2019 Guinea-Bissau presidential election

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2019 Guinea-Bissau general election

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Nominee Domingos Simões Pereira Umaro Sissoco Embaló
Party PAIGC Madem G15

President before election

José Mário Vaz
Independent

Elected President

TBD

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Presidential elections were held in Guinea-Bissau on 24 November 2019. As no candidate received a majority of the vote, a second round will be held on 29 December.[1] Incumbent president José Mário Vaz finished fourth in the first round of voting, failing to progress to the runoff.

Candidates[edit]

The elections were contested by 12 candidates, including:[2]

Preliminary results[edit]

Candidate Party First round Second round
Votes % Votes %
Domingos Simões Pereira PAIGC 222,870 40.13
Umaro Sissoco Embaló Madem G15 153,530 27.65
Nuno Gomes Nabiam Assembly of the People United 73,063 13.16
José Mário Vaz Independent 68,933 12.41
Carlos Gomes Júnior Independent 14,766 2.66
Baciro Djá Patriotic Front of National Salvation 7,126 1.28
Vicente Fernandes Democratic Convergence Party 4,250 0.76
Mamadú Iaia Djaló New Democracy Party 2,813 0.51
Idrissa Djaló National Unity Party 2,569 0.46
Mutaro Intai Djabi Independent 2,385 0.43
Gabriel Fernando Indi United Social Democratic Party 1,982 0.36
António Afonso Té Republican Party for Independence and Development 1,061 0.19
Invalid/blank votes 11,125
Total 566,473 100 100
Registered voters/turnout 761,676 74.37
Source: CNE

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Guinea Bissau presidential election to be held on November 24". AfricaNews. 19 June 2019.
  2. ^ Deutsche Welle (www.dw.com) (2019-11-02). "Quem são os candidatos às presidenciais na Guiné-Bissau? | DW | 02.11.2019". DW.COM. Retrieved 2019-11-15.