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express
Czech election polls LIVE: Billionaire Andrej Babis set to deliver blow to the EUvoting. The first round of unofficial election results will likely arrive just
express / Posted 3 hours ago
voting. The first round of unofficial election results will likely arrive just hours after the polls close, but the State Electoral Commission will likely confirm the results next week. All eyes are trained today on Andrej Babiš, a populist... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Kenyans Divided As They Mark Mashujaa 'Heroes' Dayhis National Super Alliance (NASA) coalition also announced plans to hold mass
AllAfrica.com / Posted 5 hours ago
his National Super Alliance (NASA) coalition also announced plans to hold mass protests on election day. After meeting the electoral commission's chairperson, Wafula Chebukati, Odinga told reporters that if serious reforms were undertaken, NASA... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Election Countdown - What to Expectopposition leader Raila Odinga lauded the Supreme Court ruling saying it has re
AllAfrica.com / Posted 5 hours ago
opposition leader Raila Odinga lauded the Supreme Court ruling saying it has revealed what he termed as 'utter rot' in the electoral commission and electoral process. President Uhuru Kenyatta at a press conference at State House accepted the court... Read more
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Ekklesia
Lobbying Act reform: debate required, say charitiesThree organisations representing thousands of charities have asked the Electora
Ekklesia / Posted 8 hours ago
Three organisations representing thousands of charities have asked the Electoral Commission to explain its opposition to reform of the Lobbying Act, which contributed to the government dropping plans to make any changes. In a letter sent on 16... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
High fives, low bows: Electioneering, Japan styleup a deposit of as much as 6 million yen. They get the cash back if they win a
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 11 hours ago
up a deposit of as much as 6 million yen. They get the cash back if they win a certain number of votes but otherwise the electoral commission keeps it. There is an upper limit on campaign expenses - 19.1 million yen plus 15 yen for every voter... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Group Applauds Citizens On 'Vote of No Confidence' to Ruling Partysaid in a statement made available to Nyasa Times after results of the by -elec
AllAfrica.com / Posted 17 hours ago
said in a statement made available to Nyasa Times after results of the by -elections were declared official by Malawi Electoral Commission (MEC). In the run up to the elections, TA called on voters to ensure that they utilise the opportunity... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Ruling Party Concedes 'Painful' By-Election DefeatCongress Party (MCP) has won in five out of the six areas. Dausi in an intervi
AllAfrica.com / Posted 17 hours ago
Congress Party (MCP) has won in five out of the six areas. Dausi in an interview - sounding jovial though -after Malawi Electoral Commission (MEC) chairperson Jane Ansah declared official results at Sunbird Mount Soche Hotel in Blantyre on... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Rights Group, Election Resource Centre Deploy 100 Voter Mobilizershence the decision to engage volunteers as a way of complimenting efforts by th
AllAfrica.com / Posted 17 hours ago
hence the decision to engage volunteers as a way of complimenting efforts by the electoral management body, Zimbabwe Electoral Commission (ZEC) to mobilize people to register and vote. "The Election Resource Centre together with the Zimbabwe... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
The More Things Change the More They Remain the Sameacross the political stage, opposition parties are beginning to sound like hope
AllAfrica.com / Posted 17 hours ago
across the political stage, opposition parties are beginning to sound like hopeless cry-babies. They blame the Zimbabwe Electoral Commission, they blame Zanu PF, they blame donors, and they even blame plain bad luck. Heck, they blame everyone... Read more
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The Hindu
Back to the ballot: On Kenyan pollsOdinga, leader of the opposition National Super Alliance, quit the race last we
The Hindu / Posted 20 hours ago
Odinga, leader of the opposition National Super Alliance, quit the race last week demanding a comprehensive overhaul of the electoral commission. It is not clear if Mr. Chiloba’s temporary removal from the scene will be enough to persuade him to... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
US ambassador Haley to pay first visit to AfricaPresident Joseph Kabila refused to step down when his second and final term end
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 21 hours ago
President Joseph Kabila refused to step down when his second and final term ended in December 2016. But the DR Congo's electoral commission is facing logistical hurdles and this month said it would need another 504 days to prepare for the vote,... Read more
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DW
Kenyans divided as they mark Mashujaa ‘Heroes’ Day |his National Super Alliance (NASA) coalition also announced plans to hold mass
DW / Posted 22 hours ago
his National Super Alliance (NASA) coalition also announced plans to hold mass protests on election day. After meeting the electoral commission's chairperson, Wafula Chebukati, Odinga told reporters that if serious reforms were undertaken, NASA... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
How Political Leaders Are Adding to the Prolonged Election Crisisinto political turmoil and lead to more economic strain on the country. Immova
