Elections

Nigeria election chief warns over campaign violence

Nigeria election chief warns over campaign violence

Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) chairman Mahmood Yakuba said the...

Angola's Lourenco to be sworn in after disputed win

Angola's Lourenco to be sworn in after disputed win

Lourenco, 68, returned to power after the 24 August vote gave his Popular Movement...

Ruto to be sworn in as Kenya's president after divisive poll

Ruto to be sworn in as Kenya's president after divisive...

The 55-year-old rags-to-riches businessman who once sold chickens on the roadside...

Kenya Supreme Court upholds Ruto's victory in presidential vote

Kenya Supreme Court upholds Ruto's victory in presidential...

"This is a unanimous decision. The petitions are hereby dismissed, as a consequence...

Angola's opposition files legal challenge against vote results

Angola's opposition files legal challenge against vote...

Results declared on Monday placed the Movement for the Liberation of Angola (MPLA)...

Angola's leader faces uphill battle after narrow win

Angola's leader faces uphill battle after narrow win

Lourenco's Movement for the Liberation of Angola (MPLA), which has been in power...

Strategy on monitoring Uganda Government response to 2021 election shootings launched

Strategy on monitoring Uganda Government response to 2021...

Human Rights Civil Society Organisations launched a strategy on monitoring government...

Kenya's top court lays out nine issues in election dispute

Kenya's top court lays out nine issues in election dispute

Deputy President William Ruto was declared the winner of the closely-contested race,...

Angola's president set for second term as party leads vote

Angola's president set for second term as party leads vote

Results published by the country's electoral commission gave the People's Movement...

Angolan president secures strong lead in early poll results

Angolan president secures strong lead in early poll results

Ballot counting began after polls closed on Wednesday in the oil-rich nation, where...

Kenya's Odinga files court challenge to presidential poll result

Kenya's Odinga files court challenge to presidential poll...

Odinga, a veteran opposition leader who ran with the backing of the ruling party,...

Kenya on edge as election outcome sparks protests

Kenya on edge as election outcome sparks protests

After an anxious days-long wait for the results of the August 9 poll, Deputy President...

Kenya vote chief declares Ruto president-elect

Kenya vote chief declares Ruto president-elect

Independent Electoral and Boundaries Commission chairman Wafula Chebukati said Ruto...

Kenya moves closer to results of tight election race

Kenya moves closer to results of tight election race

Deputy President William Ruto was leading with slightly more than 51% of the vote...

Kenyans vote in close-fought election race

Kenyans vote in close-fought election race

The country is hoping for an orderly transition of power after almost a decade under...