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Vol 61 No 22

Published 5th November 2020


Condé shrugs off poll doubts

The incumbent's victory, contested by the opposition and questioned by the European Union, gives him more control of the state than ever

Whether his win with 59.49% of the votes in the 18 October elections was credible or not matters little to President Alpha Condé and his governing team. On 24 October, the Commission Électorale Nationale Indépendante (CENI) announced Condé's victory, slightly increasing his share of the vote from 57.85% in 2015.

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