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
into political turmoil and lead to more economic strain on the country. Immovable positions These amendments dilute the electoral commission chairman's power and also give priority to manual voting over electronic processes. Confusion over... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Stop Attacks on IEBC Ahead of Repeat Poll - KenyattaBy Silas Apollo and Kennedy Kimanthi Stop attacks on the electoral commission
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
By Silas Apollo and Kennedy Kimanthi Stop attacks on the electoral commission and its staff as they prepare for repeat presidential election, President Kenyatta has said. The Independent Electoral and Boundaries Commission (IEBC), Mr Kenyatta said... Read more
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WSOC-TV Charlotte
Kenya's police say 4 killed in opposition demonstrationswith tear gas and gunfire. It remained unclear just how the Oct. 26 will be ca
WSOC-TV Charlotte / Posted yesterday
with tear gas and gunfire. It remained unclear just how the Oct. 26 will be carried out. This week, two members of Kenya's electoral commission cast doubt on whether the vote can be free and fair. One resigned and fled the country, saving she... Read more
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ABC 7 El Paso
Pressured, Kenyan election official takes leave before voteflawed and invalidated it, leading to this month's new election date. Odinga l
ABC 7 El Paso / Posted yesterday
flawed and invalidated it, leading to this month's new election date. Odinga later withdrew from the race and accused the electoral commission of being biased against him. Kenya remains on edge as campaigning has grown more heated and the... Read more
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News 8000
Pressured, Kenyan election official takes leave before voteflawed and invalidated it, leading to this month's new election date. Odinga l
News 8000 / Posted yesterday
flawed and invalidated it, leading to this month's new election date. Odinga later withdrew from the race and accused the electoral commission of being biased against him. Kenya remains on edge as campaigning has grown more heated and the... Read more
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KECI Missoula
Pressured, Kenyan election official takes leave before voteflawed and invalidated it, leading to this month's new election date. Odinga l
KECI Missoula / Posted yesterday
flawed and invalidated it, leading to this month's new election date. Odinga later withdrew from the race and accused the electoral commission of being biased against him. Kenya remains on edge as campaigning has grown more heated and the... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Cancel October 26 Election, Nasa Official Tells Wafula Chebukatibecause of the high political temperatures, IEBC staff are now being attacked a
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
because of the high political temperatures, IEBC staff are now being attacked across the country," the letter states. "The electoral commission is heavily divided and some commissioners are biased towards Jubilee instead of being neutral." Mr... Read more
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WCYB 5 Tri-Cities
Pressured, Kenyan election official takes leave before voteflawed and invalidated it, leading to this month's new election date. Odinga l
WCYB 5 Tri-Cities / Posted yesterday
flawed and invalidated it, leading to this month's new election date. Odinga later withdrew from the race and accused the electoral commission of being biased against him. Kenya remains on edge as campaigning has grown more heated and the... Read more
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KRDO Colorado Springs
Pressured, Kenyan election official takes leave before voteflawed and invalidated it, leading to this month's new election date. Odinga l
KRDO Colorado Springs / Posted yesterday
flawed and invalidated it, leading to this month's new election date. Odinga later withdrew from the race and accused the electoral commission of being biased against him. Kenya remains on edge as campaigning has grown more heated and the... Read more
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KRCR TV Redding
Pressured, Kenyan election official takes leave before voteflawed and invalidated it, leading to this month's new election date. Odinga l
KRCR TV Redding / Posted yesterday
flawed and invalidated it, leading to this month's new election date. Odinga later withdrew from the race and accused the electoral commission of being biased against him. Kenya remains on edge as campaigning has grown more heated and the... Read more
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News Channel 12 New Bern
Pressured, Kenyan election official takes leave before voteflawed and invalidated it, leading to this month's new election date. Odinga l
News Channel 12 New Bern / Posted yesterday
flawed and invalidated it, leading to this month's new election date. Odinga later withdrew from the race and accused the electoral commission of being biased against him. Kenya remains on edge as campaigning has grown more heated and the... Read more
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KESQ Palm Springs
Pressured, Kenyan election official takes leave before voteflawed and invalidated it, leading to this month's new election date. Odinga l
KESQ Palm Springs / Posted yesterday
flawed and invalidated it, leading to this month's new election date. Odinga later withdrew from the race and accused the electoral commission of being biased against him. Kenya remains on edge as campaigning has grown more heated and the... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Police Arrest Ibrahim Omondi After Remarks Targeting Uhuru Kenyattaare investigating him concerning a very serious offence on national security".
