Ahead of parliamentary elections in Romania, we spotlight the city of Sibiu to gauge mood among an electorate weary of corruption and inefficiency. The vote could see gains for the opposition Social Democrats.
President Zuma has faced numerous corruption allegations in court. As the ANC is due to elect a new party leader, could Zuma's support of Nkosazana Dlamini-Zuma be a move to save himself?
Ousted Pakistani PM Nawaz Sharif's wife, Kulsoom, has won a key by-election dubbed a "referendum" on the former premier's corruption disqualification. Experts say the vote was a blow to the powerful military.
President Magufuli has been accused of governing in an increasingly authoritarian style, as members of the opposition become concerned for their safety.
© 2017 Deutsche Welle |
Legal notice |