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ANC keeps power in South Africa but scandals cost it votes
7:40am, 11th May, 2019

ANC keeps power in South Africa but scandals cost it votes

The African National Congress retained control of South Africa's parliament but its share of the vote fell, a rebuke from voters fed up with corruption scandals and racial inequalities that remain entrenched a generation after the party took pow...
ANC coasting to victory in South African election
5:37am, 11th May, 2019

ANC coasting to victory in South African election

The African National Congress was set to easily win South Africa's election on Saturday but with a lower vote share reflecting anger at corruption scandals and racial inequalities that remain entrenched a generation after the party took power.
As Maduro cracks down, Venezuela legislators see intimidation
6:19pm, 10th May, 2019

As Maduro cracks down, Venezuela legislators see intimidation

A Venezuelan opposition legislator on Friday fled to Colombia while others said threatening messages had been spray-painted on their homes or intelligence agents had been following them, amid a broad crackdown by President Nicolas Maduro against cong...