Home  |  Login  |  FAQ  |  Advertise  |  Services  |  Recommend  |  FeedBack  |  Contact Us  

 Other Sections
ACN Ghana 2008
Business Directory
Online Forms
Real Estate
World Cup 2010
About Ghana
Our Services
News Headlines
President Keita's party wins parliamentary elections in Mali
News Date: 18th December 2013

President Ibrahim Boubacar Keita's Rally for Mali party won the nation's recent legislative elections, with 60 of the 147 seats in parliament, election officials announced late on Tuesday.

According to the provisional results, 37.24 per cent of Mali's 6 million registered voters participated in the second round of the polls on December 15, Interior Minister Moussa Coulibaly Sinko told journalists in the capital, Bamako.

Opposition party Alliance for Democracy in Mali won 21 seats; followed by Union for the Republic and Democracy with 17 seats; and Fare Anka and the Convergence for the Development of Mali with 5 seats each.

The National Congress for Democratic Initiative, Alliance for the Solidarity of Mali and the African Solidarity for Democracy and Independence gained 4 seats each.

The Party for National Rebirth won 3 seats, while Yelema will have 2 representatives in parliament. Independent candidates won a total of 16 seats.

The constitutional court is expected to announce final results within the next few days.

Source: GNA

 Search News
 Advanced Search

  Latest News Headlines
Huawei Unveils its Strategy for MBB Connectivity Opportunities in Africa
Act quickly to fix the bad roads - Minister
GOtv to broadcast Rio Olympics live on three SuperSport channels
Ghana losing babies to birth asphyxia
Tigo supports 2016 Ghana Journalist Awards
Indigenous land rights defenders intimidated after protesting grant of Maasai land for tourism
World Trade Centre marks Ghana Business Day
Save hotel industry from collapse - Hoteliers
Aurecon's 2016 Industry Awards brochure site invites you to look closer
The Africa Property Investment (API) Summit 2016: Global Capital Fuelling African Property Markets
 More latest news
 Popular News Items
Frequent fibre cuts interrupting MTN's network services
Banks need standards to deepen fight against electronic fraudsters
Professor Aryeetey bids UG farewell
Parliament vets Bombande, two others
Development cooperation critical for Asia-Pacific countries with special needs to achieve 2030...
WatsUp TV Takes Giant Leap, Launches in Guinea Conakry
Kweku Bedu-Addo appointed Chairman of GSE
"NPP will win 2016 election",- Akufo-Addo
Budget review: Gov't asks Parliament to approve Ghc1.8 billion
Rural farming communities gaining from PAS support

Copyright BusinessGhana. All Rights Reserved.