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Algeria Election May Be Postponed, Protests Continue

Algeria Election May Be Postponed, Protests Continue

  Algeria’s imminent presidential election looks likely to be postponed, a source said on Friday, as protesters returned to the streets for the 13th successive Friday to demand the removal of the nation’s ruling elite. After two decades in power, President Abdelaziz Bouteflika quit last month under pressure from protesters and the army, but demonstrations […]

Mahama Conceded Defeat Friday Evening And Telephoned Congratulations To Akufo-Addo.

Mahama Conceded Defeat Friday Evening And Telephoned Congratulations To Akufo-Addo.

 Longtime Ghanaian opposition leader Nana Akufo-Addo has won the presidency on his third attampt, defeating incumbent President John Mahama. Mahama acted just before the electoral commission officially announced Akufo-Addo as the winner of the election, with 53.85 percent of the vote, compared with 44.4 percent for Mahama. Calls had been mounting on social media for […]