Somalia

Presidential 2012


Published

An indirect election took place on 10 September 2012.

Following the first round two candidates withdrew, leaving a straight fight between the remaining two candidates. In the second round the incumbent president, Sheikh Sharif Ahmed received 79 votes, while Hassan Sheikh Mohamoud received 190 votes and was therefore elected president.

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