Tag: vote

What are Nigeria’s most challenging electoral issues?

CNBC Africa spoke to Nigerians on the street of Lagos to get their opinions on what the most challenging electoral issues they have faced in the planning of the 2019 elections.

Nigerians make last minute effort to get voters’ cards

It was a mad dash for Nigerians all across the country to collect their permanent voter's card on Monday this week, which was the final day of collection for the cards that will be used to vote in Nigeria's elections. CNBC Africa's Dara Rhodes filed this report.

South Africa’s Zuma survives no confidence vote in ANC

South Africa President Jacob Zuma defeated a no-confidence motion against him at a meeting of top officials of the ruling African National Congress party on Sunday, News24 reported on its website.

S.Africa’s top court to hear on secret no-confidence ballot on Zuma

South Africa's top court said on Tuesday it will consider whether a motion of no confidence against President Jacob Zuma should be taken by secret ballot.

They stand with the rand: Why some say South Africa’s currency will weather the storm

South Africa has 11 official languages, so there are plenty of ways to characterize the recent moves with the country's currency. However you say it, though, things look bad for the rand...

SA parliament’s speaker to consider Zuma no-confidence vote request

By Ed Stoddard The speaker of South Africa's parliament said on Sunday she would consider a request from opposition parties to hold a 'no confidence' vote on President Jacob Zuma. Previous no-confidence motions against...

South Africa's President Zuma won't step down – ANC

The ANC will hold a media briefing at 1200 GMT on Tuesday.