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  • 01:19 Leaders Voting In Mauritania Elections

    Leaders Voting In Mauritania Elections

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    A former army general who seized power by overthrowing Mauritania's first freely elected president last year is gunning for Mauritania's presidency again, this time legitimately, through the ballot box. Saturday's election represents a chance for the coup

  • 01:30 President Expected To Win Madagascar Election As Voting Begins

    President Expected To Win Madagascar Election As Voting Begins

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    Madagascar's President Marc Ravalomanana cast his vote in Sunday's presidential elections which got under way despite ballot papers for four candidates not being delivered to polling stations. However, there were no signs of the violence that split this I

  • 00:47 Rwanda Parliament Votes In Support Of Kagame Third Term

    Rwanda Parliament Votes In Support Of Kagame Third Term

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    Keep up-to-date with the latest news, subscribe here: http://bit.ly/AFP-subscribe Rwandan lawmakers voted Tuesday in support of a constitutional change to allow strongman Paul Kagame a third term in power as president, backing a petition signed by million

  • 02:11 Zimbabwe Parliament Votes To Allow Workers Terminal Benefits

    Zimbabwe Parliament Votes To Allow Workers Terminal Benefits

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    The Zimbabwean parliament has passed a law stopping companies from arbitrary dismissal of employees. Legislators from both sides of the political divide joined forces to push through Labour amendment bill that requires employers to give a send-off package

  • 01:21 Vote Counting Begins After Successful Polling In Guinea

    Vote Counting Begins After Successful Polling In Guinea

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    Guinea elections have passed without incidents although the opposition has complained of irregularities . Counting is on going.

  • 02:01 Guineans Await Vote Counting Results After Peaceful Poll

    Guineans Await Vote Counting Results After Peaceful Poll

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    Counting of votes cast in the concluded Guinea polls is going on. Political analysts have been weighing the pros and cons of a possible Alpha Conde re-election.

  • 02:30 22.7 Million Tanzanians Set To Vote

    22.7 Million Tanzanians Set To Vote

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    The countdown has begun for another round of voting on the African continent. In just a few hours, an estimated 22.7 million Tanzanian voters head to the polls to pick a new president to replace incumbent Jakaya Kikwete. The country's electoral officials

  • 00:54 President Kagame Thanks Rwandans For Referendum Vote

    President Kagame Thanks Rwandans For Referendum Vote

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    Rwandan president Paul Kagame has thanked the nation for voting in a referendum last week that overwhelmingly backed constitutional changes to remove his presidential term limits. The vote could see Kagame stay in power until 2034. However, during his pos

  • 06:16 Former Central African Republic PM Leads In Presidential Vote

    Former Central African Republic PM Leads In Presidential Vote

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    The former prime minister of Central African Republic held a slim lead in a presidential election many voters hope will end years of violence between Muslims and Christians, initial results show. The National Election Authority says Faustin Archange Touad

  • 01:54 President Zuma Faces Motion Of No-confidence In Parliament

    President Zuma Faces Motion Of No-confidence In Parliament

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    South Africa's president Jacob Zuma is to face a motion of no-confidence in Parliament. That's over his cabinet reshuffle late last year. Zuma fired two finance ministers in less than a week - shaking markets and helping weaken the country's currency, the

  • 02:36 Benin Set For Presidential Run-off Vote

    Benin Set For Presidential Run-off Vote

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    Provisional results from Benin's presidential election suggest that no candidate has won an outright majority. The country's electoral commission revealed that the current Prime minister Lionel Zinsou will face businessman Patrice Talon in a second-round.

  • 01:48 SA Authorities Record High Turnout Of People Registering To Vote

    SA Authorities Record High Turnout Of People Registering To Vote

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    South Africa electoral authorities say there's been a high turnout of people registering to vote in upcoming local government elections. The country will hold the elections in August. And many observers predict the ruling African National Congress could f

  • 03:45 Tunisia: Lawmakers Vote To Dismiss Prime Minister Habib Essid

    Tunisia: Lawmakers Vote To Dismiss Prime Minister Habib Essid

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    Tunisian lawmakers voted on Saturday to dismiss Prime Minister Habib Essid from office, during a no-confidence ballot in parliament. Essid has been under fire for a lack of progress on a financial reforms package to create growth and jobs. Out of the 191

  • 04:43 President Jacob Zuma Survives No-confidence Vote

    President Jacob Zuma Survives No-confidence Vote

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    South African President Jacob Zuma has survived yet another vote of no confidence in Parliament. The main opposition, the Democratic Alliance, tabled the motion in response to what it says is the president's reckless leadership. It follows the release of

  • 05:52 Zuma Has Now Survived Eight Votes Of No Confidence

    Zuma Has Now Survived Eight Votes Of No Confidence

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    In South Africa, President Jacob Zuma has survived yet ANOTHER vote of no confidence. It's the eighth time he's survived such a motion. Parliamentary speaker Baleka Mbete has just announced the results in Parliament. 198 MPs voted against the motion of no

  • 06:17 EFF Pleased With Motion Of No Confidence Results: Malema

    EFF Pleased With Motion Of No Confidence Results: Malema

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    The motion of no confidence in President Jacob Zuma has failed. According to the results, votes were 177, 198 no votes and nine abstentions. MPs used a secret ballot to vote. ANC members pledged to back Zuma aiming to thwart opposition efforts to force hi