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South Africa heading for 'coalition' as partial election results have ANC under 50%

The leader of South Africa's main opposition party said he was open to working with the ANC, although he would have to first speak with a group of other parties that he has a preelection agreement with.

South Africans go to the polls

For months, polls have shown the ruling African National Congress (ANC) party could lose its majority for the first time since Nelson Mandela led it to power in 1994.

South Africa General Elections: All you need to know

Polls have shown that this election will be the toughest yet for the ANC and its current leader, President Cyril Ramaphosa.

Chad opposition leader Masra files challenge against presidential election result

He shared a copy of a receipt showing that documents had been filed with the council, which an opposition official close to Masra said included copies of results sheets from polling stations, a table pulling together the figures and videos that allegedly show ballot stuffing and other cheating.

Chad army deploys in force after junta leader D├ęby is elected president

AFP reporters said the number of troops on the streets Friday appeared considerably larger than after previous elections.

Chad declares interim president Deby winner of disputed vote

National Election Management Agency chief Ahmed Bartichet said Deby had secured 61.3% of the vote - comfortably over the 50% needed to avoid a run-off.

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