2019 African election calendar

Updated December 2018

Country Election Date
Algeria President 17 Apr 2019
Botswana National Assembly & local Oct 2019
President (by National Assembly) 2019 after Oct elections
Cameroon National Assembly, Senate & local Oct 2019 (postponed from late 2018)
Chad National Assembly & local May 2019 (postponed from 30 Nov 2018)
DRC Local Postponed to Oct from Nov 2016
Egypt Local by Jul 2019
Ethiopia Local 2019 (postponed from 2018)
House of the Federation (indirect) 2019
Ghana District & Referendum on Metropolitan, Municipal and District Chief Executive elections Sep 2019
Local & Unit 2019
Guinea National Assembly 3 Feb 2019
Guinea-Bissau National People's Assembly & Senate Postponed to Dec 2018 or Jan 2019 from 18 Nov 2018
President 2019
Libya Referendum Feb 2019
President & Parliament 2019 (after referendum)
Madagascar National Assembly 2019?
Provincial, regional & local 2019?
Malawi President, National Assembly & local 21 May 2019
Mali National Assembly Apr 2019; Posponed from Nov & Dec 2018
Mauritania President & Senate (1/3) Mid 2019
Mozambique President, National Assembly & provincial 15 Oct 2019
Namibia President & National Assembly Oct 2019
Niger Local 13 Jan 2019; postponed from 8 Jan 2017
Nigeria President, House of Representatives & Senate 24 Feb 2019
Governors & State Assemblies 31 Mar 2019
Senegal President, regional 24 Feb 2019
Local 1 Dec 2019
Somaliland (autonomous region) House of Representatives & Senate No date, postponed from Mar 2019
South Africa National Assembly & Provincial Legislatures Apr/May 2019
President by National Assembly 2019 after May elections
Tunisia House of Representatives, House of Councillors Oct 2019
President Dec 2019

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