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are investigating him concerning a very serious offence on national security". On Thursday several Mombasa MCAs warned the electoral commission against conducting an election in the county on October 26. The ward representatives allied to Nasa... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Nasa Leaders Insist There Will Be No Poll On October 26presidential candidate Raila Odinga has insisted the opposition will not partic
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
presidential candidate Raila Odinga has insisted the opposition will not participate in the repeat poll if some of the electoral commission's officials are not changed. Speaking during a tour of Bungoma County at Webuye, Misikhu, Kamukuywa,... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
'The Country is Polarized'on, it's not so much of a surprise. We have been aware that there have been qui
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
on, it's not so much of a surprise. We have been aware that there have been quite a lot of internal conflicts within the electoral commission itself, in terms of them being able to agree on making certain critical decisions. And this is... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Four killed in clashes with police amid Kenyan opposition demonstrationselectoral reforms have continued since then. Witnesses said police have disper
Belfast Telegraph / Posted yesterday
electoral reforms have continued since then. Witnesses said police have dispersed some with tear gas and gunfire. Two members of Kenya's electoral commission this week cast doubt on whether the vote, to be held on October 26, can be free and... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
Kenya's police say 4 killed in opposition demonstrationsdemanding electoral reforms have continued since then. Witnesses have said poli
Stamford Advocate / Posted yesterday
demanding electoral reforms have continued since then. Witnesses have said police have dispersed some with tear gas and gunfire. Two members of Kenya's electoral commission this week cast doubt on whether the Oct. 26 vote can be free... Read more
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The Greater New Milford Spectrum
Kenya's police say 4 killed in opposition demonstrationsdemanding electoral reforms have continued since then. Witnesses have said poli
The Greater New Milford Spectrum / Posted yesterday
demanding electoral reforms have continued since then. Witnesses have said police have dispersed some with tear gas and gunfire. Two members of Kenya's electoral commission this week cast doubt on whether the Oct. 26 vote can be free... Read more
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The New Canaan News
Kenya's police say 4 killed in opposition demonstrationsdemanding electoral reforms have continued since then. Witnesses have said poli
The New Canaan News / Posted yesterday
demanding electoral reforms have continued since then. Witnesses have said police have dispersed some with tear gas and gunfire. Two members of Kenya's electoral commission this week cast doubt on whether the Oct. 26 vote can be free... Read more
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Connecticut Post
Kenya's police say 4 killed in opposition demonstrationsdemanding electoral reforms have continued since then. Witnesses have said poli
Connecticut Post / Posted yesterday
demanding electoral reforms have continued since then. Witnesses have said police have dispersed some with tear gas and gunfire. Two members of Kenya's electoral commission this week cast doubt on whether the Oct. 26 vote can be free... Read more
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The Register Citizen
Kenya's police say 4 killed in opposition demonstrationsdemanding electoral reforms have continued since then. Witnesses have said poli
The Register Citizen / Posted yesterday
demanding electoral reforms have continued since then. Witnesses have said police have dispersed some with tear gas and gunfire. Two members of Kenya's electoral commission this week cast doubt on whether the Oct. 26 vote can be free... Read more
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WFTV 9 Orlando
Kenya's police say 4 killed in opposition demonstrationselectoral reforms have continued since then. Witnesses have said police have di
WFTV 9 Orlando / Posted yesterday
electoral reforms have continued since then. Witnesses have said police have dispersed some with tear gas and gunfire. Two members of Kenya's electoral commission this week cast doubt on whether the Oct. 26 vote can be free and f... Read more
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San Francisco Chronicle
Kenya's police say 4 killed in opposition demonstrationsdemanding electoral reforms have continued since then. Witnesses have said poli
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted yesterday
demanding electoral reforms have continued since then. Witnesses have said police have dispersed some with tear gas and gunfire. Two members of Kenya's electoral commission this week cast doubt on whether the Oct. 26 vote can be free... Read more
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The Middletown Press
Kenya's police say 4 killed in opposition demonstrationsdemanding electoral reforms have continued since then. Witnesses have said poli
The Middletown Press / Posted yesterday
demanding electoral reforms have continued since then. Witnesses have said police have dispersed some with tear gas and gunfire. Two members of Kenya's electoral commission this week cast doubt on whether the Oct. 26 vote can be free... Read more
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WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
Kenya's police say 4 killed in opposition demonstrationsdemanding electoral reforms have continued since then. Witnesses have said poli
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted yesterday
demanding electoral reforms have continued since then. Witnesses have said police have dispersed some with tear gas and gunfire. Two members of Kenya's electoral commission this week cast doubt on whether the Oct. 26 vote can be free... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
