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LIBERIA POLITICS: Main Parties Calls for Halt to Election Results

LIBERIA POLITICS: Main Parties Calls for Halt to Election Results

The NEC was originally expected to release preliminary results on Thursday.

“The Liberty Party is deeply troubled by the discovery of numerous incidents of irregularities and fraud that occurred during the elections,” Liberty Party national chairman Benjamin Sanvee said in a statement.

“We are calling on NEC to immediately halt further announcements of election results. If NEC does not cooperate with our request, we will take the appropriate legal action,” he said.

Liberia, Africa’s oldest modern republic, was founded by freed U.S. slaves in 1847 but its last democratic power transfer dates back to 1943.

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GAMBIA POLITICS: Adama Barrow To Jammeh: Accept Election Result

GAMBIA POLITICS: Adama Barrow To Jammeh: Accept Election Result

Gambia’s President-elect Adama Barrow said on Saturday the country’s outgoing leader Yahya Jammeh had no authority to reject the results of Dec.1. polls.

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HAITI POLITICS: Police Clash With Demonstrators Ahead Of Election Results

HAITI POLITICS: Police Clash With Demonstrators Ahead Of Election Results

Dozens of supporters walked and jogged through the streets carrying posters for the party. “Maryse Narcisse: revolution!” one demonstrator called.

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CANADA: British Columbia Voters May Have The Final Word

But Canadians may have to wait until B.C. ballots are counted before learning who will win. Read more. Share It.

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NIGERIA: Why I Am Now A Proud Nigerian

Jonathan did what democracy requires. The significance of his concession cannot be overlooked. Read more.

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NIGERIA: Number 1 Hero! GEJ Rejects IBB Mistakes: Olisa Agbakoba

NIGERIA: Number 1 Hero! GEJ Rejects IBB Mistakes: Olisa Agbakoba

“He took the shine off Buhari by calling and conceding before the final result was announced by the Independent National Electoral Commission.” Read more.

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