In Côte d'Ivoire, President Alassane Ouattara is hosting a government seminar to set out the priorities for the next six months of his presidency. He hopes to restore security, kickstart the economy and reconcile with supporters of former president
Thailand’s opposition Puea Thai Party has won an overall majority in the country’s general election, exit polls showed as voting ended.
Madagascar’s leader Andry Rajoelina on Wednesday reappointed outgoing Prime Minister Camille Vital, who resigned last week as part of a roadmap to form a consensus government
Enda Kenny, a centre-right member of the Fine Gael party, was elected by Irish parliament to be the country's new Teoiseach, or prime minister, on Wednesday.
Tunisia's Prime Minister Mohammed Ghannouchi resigned on Sunday, as security forces clashed with protesters demanding changes to the country's interim government.