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Albert Zafy

Date of Birth: 1/05/1927


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Hery hangs on

Three days later, he jumped before he could be pushed, on the eve of the second session of church-sponsored reconciliation talks with Ravalomanana, Rajoelina and the elderly former Presidents Didier Ratsiraka and Albert Zafy...


Plunder unabated

Ex-President Albert Zafy, a political ally of Randriamiarisoa, believes his suspicions about his successor’s activities are confirmed in a 2010 video by Global Witness and the Environmental Investigation Agency, which shows Chinese rosewood traders boasting of their direct relations with Rajoelina...


Rajoelina slows down the train

Maurice Beranto, an advisor to the Prime Minister and leader of the Rassemblement des démocrates de Madagascar, accuses some colleagues from former President Albert Zafy’s group, who are supposed to support Omer Beriziky as Premier, of obstructing him...


Politics and religion

Albert Zafy, 85, born at Ambilobe in Diego Suarez Province, was President in 1993-1996...


Rogue rosewood exporters

Former President Albert Zafy (1993-96), who belongs to the same political movement as Randriamiarisoa, has accused Rajoelina of involvement in the trade on the basis of a video released in 2010 by non-governmental organisation Global Witness and the Environmental Investigation Agency...


Rajoelina agrees a deal

Eight of them endorsed it this year but the political movements led by Ravalomanana and two other ex-presidents, Albert Zafy and Didier Ratsiraka, rejected it because it denied exiles the right to go home in time to participate in the elections...


A permanent putsch

Foreign aid is declining, as donors withhold the release of funds in an effort to nudge Rajoelina towards a compromise with his deposed predecessor, President Marc Ravalomanana, and the latter’s nominal allies, the veteran ex-Presidents Albert Zafy and Didier Ratsiraka...


Election funds? Try Hong Kong

Rajoelina is pressuring his rivals, including former Presidents Marc Ravalomanana, Albert Zafy and Didier Ratsiraka, into accepting the presidential elections that the regime plans for mid-year...


Chinese trains for TGV

Madagascar’s former Presidents Marc Ravalomanana (2002-2009), Didier Ratsiraka (aka the Red Admiral, 1975-1993 and 1997-2002) and Albert Zafy (1993-2006) denounced Rajeolina’s announcements as electioneering ahead of the referendum, which they are boycotting...


An unconvincing egotist

Former Presidents Albert Zafy, Didier Ratsiraka and Marc Ravalomanana, who have now formed a common front, the Madagasikara alliance, have rejected Rajoelina’s unilateral strategy...


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