Madagascar Chooses New President in Run-Off
Election results are slowing coming in as both candidates claim victory in run-off polls, according to media reports.
allAfrica.com, 22 December 2013
AFP reports that Madagascar election results are slowly coming in, as both presidential candidates claim victory in run-off polls. read more »
Hery Martial Rokotoarimanana Rajaonarimampianina, right, and Richard Jean-Louis Robinson, the two candidates in the second round of the presidential elections. Both candidates have promised to work on national reconciliation if elected.
United Nations Development Programme, 20 December 2013
People in Madagascar voted Friday in a presidential runoff expected to end the country's four-year political stalemate. Close to 8 million registered women and men were due to ... read more »
UN News Service, 20 December 2013
United Nations Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon has commended the people of Madagascar, the Electoral Commission and the Malagasy Government for their active contribution and ... read more »
Voice of America, 20 December 2013
Voters in Madagascar are returning to the polls Friday to elect a new president and parliament. Hopes are high that the new leadership will end a five-year political and economic ... read more »