UK general election: Voters head to the polls
The third election in less than five years has been described as the most important in decades. The outcome could see Boris Johnson make good on his promise to "get Brexit done." Follow the latest developments here.
Uganda's opposition fights to be heard amid clampdown on dissent
As Uganda moves closer to 2021 elections, the opposition has a tough fight ahead to loosen President Yoweri Museveni's three-decade hold on power.
Labour's Corbyn: Johnson's Brexit plan won't pass Brussels, or Parliament
UK opposition leader Jeremy Corbyn has said Boris Johnson's Brexit plans would falter in Brussels and at the hands of British politicians. Meanwhile, the EU's Donald Tusk said he remained "open but still unconvinced."
Russian investigators raid opposition's offices across country
Russia's opposition says that investigators have launched raids on its offices across the country, in the latest move to put pressure on government critics. Ivan Zhdanov, the director of Navalny's Anti-Corruption Foundation (FBK), said the raids were taking place in 15 cities and that investigators were outside the foundation's offices in Moscow.
Three killed as opposition and government forces face off in Comoros
Three killed as opposition and government forces face off in Comoros.
DR Congo elections: Opposition candidate Fayulu to challenge results in court
DR Congo elections: Opposition candidate Fayulu to challenge results in court.
Nigerian bill to ban open grazing draws strong opposition
A bill prohibiting open grazing in some states in Nigeria has been greeted with strong opposition from herdsmen who say it is ill-intended and discriminatory.
Activist killed, Paraguay congress in flames
Opposition demonstrations more solemn in Asuncion after the death of a protester who was shot with a rubber bullet by police.