Tag: re-election

Senegal: Macky Sall wins new term in office with 58.3 per cent of votes

March 1, 2019

President Macky Sall Thursday won a new term in office after the electoral commission credited him with 58.3 per cent of votes during the Sunday ... Read More

Nigeria: Buhari wins second four-year term in office in highly charged elections

February 27, 2019

The Nigerian Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) Wednesday announced incumbent President Muhammadu Buhari winner of Feb. 23 presidential and parliamentary elections, while the opposition calls ... Read More

Egypt: Almost Unchallenged al Sisi Re-elected

March 30, 2018

Incumbent President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi has been re-elected for another four-year term in an election deserted by main opposition parties. Official MENA news agency and ... Read More

Gabon: French Media Critical of Regime Denied Entry in Libreville

September 12, 2016

Gabonese authorities have refused to grant entry visa to French media deemed critical of Ali Bongo’s regime after French Socialist party and other political figures ... Read More