Mozambique: 2009 Assembly of the Republic Zambézia 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 1 770 910
Votes cast 598 303
% Turnout 33.79
Valid votes 498 301
Invalid votes 100 002
% Invalid 16.71

Table source

CNE 2009a.

Results by party

Party Votes % Votes Seats % Seats
Frente de Libertação de Moçambique (FRELIMO) 267 305 53.64 26 57.78
Resistência Nacional Moçambicana (RENAMO) 203 507 40.84 19 42.22
Partido de Solidariedade e Liberdade (PAZS) 7 884 1.58 0 0.00
Aliança Democrática de Antigos Combatentes para o Desenvolvimento (ADACD) 7 171 1.44 0 0.00
Aliança Independente de Moçambique (ALIMO) 7 232 1.45 0 0.00
Partido os Verdes de Moçambique (PVM)
Green Party of Mozambique
5 202 1.04 0 0.00
Total 498 301 99.99 45 100.00

Table source

CNE 2009a; 2009b, 19.

Reference

CNE 2009a "Zambézia", [www] http://www.stae.org.mz/media/APURAMENTO/APURAMENTO%20AR/POR%20PROVINCIA/ZAMBEZIA%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)