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Madagascar: Jean-Louis Robinson and Hery Rajaonarimampianina access the second round of the presidential election




The results of the first round of the presidential election in Madagascar have officially published late in the afternoon by the independent National Electoral Commission of Transition (CENIT).
 
Jean-Louis Robinson and Hery Rajaonarimampianina access the second round.
 
 Jean-Louis Robinson collected 21.10% vote (955.534 votes), against15.93 % for Hery Rajaonarimampianina (721.206 votes).
The participation rate reached 61.85% with 4.528.389 votings.
 
The two candidates qualified for the second round of the presidential poll were supported by the former president Marc Ravalomanana for the first and the second by the current President of the Transition, Andry Rajoelina.
 
The second round of Madagascar presidential election will take place on December 20.





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