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Brazils Lula To Register As Presidential Candidate From Jail

BRASILIA – Imprisoned former President Luiz Inacio Lula da Silva on Wednesday will be registered as a candidate for this year’s presidential election despite...

Jihadist Threats Kept Many Polling Places Shut In Mali Election

BAMAKO – Threats by jihadist militants forced hundreds of polling stations in Mali to stay closed during Sunday’s presidential run-off, the government said...

Zimbabwes Chamisa Challenges Election Result Inauguration Halted

HARARE – Zimbabwe’s main opposition leader, Nelson Chamisa, filed a court challenge on Friday against President Emmerson Mnangagwa’s election victory,...

Zimbabwes Chamisa Challenges Election Result In Court Inauguration Halted

HARARE – Zimbabwe’s main opposition leader, Nelson Chamisa, filed a court challenge on Friday against President Emmerson Mnangagwa’s election victory,...

Zimbabwes Chamisa Files Challenge To Election Result In Court

HARARE – Zimbabwe’s main opposition leader, Nelson Chamisa, filed a court challenge on Friday against President Emmerson Mnangagwa’s election victory,...

Zimbabwes Opposition Leader Chamisa Challenges Election Result In Court

HARARE – Zimbabwe’s main opposition leader, Nelson Chamisa, filed a Constitutional Court challenge on Friday against President Emmerson Mnangagwa’s...

Factbox Indonesias Presidential And Vice-presidential Candidates

JAKARTA – Indonesia, the world’s third-largest democracy and biggest Muslim majority country, goes to polls in April. Following are some details on the...

Mexicos Next President Chooses Unarmed Lawyers Doctors Engineers To Guard Him

MEXICO CITY – Mexican president-elect Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador said on Thursday he will abandon the secret service-style protection used by his predecessor in...

Brazil Suffers Record Murder Tally In 2017 Ahead Of Election

RIO DE JANEIRO – Brazil had a record number of murders last year, with homicides rising 3.7 percent from 2016 to 63,880 according to a study released on Thursday,...

World Powers Praise Congos Kabila For Agreeing To Bow Out

KINSHASA – The United States, European Union, African Union and U.N. mission to Congo all commended President Joseph Kabila on Thursday for agreeing not to seek a...