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What we’re reading, 18 November 2019

Each week the Foundation highlights a number of media articles that we have found interesting and relevant to governance in Africa. Sharing here is not an endorsement of the views linked, but a spur for further discussion. Join that discussion by engaging with one of our social media accounts, linked at the top of this page.

Incumbent Mauritius PM Wins Five-Year election mandate

Mauritian Prime Minister, Pravind Jugnauth secured a majority in the general elections held on 7 November. The Morisian Alliance Coalition secured 42 of 70 parliamentary seats.

Guinea set to hold parliamentary election in February 2020: commission

The Guinean President of the Electoral Commission, Amadou Salif Kébé, confirmed that the elections, which have been delayed by four months, will take place on 16 February 2020.

Cameroon: Key dates ahead of Legislative, Municipal elections

Cameroonian President, Paul Biya decreed that legislative and municipal elections, which have been postponed on two prior occasions, will be held on 9 February 2020.

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