ELECTIONS | ELECTIONS

25-Mar-2020 to 17:24

Covid-19: Ghana’s Electoral Commission postpones new voters’ registration

APA-Accra (Ghana) — The Electoral Commission (EC) has postponed its compilation of a new voter register as a result of the novel coronavirus pandemic.

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24-Mar-2020 to 08:05

Malawi presidential poll rerun set for July 2

APA-Lilongwe (Malawi) — The Malawi Electoral Commission (MEC) has set July 2 as the day when for the fresh presidential elections ordered by the Constitutional Court early this year.

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23-Mar-2020 to 14:19

Botswana’s electoral body rejects calls for 2019 poll audit

APA-Gaborone (Botswana) — The Independent Electoral Commission (IEC) has rejected calls by the opposition Botswana Patriotic Front (BPF) to conduct an audit of the outcome of the 2019 general elections.

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19-Mar-2020 to 14:34

S/Africa: By-elections postponed due to coronavirus

APA-Pretoria (South Africa) — South Africa’s Independent Electoral Commission (IEC) on Thursday said it had shelved all by-elections scheduled for this week in a bid to curb the spread of the coronavirus pandemic.

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17-Mar-2020 to 18:15

Mutharika withholds consent to Malawi electoral bill

APA-Blantyre (Malawi) — Malawi President Peter Mutharika has withheld consent to the electoral amendment bill which set the date for the holding of fresh presidential elections.

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11-Mar-2020 to 18:22

EU to evaluate Ivorian electoral process

APA - Abidjan (Cote d’Ivoire) — The European Union will only dispatch election observers for the October 2020 presidential election in Cote d’Ivoire, after a positive" assessment of a mission to be sent to the country in June, according to the bloc's Resident Representative in Abidjan, Jobst Von Kirchmann.

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24-Feb-2020 to 15:19

OIF quits Guinea's "flawed" electoral process

APA - Conakry (Guinea) — The Assistance Mission of the International Organization of the Francophonie (OIF) is quitting Guinea's electoral process describing it as flawed, according to a statement made available to APA on Monday.

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