Official results of Niger DEC. 27 elections declared by the electoral commission, CENI
Mohamed Bazoum 39.3%
Mahamane Ousmane 16.9%
28 other candidates combined 44%
Reg. voters 7.4m
Valid votes 4.7m
Since none of the 30 candidates received more than 50% votes required by the constitution to win the presidency, a run-off vote will take place on February 21 between the two frontrunners, Bazoum and Ousmane.
In the elections for 171 Parliamentary seats:
Bazoum’s PNDS 80 seats
The remaining seats are shared between
Ousmane’s party and others, with the second-placed coalition getting 19 seats.