The Presidential election is scheduled to be held in Madagascar on 7 November and 19 December 2018 to elect the President.
The President of Madagascar is elected using the two-round system; if no candidate receives a majority of the vote in the first round on 7th November, a run-off will be held on 19 December.
Former President Marc Ravalomanana, who resigned following a political crisis in 2009, is planning to run for the presidency. His successor, Andry Rajoelina, has also announced his intention to contest the elections.
Sources and Further Reading:
Madagascar: Return of a President
Who are the main candidates in Madagascar’s presidential election?
Madagascar’s PM schedules presidential elections for Nov 7, Dec 19