Africa Elections 2021: All the upcoming votes
A regularly updated list of the upcoming elections in Africa in 2021.
Last updated: 6 May 2021
How to use the map
This Africa elections map shows you all the upcoming votes. Move around and click to find out more.
The colour tells you approximately when the election is:
- Red – This month
- Orange – Next month
- Yellow – In two months
- Green – Beyond that
The icon tells you who is up for election:
Upcoming Africa elections: A list
Here are the upcoming elections in list form. The exact dates are liable to change.
- 31: Somaliland – Parliament
- 5: Ethiopia – Parliament
- 5: The Gambia – Referendum
- São Tomé and Príncipe – President
- 12 August: Zambia – President + Parliament
- 17 October: Cabo Verde – President
- 24 October: Chad – Parliament
- October: Morocco – Parliament
- 4 December: The Gambia – President
- 24 December: Libya – President + Parliament