@AfricaNews

Opposition parties cry foul in Sierra Leone, ECOWAS releases preliminary report | Africanews - 8 Mar 2018 22:03

Daniel Mumbere

Two opposition parties in Sierra Leone have expressed grave concerns over the election outcome, saying it does not reflect the will of the people. Coalition for Change (CFC) and National Grand Coalition (NGC) claim that their agents were evicted from some polling stations when the counting of votes started. While the relevant authorities are yet to respond to this complaint, many election observers and indeed the electoral commission itself have urged political parties to refrain from premature actions that might jeopardise the credibility of the elections. ECOWAS Observer Mission preliminary report The observer mission from Economic Community of West African States (ECOWAS) has in particular asked political parties, the media and civil society organisations to refrain from speculating and declaring unofficial results. Delivering their preliminary report, the ECOWAS observer mission noted that while the election was largely peaceful, free and fair, some challenges were observed including: The observers however concluded ...
Read More


Category: africa africa_elections topnews news

Item ID: 7d98adda-5faa-4956-bccd-72c62feb4245

kadiNewsItemCategoryList
  1. newsPriority: 37.354
  2. calculatedNewsPriority: 266.829
  3. description:
  4. parsedURL: http://www.africanews.com/tag/africa-elections/
  5. name: africa
  6. title:

  1. newsPriority: 37.354
  2. calculatedNewsPriority: 266.829
  3. description:
  4. parsedURL: http://www.africanews.com/tag/africa-elections/
  5. name: africa_elections
  6. title:

  1. newsPriority: 37.238
  2. calculatedNewsPriority: 266.713
  3. description:
  4. parsedURL: http://www.africanews.com/
  5. name: topnews
  6. title:

  1. newsPriority: 37.238
  2. calculatedNewsPriority: 266.713
  3. description:
  4. parsedURL: http://www.africanews.com/
  5. name: news
  6. title:

compoundTime
  1. timeLastCalculatedUpdate: Mar 8, 2018 10:03:40 PM
  2. timeModifiedAsFromUser: Mar 9, 2018 2:18:00 AM
  3. timeCreatedAsFromServer: Mar 8, 2018 10:03:40 PM
  4. timeUpdatedAsFromUser: Jan 22, 2019 9:54:39 PM
  5. timeCreatedAsFromUser: Mar 9, 2018 2:18:00 AM
  6. timeUpdatedAsFromServer: Jan 22, 2019 9:54:39 PM
  7. timeModifiedAsFromServer: Mar 8, 2018 10:03:40 PM

Suggested

15 hours ago, 18:20
Cyclone Idai: UN to send more help to Mozambique | Africanews

The United Nations Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs indicated Sunday that it will send relief assistance to Mozambique, as the country recovers from the destruction left by Cyclone ...

Category: africa news

Item ID: e61fe8be-7e05-459a-8d45-6e8cc1addca5

kadiNewsItemCategoryList
  1. newsPriority: 0.004
  2. calculatedNewsPriority: 0.254
  3. description: africa News
  4. parsedURL: http://www.africanews.com/
  5. name: africa
  6. title: africa News

  1. newsPriority: 0.004
  2. calculatedNewsPriority: 0.254
  3. description: View the latest and breaking News
  4. parsedURL: http://www.africanews.com/
  5. name: news
  6. title: News

compoundTime
  1. timeLastCalculatedUpdate: Mar 25, 2019 6:20:09 PM
  2. timeModifiedAsFromUser: Mar 26, 2019 2:19:00 AM
  3. timeCreatedAsFromServer: Mar 25, 2019 6:20:09 PM
  4. timeUpdatedAsFromUser: Mar 25, 2019 6:26:08 PM
  5. timeCreatedAsFromUser: Mar 25, 2019 6:19:51 PM
  6. timeUpdatedAsFromServer: Mar 25, 2019 6:26:08 PM
  7. timeModifiedAsFromServer: Mar 25, 2019 6:19:51 PM
15 hours ago, 18:20
Cyclone Idai: At least 656 people killed, 128,000 in makeshift camps | Africanews

Monday 25 March: 128,000 people in makeshift camps Mozambique’s land and environment minister Celso Correia said on Monday the number of people in makeshift camps after a powerful cyclone in ...

Category: africa news

Item ID: a0a31cc9-a7d4-4348-ae94-ca4b228534f3

kadiNewsItemCategoryList
  1. newsPriority: 0.005
  2. calculatedNewsPriority: 0.255
  3. description: africa News
  4. parsedURL: http://www.africanews.com/
  5. name: africa
  6. title: africa News

  1. newsPriority: 0.005
  2. calculatedNewsPriority: 0.255
  3. description: View the latest and breaking News
  4. parsedURL: http://www.africanews.com/
  5. name: news
  6. title: News

compoundTime
  1. timeLastCalculatedUpdate: Mar 25, 2019 6:20:05 PM
  2. timeModifiedAsFromUser: Mar 26, 2019 2:19:00 AM
  3. timeCreatedAsFromServer: Mar 25, 2019 6:20:05 PM
  4. timeUpdatedAsFromUser: Mar 25, 2019 6:26:08 PM
  5. timeCreatedAsFromUser: Mar 25, 2019 6:19:45 PM
  6. timeUpdatedAsFromServer: Mar 25, 2019 6:26:08 PM
  7. timeModifiedAsFromServer: Mar 25, 2019 6:19:45 PM
15 hours ago, 18:20
Ethiopian crash hub: CEO pledges to work with Boeing to make air travel safer | Africanews

On March 10, the world was hit by the news that a passenger aircraft operated by Africa’s top national carrier had crashed. The reference point for the information was solely the office of Ethiopian ...

