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Congo Opposition Candidate to Challenge Election Results

Democratic Republic of Congo opposition leader Martin Fayulu said he will challenge the official election result at the country’s constitutional court, as one of his campaign aides claimed his candidate had won in a landslide......»»

Category: topSource: wsjJan 12th, 2019

Congo Opposition Candidate Appeals Election Results

Congo opposition leader Martin Fayulu, who came in second in the country’s Dec. 30 presidential vote, lodged a formal appeal of the results, which have been denounced by Catholic Church observers......»»

Category: topSource: wsjJan 13th, 2019

Félix Tshisekedi Is Sworn In as Congolese President

Félix Tshisekedi became the first opposition leader to be sworn in as president of the Democratic Republic of Congo, despite evidence of election fraud and questions over the sway of departing President Joseph Kabila......»»

Category: topSource: wsjJan 25th, 2019

Why Congo’s Election Results Confounded the Pundits

The Democratic Republic of Congo, sub-Saharan Africa’s biggest country, is aiming for its first transfer of power via the ballot box since the cobalt- and copper-rich nation gained independence from Belgium almost six decades ago. But elections .....»»

Category: topSource: washpostJan 21st, 2019

Why Congo’s Election Is Headed for a Chaotic Outcome

The Democratic Republic of Congo, sub-Saharan Africa’s biggest country, looks set to witness its first-ever transfer of power via the ballot box after opposition leader Felix Tshisekedi, 55, was declared the provisional winner of Dec. 30 presiden.....»»

Category: topSource: washpostJan 10th, 2019

Surprise Winner Declared in Congo Presidential Election

The Democratic Republic of Congo’s electoral commission declared opposition leader Félix Tshisekedi as the winner of the December presidential election, a stunning announcement that contradicts an unofficial tally by the largest observer mission......»»

Category: topSource: wsjJan 10th, 2019

Congo Keeps Voters in the Dark About Election Results

Rising disorder roiled the Democratic Republic of Congo in the wake of a long-delayed and chaotic presidential vote, threatening to disrupt Ebola treatment and a mining industry that serves global electronics production......»»

Category: topSource: wsjJan 3rd, 2019

Christopher Steele Admits He Was Hired To Help Hillary Challenge 2016 Election

Former UK spy Christopher Steele admitted in a London court that he was hired to help Hillary Clinton contest the results of the 2016 elect.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeDec 17th, 2018

Brazil ETFs are Hot Post Presidential Election Results

Brazil ETFs surge after the victory of investor-preferred far-right candidate Jair Bolsonaro in the recently contested first round of election. iShares MSCI Brazil exchange-traded fund EWZ.....»»

Category: smallbizSource: nytOct 10th, 2018

Zimbabwe"s Crackdown Escalates With Arrest of Opposition

Tendai Biti, a senior opposition politician, was charged with inciting public violence and announcing unofficial election results, marking the latest escalation in a government crackdown......»»

Category: topSource: wsjAug 9th, 2018

Zimbabwe"s Opposition Leader Alleges Election Fraud

Zimbabwe’s opposition leader rejected President Emmerson Mnangagwa’s election victory, pledging to challenge the result of a vote he said was marred by fraud......»»

Category: europeSource: wsjAug 3rd, 2018

Police Raid Zimbabwe Opposition

Police raided the offices of Zimbabwe’s main opposition party, as the death toll grew from clashes over the slow release of presidential-election results......»»

Category: topSource: wsjAug 2nd, 2018

Police Raid Zimbabwe Opposition Office

Police seized computers and arrested several people in a raid of the offices of Zimbabwe’s main opposition party, as the death toll grew from clashes between the military and protesters angry over the slow release of presidential-election results......»»

Category: topSource: wsjAug 2nd, 2018

Police Raid Zimbabwe Opposition Office, Party Says

Police seized computers and arrested several people in a raid of the offices of Zimbabwe’s main opposition party, a day after three people died in clashes between the military and protesters angry over the slow release of presidential election results......»»

Category: topSource: wsjAug 2nd, 2018

Zimbabwe Calls in Military as Protests Erupt Over Vote Counting

The Zimbabwe military harshly dispersed protesters from the streets of the capital after the main opposition presidential candidate accused officials of trying to rig this week’s election in favor of the party of former President Robert Mugabe......»»

Category: topSource: wsjAug 1st, 2018

Tensions Flare as Zimbabwe Opposition Accuses Officials of Rigging Election

The Zimbabwe military harshly dispersed protesters from the streets of the capital after the main opposition presidential candidate accused officials of trying to rig this week’s election in favor of the party of former President Robert Mugabe......»»

Category: topSource: wsjAug 1st, 2018

Shehbaz Sharif vows to challenge Pakistan election results

Shehbaz Sharif vows to challenge Pakistan election results.....»»

Category: videosSource: videonewsindexJul 26th, 2018

Mexico Presidential Election Results: Meet Anti-Trump Winner Andrés Manuel López Obrador

Mexico chose the left-leaning candidate to be the president for the next six years. Will his election change relations with Washington forever?.....»»

Category: topSource: newsweekJul 1st, 2018

After Victory, Erdogan Promises to Build a Stronger Country

President Recep Tayyip Erdogan returned to Turkey’s capital city to celebrate his twin victory in presidential and parliamentary elections as the opposition pondered whether to challenge the results or admit defeat......»»

Category: topSource: wsjJun 25th, 2018

Colombia Presidential Election Results: Meet Ivan Duque, The Conservative Who Rose To Power

The right-leaning candidate overwhelmingly won by 54.76 percent, but he will face a host of challenges ahead......»»

Category: topSource: newsweekJun 17th, 2018

Bypoll results LIVE: Modi, Shah get wake-up call from Kairana before 2019

Kairana by-election results will serve as a test case for a united Opposition against the Prime Minister Narendra Modi-led Bharatiya Janata Party. Catch all the live updates here.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardMay 31st, 2018