Ofeibea Quist-Arcton

Ofeibea Quist-Arcton appears in the following:

ANC Retains A Slim Majority In South Africa's Parliament

Monday, May 13, 2019

South Africa's ruling party, the African National Congress, retained control of parliament following last week's national elections. The results reflect public disenchantment over corruption.

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South Africans Begin Voting In Election To Decide President, Parliament

Wednesday, May 08, 2019

South Africans go to the polls to choose their next president in what is likely to be a referendum on the African National Congress' failure to achieve its post-apartheid promises amid corruption.

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26 Million South Africans Are Eligible To Vote In Wednesday's Election

Tuesday, May 07, 2019

It's been 25 years since the African National Congress came to power, but it's failed to deliver on its promise to close the gulf between the haves and the largely black have-nots.

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South Africa Elections: Will The Governing African National Congress Hold Power?

Sunday, May 05, 2019

Mounting anger over government corruption and its failure to provide jobs and pull more people out of poverty could leach support from South Africa's ruling party in Wednesday's vote.

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After Notre Dame Fire, Parisians Mark Easter Elsewhere

Sunday, April 21, 2019

Parisians and visitors from around the world mark Easter days after part of the iconic Notre Dame Cathedral burned.

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Yellow Vest Protesters Still Waiting For France's President To Respond To Demands

Friday, April 19, 2019

French President Emmanuel Macron has come out of the Notre Dame fire crisis trying to urge unity but the public has demands.

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After 7 Years Inside Ecuador's Embassy In London, Julian Assange Was Arrested

Thursday, April 11, 2019

Julian Assange was arrested in London on Thursday after spending seven years in the Ecuadorian embassy there.

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Assange Is Arrested After Being Evicted From Ecuadorean Embassy

Thursday, April 11, 2019

WikiLeaks co-founder Julian Assange was taken into custody in London by the police. He had been living at the embassy since 2012. Assange was under Ecuadorian protection for roughly 7 years.

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WikiLeaks Co-Founder Julian Assange Arrested In London

Thursday, April 11, 2019

Assange was arrested in London Thursday, British police said, ending the long tenure of the anti-secrecy activist in Ecuador's embassy. He had been holed up there since 2012.

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Dozens Of Schoolchildren Feared Dead In Nigerian Building Collapse

Wednesday, March 13, 2019

The three-story structure crumpled into a pile of concrete slabs Wednesday. About 100 nursery and primary school students are believed to have been inside. At least 37 people have been rescued.

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Some Schoolchildren Reported Dead After Building Collapses In Lagos, Nigeria

Wednesday, March 13, 2019

Scores of schoolchildren were in a four-story building in Lagos, Nigeria, when it collapsed. Officials say they have pulled some survivors, but they know that some schoolchildren died.

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Nigerians Re-Elect Muhammadu Buhari As President

Wednesday, February 27, 2019

Nigeria's incumbent president has won a second term as leader of Africa's most populous nation. The main opposition candidate says he'll be challenging the results in court.

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A Week Late, Nigeria's Election Unfolds

Saturday, February 23, 2019

Vote-counting has started in the much-anticipated election, a week after it was postponed by officials who blamed logistical challenges. Candidates include incumbent President Muhammadu Buhari.

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Nigerians Vote After Delay

Saturday, February 23, 2019

Eighty-four million Nigerians are registered to vote for president in Saturday's elections. But the week's delay of the vote could affect turnout for the next leader of Africa's largest economy.

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Nigerians To Vote In Elections Saturday, After A Week-Long Delay

Friday, February 22, 2019

Nigerians will go to the polls on Saturday for an election that was delayed by a week. Authorities are asking for peace and calm as tens of millions prepare to vote.

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Nigeria To Vote After Weeklong Delay

Friday, February 22, 2019

It's Take 2 for Nigerian voters. Millions head to the polls this weekend to cast ballots for their next president. Election officials delayed the vote last week.

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Threats Of 'Jungle Justice' Surface Ahead Of Nigeria's Elections

Tuesday, February 19, 2019

Nigeria's president says anyone trying to tamper with Saturday's vote would do so at the "expense of his own life." The main opposition party accused him of making a "direct call for jungle justice."

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Nigeria Delays Elections

Saturday, February 16, 2019

Nigerians were to vote on Saturday, but the election was postponed by a week. The leading presidential contenders are two men are in their 70s in a nation where the median age is 18.

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Top Presidential Candidates In Nigeria Are In Their 70s, Despite Young Population

Friday, February 15, 2019

In Nigeria, Africa's most populous nation, the median age is 18. Many youth say their aging leaders are out of touch, yet the leading candidates in Saturday's presidential election are in their 70s.

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2 Candidates Lead Field Of More Than 70 In Nigerian Presidential Election

Friday, February 15, 2019

More than 70 candidates are running in Nigeria's presidential election Saturday, but two candidates are in the lead. Big issues include corruption, the economy and threats from extremists.

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