Hong Kong’s democrats scored a landslide majority in district council elections, which saw a record turnout after six months of anti-government protests, increasing pressure on the Chinese-ruled city’s leader on Monday to listen to calls for democracy.
Sunday is the deadline for the ANC and its alliance partners to discuss the Economic Strategy Plan proposed by Finance Minister Tito Mboweni.
African National Congress (ANC) president Cyril Ramaphosa says the party’s National Executive Committee will meet with the South African Communist Party (SACP), Congress of South African Trade Unions (Cosatu) and South African National Civic Organisation (Sanco) this weekend to draft a strategy that will assist in growing the economy.
Ethiopia’s prime minister Friday called for a “quick” democratic transition in Sudan as he met the country’s ruling generals and protest leaders, days after a deadly crackdown killed dozens of demonstrators in the capital.
In the 2019 elections will be contesting in the National and Provincial elections for all nine provinces
Thailand’s opposition “democratic front” of seven parties on Wednesday said it had won a majority in the lower house of parliament after a messy election, and had the right to try to form a government after five years of military rule.
Former Lesotho Prime and Leader of Democratic Congress has handed over the reins of power to his newly elected successor Mathibeli Mokhothu.
National Assembly Speaker Baleka Mbete is accompanied by among others, the Chief Whips of the ANC, DA, EFF and IFP on a week-long visit to Cuba.
President Cyril Ramaphosa has called on Zimbabwe’s opposition Movement for Democratic Change -Alliance to concede defeat and move on.
Zanu-PF is expected to file opposing papers in Zimbabwe’s Constitutional Court on Monday against the MDC alliance’s application to have the July 30 poll results nullified.