ELECTIONS | ELECTIONS

22-May-2019 to 14:53

Malawi elections: Suspense as vote-counting continues

APA-Lilongwe (Malawi) — A state of political suspense hangs over Malawi where vote-counting after Tuesday’s tripartite elections is making slow but steady progress, according to electoral commission chair, Jane Ansah in Blantyre on Wednesday.

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21-May-2019 to 23:50

Malawi: Vote-counting underway after tripartite elections

APA-Lilongwe (Malawi) — Voting-counting in Malawi’s tripartite elections held on Tuesday is underway nationwide, a senior Malawi Electoral Commission (MEC) official has told the press in Blantyre.

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21-May-2019 to 16:18

Ghana to undertake limited voter registration exercise

APA-Accra (Ghana) — Ghana's Electoral Commission (EC) will undertake a limited voter registration exercise from Friday June 7, 2019 to Thursday June 27, 2019 in all its district offices and some selected electoral areas.

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21-May-2019 to 15:15

Malawians voting in peaceful elections

APA-Lilongwe (Malawi) — Malawi President Peter Mutharika, fighting for his political life against six other presidential hopefuls – including his own vice president Saulos Chilima -- led the country’s 6.8 million-plus voters to cast their votes in tripartite election on Tuesday.

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20-May-2019 to 18:02

Malawi bans Mozambican diaspora voter registration

APA-Maputo (Mozambique) — The Mozambican High Commissioner to Malawi, Jorge Gune has confirmed that the the Malawian authorities have banned the voter registration of Mozambicans living in Malawi ahead of this year's general elections.

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20-May-2019 to 07:41

Former Zimbabwe police chief accused of meddling in Malawian elections

APA-Lilongwe (Malawi) — Malawian Vice President Saulos Chilima has called for the deportation of former Zimbabwe police chief Augustine Chihuri whom he accused of allegedly assisting the ruling Democratic Progressive Party (DPP) to rig this week’s general elections.

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20-May-2019 to 05:51

Former S/African leader leads Commonwealth team observing Malawi polls

APA-Pretoria (South Africa) — Former South African president Thabo Mbeki is in Malawi, leading a group of Commonwealth observers in the South African state’s general elections on Tuesday.

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