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Togo opposition alerts about “constitutional vacuum”, calls for talks with govt ahead of vote

Togo’s government on Monday (Nov. 27) said the next legislative and regional elections would take place “at the latest ” at the end of the first quarter of 2024. This delay was criticized Tuesday (Nov. 28) by the coordinator of the DMP coalition of opposition parties. Brigitte Kafui Adjamagbo-Johnson criticizes …

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Nigeria: the ruling party consolidates its hegemony by winning local elections

Nigeria’s ruling party emerged victorious in two of the country’s three states that were electing their governors on Saturday, in polls marred by violence and accusations of electoral fraud. These elections are traditionally hotly contested in a country where governors have extensive powers, and despite the deployment of large security …

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