General Election 2016


Date: 11 August 2016

Presidential Election:
The total number of votes cast: 3,781,505
Number of votes rejected: 85,795
Number of valid votes: 3,695,710


These are the results for 156 out of 156 constituencies.

Presidential Election

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Candidate Name Photo Party Votes
LUNGU, Edgar C
Edgar LUNGU
PF
1,860,877
HICHILEMA, Hakainde
Hakainde HICHILEMA
UPND
1,760,347
NAWAKWI, Edith Z
Edith NAWAKWI
FDD
24,149
BANDA, Andyford M
Andyford BANDA
PAC
15,791
KABIMBA, Wynter M
Wynter KABIMBA
RAINBOW
9,504
CHISHIMBA, Saviour
Saviour CHISHIMBA
UPP
9,221
KAUNDA, Tilyenji C
Tilyenji KAUNDA
UNIP
8,928
SINKAMBA, Peter C
Peter SINKAMBA
GREENS
4,515
MWAMBA, Maxwell
Maxwell MWAMBA
DA
2,378
Votes
Province District Constituency Time
WESTERN MONGU MONGU CENTRAL Tue, 16 Aug 2016 19:44:33 +0200
LUSAKA LUSAKA KANYAMA Tue, 16 Aug 2016 16:02:14 +0200
EASTERN PETAUKE PETAUKE Tue, 16 Aug 2016 10:50:29 +0200
LUSAKA LUSAKA MATERO Tue, 16 Aug 2016 10:50:47 +0200
LUSAKA LUSAKA MUNALI Tue, 16 Aug 2016 10:51:19 +0200
LUSAKA LUSAKA CHAWAMA Tue, 16 Aug 2016 10:51:43 +0200
CENTRAL CHIBOMBO KATUBA Tue, 16 Aug 2016 10:52:01 +0200
WESTERN NALOLO NALOLO Tue, 16 Aug 2016 10:52:20 +0200
COPPERBELT CHINGOLA CHINGOLA Tue, 16 Aug 2016 10:52:38 +0200
CENTRAL KAPIRI MPOSHI KAPIRI MPOSHI Tue, 16 Aug 2016 10:37:06 +0200

Poll Statistics

Total Registered Voters 6,698,372
Total Votes Cast 3,781,505
Total Votes Rejected 85,795
Turnout 56.45%
Released on Website Tue, 16 Aug 2016 19:44:33 +0200
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Jun 17, 2018

WE WILL CONDUCT VOTER EDUCATION PROGRAMMES IN NEWLY CREATED DISTRICTS WHILE DRAWING ON SUPPORT FROM ‘PARENT’ DISTRICTS- EMMA MWIINGA

Manager Voter Education has said that Voter Education activities must be well coordinated and will be conducted with efficiency and precision while ensuring accountability. She spoke at the training for District Election Staff ahead of planned by-elections.

Jun 17, 2018

TRAINING FOR DISTRICT ELECTION STAFF IN PREPARATION FOR BY-ELECTIONS

The Commission has prescribed Thursday 26th July, 2018 as the date on which to hold the Mayoral elections in Lusaka and Council Chairpersons’ elections in Chilanga, Chasefu, Chipangali, Kasenengwa, Lumezi, Lusangazi and Chifunabuli districts. The Commission will on the same date hold by-elections in Chachacha, Lwambazi, Kangwena, Kanongesha, Kanyama and Looma wards.

Jun 05, 2018

ABIDE BY THE CODE OR BE PUNISHED – JUDGE CHULU

Speaking at the mid-term review meeting with political parties and Church Mother Bodies Chairperson of the Commission Hon. Justice Esau Chulu encouraged all political parties to comply with the Electoral Code of Conduct failure to which the Commission would take punitive measures.ABIDE BY THE CODE OR BE PUNISHED – JUDGE CHULU Speaking at the mid-term…

Jun 05, 2018

COMMISSION ENGAGES STAKEHOLDERS TO ENSURE PEACE IN CHILANGA BY-ELECTION

The Chilanga by-election will be held on 5th June, 2018. Election time brings with it various challenges such as violence. The role of the Commission in the electoral process is significant and calls for the support of all stakeholders for free and fair elections to be conducted.COMMISSION ENGAGES STAKEHOLDERS TO ENSURE PEACE IN CHILANGA BY-ELECTION…

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