The pivotal issue for Election 2019 was whether the outcome would give Ramaphosa more political space within the ANC to drive his reform programme forward.
South Africans are about to vote in the most competitive election they’ve had since democracy began in 1994. But, despite this, the poll will have far more impact on the factional battle […]
It would be surprising if race played no part in South African elections.
His resignation triggered a 90-day caretaker presidency by the chairman of the upper house of parliament, Abdelkader Bensalah, until elections are held.
It may, just like the President said, be a very tough four years for Nigeria
As for the electorate, there is evidence that Nigerians were more willing to play their part. The electorate monitored political parties very closely, an indication in my view that democracy in Nigeria is maturing.
Welcome to the live update of Nigeria 2019 Presidential Elections.
Bad thing about perception for politicians is that how they are perceived isn’t always within their control.