Nigeria Election postponement

Nigeria Election postponement

The Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, has postponed to February 23rd, the General election earlier scheduled for Saturday, February 16th, 2019. INEC Prof. Mahmood Yakubu, Chairman of the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) Read: INEC’s full report on postponement of Nigeria’s election INEC chairman, Professor Mahmood Yakubu,while briefing newsmen at the commission’s headquarters, announced that continuing with the election as earlier scheduled for today, 16th February, 2019,…

Zimbabwe opposition protests, demands reforms

Zimbabwe opposition protests, demands reforms

Rights organisations demanded a probe into the army following the deaths of at least three civilians in the violence trailing Zimbabwe’s elections. Picture: Xinhua/Shaun Jusa Harare – The United Nations (UN) called for restraint while human rights organisations demanded a probe into the army following the deaths of at least three civilians in the violence trailing Zimbabwe’s divisive elections. Protests and subsequent deaths in the capital Harare…