The trouble with DR Congo’s elections
Joseph Kabila, son of long time rebel, former AFDL leader and president of the Democratic Republic of Congo Laurent-Désiré...
Kenya’s high stakes elections risks a repeat of 2007/2008 bloodshed
In 2007, Sheila* was a teenager but was old enough to know that something in Kenya’s political psyche was...
Meet Somalia’s new President, ex-Prime Minister Mohamed Abdullahi Farmaajo
Members of parliament elected ex-Prime Minister Mohamed Abdullahi Farmaajo as Somalia’s 9th President after the second round of the...
8 things you need to know about Somalia’s presidential election
Voting is underway in Somalia’s groundbreaking presidential election in a secure Air Force base in capital, Mogadishu. After a...
Six things Nigeria can learn from Ghana’s elections
One month after the wind of change blew across West Africa’s poster child of democracy, Ghana’s newly elected President, Nana...
Is Gambia Africa’s game changer?
2016 was punctuated by intriguing electoral outcomes in Africa. From the controversial in Uganda to near misses and credible...
Yahya Jammeh rejects Gambia Election Results “in totality”, shortly after promoting Army Officials
The Gambia is in for another shock tonight. President Yahya Jammeh who shocked observers all over the world after...
Nana Akufo-Addo is the President Elect of Ghana; Incumbent Concedes
Ghana’s main opposition Leader, Nana Akufo-Addo of the New Patriotic Party (NPP), has won the 2016 presidential elections defeating...
Here’s what you need to know about Ghana’s election
Ghanaians head to the polls in country’s symbolic elections
15.8 million Ghanaian voters will head to the polls to vote in 28,992 polling stations across the country. The...