No Presidential Election in Mombasa County, Only Anti-IEBC Protests - MCAsAt least 30 members of the Mombasa County Assembly have warned the electoral co
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
At least 30 members of the Mombasa County Assembly have warned the electoral commission against conducting an election in the county on October 26. The ward representatives allied to National Super Alliance (Nasa) declared there will be no election... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Raila Odinga Meets With Wafula Chebukatithat Mr Chebukati will meet President Uhuru Kenyatta on Monday before making a
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
that Mr Chebukati will meet President Uhuru Kenyatta on Monday before making a decision on the upcoming repeat poll. The electoral commission was on Thursday scheduled to meet with presidential candidates but the plan was adjourned to a later... Read more
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Darien News-Review
Kenya's police say 4 killed in opposition demonstrationsdemanding electoral reforms have continued since then. Witnesses have said poli
Darien News-Review / Posted yesterday
demanding electoral reforms have continued since then. Witnesses have said police have dispersed some with tear gas and gunfire. Two members of Kenya's electoral commission this week cast doubt on whether the Oct. 26 vote can be free... Read more
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FOX News
Kenya's police say 4 killed in opposition demonstrationscontinued since then. Witnesses have said police have dispersed some with tear
FOX News / Posted yesterday
continued since then. Witnesses have said police have dispersed some with tear gas and gunfire. Two members of Kenya's electoral commission this week cast doubt on whether the Oct. 26 vote can be free and... Read more
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FOX News
Kenya's police say 4 killed in opposition demonstrationsdemanding electoral reforms have continued since then. Witnesses have said poli
FOX News / Posted yesterday
demanding electoral reforms have continued since then. Witnesses have said police have dispersed some with tear gas and gunfire. Two members of Kenya's electoral commission this week cast doubt on whether the Oct. 26 vote can be free... Read more
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The Fairfield Citizen
Kenya's police say 4 killed in opposition demonstrationsdemanding electoral reforms have continued since then. Witnesses have said poli
The Fairfield Citizen / Posted yesterday
demanding electoral reforms have continued since then. Witnesses have said police have dispersed some with tear gas and gunfire. Two members of Kenya's electoral commission this week cast doubt on whether the Oct. 26 vote can be free... Read more
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WBOC Salisbury
Kenya's police say 4 killed in opposition demonstrationscontinued since then. Witnesses have said police have dispersed some with tear
WBOC Salisbury / Posted yesterday
continued since then. Witnesses have said police have dispersed some with tear gas and gunfire. Two members of Kenya's electoral commission this week cast doubt on whether the Oct. 26 vote can be free and fair. Copyright 2017 The Associated... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Kenya's police say 4 killed in opposition demonstrationsdemanding electoral reforms have continued since then. Witnesses have said poli
San Antonio Express-News / Posted yesterday
demanding electoral reforms have continued since then. Witnesses have said police have dispersed some with tear gas and gunfire. Two members of Kenya's electoral commission this week cast doubt on whether the Oct. 26 vote can be free... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
First Batch of Presidential Ballots Due in the Country Saturdayof the Thursday presidential election boycotted by National Super Alliance (NAS
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
of the Thursday presidential election boycotted by National Super Alliance (NASA) leader Raila Odinga who has accused the electoral commission of failing to undertake crucial reforms to ensure a level playing field before the fresh... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Turn to Supreme Court for Guidance, Nasa Tells Electoral Commissionwe face in organizing a free, fair, and credible election." She was interviewe
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
we face in organizing a free, fair, and credible election." She was interviewed on the BBC on Wednesday morning where she sought to explain the reasons behind her resignation from the electoral commission, a week to the fresh presidential elec... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
7th ICGLR Summit Beginsrule and thanked President Kenyatta for agreement to re-holding elections despi
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
rule and thanked President Kenyatta for agreement to re-holding elections despite he was declared a winner by the Kenyan Electoral Commission. The African Union Commissioner, Musa Faki, for his part, underscored importance of peace and security... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Mangoma Named Opposition Coalition Presidential Candidatewas to fight for a level political platform through pressing for electoral refo
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
was to fight for a level political platform through pressing for electoral reforms. "We do not believe that the Zimbabwe Electoral Commission (ZEC) is independent and that it has the capacity to preside over a free and fair election and as such... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Court Finds Ruling Party Guilty of 'Abuse of Power'that Nghidimbwa was duly nominated and that her name was placed on Swapo's list
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
that Nghidimbwa was duly nominated and that her name was placed on Swapo's list of candidates, which was sent to the Electoral Commission and gazetted. He noted that the nomination of Nghidimbwa might have been un-procedural in terms of... Read more
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