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Opposition supporters clash with security forces in Togo

“Opposition supporters on Saturday clashed with security forces in Togo’s capital, Lome, and teargas was fired in the north, after…

Togo: l’opposition manifeste et appelle à des mesures fermes de la Cedeao

“Brigitte Kafui Adjamagbo-Johnson, Coordinatrice de la Coalition des 14 s’est félicité de la mobilisation des manifestants. Pour elle, si le…

Togo: les députés du pouvoir n’ont pas pu voter la révision constitutionnelle

“Les députés de l’opposition, qui assurent n’avoir pas été informés de la tenue d’une telle séance ne se sont pas…

Opposition protest flops in Zimbabwe

“Zimbabweans largely ignored the demonstration called by the MDC-Alliance yesterday, and continued with their business as usual, while all shops…

Ethiopia PM meets opposition parties, promises fair elections

“Ethiopia’s prime minister met members of 81 opposition parties on Tuesday to discuss ways of reforming the electoral system, his…

DR Congo’s Tshisekedi returns to kick off presidential bid

“Congolese opposition scion Felix Tshisekedi returned home to Kinshasa on Tuesday greeted by tens of thousands of supporters as he…

Nigeria’s 2019 Election – a Two-Horse Race With Uninspiring Candidates

“The poll is likely to be yet another two-horse race: a contest between the All Progressives Congress (APC) and People’s…

Cracks Ruin Newly Launched Opposition Alliance in DRC

“Congolese opposition party UDPS has rejected Martin Fayulu as the main opposition candidate a day after he was picked. Now…

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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