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Opposition win majority of seats in General Election

President Adama Barrow’s former party, the United Democratic Party (UDP), took the majority of seats in last Thursday’s general election. Barrow had resigned from the UDP to stand as an […]

Gambia elects a new National Assembly

Gambians go to the polls today to elect a new National Assembly just over five months after they elected Adama Barrow as their new President after 23 years of rule […]

Ruling party consolidates hold of parliament

The ruling right-wing Republican Party of Armenia (RPA) has consolidated its hold on the country’s 101 seat National Assembly by taking 55 seats and 49.17% of the vote in last […]

Parliamentary 2017

An election to the National Assembly has been announced for 6 April 2017. Results will be published here.

Ecuador elects a new President and National Assembly

The people of Ecuador have a busy day today as they go to the polls to elect a new president and vice-president, the 137 members of the National Assembly, the […]

Parliamentary 2017

An election to the National Assembly has been announced for 26 March 2017. Results will be published here.

Parliamentary 2017

An election to the National Assembly has been announced for 2 April 2017. Results will be published here.

Ivory Coast votes for a new National Assembly

Ivory Coast will hold its general election today in which the 255 members of the National Assembly will be elected through 154 single and multi-member constituencies. There are 6,318,331 eligible […]

Parliament votes to impeach President

South Korea’s parliament has passed a motion today to impeach President Park Geun-hye over a corruption scandal involving her confidante. The motion was passed by 234 of the 300 members […]

Parliamentary 2017

Elections to the National Assembly and Senate have been announced for 8 August 2017. Results will be published here.

Parliamentary 2017

An election to the National Assembly has been announced for 19 February 2017. Results will be announced here.

Kuwait holds early general election

A total of 483,186 eligible voters will be voting in an early general election today. The election, which was originally scheduled for June 2017, will elect the 50 elected members […]

Daniel Ortega and FSLN increase support in general election

Incumbent president, Daniel Ortega of the left-wing Sandinista National Liberation Front (FSLN) has won the presidential election with 72.50% of the vote, up from 62.46% in 2011. His party has […]

No change expected in Nicaraguan general election

Nicaragua is voting today to elect a President, the 90 elected members of the Nicaraguan National Assembly (parliament) and 20 members of the Central American Parliament (PARLACEN). If a candidate […]

Political crisis rumbles on with neither side winning

The political crisis in Venezuela continues to rumble on with neither side able to deliver a knockout blow on the other. In the latest move, the opposition controlled National Assembly […]

National Assembly dissolved and fresh elections called

Yesterday Amir Sheikh Sabah Al-Ahmad Al-Jaber Al-Sabah dissolved Kuwait’s National Assembly and called for new elections as the Cabinet resigned. The Kuwait News Agency referred to the decision as being […]

Parliamentary 2016

An election has been announced for 90 deputies to the National Assembly and 20 representatives to the Central American Parliament and will take place on 6 November 2016. Results will […]

Parliamentary 2016

An election to the National Assembly took place on 8-10 September 2016. Linyon Demokratik Seselwa 19 People’s Party 14 Seychelles Patriotic Movement 0 Independents 0 Total 33 Votes: 62,939 Registered […]

Three days to elect a new Parliament starts today

Seychelles goes to the polls from today until 10th September to elect a new 34 seat National Assembly. There are 25 seats elected directly from single-member constituencies and the remaining […]

Zambians vote for President and Parliament today

A total of 6,698,372 registered voters will be voting today in Zambia to elect a new president, National Assembly and also to vote in a constitutional referendum. In the referendum […]

Vietnam holds it’s General Election

Around 69 million people are entitled to vote today to elect 500 members of the National Assembly and members of the People’s Councils at three local levels including provincial, district […]

Parliamentary 2016

An election to the National Assembly took place on 24 April 2016. Serbia is Winning (SNS–SDPS–PUPS–NS–SPO–PS–PSS–NDSS–SNP) 131 Socialist Party of Serbia–United Serbia–Greens of Serbia 29 Serbian Radical Party (Srpska radikalna […]

Serbia votes in General Election

Serbia is voting to elect a new National Assembly today. There are 6,737,808 eligible voters who will vote between 7 a.m. and 8 p.m. local time and they have a […]

Laos picks new PM and President

Following on from the recent general election, the National Assembly (Sapha Heng Xat) has elected Thongloun Sisoulith, former Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Foreign Affairs, as their new Prime […]

Parliamentary 2016

An election to the National Assembly took place on 13 April 2016. Minjoo Party of Korea (Deobureo Minjudang) 123 Saenuri Party (Saenuri-dang) 122 People’s Party (Gungminui Dang) 38 Justice Party […]