2019 African election calendar

Updated December 2019

Country Election Date
Algeria President Held 12 Dec 2019 (postponed 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 1st Rnd: Held 24 Nov 2019
2nd Rnd: Held 29 Dec 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 1st Rnd: Held 15 Sep 2019
2nd Rnd: Held 13 Oct 2019
House of Representatives, House of Councillors Held 6 Oct 2019