Mozambique: 2009 Assembly of the Republic Niassa results

Updated November 2009

The election was held 28 October 2009.

The National Electoral Commission (CNE) published the lists of candidates that met the requirements of the electoral law piecemeal on 5 and 6 September 2009 and many candidates were disqualified because the legally required supporting documentation had not been supplied. See 2009 Party candidate lists for Assembly of the Republic election for details.

Voting statistics

Registered Voters 544 770
Votes cast 209 521
% Turnout 38.46
Valid votes 187 451
Invalid votes 22 070
% Invalid 10.53

Table source

CNE 2009a.

Results by party

Party Votes % Votes Seats % Seats
Frente de Libertação de Moçambique (FRELIMO) 152 351 81.28 12 85.71
Resistência Nacional Moçambicana (RENAMO) 24 567 13.11 2 14.29
Movimento Democrático de Moçambique (MDM) 6 371 3.40 0 0.00
Partido Trabalhista (PT) 1 239 0.66 0 0.00
Partido Ecologista - Movimento da Terra (ECOLOGISTAS-MT) 1 037 0.55 0 0.00
Partido os Verdes de Moçambique (PVM) 755 0.40 0 0.00
Partido de Liberdade e Desenvolvimento(PLD) 732 0.39 0 0.00
Partido de Reconciliação Democrática Social (PRDS) 399 0.21 0 0.00
Total 187 451 100.00 14 100.00

Table source

CNE 2009a; 2009b, 19.

Reference

CNE 2009a "NIASSA", [www] http://www.stae.org.mz/media/APURAMENTO/APURAMENTO%20AR/POR%20PROVINCIA/NIASSA%20AR.pdf [PDF document, opens new window] (accessed 20 Nov 2009).

CNE 2009b "Deliberação no 75/2009, de 10 de Novembro: Atinente à aprovação dos editais e actas do apuramento geral dos resultados das eleições gerais - presidenciais e legislativas - e das assembleias provinciais de 28 de Outubro de 2009", [www] http://www.stae.org.mz/modules/download_gallery/dlc.php?file=54 [MS Word document] (accessed 17 Nov 2009)