Tanzania: Opposition Boycotts Elections

NAIROBI — Tanzania’s main opposition party on Wednesday said it would boycott the electoral process until further notice after by-elections that it said had been wrecked by “militarization” by the authorities. Freeman Mbowe, president of…

Zimbabwe: Voters Awaits Election Results

HARARE — Zimbabweans are awaiting the results of a pivotal election that could, many hope, turn around their nation’s shattered economy and tarnished reputation after 38 years of iron-fisted rule under former leader Robert Mugabe….