Malawi goes to the polls on Tuesday in presidential and parliamentary elections. It´s an election where younger voters will dominate and so the candidates came up with campaigning methods that appeal to the young.
Peter Mutharika has been reelected for a second five-year term in a vote marred by fraud allegations. The opposition had filed an injunction after the electoral commission received many complaints of irregularities.
Malawi's High Court has ordered a partial election recount following vote-rigging complaints from the main opposition party. The Electoral Commission has been ordered not to announce results.
Incumbent President Peter Mutharika is set to win a second term in the impoverished, landlocked southeast African state. With most votes counted, he led his main challenger by five percentage points.
Vote counting is underway after Tuesday's elections. President Peter Mutharika, hoping for a second term, is battling to hold off two serious rivals.
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