Mexicans are heading to the polls in one of the biggest elections the country has ever seen. Analysts say the vote is a test for the president, and for democracy. DW has an overview.
28 Jul 2018
The political crisis in the Benue State House of Assembly assumed another dimension on Friday when the Nigerian police barred the 22 lawmakers who impeached Mr Terkimbi Ikyange as Speaker of the Assembly from gaining access to the legislative chamber for plenary.
29 Jul 2017
Venezuelan protesters clashed with security forces in Caracas on Friday, ahead of a vote for a legislative super-body proposed by President Nicolas Maduro.
10 Jun 2017
Sunday is the first round of the legislative elections in France and Emmanuel Macron and La République En Marche are set to clobber opponents with what could be an overwhelming majority.