Aspirant Must Have A Fair Trial

Following the opening of the trial of former Rwandan presidential hopeful Diane Rwigara, who has been charged, alongside her mother and four other defendants,...
Dr Clement Abas Apaak

MP requests cost of presidential dairies

Dr Clement Apaak, Member of Parliament for Builsa South has called on President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo and his government to tell Ghanaians the...
Yana Kakar

AfDB Appoints Yana Kakar to Presidential Youth Advisory Group

The African Development Bank has announced the appointment of Yana Kakar to the Presidential Youth Advisory Group, which provides insights and innovative solutions for...
Yoweri Museveni

Ugandan president salutes lawmakers over presidential age limit vote

Ugandan President Yoweri Museveni on Sunday saluted his ruling party's lawmakers for voting on the disputed constitutional amendment bill for removing the presidential age...
Bernie Sanders (left) and Donald Trump were the winners Tuesday in New Hampshire. Getty Images

Sanders Likely to Face Donald Trump in 2020 Election

The 2020 presidential election is Senator Bernie Sanders’ race to lose, according to a new survey of more than a dozen top Democratic strategists. The...

CDT-Ghana satisfied with Zimbabwe Presidential Succession

The Centre for Democratic Transitions–Ghana (CDT-Ghana) has expressed satisfaction with the Zimbabwe Presidential Succession. The Centre congratulated all stakeholders in the process for ensuring a...

Ghana’s Parliament Await Presidential Assent To Prosecute Specific Cases

Parliament on Monday evening passed the Office of the Special Prosecutor Bill into Law, awaiting Presidential assent to establish a specialised agency to investigate...

Ugandan authorities cautioned against silencing people over presidential age limit

The Ugandan authorities must end their absurd attempts to silence people opposed to scrapping the presidential age limit, said Amnesty International today, as a...

Dr. H. Boima Fahnbulleh is the only true candidate for Liberia

Liberia’s Presidential Candidates Commitment to Cut Waste: Deception at the Zenith—Only Dr. H. Boima Fahnbulleh Can Do It Cutting waste in the budget is...

An Unlawful Infringement on My Ethnicity

Don Lemon and other journalists have been asking if ignoring racism means you're racist. Well, when a US presidential candidate was racist again my...

Importer of Ghana’s 43 presidential vehicles in trouble

The woes of the man behind the importation of the controversial 43, but now 55 armor-plated fleet of vehicles for the presidency, Kwabena Boateng...

Major candidates of S.Korean presidential election

South Korea is set to hold a presidential by-election Tuesday as former President Park Geun-hye was impeached and arrested in March over corruption allegations. ...
Osagyefo Dr. Kwame Nkrumah

Nkrumaist Tradition Dwindling By The Years

Professor Emmanuel Debrah, the former Head of Political Science Department at the University of Ghana, has said the Nkrumaist tradition, which formed the basis...

Russian Hackers Make Macron Their Person of Interests

Russian hackers are targeting the campaign of French presidential candidate Emmanuel Macron, say security experts. Phishing emails, malware and fake net domains were all being...

France: Presidential Candidates to Make Last TV Pitch Ahead of Polls

All 11 French presidential candidates have made their final pitches in the last set-piece TV encounter ahead of Sunday’s first round of voting. Both far-right...

Okyeame Kwame Honoured With US Presidential Volunteer Service Award

Award winning Ghanaian rapper and philanthropist, Okyeame Kwame, received a United States Presidential Volunteer Service Award on Sunday. The award was given to him in...

NEC Sets February 2019 For Nigeria Presidential Elections

Nigeria’s next presidential and parliamentary elections will be held in February 2019, the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has announced.INEC said on Thursday the...

Ghanaian president commissions presidential museum

Ghanaian president Nana Akufo-Addo on Sunday commissioned the presidential museum of Ghana, a legacy project to commemorate Ghana's 60th independence anniversary. The...

Akyaw Brempong Denies Paying Nana Addo’s Presidential Filing Fee

The newly -elected Ashanti regional Council of State representative Nana Owusu Akyaw Brempong has dispelled allegations that he paid the 2016 filing fee of the then...
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University Of Ghana Sets The Pace Once Again

The University of Ghana has once again registered its name in the ranks of the largest student competition in the world. Team StarAid Ambassadors...

Group says it will carry on with circulating Sly’s Presidential Posters

Barely 24-hours after a former Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of the National Health Insurance Authority (NHIA) Sylvester Mensah disclosed that he was unaware of...

Kwabena Duffuor Says He Won’t Contest in 2020 Elections

file image RE; KWABENA DUFFUOR TO RUN FOR PRESIDENT IN 2020. My attention has been drawn to various publications on some media outlets and social media...

Mark Zuckerberg Debunks Presidential Ambitions

Facebook chief executive Mark Zuckerberg says he has no plans to run for president of the United States. When asked by Buzzfeed News, he said:...
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Nana Addo Embacks on His First Presidential Trip

President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo will today , January 13, embark on his first official trip outside the country since his inauguration. Nana Akufo-Addo will...