Sri Lanka's new President Maithripala Sirisena on Monday unveiled his Cabinet that included members from a cross-section of parties and announced fresh parliamentary polls in 100 days, two years ahead of schedule.
Indonesian officials raced against time Friday to finish counting votes from last month`s legislative polls before a midnight deadline, as fears grew the announcement of the results may have to be delayed.
The Bangladesh Nationalist Party (BNP) has urged the Election Commission to postpone the January 5 parliamentary elections in order to "save the country" as the countrywide blockade of road, rail and water transport called by the BNP-led opposition alliance entered the third day Monday.
Land borders were closed in Nigeria as the country holds a rescheduled parliamentary polls
tomorrow, even as the Independent National Electoral
Commission (INEC) further postponed the process in some