Category: africa news

Item ID: 5adf226f-17c5-467e-be81-c8a565cf1d04

kadiNewsItemCategoryList
  1. newsPriority: 0.006
  2. calculatedNewsPriority: 0.256
  3. description: africa News
  4. parsedURL: http://www.africanews.com/
  5. name: africa
  6. title: africa News

  1. newsPriority: 0.006
  2. calculatedNewsPriority: 0.256
  3. description: View the latest and breaking News
  4. parsedURL: http://www.africanews.com/
  5. name: news
  6. title: News

compoundTime
  1. timeLastCalculatedUpdate: Mar 25, 2019 6:20:07 PM
  2. timeModifiedAsFromUser: Mar 26, 2019 2:19:00 AM
  3. timeCreatedAsFromServer: Mar 25, 2019 6:20:07 PM
  4. timeUpdatedAsFromUser: Mar 25, 2019 6:26:08 PM
  5. timeCreatedAsFromUser: Mar 25, 2019 6:19:46 PM
  6. timeUpdatedAsFromServer: Mar 25, 2019 6:26:08 PM
  7. timeModifiedAsFromServer: Mar 25, 2019 6:19:46 PM
15 hours ago, 18:20
Mozambique: first aid arrives in Dondo community | Africanews

Over 100 residents of Dondo, a coastal town in central Mozambique, received first aid ten days after Cyclone Idai. The aid was neither from the government nor international humanitarian agencies, but, ...

Category: africa news

Item ID: d5f4bc9e-353a-451d-a667-6dbcfd7c0c47

kadiNewsItemCategoryList
  1. newsPriority: 0.006
  2. calculatedNewsPriority: 0.256
  3. description: africa News
  4. parsedURL: http://www.africanews.com/
  5. name: africa
  6. title: africa News

  1. newsPriority: 0.006
  2. calculatedNewsPriority: 0.256
  3. description: View the latest and breaking News
  4. parsedURL: http://www.africanews.com/
  5. name: news
  6. title: News

compoundTime
  1. timeLastCalculatedUpdate: Mar 25, 2019 6:20:06 PM
  2. timeModifiedAsFromUser: Mar 26, 2019 2:19:00 AM
  3. timeCreatedAsFromServer: Mar 25, 2019 6:20:06 PM
  4. timeUpdatedAsFromUser: Mar 25, 2019 6:26:08 PM
  5. timeCreatedAsFromUser: Mar 25, 2019 6:19:46 PM
  6. timeUpdatedAsFromServer: Mar 25, 2019 6:26:08 PM
  7. timeModifiedAsFromServer: Mar 25, 2019 6:19:46 PM
15 hours ago, 18:20
Here's how AFCON 2019 is shaping up | Africanews

The expanded African Cup of Nations that will feature 24 teams for the first time, take place in June/July rather than the traditional January window and will have three teams taking part for the ...

Category: africa news

Item ID: 2d92011f-cab7-4e2e-9766-5c5e4be820c2

kadiNewsItemCategoryList
  1. newsPriority: 0.007
  2. calculatedNewsPriority: 0.257
  3. description: africa News
  4. parsedURL: http://www.africanews.com/
  5. name: africa
  6. title: africa News

  1. newsPriority: 0.007
  2. calculatedNewsPriority: 0.257
  3. description: View the latest and breaking News
  4. parsedURL: http://www.africanews.com/
  5. name: news
  6. title: News

compoundTime
  1. timeLastCalculatedUpdate: Mar 25, 2019 6:20:10 PM
  2. timeModifiedAsFromUser: Mar 26, 2019 2:19:00 AM
  3. timeCreatedAsFromServer: Mar 25, 2019 6:20:10 PM
  4. timeUpdatedAsFromUser: Mar 25, 2019 6:26:08 PM
  5. timeCreatedAsFromUser: Mar 25, 2019 6:19:52 PM
  6. timeUpdatedAsFromServer: Mar 25, 2019 6:26:08 PM
  7. timeModifiedAsFromServer: Mar 25, 2019 6:19:52 PM
15 hours ago, 18:20
Kenyan becomes first African to win Global Teacher Prize | Africanews

A Kenyan Science teacher, Peter Tabichi on Sunday won the 2019 Varkey Foundation Global Teacher Prize, as recognition for turning lives around in a school with only one computer, poor internet and a ...

Category: africa news

Item ID: fd1fc979-7a54-4435-a2ad-baa96382176e

kadiNewsItemCategoryList
  1. newsPriority: 0.008
  2. calculatedNewsPriority: 0.258
  3. description: africa News
  4. parsedURL: http://www.africanews.com/
  5. name: africa
  6. title: africa News

  1. newsPriority: 0.008
  2. calculatedNewsPriority: 0.258
  3. description: View the latest and breaking News
  4. parsedURL: http://www.africanews.com/
  5. name: news
  6. title: News

compoundTime
  1. timeLastCalculatedUpdate: Mar 25, 2019 6:20:04 PM
  2. timeModifiedAsFromUser: Mar 26, 2019 2:19:00 AM
  3. timeCreatedAsFromServer: Mar 25, 2019 6:20:04 PM
  4. timeUpdatedAsFromUser: Mar 25, 2019 6:26:08 PM
  5. timeCreatedAsFromUser: Mar 25, 2019 6:19:43 PM
  6. timeUpdatedAsFromServer: Mar 25, 2019 6:26:08 PM
  7. timeModifiedAsFromServer: Mar 25, 2019 6:19:43 PM