Tag: Constitutional court

Burundi: Constitutional Court orders President-elect to be sworn in “as soon as possible”

June 15, 2020

In Burundi, after the death of President Pierre Nkurunziza earlier last week, the Constitutional Court had to choose between an interim president, namely the Speaker ... Read More

Malawi court annuls 2019 Presidential election

February 4, 2020

Malawi Constitutional Court on Monday annulled the May 2019 presidential vote that declared Peter Mutharika a winner.   The electoral commission declared Mutharika winner despite ... Read More

DRC: Top Court Confirms Felix Tshisekedi Winner; Opposition Cries Foul

January 21, 2019

The constitutional court of the Democratic Republic of Congo has confirmed the victory of Felix Tshisekedi in the presidential election, while dismissing a challenge from ... Read More

Egypt : Political Parties Cooperating on Electoral Law, Nour Party Absent

April 3, 2015

Eleven political parties attended the first dialogue meeting with Prime Minister Ibrahim Mahlab to discuss possible amendments that could be made to the articles that ... Read More

Egypt : Opposition frowns at government after court ruling

March 2, 2015

The Constitutional court ruled that an article in the Electoral law that demarcated the electoral districts violated the constitution. The decision automatically delays the parliamentary ... Read More