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Kenya – Presidential election standoff

4th September 2017 Africa, Analysis

On 1st September, the Kenyan Supreme Court voted 4-2 to invalidate the 8 August presidential poll results, ordering a re-run within 60 days. Main opposition…

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Kenya – 2017 General Elections

1st August 2017 Africa, Analysis, Regional Document

On the 8th of August, Kenyan voters will take part in the sixth general elections since the end of the one-party state in 1991. Unsurprisingly,…

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Angola – Elections 2017 – Possible Scenarios

Angolans will take part in the country’s fourth election on 23 August, with 220 seats in the National Assembly being up for grab, while the…

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Rwanda : Le front patriotique rwandais

Quelle stratégie pour la conservation du pouvoir en 2017?   Le Rwanda vivra le 4 août 2017 une échéance importante dans sa vie politique: l’élection…

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Angola 2017 Elections – Short Note

23rd May 2017 Africa, other solutions

Angolans will head to the elections in August, with the ruling MPLA party looking to preserve its status as the indisputable force on the country’s…

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Kenya 2017 Elections – Short Note

Kenyans will head to the general elections on 8 August, with gubernatorial and presidential elections promising to be a tense affair. Raila Odinga, the NASA…

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République Démocratique du Congo (RDC) : Kabila en position de force suite à la fragmentation de l’opposition

10th April 2017 Africa, Analysis, other solutions

Après l’échec des négociations directes entre le camp Kabila et le Rassemblement, notamment sur le mode de désignation d’un Premier ministre du futur gouvernement de…

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République Démocratique du Congo: Vers un blocage total des négociations ?

7th February 2017 Africa, Analysis, other solutions

The sudden death of Etienne Tshisekedi, President Kabila’s main rival and president of the Rassemblement (an opposition coalition), will have a significant impact on Congo’s…

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Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC): 2017 Outlook

13th January 2017 Africa, Analysis, other solutions

With a persisting political impasse, and a fragile security framework in some parts of its central and eastern provinces, the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC)…

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12.12.2016_République Démocratique du Congo : Qui de Kabila ou de ses Adversaires Triompherait si ces Derniers Appelaient la Population à se Soulever le 19 Décembre prochain ?

12th December 2016 Africa, Analysis, other solutions

Le climat politique en République Démocratique du Congo demeure dans l’impasse suite à l’absence de consensus entre les principaux acteurs de l’opposition et le régime…

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07.11.2016 – The Art of Keeping Power: A Reflection on this Year’s Presidential Elections in Uganda, Congo-Brazzaville, Djibouti, Zambia, Tanzania, Gabon and Comoros

From Gabon to Uganda, through Congo-Brazzaville (among other notable examples), hope and enthusiasm were visible — especially among the urban youth — for decades-long ruling…

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Ivory Coast Referendum: Cleansing Scars of War

31st October 2016 Africa, Analysis, other solutions

Ivory Coast Referendum: Cleansing Scars of War Ivory Coast is the world’s largest producer of cocoa and cashews with an annual economic growth of 9%…

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Ghana 2016, Presidential Election: Another Tight Contest Expected

25th October 2016 Africa, Analysis, other solutions

Previously scheduled for November 7th, the presidential polls will be held on December 7th in Ghana. As the country surpasses an economic slowdown the incumbent…

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Risque de violences à Kinshasa suite à l’appel du Rassemblement à une journée “ville morte”, le Mercredi 19 Octobre

Alors que la Cour Constitutionnelle vient de trancher en faveur de la requête de la commission électorale (CENI) afin de reporter les scrutins à Avril…

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Kabila au bord de la Prolongation de son règne: L’opposition détient-elle le dernier mot ?

Les événements des 19 et 20 septembre derniers semblent avoir précipité le régime dans un tourbillon de répercussions négatives à son encontre. Emmenant, l’opposition à…

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Kabila à la Fin de son Dernier Mandat : Le Jeune Président est-il en train de Gagner la Bataille Politique pour son Maintien au Pouvoir ?

25th June 2016 Africa, Analysis

November’s elections in RDC, Kabila at the end of his last madate. ( in French) Alors qu’il est évident qu’il n’y aura pas d’élections en…

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Short Note: Beirut Municipal Elections

8th of May Beirut Municipal Elections. “The Beirut municipality alone could improve the lives of close to 2 million people, if it were effective.” –…

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Elections 2016: Congo elections forecast

11th March 2016 Africa

This is document 2/3 of our elections series on the Republic of Congo. 1603_OSC_Republic of Congo 2016 Elections Forecast

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Elections 2016: Chad elections forecast and scenarios

24th February 2016 Africa

This is document 2/3 of our elections series on Chad. 1602Chad Election Scenarios 2016

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Elections 2016: Niger elections forecast

19th February 2016 Africa

This document is part of our elections series on Niger. 160215_Niger Forecast 2016 Elections

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Elections 2016: Comoros elections forecast

16th February 2016 Africa

This document is part of our elections series on Comoros. 1602 _OSC_ Comoros 2016 Elections Forecast

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Elections 2016: Uganda elections forecast

8th February 2016 Africa

This document is part of our elections series on Uganda. 160205 1502_OSC_ Uganda 2016 Eelections Forecast

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Elections 2016: Congo short note

21st January 2016 Africa

This is document 1/3 of our elections series on the Republic of Congo. 1601_OSC_ Republic of Congo Short Note 2016 Elections

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Elections 2016: Chad short note

21st January 2016 Africa

This is document 1/3 of our elections series on Chad. 1601_OSC_Chad Short Note 2016 Elections

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Elections 2016: Benin short note

14th December 2015 Africa

This is document 1/3 of our elections series on Benin. 1511_Benin Short Note 2016 Elections

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Elections 2016: Comoros short note

11th December 2015 Africa

This is document 1/3 of our elections series on the Comoros. 1511_0SC_Comoros Short Note 2016 Elections

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Elections 2016: Niger short note

21st November 2015 Africa

This is document 1/3 of our elections series on Niger. 1511_OSC_Niger Short Note 2016 Elections

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Election 2016: Uganda Short note

5th November 2015 Africa

This is part 1/3 of our elections series on Uganda. 1511_OSC_Uganda Short Note 2016 Elections

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Tanzania: Suspense as nation braces for its first-ever tight race

23rd October 2015 Analysis

Tanzanians go to the polls on Sunday, to elect local councillors,  members of Parliament , and the  fifth  President. For the first time  since  the…

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Elections 2016: Comoros short note

20th October 2015 Africa

This is document 1/3 of our elections series on Comoros. 1511_0SC_Comoros Short Note 2016 Elections

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Elections 2016: Benin short note

10th October 2015 Africa

This is document 1/3 of our elections series on Benin. 1511_Benin Short Note 2016 Elections

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RDC: à quatorze mois des présidentielles, l’incertitude persiste

5th October 2015 Analysis, Regional Document

La république démocratique du Congo (RDC) est censée organiser les présidentielles en  novembre 2016. Et  pourtant, a vec la cré ation des nouvelles provinces, dont…

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Présidentielles en République du Congo: Enjeux politiques et économiques

10th September 2015 Analysis, Regional Document

La  République du  Congo,  communément  appelée le Congo – Brazzaville,  est  restée stable  après  la  guerre  civile de 1997 – 1999 , et a en…

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Ugandan presidential election: high stakes for regional security

24th August 2015 Analysis, Regional Document

Uganda  (at  least  for  most  parts  of  it)  has  seen  relative  peace and stability since the overthrow of Idi Amin in 1986.  Yet, three decades…

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