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  1. Robert Mugabe takes over as African Union chairman

    …abuses. Western diplomatic sources said his election to the mostly ceremonial post of AU…

    …diplomatic sources said his election to the mostly ceremonial post of AU chairman was unlikely to have much impact on…

    …gross human rights abuses. Western diplomatic sources said his election to the mostly ceremonial post of AU chairman was unlikely to have much impact on relations. In his address to leaders, Mr…

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  2. South Africa apartheid assassin De Kock given parole

    …first democratic elections in 1994. De Kock confessed to more than 100 acts of murder…

    …which was established a year after South Africa's first democratic elections in 1994. De Kock confessed to more than 100…

    elections in 1994. De Kock confessed to more than 100 acts of murder, torture and fraud, taking full responsibility for the activities of his undercover unit. Eugene de Kock at glance… members, in…

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  3. Democratic Republic of Congo profile - Timeline

    …October's run-off presidential election. The poll has the general approval of…

    election. The poll has the general approval of international monitors. 2006 December - Forces of renegade General…

    …off poll on 29 October. Forces loyal to the two candidates clash in the capital. 2006 November - Joseph Kabila is declared winner of October's run-off presidential election. The poll has the general…

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  4. Equatorial Guinea profile - Timeline

    …in election amid reports of widespread irregularities. 1996 March - Mobil oil corporation…

    …opposition. 1996 February - President Obiang Nguema wins 99% of votes in election amid reports of widespread…

    …1993 - First multi-party elections are generally condemned as fraudulent and are boycotted by the opposition. 1996 February - President Obiang Nguema wins 99% of votes in election amid reports…

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  5. Zambia profile - Timeline

    …opposition challenge to President Mwanawasa's 2001 election victory, but says ballot had…

    election victory, but says ballot had flaws. Debt relief 2005 April - World Bank approves $3.8 billion debt relief…

    …rejects opposition challenge to President Mwanawasa's 2001 election victory, but says ballot had flaws. Debt relief 2005 April - World Bank approves $3.8 billion debt relief package which will… some…

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  6. Equatorial Guinea country profile - Overview

    elections have generally been considered a sham. According to Human Rights Watch, the…

    elections have… hit the headlines in 2004 when a plane load of suspected mercenaries was intercepted in Zimbabwe while…

    …tolerance for opposition during the three decades of his rule. While the country is nominally a multiparty democracy, elections have generally been considered a sham. According to Human Rights Watch…

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  7. The African leaders who choose power before the people

    …announcement prompted riots, which continued until election day. President Wade finally…

    …could run again in the 2012 poll. But the announcement prompted riots, which continued until election day. President…

    …whether he will run in the next election, but he has made no move to dismiss the idea. His son, Teodorin Nguema Obiang, is the vice-president and a likely successor. Zimbabwe - Africa…

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  8. Harare election blog: Food fears

    Zimbabwe's parliamentary elections on 31 March, 22-year-old receptionist Lucy Gomo (not…

    …Wednesday, 16 March 2005, 14:04 GMT Harare election blog: Food fears In the run-up to Zimbabwe's parliamentary elections

    …Wednesday, 16 March 2005, 14:04 GMT Harare election blog: Food fears In the run-up to Zimbabwe's parliamentary elections on 31 March, 22-year-old receptionist Lucy Gomo (not her real name) is keeping…

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  9. Does Zimbabwe matter to Africa?

    …stealing an election. If stealing elections leads to suspension from the Commonwealth, why…

    …of sanctioning that country's government for stealing an election. If stealing elections leads to suspension from the…

    …sanctioning that country's government for stealing an election. If stealing elections leads to suspension from the Commonwealth, why has Nigeria not been expelled yet? The difference is of course that…

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  10. Can elections be held in Iraq?

    …The election will not be fair at all. There is no point in holding elections while Iraqi…

    …The election will not be fair at all. There is no point in holding elections while Iraqi people are being attacked on…

    …The election will not be fair at all. There is no point in holding elections while Iraqi people are being attacked on the ground and by war planes. Asad, Iraqi in UK… The election must be seen as fair…

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  1. Zim: Defying Gravity Again

    …started to re-engage, only constrained by a general election set for May. The French were…

    …The British have started to re-engage, only constrained by a general election set for May. The French were on Zimbabwe’s…

    …have started to re-engage, only constrained by a general election set for May. The French were on Zimbabwe’s doorstep only the other day, walking away a satisfied customer. The EU itself promises US…

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  2. Zimbabwe turns 34, but struggles economically

    …would come to Zimbabwe because they wanted to see this new country," he said. "Many people…

    Zimbabwe dollar is inevitable." An elusive quest? In its 2013-2015 Country Brief for Zimbabwe, the African Development…

    Zimbabwe, Tawanda Marimo, a 24-year-old university student now lives in South Africa. She left the country at the height of economic and political turmoil in 2008. "We were due to write exams at the…

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  3. Analysts give ascension thumbs up

    …President Mugabe’s election was a diplomatic victory for Zimbabwe. “From a Zimbabwean…

    …Mr Alexander Rusero said President Mugabe’s election was a diplomatic victory for Zimbabwe. “From a Zimbabwean…

    …for Zimbabwe. “From a Zimbabwean perspective, his election shows Zimbabwe’s diplomacy on the rise and also a victory for Sadc in that we now have two people, the President and Dr Nkosazana Dlamini…

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