Yesterday, thousands of people took to the street in the capital of Honduras to protest the election results.
On Saturday the conservative party candidate Juan Orlando Hernandez was declared the winner. But rival Xiomara Castro and the supporters of her Libre party have rejected those results.
There were hopes this election could restore some stability to a country that has been wracked by poverty and violence. In 2009 a coup d'etat ousted then president Manuel Zelaya, the husband of current candidate Xiomara Castro.
Since then things have deteriorated and Honduras now ranks as one of the most dangerous countries in the world.
Reporter Nicholas Phillips joins the show from Honduras with more.