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Mabuyane elected Eastern Cape ANC chairman at troubled conference

 EAST LONDON, October 1 – Outgoing African National Congress Eastern Cape secretary Oscar Mabuyane has been elected provincial chairman at the ANC’s strife torn conference in East London this weekend. Following the voting at the conference held at the East London International Convention Centre, Mabuyane swept in with 931 votes against outgoing chairman Phumulo Masualle’s […]

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Kenya’s backslide into precarious limbo before election re-run

JOHANNESBURG, September 30 – Kenya’s 2017 election is a confounding vote because it has carried the country and Africa into uncharted positive territory while simultaneously bringing it back onto familiar, dangerous political ground. What is new is that Kenya’s Supreme Court took the step — unprecedented in Africa — of nullifying the August 8 poll that had put President […]