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Ugandan presidential candidate Kyagulanyi withdraws petition challenging poll results

Ugandan presidential candidate Robert Kyagulanyi on Monday instructed his lawyers to withdraw a petition with the Supreme Court in which he sought to challenge...

British barrister withdraws from Hong Kong prosecution case

dpa/GNA - A British barrister has pulled out of a case to prosecute several high profile activists in Hong Kong, according to...
Paul Twum Barimah

Dormaa East NPP candidate withdraws from NCCE parliamentary debate

Mr Paul Twum Barimah, the New Patriotic Party (NPP)'s Parliamentary candidate for Dormaa East Constituency, has withdrawn from participating in a Parliamentary debate to...
Customers are seen at a shopping mall in Sydney, Australia, May 8, 2020. Australian Prime Minister Scott Morrison on Friday announced a three-stage plan to lift Australia's coronavirus restrictions. (Xinhua/Bai Xuefei)

Australian PM withdraws comments on mandatory COVID-19 vaccine

Australian Prime Minister Scott Morrison has walked back his suggestion that a COVID-19 vaccine could be made mandatory. Morrison said on Wednesday...

FW de Klerk withdraws statement justifying apartheid

FW de Klerk, the last white president under apartheid, on Monday unconditionally withdrew his statement justifying apartheid and apologized for the confusion, anger and...
US President

New Pence national adviser withdraws after Trump drama

A newly picked national security aide to U.S. Vice President Mike Pence stepped down on Sunday, merely two days after his appointment to the...

NPPs Samuel Baidoo Pulls Out of Race

Mr. Samuel Annobil Baidoo, one of the candidates in the governing New Patriotic Party (NPP) Central Regional Youth Organizer race, has pulled out. He cited...
Dr. Bukola Saraki

Saraki’s Withdrawal of Congratulatory Message Sparks Debate

President of the Senate, Dr. Bukola Saraki on Monday “stopped press” on the congratulatory message he issued on the 60th birthday of former President...
A supporter of Kenyan opposition National Super Alliance (NASA) coalition, lies on the ground after he was hit by a police truck during a protest along a street in Nairobi.

Viewpoint: Kenyan Opposition Leader Withdraws from Scheduled Revote

NASA coalition seeks to foster political instability after Supreme Court orders another election set for October 26 Kenyan opposition leader of the National Super Alliance...

Martin Amidu Withdraws Case To Cross Examine Woyome

Mr Martin Alamisi Amidu, a former Attorney General on Wednesday withdrew his case in which he was seeking to cross examine Mr Alfred Woyome,...

Amidu Pulls Out of Case Against Woyome

file image The former Attorney -General Martin Amidu has withdrawn his case against embattled businessman Alfred Agbesi Woyome. Mr Amidu who was granted an application to...

Trump Pulls US Out of TPP Deal

President Donald Trump has fulfilled a campaign pledge by signing an executive order to withdraw from the Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP).The trade deal, a linchpin...

Turkish ruling party withdraws controversial sexual abuse bill

The bill proposed to allow pardons for some men who assaulted underage girls if they marry the victims. As a part of...

Odike Falls Out From Presidential Race

Speaking at a media briefing at the Head Office of the Electoral Commission (EC) in Accra, Mr Odike said his decision to withdraw his...

IGP Calls Back All Police Personnel in Donkorkrom

The Ghana Police Service has withdrawn all personnel stationed at Donkorkrom in the Eastern region due to the destruction caused to a Police post...

Zambia’s main opposition party withdraws from verification of vote results

Jack Mwiimbu, chairman for legal of the United Party for National Development (UPND), said the party will no longer take part in the verification...
Ghana’s Parliament

Ghana government retracts Bill

The Bill has, however, been replaced with a revised version. Mr James Agalga, the Deputy Minister of the Interior, who withdrew the Bill, which received...

Gov’t Strikes Out Controversial Spy Bill

Government has withdrawn the controversial Interception of Postal Packets and Telecommunications Messages Bill (Spy Bill) from Parliament. Deputy Interior Minister, James Agalga, indicated...

U.S. Presidential Race: Jeb Bush Pulls Out

"The people of Iowa and New Hampshire and South Carolina have spoken, and I really respect their decision," said Bush to supporters after a...

World Bank withdraws financial support for national airline

The World Bank has withdrawn its financial support for government?s initiative to establish a new national airline. This follows a review of the pre- feasibility...

UK Labour Party?s Leadership Race, Chuka Umunna Falls Out

Shadow business secretary, Chuka Umunna withdraws from Labour party leadership contest, BBC reports. Recall that few days ago, Chuka Umunna had earlier announced that he...

Murder Charges against Ex- commissioner, Tola Kasali withdrawn

The Lagos State Directorate of Public Prosecutions on Thursday asked the state?s magistrates? court siting in Ebute-metta to discharge a former Lagos State Commissioner...

France embassy in Yemen to be shut down over UK security concerns

British Minister for the Middle East, Tobias Ellwood, said government has withdrawn staff from its embassy in Yemen and temporarily suspended operations there.He...

Ewuraffe Drops Case Against KKD

Kwasi Kyei Darkwah ?a.k.a KKD can now breath a sigh of relief as the victim, Ewuraffe Orleans Thompson, in his controversial rape saga, has...

Why Mrs. Adejoke Orelope-Adefulire bowed out

Lagos State Deputy Governor, Mrs. Adejoke Orelope-Adefulire on Friday announced her withdrawal from the race to contest the ticket of the Lagos West...

Dr. Abdul-jhalil Tafawa Balewa chickens out

Joy EkekeThe son of Former Prime Minister,Dr. Abdul-jhalil Tafawa Balewa, has given up his presidential ambition, as he declared his withdrawal from the...
Baffour Gyan

Daniel Kenu Withdraws Case Against Baffour Gyan

Daily Graphic journalist Daniel Kenu who filed a writ against Baffour Gyan, brother of Black Star's Captain, Asamoah Gyan says, he is withdrawing the...

Gbagbo given raw deal

The party of former Ivory Coast President Laurent Gbagbo withdrew from the country's election commission on Sunday, setting back efforts to draw it into...

Sampson Deen Withdraws His Statement

Sampson Deen, Chief Executive Officer of African Origin Travel and Sports Tourism had to plead for mercy at the tail end of his submission...

Carpet crossing hit APC

A former Minister of Foreign Affairs and chieftain of All Progressives Congress (APC), Chief Tom Ikimi, has withdrawn his membership from the party. He...