Tag: Burkina Faso

Africa This Week: April 26, 2021

April 26, 2021 Your weekly roundup of news and analysis of elections in Africa, usually posted on Mondays and occasionally updated throughout the week. For a full electoral calendar and interactive map, click here. The tomb of Sheikh Isaaq,… Read More

Africa This Week: February 15, 2021

February 15, 2021 Your weekly roundup of news and analysis of elections in Africa, usually posted on Mondays and occasionally updated throughout the week. For a full electoral calendar and interactive map, click here. Somalia’s Port of Mogadishu. Photo… Read More

Africa This Week: November 30, 2020

November 30, 2020 Your weekly roundup of news and analysis of elections in Africa, usually posted on Mondays and occasionally updated throughout the week. For a full electoral calendar and interactive map, click here. The clay pan at Sossusvlei, one… Read More

Africa This Week: November 23, 2020

November 23, 2020 Your weekly roundup of news and analysis of elections in Africa, usually posted on Mondays and occasionally updated throughout the week. For a full electoral calendar and interactive map, click here. Downtown Windhoek, the capital of… Read More

Africa This Week: November 16, 2020

November 16, 2020 Your weekly roundup of news and analysis of elections in Africa, usually posted on Mondays and occasionally updated throughout the week. For a full electoral calendar and interactive map, click here. A scene at a… Read More

Africa This Week: November 9, 2020

November 9, 2020 (Updated November 14, 2020) Your weekly roundup of news and analysis of elections in Africa. For a full electoral calendar and interactive map, click here.  Tanzanian opposition leader Tundu Lissu, who has fled the country… Read More

Burkina Faso Municipal Elections: May 2021 (due – delays possible)

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Counting votes during Burkina Faso’s 2015 elections, in the presence of election observers and political party monitors. Photo credit: VOA/E. Iob (public domain)  KEY FACTS Freedom House Rating Partly Free Government Type Presidential Republic Population 19.7 million UPCOMING… Read More

Africa This Week: November 11, 2019

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Upcoming Africa ElectionsNigeria Kogi and Bayelsa State Governorships and Niger State Local Government – November 16, 2019Freedom House Rating: Party FreeGovernment Type: Federal Presidential RepublicPopulation: Nigeria – 203.5 million; Kogi State – 3.1 million; Bayelsa State – 1.7 million; Niger… Read More

Africa This Week – November 4, 2019

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Africa This Week – September 23, 2019