Iran sacks Head of Central Bank candidate for June 18 Presidential elections

Iranian President Hassan Rouhani has sacked the governor of the Central Bank, Abdel Nasser Humati, who is running next month presidential elections, reports say. Humati, who assumed the position, reportedly agreed to step down after President Rouhani told him will Read more

Iran validates 7 candidates for June Presidential elections

The Iranian Interior ministry Tuesday released a list of seven people candidates for June 18 presidential elections whose bids have been validated by the Guardian Council to run for president. The list includes five conservatives and two reformists. The candidates Read more

Libya: HoR announces parliamentary, Presidential elections for early 2018

Head of Libya’s internationally recognised parliament Ageela Saleh has informed the High National Electoral Commission about the organization of fresh parliamentary and presidential elections no later than February 2018 in a move to get out of the current political stalemate. Read more