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Cameroon opposition parties to boycott elections

“Two leading opposition parties in Cameroon have declared they will boycott the February 2020 municipal and legislative elections to protest…

Will parties’ merger change Ethiopia’s political landscape?

“Politicians from Ethiopia’s governing Ethiopian People’s Revolutionary Democratic Front (EPRDF) coalition have approved the idea of forming a new political…

Ethiopia: Seven Political Parties Agree to Establish Front

” Seven political parties, four nation-wide and three ethno-nationalist parties have agreed to establish a front. “ https://allafrica.com/stories/201902280539.html You may…

Nigeria: 61 Aggrieved Parties Head to Court Today

“The 61 Political Parties protesting againts the proposed electoral guideline scheduled to be released by the Independent National Electoral Commission…

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…

EU worried about political situation in Tanzania

“In a statement from EU foreign policy chief Federica Mogherini, the bloc’s member states said they were concerned about the…

Does Uganda need parties? Yes and so does Africa

Several years ago a World Official spoke wonders of Uganda’s no party politics. A recent article in press makes a…

Political Vigilantism Threatens Stability in Ghana

“For over 25 years, Ghana has progressively entrenched democracy while maintaining relative peace and stability. It has gone through seven…

The determinants of Party System Change in Sub-Saharan Africa

Otoritas has just published a short article on the possible causes of party system change and instability in Sub-Saharan Africa….

537 candidates will compete for 80 seats in Rwandan parliament

“A total of 537 people have applied to contest in Rwanda’s September parliamentary elections, with 61 per cent of them…

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