Guinea’s electoral commission says President Alpha Conde has won a third term with 59.49% of the vote.
CONAKRY, Guinea — Guinea’s electoral commission says President Alpha Conde has won a third term with 59.49%
With 37 of 38 electoral districts counted, Conde, 82, received 2.4 million votes, versus 1.26 million for his nearest rival, opposition candidate Cellou Dalein Diallo.
A spokesman for CENI, the election commission, defended the election on Thursday as the “most transparent and the cleanest that has ever been organized in Guinea
Opposition leader Cellou Dalein Diallo of the Union of Democratic Forces of Guinea (UFDG) announced on Wednesday the publication of results compibeat the National Independent Electoral Commission (CENI) – the only body empowered to disseminate the results of the vote – by proclaiming victory in Monday’s first round, “despite serious anomalies” in the conduct of voting operations.