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Namibia's ruling party seen winning Africa's first electronic vote
By Wendell Roelf WINDHOEK (Reuters) - Namibians voted on Friday in Africa's first electronic election that is expected see the SWAPO party extend its 24-year rule with people in the mineral-rich country seeking stability in the face of a global commodities downturn. Namibia has one of Africa's healthiest economies and SWAPO, the former liberation movement that secured independence from South ...(11/28/2014 12:59:28 PM)
Namibia votes in election favoring ruling party
JOHANNESBURG (AP) — The southern African nation of Namibia on Friday voted in parliamentary and presidential elections expected to deliver a comfortable win for the ruling party, which has been in power since independence in 1990.(11/28/2014 7:29:06 AM)
Namibia's ruling SWAPO party set to dominate Friday poll
By Wendell Roelf WINDHOEK (Reuters) - Namibia's ruling SWAPO party was expected to extend its near quarter-century rule in elections on Friday as voters and investors in the uranium and diamond-producer look for stability in the face of a global commodities slump. The former liberation movement turned governing party has kept its widespread support at the helm of one of Africa's healthiest ...(11/27/2014 6:56:45 AM)
Namibia Vote Begins With Swapo Set for Sixth Runaway Victory
Namibian Prime Minister Hage Geingob, seen here, will face eight rivals in the contest to succeed President Hifikepunye Pohamba, who’s stepping down after serving a maximum two terms, while Swapo and 15 other parties will contest 96 National Assembly seats.(11/28/2014 2:36:46 AM)
Namibia to pick new president in Nov. 28 election
WINDHOEK, Namibia (AP) — This year, Namibia unveiled a hilltop statue of independence leader Sam Nujoma holding aloft a copy of the African country's constitution, which was amended to let him to serve three terms as president until 2005. With the ruling party he led poised for another election win this week, analysts say a tougher test of Namibian democracy will come when an opposition party ...(11/23/2014 11:49:25 AM)
Namibia's ruling party, in power since 1990 independence, expected to win another election
The southern African nation of Namibia is voting in parliamentary and presidential elections expected to deliver a comfortable win for the ruling party, which has been in power since independence in 1990.(11/28/2014 1:09:10 AM)
Namibia: Swapo Heads for Victory
[Deutsche Welle]Namibia's ruling party SWAPO has been in power for 24 years and is widely tipped to win Friday's legislative and presidential elections. However support for the party at grassroots level is decreasing.(11/28/2014 3:40:55 AM)
Namibia prepares for Africa's first e-vote
Namibia will vote in Africa's first electronic ballot Friday, a general election that will usher in a new president and quotas to put more women in government.(11/26/2014 3:03:56 PM)
Namibia's Ruling SWAPO Party Set to Dominate Friday Elections
Namibia's ruling SWAPO party was expected to extend its near quarter-century in power in elections on Friday as voters and investors looked for a steady hand to guide the uranium and diamond-producer through a global commodities slump. The former liberation movement turned governing party has won widespread support at the helm of one of Africa's healthiest economies through its investment in ...(11/27/2014 7:17:55 AM)
Namibia goes to the polls to vote in general elections
(11/28/2014 2:58:28 AM)
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