West African nation Islamic Republic of Mauritania heads to the polls
It's the first time voters are electing a successor to a democratically elected president in the West African state, whose history has been strewn with military coups. A former general is heavily tipped to win the vote.
Fashion takes center stage in Nigeria election
Both of the major candidates in the upcoming Nigerian election come from the same ethnic group. In a bid to attract other voters, they've been dressing up in traditional clothing.
Electoral umpire continues voter registration process across the country
Electoral umpire continues voter registration process across the country.
Kenyan president does 'dab dance' to appeal to young voters
Kenyan President Uhuru Kenyatta dances with the award winning FBI dance crew, as part of his campaign to encourage the youth to register as voters.
Voters in Ghana hope for economic reform from president-elect
Voters celebrate the news of Ghana's opposition leader Nana Akufo-Addo winning the nation's presidential election and hope the 72-year-old will real genuine economic reform.
Lots of 'distractions' in presidential campaign - Clinton
Democratic presidential nominee Hillary Clinton urges supporters in Philadelphia not to let the 'distractions' keep them from voting on Tuesday.
Stevie Wonder says vote, 'don't be superstitious'
'Don't be superstituous because I don't want you to listen to this foolishness. Foolishness about 'your vote doesn't matter.' Your vote does matter,' says musician Stevie Wonder.