Madagascar presidential candidates want poll results cancelled
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Madagascar's national electoral commission, CENI-T boss Attalah Beatrice (C). Some candidates have called for cancellation of October 25, 2013 vote. Some of Madagascar's 33 presidential candidates have called for the cancellation of the results of the October 25 election.
Madagascar's national electoral commission, CENI-T had said preliminary results showed Jean Louis Robinson, an ally of deposed leader Marc Ravalomanana, leading the race with 29 per cent of the votes counted from 1,255 of the 20,001 polling stations. Mr Hery Rajaonarimampianina, who is an ally of President Andry Rajoelina, follows him closely.
A candidate must get more than 50 per cent of the votes to win in the first round. CENI-T also announced that a run-off between the top two candidates was scheduled for December 20.
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