Election news from around the world. This week: Costa Rica, Egypt, Sierra Leone and New Caledonia.
South Africa's odd constitutional structure witnesses another change at the top.
Another step forward for democracy in West Africa, but it brings reminders of a brutal civil war.
Another disputed presidential election shows Kenyan democracy to be somewhat shaky but still functional.
Conflict looms in Gambia over a contested election result, but it's likely to be very one-sided.
There's a lot happening in the electoral world. Today Romania, France, Iceland and Ghana; part II to follow tomorrow.
Donald Trump's victory comes courtesy of the electoral system, not the voters' choice. And that's not something unusual.