PGC Wins [Archives:1998/16/Local News]

April 20 1998

The Supreme Elections Committee (EMC) has announced the final results of vote counting at the four constituencies where complementary elections were held. Candidates from the ruling People’s General Congress (PGC) have won the four vacant parliamentary seats in Constituency # 93 in Ibb, 204 in Dhamar, 238 in Sanaa, and 283 in Hajja.
Voters cast their ballots in 151 ballot boxes in 22 voting centers. Out of 53,405 registered eligible voters, 27,023 actually cast their votes on election day.
It is to be noted that all the candidates who stood for these elections were either members of the PGC or independents affiliated with the ruling party.