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  • 02:11 Museveni Announces Fifth Term Presidential Bid

    Museveni Announces Fifth Term Presidential Bid

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    Uganda's President Yoweri Museveni has signaled the start of the presidential race by announcing his intention to run in 2016. Museveni has been in power for nearly 30 years. CCTV's Hillary Ayesiga reports.

  • 00:52 Protests Over Proposed Change To Election Law

    Protests Over Proposed Change To Election Law

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    Demonstrators took to the streets of Kinshasa, the capital of the Democratic Republic of Congo, on Tuesday to protest against a proposed change to an electoral law that requires a census before presidential elections scheduled for 2016. Critics say the mo

  • 02:17 Uganda's Election Monitoring App

    Uganda's Election Monitoring App

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    Mobile application developers have come up with a new election app. The app, which is meant to increase transparency, during elections, comes ahead of the country's polls in 2016. As CCTV's Leslie Mirungu reports, such applications are gaining popularity

  • 03:56 Presidential Campaigns In Tanzania Intensify

    Presidential Campaigns In Tanzania Intensify

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    Presidential Campaigns In Tanzania Intensify

  • 02:46 89% Of Ugandans Want Electrol Reforms According To Study

    89% Of Ugandans Want Electrol Reforms According To Study

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    89% of Ugandans are keen for electoral reforms. That's according to a recent poll by research firm Afro Barometer. A large part of the population isn't happy with the current system. CCTV's Hillary Ayesiga reports.

  • 02:32 Allasane Ouattara Launches Re-election Bid

    Allasane Ouattara Launches Re-election Bid

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    Cote d'ivoire President Alassane Ouattara launched his re-election bid on Friday with a pledge to improve citizens' access to justice. The Ivorian leader is hoping to win another term in office in an October 25 poll. He hopes the polls will cement the cou

  • 03:49 Uganda Gears Up For 2016 Presidential Election

    Uganda Gears Up For 2016 Presidential Election

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    Campaigning for Uganda's presidential elections in February have got underway in the country's capital Kampala. For more News visit: http://www.sabc.co.za/news Follow us on Twitter: https://twitter.com/SABCNewsOnline?lang=en Like us on Facebook: https://w

  • 02:10 Ex-PM Touadera Wins C. African Republic Presidential Election

    Ex-PM Touadera Wins C. African Republic Presidential Election

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    More election news and to Central Africa Republic where... Former Prime minister Faustin Archange Touadera is set to take charge, after he was eclared the winner of the February 14 presidential run-off vote on Saturday. Many hope the conclusion of the ele

  • 00:32 South Africa, Zimbabwe Back Botswana's Candidate For AU Top Job

    South Africa, Zimbabwe Back Botswana's Candidate For AU Top Job

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    There are several other candidates fielded for the position of AU chair - although at this stage it looks like Kenya’s Amina Mohamed is the favourite. That can change, depending on the lobbying done these next few months. Kenya had earlier claimed that So

  • 05:17 Uhuru Kenyatta Wins Repeat Poll With 98% Of The Vote

    Uhuru Kenyatta Wins Repeat Poll With 98% Of The Vote

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    After months of uncertainty and drama, Kenya's electoral commission has announced the results of last week's re-run vote. Incumbent president Uhuru Kenyatta has been declared the winner with 98 percent of the vote. He's gained the required minimum vote, d

  • 00:43 Liberia's Ruling Party Challenges Poll Results

    Liberia's Ruling Party Challenges Poll Results

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    Liberia's ruling party is challenging the results of the first round of presidential elections in which its candidate was the runner-up. The Unity Party along with two other parties have accused incumbent President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf of interfering wit

  • 01:12 Zimbabwe's Electoral Body Extends Voter Registration Period

    Zimbabwe's Electoral Body Extends Voter Registration Period

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    Zimbabwe's electoral body has extended voter registration ahead of polls slated for later this year. Previous elections in Zimbabwe have been marred by allegations of ghost voters and rigging. This time the government has introduced a biometric voter regi