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DRC may go for a coalition government

Media report that DRC may have a coalition government https://www.theeastafrican.co.ke/news/africa/4552902-4932036-ot2qd1z/index.html You may also be interested in: Congo authorities eye victory…

Congo-Kinshasa: Opposition Leader Felix Tshisekedi Wins DR Congo Presidency, Says Commission

“Felix Tshisekedi has won Congo’s presidential election, the election commission has announced. ” https://allafrica.com/stories/201901100001.html You may also be interested in: Congo…

Rwanda: Prosecution Withdraws Rwigara Appeal Case

“The National Prosecution Agency (NPA) has withdrawn its appeal against the acquittal of Diane Shima Rwigara and her mother, Adeline…

The “democracy of bread” is threatening to unravel Sudan’s three-decade dictatorship

“The price of bread is, yet again, at the heart of protests in Sudan.” https://qz.com/africa/1515978/sudans-bread-protests-threaten-the-rule-of-president-omar-bashir/?utm_source=email&utm_medium=africa-weekly-brief You may also be interested…

United States Calls Upon the Democratic Republic of the Congo’s Electoral Commission To Release Accurate Results

“The United States stands by the millions of Congolese voters who went to the polls across the Democratic Republic of…

Are elections helping African democracies?

“Is all this electoral activity helping to entrench democracy as the foundation for national and regional security, development and integration?”…

Is Africa’s Democracy Dying?

“With presidents changing constitutions to stay in power and political opponents ending up behind bars, there’s a popular belief that…

Democracy in Tanzania

The good news is that 2018 will soon come to an end. The bad news is that 2018 was a…

Tanzania court sends opposition leaders to jail after revoking bail

“A Dar es Salaam magistrate revoked the bails of opposition leader Freeman Mbowe and his party MP Esther Matiko and…

Congo authorities eye victory as candidates launch election campaigns

““We are sure we will win, by what margin is up to the people. It is enough to look at…

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