Evangelical singer Fabricio Alvarado Munoz will face-off against unrelated ex-government minister Carlos Alvarado Quesada
Russian bots retweeted Donald Trump almost half a million times in the run-up to the US presidential elections
Voters go to the polls today and tomorrow, facing a clear choice between incumbent Milos Zeman and his challengers
George Weah has won Liberia's presidential run-off election with 61.5 percent of votes from 98.1 percent of ballots cast, says the election commission.
Boakai is a known quantity, while Weah is the people's champion, even if his lack of experience is an obstacle.
Opinion polls say conservative will win first round, but have to fight a run-off vote to be president again.
Kenya's President Uhuru Kenyatta has been re-elected and will serve a second and final five-year term as president.
Opposition leader Raila Odinga's claims that Tuesday's general election was rigged has sparked upheaval in Kenya
The victory gives Kagame, already in power for 17 years, a third term
Rwandan President Paul Kagame looks set for a third term as the country votes for a new president.
A former martial arts star has won a run-off in Mongolia's presidential poll, according to the General Election commission.
The candidate's withdrawal is seen as a boost to conservative hardliners trying to unseat President Rouhani.
With days to go until Iran's Presidential election, front-runner and incumbent Hassan Rouhani painted his rivals as power-hungry puppets of the security forces.
Exit polls suggest Moon, who favours talks with Pyongyang, has won the election
The election was called following the impeachment of Park Geun-hye in December.
Iran has held a TV debate ahead of the presidential election which saw hardliners challenge Hassan Rouhani over the lack of economic revival since his nuclear deal was agreed with big…
South Korean polling stations open early in presidential poll
With less than one month to go until its presidential election, Iran is gearing up for a political showdown.
Jean-Luc Melenchon gathering steam in the French election
Iranian President Hassan Rouhani has registered to run in the country's upcoming presidential poll in May.
Venezuela’s opposition leader is vowing to fight on, despite being barred from holding political office for 15 years.
In a surprise announcement the ruling Country Alliance party, which won Sunday's election, called on the National Electoral Council for an immediate vote recount.
Anti-Vucic protests in Belgrade with critics accusing PM of tightening his rule with a landslide presidential win
Supporters of conservative Ecuadorean presidential candidate Guillermo Lasso clashed with police in the streets of Guayaquil on Sunday April 2, after it appeared leftist Lenin Moreno was poised to win
Celebrations at the Belgrade headquarters of Serbia’s ruling Progressive Party.
The ruling Republican Party is leading in a parliamentary election in ex-Soviet Armenia, an exit poll showed on Sunday.