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The recent failed election in Cote d'Ivoire, which has generated competing claims to the presidency and a high risk of return to widespread violence, is the latest in a series of electoral setbacks in sub-Saharan Africa.
As Ghana was the original model of the one-man, one-party state in Africa, Ghana today could be the model of constitutional multiparty democracy in Africa.
In Mauritania the vote was so obviously suspicious that the electoral chief resigned and the opposition rejected the results.
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Update: 12/24 3 pm:
The leader of the military group that claims to have staged a coup in Guine...
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