Exiled Congolese opposition leader Moise Katumbi said on Monday he would return to Democratic Republic of Congo by June to lodge his candidacy for a presidential election in December to replace President Joseph Kabila.
Former Egyptian Premier Ahmed Shafiq on Sunday announced he will not stand in the 2018 presidential elections, reversing a pledge to challenge at polls set to be dominated by leader Abdel Fattah al-Sisi.
The first official results in Liberia’s landmark presidential election are expected later on Thursday. The run-off vote on Tuesday was contested by football hero George Weah and current Vice President Joseph Boakai.
Vote counting was under way in Liberia on Wednesday following a peaceful run-off election for a new president, pitting former international footballer George Weah against Vice-President Joseph Boakai.
Donald Trump said on Sunday he backed United States intelligence agencies who concluded that Russia meddled in the 2016 US presidential election, but repeated his trust in the sincerity of Vladimir Putin’s denials and slammed critics of his relationship with the Russian leader. Key former Trump aides are under US investigation for possible collaboration with […]