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Sudan’s Elections Commission satisfied with vote counting

Sudan’s Elections Commission satisfied with vote counting

Sudan's National Elections Commission (NEC) has said that it is so far satisfied with the vote counting exercise taking place in the country. The chairman...
Sudan: AU and Arab League back election results

Sudan: AU and Arab League back election results

Contrary to reports by the European Union and the Carter Center observers on Sudan’s first elections in over 20 years, the African Union team...
Sudan: SPLM reports election anomalies amid NCP complaints

Sudan: SPLM reports election anomalies amid NCP complaints

Southern Sudan ruling party, Sudan People's Liberation Movement has complained about anomalies that occurred during the recently held elections in Sudan. Thursday, National Congress...
Statement attributable to the Spokesperson for the UN Secretary-General on Sudanese elections

Statement attributable to the Spokesperson for the UN Secretary-General on Sudanese elections

Today, polls closed across Sudan in the country's first national elections in 24 years. The Secretary-General congratulates all those who participated in the elections,...
Sudan: Partial election results, re-run in 33 constituencies announced

Sudan: Partial election results, re-run in 33 constituencies announced

The names of candidates who won by acclamation have today Friday been announced by National elections commission in Sudan. According to a statement issued by the...
Ethiopia: Meles Zenawi warns parties amid claims of intimidation

Ethiopia: Meles Zenawi warns parties amid claims of intimidation

Ethiopian Prime Minister Meles Zenawi has cautioned opposition members of parliament (MPs) to peacefully participate in the upcoming election. Meles Zenawi, who appeared in parliament...
Nigeria: U.S. seeks new election boss as President declares new cabinet

Nigeria: U.S. seeks new election boss as President declares new cabinet

Acting Nigerian president Mr. Goodluck Jonathan has sworn in a new cabinet to replace the cabinet members who fought a fierce battle to keep...
As Election Crisis Unfolds, Darfuris and U.S. Advocates Call on Congress to Exercise More Oversight Over Faltering Sudan Policy

As Election Crisis Unfolds, Darfuris and U.S. Advocates Call on Congress to Exercise More Oversight Over Faltering Sudan Policy

As Sudan's national election descends into crisis amid growing opposition boycotts, U.S.-based Darfuris and policy experts from Sudan Now, a campaign led by a...
Addis Ababa: The African Union deploys an Election Observer Mission to Sudan

Addis Ababa: The African Union deploys an Election Observer Mission to Sudan

Mr Jean Ping, Chairperson of the African Union Commission (AUC), has decided to deploy an election observation mission to the Sudan for the general...
Sudan: ICC official describes Sudan polls as Hitler’s election

Sudan: ICC official describes Sudan polls as Hitler’s election

The International Criminal Court has described the likely reelection of Sudan’s president Mr. Omar al-Bashir as a Hitler election. The Sudanese legislative, regional and...
Presigned mandate

Togo presidential election fraud denounced

Togo voted Thursday to elect its next president. While politicians and observers have welcomed a peaceful election, fraud has been detected in several neighborhoods...
Zimbabwe: Mugabe seeks re-election and British conservative win

Zimbabwe: Mugabe seeks re-election and British conservative win

Zimbabweans should be ready to go for fresh polls next year with or without a new constitution, President Mugabe has advised his countrymen. But the...
Togo: For a peaceful presidential election

Togo: For a peaceful presidential election

"Togolese, let's vote in peace." It is with this slogan that, the political parties, the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC), the traditional and religious...
Gabon: Election postponement demanded in the face of gross irregularities

Gabon: Election postponement demanded in the face of gross irregularities

Eleven candidates standing for the pending presidential election in Gabon, scheduled to take place August 30, 2009, Wednesday asked for the postponement of the...