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Jammeh, Mugabe, Zuma, Buhari?

The news that the South African President, Jacob Zuma was resigning with immediate effect came as a bolt of lightning on Wednesday the 14th of February. It was a Valentine’s Day special for all of Africa. Apparently, to stave off a vote of no confidence in him by his own party, the African National Congress, Zuma, quit the stage while the ovation was lowest.

Under-aged Voting: INEC Distances Self From Kano LG Poll

The Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, has distanced itself from last Saturday’s local government election in Kano state which was allegedly characterized by widespread under-aged voting. “The attention of the Independent National Electoral Commission INEC has been drawn to videos and pictures purportedly showing some underaged thumb printing ballot papers in a recent election. These images have been circulating online since Saturday,” the commissioned said on Tuesday. INEC’s director of Voter Education…