2019 African election calendar

Updated December 2019

Country Election Date
Algeria President Postponed to 12 Dec 2019 from 4 Jul and 18 Apr 2019
Benin National Assembly Held 28 Apr 2019
Botswana National Assembly & local Held 23 Oct 2019
President by National Assembly Held 1 Nov 2019
Burkina Faso Constitutional referendum Postponed indefinitely from 24 Mar 2019
Comoros Presidential & regional Held 24 Mar 2019; runoff 21 Apr 2019
DRC Local Held 22 Sep 2019
Egypt Referendum Held 20-22 Apr 2019
Guinea-Bissau National People's Assembly & Senate Held 10 Mar 2019
President Held 24 Nov 2019
Libya Local Held 30 Mar 2019
Madagascar Local Held 27 Nov 2019
National Assembly Held 27 May 2019
Malawi President, National Assembly & local Held 21 May 2019
Mauritania President & Senate (1/3) Held 22 Jun 2019
Mauritius National Assembly Held 7 Nov 2019
Mozambique President, National Assembly & provincial Held 15 Oct 2019
Namibia President & National Assembly Held 27 Nov 2019
Niger Local Held Nov 7 2019
Nigeria President, House of Representatives & Senate Held 23 Feb 2019
State Assemblies & Governors Held 9 Mar 2019
Rwanda Senate (indirect) Held 16-18 Sep 2019
Senegal President & regional Held 24 Feb 2019
South Africa National Assembly & Provincial Legislatures Held 8 May 2019
Tanzania Civic Held 24 Nov 2019
Togo Local Held 30 Jun 2019
Tunisia President Held 1st Rnd: 15 Sep 2019
2nd Rnd: 13 Oct 2019
House of Representatives, House of Councillors Held 6 Oct 2019