Sao Tome and Principe

Presidential 2006


An election took place on 30 July 2006.

Fradique de Menezes (Force for Change Democratic Movement-Liberal Party) 60.6%
Patrice Trovoada (Independent Democratic Action) 38.8%
Nilo Guimarães (Independent) 0.6%

Registered voters: 91,119
Turnout: 64.9%
Votes: 59,178


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