Mozambique: 1999 Assembly of the Republic national results

Updated April 2007

Polling took place on 3-5 December 1999.

Coalitions

RENAMO-UE was a coalition of RENAMO and 10 smaller parties under the umbrella UE. Of the 117 coalition seats 99 were allocated to RENAMO and the remaining 18 to the other parties.

UMO was a coalition headed by Wehia Ripua of the PADEMO, SOL led by Casimiro Nhamitambo and PACODE of Vasco Momboya .

The UDEMO coalition consisted of José Massinga's PANADE and PANAMO led by Marcos Juma.

Voting statistics

Registered Voters 7 099 105
Votes cast 4 821 499
% Turnout 67.92
Valid votes 4 136 158
Invalid votes 685 341
% Invalid votes 14.21

Results

Parties/Coalitions Votes % Votes Seats % Seats
FRELIMO 2 008 165 48.55 133 53.2
RENAMO-UE 1 604 470 38.79 117 46.8
PT 111 280 2.69 0 0.0
PALMO 102 115 2.47 0 0.0
SOL 83 515 2.02 0 0.0
UMO 64 182 1.55 0 0.0
UDEMO 61 276 1.48 0 0.0
PADELIMO 33 247 0.80 0 0.0
PIMO 29 456 0.71 0 0.0
PANAOC 24 615 0.60 0 0.0
PPLM 11 684 0.28 0 0.0
PASOMO 2 153 0.05 0 0.0
Total 4 136 158 100.00 250 100.0

Sources

BOLETIM DA REPÚBLICA 2000, 1(1), 7 January, 29.

LODGE, T, KADIMA, D & POTTIE, D (eds) 2002 Compendium of Elections in Southern Africa, EISA, 207.

MOZAMBIQUE NEWS AGENCY 1999 "Final voter registration figures released" IN AIM Reports, 166, 6 October, [www] http://www.poptel.org.uk/mozambique-news/newsletter/aim166.html [opens new window] (accessed 22 Feb 2010).