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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Sep 13, 2016

President Lungu Sworn in to  a 2nd Term of Office.

​President Edgar Chagwa Lungu has today Tuesday the 13th of September 2016 been sworn in as President of the Republic of Zambia by Chief Justice Ireen Mambilima at Heroes Stadium in Lusaka. President Lungu assumes a fresh Presidential mandate following re-election to a second term of office for the period 2016 to 2021.

Aug 26, 2016

PUBLIC NOTICE: RESULTS FOR THE 2016 PARLIAMENTARY ELECTIONS

RESULTS FOR THE 2016 PARLIAMENTARY ELECTIONS NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN That the following were the results arising from the Parliamentary Elections which took place on Thursday, 11th August 2016… Click here for the Complete List: https://www.elections.org.zm/media/2016parliamentarypublicnotice.pdf

Aug 16, 2016

FOR YES VOTE IN THE 2016 REFERENDUM TO WIN

WHAT IT WOULD TAKE FOR YES VOTE IN THE REFERENDUM TO WIN  IN SUMMARY 50% of eligible voters in the 2016 Referendum which is 3,750,000 people must have turned up to cast their vote and of the 3,750,000 people who turned up, 50% should vote yes meaning that 1,875,000 people or more should vote yes … Continue reading "FOR YES VOTE IN THE 2016 REFERENDUM TO WIN"

Aug 16, 2016

​GUIDE TO CALCULATION OF 50%+1 FOR AUGUST 11TH 2016 ELECTIONS.

​ CORRECT CALCULATION OF 50%+1 Refer to Constitution. Constitution of Zambia (Amendment) [No. 2 of 2016]… ’47. (1) Elections to the office of President shall be conducted directly, under a majoritarian electoral system, where the winning candidate must receive more than fifty percent of the valid votes cast, and in accordance with Article 101.’ CALCULATION: … Continue reading "​GUIDE TO CALCULATION OF 50%+1 FOR AUGUST 11TH 2016 ELECTIONS."

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