Daily Archives: June 23, 2019

Ruling Party Candidate Declares Victory in Mauritania

NOUAKCHOTT – Mauritania’s ruling party candidate Mohammed Ould Ghazouani has won an absolute majority of votes in the country’s presidential election, the electoral commission said Sunday.

UPR candidate and former defense minister Ghazouani, 62, won …

Ruling Party Candidate Declares Victory in Mauritania

NOUAKCHOTT – Mauritania’s ruling party candidate Mohammed Ould Ghazouani has won an absolute majority of votes in the country’s presidential election, the electoral commission said Sunday.

UPR candidate and former defense minister Ghazouani, 62, won …

Ethiopia’s Chief of Staff, 3 Others Killed in Amhara Coup Attempt

ADDIS ABABA, ETHIOPIA – Ethiopia’s chief of staff and at least three other senior officials were killed during a coup attempt by an army general in the northern state of Amhara, state television said Sunday.…