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    24-Mar-2018 to 16:06

    S/Leone: Court casts doubt over presidential run-off

    APA-Freetown (Sierra Leone) — A court in Freetown has issued an interim injunction on next week’s presidential run-off election, casting doubt on whether the vote will go ahead as scheduled.

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    23-Mar-2018 to 21:59

    Donors in fundraising bid for G/Bissau elections

    APA-Bissau (G/Bissau) — The United Nations and the European Union earlier this week organized a round-table in Dakar, Senegal to mobilize funds for the holding of the 2018 legislative and 2019 presidential elections in Guinea-Bissau.

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    22-Mar-2018 to 18:27

    Sierra Leone poll fraud probe sparks row

    APA-Freetown (Sierra Leone) — A row has broken out between the police in Sierra Leone and officials of the National Electoral Commission over the investigation of cases of alleged poll fraud linked to the March 7 general elections.

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    17-Mar-2018 to 15:25

    S/Leone: Ruling APC makes demands ahead of run-off

    APA-Freetown (Sierra Leone) — Sierra Leone’s governing All People’s Congress party has issued a series of demands it says should be met before the March 27 presidential run-off.

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    16-Mar-2018 to 05:35

    S/ African gov’t applauds voters as 2019 poll registration kicks off

    APA-Pretoria (South Africa) — President Cyril Ramaphosa has commended South Africans who heeded the call to register for the country’s 2019 polls or to update their details during last weekend’s voter registration drive.

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    14-Mar-2018 to 09:40

    DRC resisting foreign meddling in electoral process - Minister

    APA-Windhoek (Namibia) — The Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) is on course to hold the 2018 general elections in December, despite pressure to meddle in the electoral process by the western powers, DRC Communication and Media Minister Lambert Mende Omalanga said on Wednesday.

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    13-Mar-2018 to 20:42

    S/Leone poll: Run-off confirmed for March 27

    APA-Freetown (Sierra Leone) — Sierra Leone’s presidential election did not produce a clear winner and therefore will be decided in a run-off on March 27, the National Electoral Commission (NEC) has announced.

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