Former Finance Minister Wins Madagascar Polls


Ex-finance minister Hery Rajaonarimampianina has won Madagascar's run-off presidential election, taking 53.5 percent of the vote.

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Hery Rajaonarimampianina seen at a polling station in Antananarivo on Dec. 20, 2013.