Tag: Elections

Libya has little chance of holding elections this year – Fathi Bashagha

June 22, 2022

Fathi Bashagha, one of Libya’s rival Prime Ministers, has said that the oil-rich African country has little chance of holding elections this year. Without a ... Read More

Elections in Lebanon: Arab League mission to be headed by Moroccan diplomat

May 10, 2022

The Arab League has appointed Moroccan diplomat Ahmed Rachid Khattabi to head its mission to observe the legislative elections in Lebanon, due on May 15. ... Read More

Kais Saied announces national dialogue to adopt new Republic

May 4, 2022

Tunisia President Kais Saied Sunday announced a national dialogue in the foreseeable future in a view of establishing a new Republic and bringing some correction ... Read More

Morocco calls on Libyan parties to commit to holding elections on scheduled date

September 3, 2021

Morocco, which is hosting several Libyan officials this week, has called on the various Libyan parties to engage in the organization of presidential and legislative ... Read More

Cameroon opposition loses seats in parliament

March 2, 2020

In Cameroon, the opposition has lost 23 seats in the National Assembly following the results of the 9 February legislative elections. The ruling party of ... Read More

Cameroon’s elections held amid boycott, violence

February 10, 2020

In Cameroon, polls closed on Sunday in an election overshadowed by a partial opposition boycott and separatist violence that displaced hundreds of thousands in the ... Read More

Botswana: A fiercely contested presidential election

October 22, 2019

Election campaigns in Botswana close on Tuesday ahead of Wednesday's presidential, parliamentary and local elections that may unseat the ruling party of over five decades. ... Read More

Tunisia: Second round candidate’s demand for release from prison rejected

September 19, 2019

A judge has rejected a demand for the release of media mogul and candidate for the second round of Presidential elections who has been in ... Read More

Tunisia: EU to send 100 observers to monitor legislative, presidential elections

September 5, 2019

The European Union will send 100 observers for September snap presidential elections and October parliamentary polls at the demand of the Tunisian government and the ... Read More

Algeria: Army Chief presses for elections to be held before year’s end

September 3, 2019

Head of the Algerian army has called on electoral commission to hold presidential elections before end of the year as the country drags into political ... Read More