25.11.2019 07:08 pm
With a population of 2.45 million, around 1.4 million Namibians are registered to vote.
Namibians will vote in a general election on Wednesday, with the incumbent president facing discontent over the ailing economy despite the nation being one of the most mineral-rich in Africa.
Rescue efforts have been delayed because roads have been cut and bridges closed after streams turned into raging torrents.
Twitterati didn’t hold back in universal condemnation of the planned move, calling it the work of a ‘despot’ and an ’emperor of dust’.
The violence came as Zimbabweans grow more frustrated over their country’s shattered economy and President Emmerson Mnangagwa’s failure to deliver on promises.
French President Emmanuel Macron has pledged to take decisions “in the coming weeks” on how France can help tackle jihadist violence in the Sahel.
It seems the difference in the figures is due to the two countries using different accounting methods.
Homosexuality and transgender are generally frowned upon in Zimbabwe.
The businesswoman had been accused of being a signatory on bank accounts valued at more than $10 billion.
Bayelsa has been ruled by the main opposition since 1999.
Last week, the European Union also cast doubt on the credibility on the results, saying its observers detected several ‘irregularities and malpractices’.
‘As long as we have inflation in triple digits and still going up, the new currency will not hold,’ an independent economic analyst says.
At least 120 elephants have already died over the past two months as the country grapples with one of the worst droughts in its history.
Among the irregularities were ‘ballot-box stuffing, multiple voting…and altering of polling station results with the fraudulent addition of extra votes’.
The country’s main opposition party says it’s time Swazis fight for what is rightfully theirs.