With five days left until South Africans head to the polls, Congress of South African Trade Unions is urging people to use their vote to elect a party that they believe will fight for workers’ rights.
Protestors in Benin torched businesses and set up burning barricades on Wednesday, as soldiers in tanks encircled the home of ex-president Thomas Boni Yayi after he led calls for an election boycott.
Sixty researchers across 11 countries have been selected to deepen public understanding on the role that social media has on elections and democracy.
The SADC Election Observation mission to South Africa will on Tuesday meet with the Minister of Police to gain clarity on the issue of security for the upcoming elections.
US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo on Monday warned that Russia would seek to interfere in elections for decades ahead and vowed that Washington would try to thwart its efforts.