Reports of revellers dancing on the streets of several cities across Nigeria to celebrate the victory of their candidate over the incumbent president, was welcome news for many observers of the...
16 Jan 2014
DAKAR, 16 January 2014 (IRIN) - Guinea-Bissau will hold elections on 16 March to end yet another...
15 Jan 2013
A “make or break” point for the country’s new leaders
15 Aug 2012
Voters queue up for a referendum on a new constitution in Kenya in 2010: Activists mobilized in...
15 Aug 2011
Trends are encouraging, but some polls still fall short
15 Aug 2010
After decades of military and one-party regimes, more African countries are now holding regular...
15 Oct 2006
While Ghana is an “oasis of peace and tranquility” in West Africa and is moving increasingly...
15 Jan 2006
Ambitious agenda for President Ellen Johnson-Sirleaf