1977 Sudanese presidential election

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1977 Sudanese presidential election

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  Gaafar Nimeiry 1981.jpg
Nominee Jaafar Nimeiry
Party SSU
Popular vote 5,624,128
Percentage 99.1%

President before election

Jaafar Nimeiry
SSU

Elected President

Jaafar Nimeiry
SSU

Presidential elections were held in Sudan between 10 and 20 April 1977. Jaafar Nimeiry was the only candidate, and received 99.1% of the vote, with a 98.3% turnout.[1]

Results[edit]

CandidatePartyVotes%
Jaafar NimeirySudanese Socialist Union5,624,12899.15
Against48,3730.85
Total5,672,501100.00
Registered voters/turnout5,839,882
Source: African Elections Database

References[edit]

  1. ^ Dieter Nohlen, Michael Krennerich & Bernhard Thibaut (1999) Elections in Africa: A data handbook, p858 ISBN 0-19-829645-2