2020 African election calendar

Updated December 2019

Country Election Date
Burkina Faso President & National Assembly Due Nov 2020
Burundi President Due 20 May 2020
National Assembly, Local, Collines Senate (indirect) Due 7 Jun 2020
Cameroon National Assembly, Senate & local Due to 9 Feb 2020; postponed from Oct 2019 and late 2018
Central African Republic President 27 Dec 2020 (runoff 14 Feb 2021)
Chad National Assembly & local Due Feb 2020 postponed from late 2019
Comoros Parliamentary Due 19 Jan 2020 (runoff 23 Feb 2021)
Egypt House of Representatives Due Apr-May 2020
Ethiopia House of People's Representatives, Regional State Councils & local Due May 2020
House of the Federation (indirect, by Regional State Councils) Due 2020
Gabon Senate Due Late 2020
Ghana President & National Assembly Due 7 Dec 2020
Guinea National Assembly Due 16 Feb 2020; postponed from Jan/Feb 2019
President 2020
Ivory Coast President Due 31 Oct 2020
Mali National Assembly Due May 2020; postponed from 30 Jun 2019
Namibia Regional Councils & Local Due Nov 2020
National Council (indirect by Regional Councils) Due 2020
Niger Local 1 Nov 2020
President & National Assembly Due 27 Dec 2020 (runoff 21 Feb 2021)
Tanzania President, National Assembly, Zanzibar House of Representatives & Zanzibar President & Local Due 4 Oct 2020
Senegal Local Due Late 2020 (from December 2019)
Somalia House of the People Due Dec 2020
Somaliland (autonomous region) House of Representatives & Senate Due 2020; postponed from late 2019 and Mar 2019
Seychelles President Due Dec 2020
Sudan Presidential & National Assembly Due Feb 2020 postponed from late 2019
Togo President Due 22 Feb 2020