2019 African election calendar

Updated April 2019

Country Election Date
Algeria President 4 Jul 2019 (postponed from 18 Apr 2019)
Benin National Assembly 28 Apr 2019
Botswana National Assembly & local Oct 2019
President by National Assembly 2019
Burkina Faso Constitutional referendum Postponed indefinitely from 24 Mar 2019
Cameroon National Assembly, Senate & local Oct 2019 (postponed from late 2018)
Chad National Assembly & local May 2019 (postponed from 30 Nov 2018)
Comoros Presidential & regional 24 Mar 2019; runoff 21 Apr
DRC Local Postponed to 2019 (?) from Nov 2016
Egypt Local by Jul 2019
Ethiopia Regional State Councils & local postponed from 2018 & 2019 to 2020
House of the Federation (indirect, by Regional State Councils) postponed from 2018 & 2019 to 2020
Ghana District, Local & Unit Late 2019
Guinea National Assembly Postponed from Jan/ & Feb 2019
Guinea-Bissau National People's Assembly & Senate 10 Mar 2019 (postponed from 2018)
President 2019
Libya Referendum Feb 2019
President & Parliament 2019 (after referendum)
Madagascar National Assembly 27 May 2019, postponed from 20 Mar 2019
Mali National Assembly 30 Apr 2019
Malawi President, National Assembly & local 21 May 2019
Mauritania President & Senate (1/3) May 2019
Mozambique President, National Assembly & provincial 15 Oct 2019 (may be postponed to due to Cyclone Idai)
Namibia President & National Assembly Nov 2019
Niger Local Postponed from 8 Jan 2017 to 2019
Nigeria President, House of Representatives & Senate Postponed to 23 Feb 2019 from 16 Feb 2019
State Assemblies & Governors 9 Mar 2019
Senegal President, regional & local 24 Feb 2019
Somaliland (autonomous region) House of Representatives & Senate 28 Apr 2019
South Africa National Assembly & Provincial Legislatures 8 May 2019
President by National Assembly 2019
Tunisia House of Representatives, House of Councillors 6 Oct 2019
President 10 Nov 2019