Vote-buying a threat to Nigeria's democracy – Expert
The Inter-Party Advisory Council, a body that houses all registered political parties in Nigeria says they plans to constitute a legal body to interact with INEC to address vote buying in elections.
Nigerians speak on vote buying
Vote buying and insecurity have been listed as some of the possible threats to free and fair elections in Nigeria by the National Democratic Institute. CNBC Africa went on the street of Lagos to find out people's opinion on vote buying.
Touts hijack voter registration
The ongoing voters' registration has been dogged by racketeering across the country. Touts working with registration officials are now extorting citizens before they can get registered. Apart from having to arrive at registrations centres as early as 5AM, applicants also have to contend with fewer centres in their localities.
Zimbabweans begin voting in first election since Mugabe's removal
Zimbabweans began voting in Harare on Monday (July 30) in the first election since the removal of former president Robert Mugabe.
Colombia's next president: Duque defeats left-wing Petro in runoff
What next for Colombia? Voters tacking conservative in the first presidential runoff to feature a straight choice between left and right.
How candidates ‘buy’ votes in India
DW investigates the widespread practice of vote-buying in the run-up to elections in the Indian state of Karnataka.
Clashes erupt outside Catalan leader's polling station in Girona
Police in riot gear clash with protestors outside the polling station Catalan President Carles Puidgemont was due to vote at.
Venezuelans brace for unrest ahead of Sunday vote
The Venezuelan government is preparing to hold a controversial election on Sunday, and security forces are out on the streets of Caracas trying to keep the peace before the vote.
Venezuelan's vote in unofficial poll, in defiance of Nicolas Maduro
Venezuelans vote in an unofficial poll over President Nicolas Maduro's controversial plans to create a powerful new government body.