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This page lists the most recent (direct) national elections in African countries.

Algeria

Angola

Benin

Botswana

Burkina Faso

Burundi

Cameroon

Cape Verde

Central African Republic

Chad

Comoros

Côte d'Ivoire

Democratic Republic of the Congo

Djibouti

Egypt

Equatorial Guinea

Eritrea

Eritrea, since independence, has repeatedly postponed elections.

Ethiopia

Gabon

The Gambia

Ghana

Guinea

Guinea-Bissau

Kenya

Lesotho

Liberia

Libya

Libya does not hold elections.

Madagascar

Malawi

Mali

Mauritania

Mauritius

Morocco

Mozambique

Namibia

Niger

Nigeria

Republic of Congo

Rwanda

São Tomé and Príncipe

Senegal

Seychelles

Sierra Leone

Somalia

South Africa

South Sudan

Sudan

Swaziland

Tanzania

Togo

Tunisia

Uganda

Western Sahara

Zambia

Zimbabwe

Summary

Summary of East Africa Elections
Country Presidential Elections (1999–2019) Recent Election Year Next Election Presidential Votes Cast in Last Election Registered Voters
South Sudan 2 2010 2021 2,813,830 4,800,000
Uganda 4 2016 2021 10,329,131 15,277,198
Kenya 4 2017 2022 15,593,050 19,611,423
Tanzania 3 2015 2020 15,596,110 23,161,440
Rwanda 3 2017 2024 6,769,514 6,897,076
Burundi 4 2020 2025 2,826,072 3,848,119
Political Events in African Countries by Region, 1999–2017
Region President/Prime Minsister Parliamentary Elections Peace Treaties Total Countries
Southern Africa 48 33 6 12
Central Africa 24 25 6 8
East Africa 42 35 5 13
West Africa 55 59 0 15
North Africa 18 18 2 6
Total 187 170 19 54

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See also

References

  1. ^ "IEBC: Breakdown of Final 19.6 million registered voters in Kenya, 2017". Kenyayote. 27 June 2017. Retrieved 8 November 2019.
  2. ^ "Independent Electoral and Boundaries Commission". iebc.or.ke. Retrieved 8 November 2019.
  3. ^ "Observing Sudan's 2010 National Elections" (PDF). The Carter Center. April 2010.
  4. ^ "2021 Uganda's general elections to cost Shs700 billion". dispatch.ug. 11 October 2018. Retrieved 8 November 2019.
  5. ^ "Elections in South Sudan". africanelections.tripod.com. Retrieved 8 November 2019.