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AFRICAN UNION HOPING FOR FREE, FAIR, CREDIBLE, PEACEFUL POLLS IN KENYA

NAIROBI, Aug 5 (NNN-KBC) — The African Union (AU) Election Observation Mission in Kenya to monitor the country’s general election on Tuesday has emphasized the need for peaceful elections.

The head of the observer mission and former South African president …

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Rwanda’s Kagame Posts Overwhelming Lead in Early Vote Returns

KIGALI, RWANDA � Rwandan President Paul Kagame led Friday’s presidential election with more than 99 percent support in early returns, the country’s election commission said.

In a nationally televised broadcast, the commission’s executive secretary said more than 80 percent of …

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SOUTH AFRICAN POLICE PUT IN PLACE CONTIGENCY PLANS TO HANDLE EMERGENCY CALLS

PRETORIA, Aug 5 (NNN-SA NEWS) — The South African Police Service (SAPS) has put in place contingency plans at all of its 10111 Call Centres to ensure that emergency calls are answered and responded to as a priority.

These contingency …

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