Category Archives: Eleições Legislativas

Tunisia election: Preliminary results show Ennahda in the lead

Via: Aljazeera

Tunisia’s Islamist party Ennahda has come out on top in legislative polls but has fallen far short of the majority required to form a government, preliminary results have shown. The party of Rached Ghannouchi won 52 of 217 seats in Sunday’s election, well short of the 109 needed to govern, the electoral commission said on Wednesday.

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South Africa’s ANC wins re-election with reduced majority

Via: Phill Magakoe/AFP

The ruling African National Congress (ANC) has won South Africa’s parliamentary elections with 57.5 percent of the vote, the electoral commission said, announcing the official results. Saturday’s win assured a sixth straight term in power for the ANC. But the result was the worst-ever electoral showing for the party, which has ruled South Africa since the end of apartheid 25 years ago.

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South Africa elections to be hold in 8th May

Via: Getty Images

27th April marks the 25th anniversary of the Freedom Day in South Africa, when the apartheid was put to an end and the country held its first democratic election. Since 1994 three presidents were elected by the African National Congress: Nelson Mandela, Thabo Mbeki and Jacob Zuma. Next month, 8th May, the south africans are going to decide whether Cyril Ramaphosa will stay in office for the next years. The election is not direct and the opposition, represented by the Economic Freedom Fighters and the Democratic Alliance expect to increase they presence in the Parliament.

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