Guinea-Bissau polls: Embalo claims victory, ruling party candidate urges patience

Guinea-Bissau polls: Embalo claims victory, ruling party candidate urges patience
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*While official results of Guinea Bissau’s presidential election are not expected until Wednesday, a former army general and ex-Prime Minister Umaro Cissoko Embalo claims he is on course to win the election.*

His opponent and candidate of the ruling PAIGC party, Domingos Simoes Pereira urged the nation to await official results, saying there is ‘ a lot of fake news circulating’.

An Embalo victory over Pereira, another former prime minister would be a turnaround from November’s first round, in …
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