2020 African election calendar

Updated January 2020

Country Election Date
Angola Local Late 2020
Burkina Faso President & National Assembly Due Nov 2020
Burundi President Due 20 May 2020
Due National Assembly, Local, Collines Senate (indirect) Due 7 Jun 2020
Cameroon National Assembly, Senate & local Held 9 Feb 2020
Central African Republic President 27 Dec 2020 (runoff 14 Feb 2021)
Chad National Assembly & local Due Feb 2020 postponed from late 2019
Comoros Parliamentary Due 19 Jan 2020 (runoff 23 Feb 2021)
Egypt House of Representatives Due Nov 2020
Ethiopia House of People's Representatives, Regional State Councils & local Due 29 Aug 2020
House of the Federation (indirect, by Regional State Councils) Indirect, after Regional State Councils 2020
Gabon Senate Due Late 2020
Ghana President & National Assembly Due 7 Dec 2020
Guinea National Assembly & Referendum Due 16 Feb 2020; postponed from Jan/Feb 2019
President 2020
Ivory Coast President Due 31 Oct 2020
Liberia Senate Due Oct 2020
Mali National Assembly Due 2 May 2020; postponed from 30 Jun 2019
Namibia Regional Councils & Local Due Nov 2020
National Council (indirect by Regional Councils) Due 2020
Niger Local 1 Nov 2020
President & National Assembly Due 27 Dec 2020 (runoff 21 Feb 2021)
Tanzania President, National Assembly, Zanzibar House of Representatives & Zanzibar President & Local Due 4 Oct 2020
Senegal Local Due Late 2020 (from December 2019)
Somalia House of the People Due Dec 2020
Somaliland (autonomous region) House of Representatives & Senate Due 2020; postponed from late 2019 and Mar 2019
Seychelles President Due Dec 2020
Sudan Presidential & National Assembly Due Feb 2020 postponed from late 2019
Togo President Due 22 Feb 2020