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Museveni's fifth presidential campaign bid launched

Uganda's President Yoweri Museveni came to power in 1986/photo/All Rights ReservedSupporters of Ugandan President Yoweri Museveni are not leaving his re-election to chance, as they have launched a campaign for him to retain the country's top post, a whooping four years before elections are due.

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Mugabe will win presidential election - survey

President Robert Mugabe has been at the helm of affairs since Zimbabwe's independence/Photo/SipaAn independent poll shows that Zimbabwe President Robert Mugabe's support is surging while that of his main rival Prime Minister Morgan Tsvangirai has dropped significantly.

Last Updated on Thursday, 23 August 2012 13:48

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Bringing down Togo's oligarchy

In 2005 Faure Gnassingbe succeeded his father Gnassingbé Eyadema who ruled the country for 38 years/Photo/ReutersTogo's class warfare has spread from the capital city Lome to other cities as the masses fight the ruling family which has ruled the West African country for more than four decades.

Last Updated on Thursday, 23 August 2012 09:13

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Kenya: Mudavadi - A moderate man steps into the middle

In 2007 with Raila Odinga (right), for whom Mudavadi (left) was running mate. Next year he could spoil Odinga’s favourable chances/Photo/KHALIL SENOSI/AP/SIPAPresident Kibaki's allies are worried by the popularity of prime minister Raila Odinga. But Mudavadi's entry into the presidential race for the UDFP could play a spoiler role.

Last Updated on Friday, 17 August 2012 14:55

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Zimbabwe: Mugabe disagrees with Zuma on new draft constitution

President Mugabe's party, Zanu PF wants a clause whittling down the president's powers thrown out/Photo/ReutersSouth African President Jacob Zuma says there are 'hitches' in Zimbabwe's inclusive government although progress has been in the implementation of a power sharing deal between President Robert Mugabe and his opponents.

Last Updated on Thursday, 16 August 2012 12:07

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African Union: Power shifts south

Woman leads the way: Nkosazana Dlamini-Zuma leaves handover meeting with Jean Ping/Photo/Simon Maina/AFPA South African takes the helm at the continental organisation amidst at least four African crises that will test new chair 
Nkosazana Dlamini-Zuma's diplomatic and political skills.

Last Updated on Friday, 10 August 2012 11:33

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Telecoms: Econet Zimbabwe's CEO on why its revenues are bucking the trend

Douglas Mboweni, chief executive of Econet Wireless Zimbabwe, on the mobile phone company's rising profits and the early success of its new EcoCash mobile money service.

Last Updated on Wednesday, 13 June 2012 17:12

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