Kikwete says time for political healing

DAR ES SALAAM-Tanzania's newly re-elected president Jakaya Kikwete on Saturday urged the nation to overcome past electoral squabbles while warning that "troublemakers will not be tolerated."

Tanzanian president Kikwete re-elected

DAR ES SALAAM -  Tanzanian President Jakaya Kikwete was re-elected with 61 percent of the vote, electoral officials said Friday, in a poll marked by low turnout and opposition charges of fraud.

Obama rules election “shellacking”

WASHINGTON-  President Barack Obama admitted Wednesday he suffered a "shellacking" in mid-term elections, but would not concede the rout represented a massive repudiation of his transformative domest...
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Zuma sends seven ministers packing!

JOHANNESBURG. President Jacob Zuma has reasserted his authority by firing seven ministers in the biggest cabinet reshuffle in South Africa’s democratic history, after months of doubt about his leader...