Home Tags Legislative elections

Tag: legislative elections

UN Security Council

UNSC Congratulates Guinea-Bissau Over Legislative Elections

The UN Security Council on Tuesday congratulated Guinea-Bissau for the peaceful conduct of March 10 legislative elections. In a statement, the Security Council expressed its...

CARs president discuss upcoming parliamentary polls with allies

Central African Republic's new Constitution that was adopted after the Dec. 13, 2015 referendum, provides that 141 members of parliament will seat in the...
Independent Electoral Commission

Nigerien opposition decries new voting method in upcoming polls

Earlier in the day, the president of Niger's National Independent Electoral Commission (CENI) Boube Ibrahim signed an order, authorizing use of the new method....
Ban Ki-moon

UN chief asks for peaceful and sound elections in CAR

"The secretary-general calls on all stakeholders to maintain an environment conducive to peaceful and credible elections, in keeping with the spirit of the Code...

Burkina Faso to close borders for elections

Security Minister Alain Jean Claude Zagre announced that at a press conference on Thursday, adding security officers were ready to perform their mandate during...
elections

Burundi extends period for applications submission for first polls

The Burundian National Independent Electoral Commission (CENI) Wednesday extended the period for applications submission for the communal and legislative elections -- the first polls...
Benin

Benin’s ruling coalition plan to win majority parliamentary seats

The Cowry Forces for an Emerging Benin (FCBE), a coalition of political parties supporting Benin's President Boni Yayi, plans to win over 50 seats...