Gabon Elections: Ruling Party Heads Majority Seats in Senatorial election

The party of Gabonese President Ali Bongo Ondimba has won an overwhelming majority in the first round of Saturday’s senatorial elections, taking 45 of the 52 seats at stake, said Tuesday the official body in charge of the poll. Five opposition or independent senators were elected on Saturday and two seats remain to be filled in the second round on 6 February, according to a count by the Gabonese Centre for Elections (CGE). In addition, the head of state must appoint by decree 15 members of the future Senate, which…

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CHY Mall is a ponzi / pyramid scheme – EOCO warns public

The Economic and Organized Crime Office (EOCO) has declared Chy Mall, an online trading and marketing service, a ponzi scheme after an investigation. This statement was made in a press release signed by its Head of Public Affairs, Faustina Lartey, EOCO revealed that the company is “neither registered by the Bank of Ghana nor the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC).” ”In addition, customers earn money by operating a trading account by owning an online shop and trading in Chy Mall goods in the shop and engaging in the networking referral system…

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Covid-19: Tanzania battles COVID19 vaccination, no plans, minister says

The President of Tanzania John Magufuli who has being under heavily criticisms of the government poor interventions on the fight against COVID19 in the country is said to have had no plans to help curb the new variant of the said COVID19. This comes after President John Magufuli caution to the state officials readiness to have engaged in the usage of vaccines which is said to be used to the fight against the virus, hence might exposed them to another spread. A news conference held on Monday 2nd February 2021,…

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Election Petition; I did not speak to EC Chairperson – Kpessa Whyte

Dr. Micheal Kpessa Whyte, the second witness for the petitioner challenging the December polls results has told the Supreme Court that he did not personally speak to the Electoral Commissioner during the national collation.Dr. Whyte made this statement today at the supreme court during cross examination, he further explained that, while working with another colleague, Rojo Mettle-Nunoo at the EC strong room on December 9, Jean Mensa ordered them to go and seek a conference with the 2020 NDC flagbearer, John Mahama. ”And she did also indicate that the reason…

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