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Wednesday, May 22, 2013
By NASIR AHMED EL-RUFA'I The legitimacy of any government can only be derived from the will of the people as expressed in credible, free and fair elections held at regular intervals on the basis of universal, equal and secret suffrage; which explains why the critical importance of free and fair elections along with credible electoral process in any modern nation cannot be overemphasised. This is...
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The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has declared MalamBello Kaoje of PDP as the win...
but Egypt is going through special circumstances most of them negative. The priorities are confused." He refused to confirm which way he would argue in Tuesday’s meeting. The election for a new parlia
particularly in protest against well-publicised acts of police brutality. A victory in new elections in which the opposition refused to participitate would bring more of the increasingly violent prote
saying that the opposition cannot accept it as a legitimately elected government. Mr Moussa said: “We do not challenge the fact that the president was elected democratically and that he is the preside
the former head of the United Nations Atomic Energy Agency who first became a figurehead for the liberal opposition under President Hosni Mubarak and has maintained the same role under the Muslim Brot
though he had to issue a new set of dates on Saturday after it was pointed out that the first two rounds coincided with Coptic Orthodox Palm Sunday and Easter. That was itself another sign of the lack
whose preference for conducting politics by issuing occasional brief statements through Twitter has annoyed many liberals. Mr Moussa then went on to say a boycott would require unanimity or at least a
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