Center for Electoral Forensics
[National Assembly of South Africa]

Moving Forward

The Republic of South Africa is the most Western — in terms of culture — of the sub-Saharan countries. Best known for apartheid (1948–1981), South Africa had its first free and fair elections in 1994 when it elected Nelson Mandela over F. W. de Klerk and almost filled the National…

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[Ted Cruz]

Hard Data

We published this article on The Conversation. Shortly thereafter, Newsweek picked it up. The authors: Mark Payton, Oklahoma State University and Ole J. Forsberg, Oklahoma State University And so, Super Tuesday as well as Saturday‚Äôs caucuses and primaries are behind us. If the rest of the primary season holds to…

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[white house]
[western defuffa]

Bashir and Sudan

The Republic of the Sudan is a one-party dominant State. According to the constitution, the Sudanese Presidency has a five-year term, with no restrictions on re-elections. President Omar al-Bashir became the seventh president of Sudan in 1989. Today, he stands for his fourth election. What are his chances of winning?

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