Tag: 2019 general elections

IEC’s Masego Sheburi on state of readiness for 2019 general elections

In a few weeks’ time South Africans will have a last chance to register to vote in the upcoming 2019 general elections. Meanwhile new political parties have started mushrooming, set to make your ballot paper longer and certainly different to the last time you cast your vote. For insight into the work that still remains before the big day forecasted to be in May CNBC Africa is joined by Deputy CEO for the Independent Electoral Commission, Masego Sheburi.

Nigeria 2019 elections: PDP decides presidential aspirant

Ahead of Nigeria’s 2019 General Elections, main opposition, the People's Democratic Party will today screen its presidential aspirants to decide its flag-bearer at the elections. Kenny Okolugbo, Former Commissioner of the Delta State Oil and member of the PDP, joins CNBC Africa from Delta State to shed some light on the screening process and possible outcome.