Britain’s Northern Ireland minister expected to call an early election, a week after the resignation of Deputy First Minister Martin McGuinness.
Yahya Jammeh, whose authoritarian rule began with a 1994 coup, lost the Dec. 1 election to Adama Barrow by a slim margin.
Adenan Satem, the veteran chief minister of the Malaysian state of Sarawak, died of a heart attack. There was no official confirmation of the cause.
“As things stand therefore, an early assembly election looks highly likely,” Secretary of State for Northern Ireland James Brokenshire told parliament.
Marine Le Pen to repatriate production of French motor vehicles and other industrial goods – just as Donald Trump hopes to do in United States.
“I have tendered my resignation and that of the government,” Ivory Coast PM Daniel Kablan Duncan said after a meeting with President Alassane Ouattara.
“I appreciate the support and trust the Radical Party is offering me. I certainly accept the invitation,” Alejandro Guillier of Radical Party said.
Nkosazana Dlamini-Zuma is expected to go up against Deputy President Cyril Ramaphosa.
Ghana’s new President Nana Akufo-Addo pledged to cut taxes to boost the economy at his swearing in ceremony on Saturday, whilst also promising to protect the public purse by getting value for money on services.
Congress certified Trump as winning White House race with 304 electoral votes to Hillary Clinton’s 227. Mike Pence was certified as the next vice president.
Nana Akufo-Addo was sworn in a ceremony. Akufo-Addo, 72, a former opposition leader, defeated incumbent John Dramani Mahama in elections a month ago.
National Front is struggling to raise cash to fund its election, but its leader Marine Le Pen vowed: “We will find one bank willing to lend us that money.”
“Pinera and Guillier increased their position by 5 points with respect to last month, and the gap between them remained the same,” the pollster said.
Fabian Society General Secretary Andrew Harrop: “It is much plausible for anti-Conservative parties securing sufficient votes to form a governing alliance.”
Florian Philippot calls Chez nous (Our Home) scandalous, a film about rising nationalism in Europe featuring a character similar to Marine Le Pen.
Joao Doria, a millionaire businessman who once hosted “The Apprentice Brazil,” took the oath of office in the country’s financial capital of Sao Paulo.
Morgan Tsvangirai: “Power transfer is an issue that we need to deal with and it will be up to the people of Zimbabwe to decide their future.”
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The leader of Britain’s opposition Labour party, Jeremy Corbyn has repeatedly said Labour is ready to fight an early election.
Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) Chief Imran Khan said on Saturday that the government had made all preparations to rig elections 2018 as well.