ELECTIONS | ELECTIONS

27-May-2020 to 14:52

Malawi: A poll facing formidable legal, health challenges

APA-Lilongwe (Malawi) — The journey to Malawi’s State House is proving to be an arduous one for presidential aspirants and their supporters.

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25-May-2020 to 12:54

Mutharika to appoint new Malawi poll commissioners - Official

APA-Lilongwe (Malawi) — Malawi’s President Peter Mutharika is expected to appoint new commissioners of the country’s electoral body by the end of next week, his spokesperson said on Monday.

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22-May-2020 to 12:20

Malawi poll chief resigns ahead of crucial presidential rerun

APA-Lilongwe (Malawi) — Embattled Malawi Electoral Commission chairperson Jane Ansah resigned on Thursday night in a development unlikely to affect a presidential poll rerun set for next month.

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20-May-2020 to 16:16

Burundi vote underway, Nkurunzizi not seeking reelection

APA-Bujumbura (Burundi) — Voting is well underway in Burundi's general elections n Wednesday without the participation of incumbent president Pierre Nkurunziza.

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08-May-2020 to 14:22

Malawi court throws out Mutharika’s appeal against poll ruling

APA-Lilongwe (Malawi) — Malawi’s Supreme Court on Friday threw out an appeal by President Peter Mutharika and the country’s electoral body against an earlier ruling nullifying the outcome of last year’s presidential elections that handed Mutharika victory.

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03-Apr-2020 to 23:26

Cameroon’s ruling RDPC wins elections in Anglophone zone

APA-Yaounde (Cameroon) — The ruling Cameroon Peoples Democratic Movement (RDPC) has won the 13 parliamentary seats up for grabs in 11 constituencies in the country's Anglophone North-West and South-Western regions.

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26-Mar-2020 to 18:54

Mali gears up for legislative polls despite coronavirus threat

APA-Bamako (Mali) — Mali is poised to go to poll Sunday for the legislative elections despite the confirmation of two cases of Covid-19.

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