Tag: coalition

Omar al-Bashir faces corruption charges, what impact will Sudan’s power-sharing agreement have on the revolution?

Sudan’s military and opposition coalition have signed a final power-sharing agreement that paves the way for a transitional government and elections. Meanwhile, deposed President Omar al-Bashir is facing trial over fraud charges. Activist, Rozan Ahmed joins CNBC Africa for more.

OpEd: Is the coalition experiment over in South Africa’s municipal governments?

The ANC has spent the past two years attempting to reverse its electoral losses in the NMB Metro as well as in the Tshwane (Pretoria) and Johannesburg Metros.

Lesotho’s Mosisili loses election to former Prime Minister Thabane

Marafaele Mohloboli The party of Lesotho's former prime minister, Thomas Thabane, won a national election at the weekend but failed to gain an outright majority in parliament and will now form a coalition...

Zimbabwean opposition leaders ally to challenge Mugabe

Two of Zimbabwean President Robert Mugabe's chief rivals said on Wednesday they were allying to deny the 93-year-old another term in office.

Late Congo opposition leader's son named as successor

Tshisekedi led the bloc during negotiations in December that resulted in a deal obliging President Joseph Kabila to step down.

Lesotho – Fat is in the political fire

Fat is in the political fire and the ruling coalition is set to be burned.

European Union prepares sanctions over Congo vote delay

The vote delay sparked two days of protests in the capital Kinshasa last month that killed dozens of people.

Is South Africa's future on shaky ground?

Coalition-rule and minority-government require a degree of political maturity not always evident in the South African environment.