Tag: vote

How Kenya opposition NASA lost Aug 8 elections

Kenya’s opposition National Super Alliance (NASA) members have been talking like a dazed boxer regaining consciousness after hours of resuscitation. They are assigning numerous reasons to the defeat, contrary to the leader’s refrain that the Alliance won last Tuesday’s polls. …

Kenyatta wins Kenya presidential vote

Uhuru Kenyatta reached out to the opposition after being declared winner Kenya’s President Uhuru Kenyatta has been re-elected following Tuesday’s election, officials say. Mr Kenyatta, in office since 2013, took 54.3% of votes, ahead of …

Kenya poll officials deny hacking claim

Kenya’s electoral commission has denied opposition claims its IT system had been hacked in order to manipulate Tuesday’s election results. Chief electoral officer Ezra Chiloba told reporters the systems were not compromised at any point. …

Zuma survives no-confidence vote

South Africa’s President Jacob Zuma has survived his latest vote of no confidence – despite the ballot being held in secret. Opposition parties had hoped the secret ballot would mean some MPs from the governing …

Venezuela seizes key opposition leaders

Opposition leaders Leopoldo López (left) and Antonio Ledezma were both under house arrest when they were seized Two Venezuelan opposition leaders, Leopoldo López and Antonio Ledezma, have been re-arrested, relatives of the pair say. They …

Doctors episode 13 (Friday 7th July)

Young Ji-hong waits outside a bank to confront his uncle about selling his house. The house belonged to Ji-hong’s parents, but Uncle justifies the sale by telling Ji-hong that it’s just compensation for him providing …