special Envoy to Antananarivo

The risk of fraud was real before the election. This is why the observers had been sent by the european Union, which gives each year more than 600 million euros to the Big Island (whose gross domestic product is just over $ 10 billion). But the best anti-fraud measure is the coming of the great political parties, the malagasy themselves, who have with their assessors of smartphones, so that they photograph all of the minutes, to then send it by WhatsApp to their headquarters.

Very disappointed by the first results, which do not give more than 5 % of the vote, the outgoing president, Hery Rajaonarimampianina, has denounced the November 9 “irregularities”. The chief observer of the european Union, Christian Preda, him was, indirectly but severely, responded in a press conference held in Antananarivo the same day: “I would also be happy to see candidates who recognize their …

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