Mauritania’s Ghazouani declared presidential vote winner

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The ruling party candidate Mohamed Ould Ghazouani wins the election with 52 percent of the vote, the election body says. Ghazouani’s nearest rival, campaigner Biram Dah Abeid, came second with 18.58 percent, while third-place candidate Mohamed Ould Boubacar, who is backed by the country’s biggest Islamist party, got 17.85 percent.

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