The world's smallest republic goes to the polls today — what's at stake?

Baron Waqa — the microstate's 59-year-old President since 2013 — will fight to retain the top job.

While Mr Waqa's Government favours keeping Australia's offshore processing centre open in Nauru, a change of Government could have major implications for Australian asylum policy.

https://www.abc.net.au/news/2019-08-24/nauru-election-plagued-by-allegations-of-misconduct-opposition/11438708?pfmredir=sm