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Nigerien general election, 2016

Index Nigerien general election, 2016

General elections were held in Niger on 21 February 2016, with a presidential run-off held on 20 March. [1]

32 relations: Abdou Labo, Alliance for Democratic Renewal, Amadou Cheiffou, Amadou Cissé, Boko Haram, Brigi Rafini, Congress for the Republic (Niger), Democratic and Social Convention, Filingue, First-past-the-post voting, Hama Amadou, Hassoumi Massaoudou, Ibrahim Yacouba, List of heads of state of Niger, Mahamadou Issoufou, Mahamane Ousmane, National Assembly (Niger), National Movement for the Development of Society, Niamey, Niger, Nigerien Democratic Movement for an African Federation, Nigerien general election, 2011, Nigerien Movement for Democratic Renewal, Nigerien Party for Democracy and Socialism, Nigerien Patriotic Movement, Ousseini Tinni, Party-list proportional representation, Regions of Niger, Seyni Oumarou, Social Democratic Rally, Two-round system, Union for Democracy and the Republic (Niger).

Abdou Labo

Abdou Labo is a Nigerien politician and a member of the Democratic and Social Convention (CDS-Rahama).

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Alliance for Democratic Renewal

The Alliance for Democratic Renewal (Alliance pour le Renouveau Démocratique, ARD Adaltchi-Mutuntchi) is a political party in Niger.

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Amadou Cheiffou

Amadou Cheiffou (born 1 December 1942)Cherif Ouazani,, Jeune Afrique, November 7, 2004.

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Amadou Cissé

Amadou Boubacar Cissé (born 1948, Afrique Express, December 21, 1996.) is a Nigerien politician.

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Boko Haram

The Islamic State in West Africa (abbreviated as ISWA or ISWAP), formerly known as Jamā'at Ahl as-Sunnah lid-Da'wah wa'l-Jihād (جماعة أهل السنة للدعوة والجهاد, "Group of the People of Sunnah for Preaching and Jihad") and commonly known as Boko Haram until March 2015, is a jihadist militant organization based in northeastern Nigeria, also active in Chad, Niger and northern Cameroon.

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Brigi Rafini

Brigi Rafini (born 7 April 1953) is a Nigerien politician who has been Prime Minister of Niger since 2011.

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Congress for the Republic (Niger)

The Congress for the Republic (Congrès Pour la République, CPR-Inganci) is a political party in Niger.

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Democratic and Social Convention

The Democratic and Social Convention - Rahama (Convention démocratique et sociale-Rahama, CDS-Rahama) is a political party in Niger.

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Filingue

Filingue is a town in southwestern Niger and is the capital city of Filingue Department.

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First-past-the-post voting

A first-past-the-post (FPTP) voting method is one in which voters indicate on a ballot the candidate of their choice, and the candidate who receives the most votes wins.

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Hama Amadou

Hama Amadou (born 1949) is a Nigerien politician who was Prime Minister of Niger from 1995 to 1996 and again from 2000 to 2007.

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Hassoumi Massaoudou

Hassoumi Massaoudou is a Nigerien politician who has served in the government of Niger as Minister of Finance since 2016.

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Ibrahim Yacouba

Ibrahim Yacouba, also known as Ibrahim Yacoubou (born 8 August 1971), is a Nigerien politician who has served in the government of Niger as Minister of Foreign Affairs 2016 to 2018.

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List of heads of state of Niger

This is a list of heads of state of Niger since the country gained independence from France in 1960 to the present day.

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Mahamadou Issoufou

Mahamadou Issoufou (born 1951) is a Nigerien politician who has been President of Niger since 7 April 2011.

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Mahamane Ousmane

Mahamane Ousmane (born January 20, 1950), Inter-Parliamentary Union, press release no.

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National Assembly (Niger)

The unicameral National Assembly (Assemblée Nationale) is Niger's sole legislative body.

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National Movement for the Development of Society

The National Movement for the Development of Society (Mouvement National pour la Société du Développement, MNSD-Nassara) is a political party in Niger.

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Niamey

Niamey is the capital and largest city of the West African country Niger.

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Niger

Niger, also called the Niger officially the Republic of the Niger, is a landlocked country in Western Africa named after the Niger River.

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Nigerien Democratic Movement for an African Federation

The Nigerien Democratic Movement for an African Federation (Mouvement démocratique nigérien pour une fédération africain, MODEN/FA-Lumana) is a political party in Niger, led by Hama Amadou.

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Nigerien general election, 2011

General elections were held in Niger on 31 January 2011 to elect the President and National Assembly, with a second round of the presidential elections on 12 March.

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Nigerien Movement for Democratic Renewal

The Nigerien Movement for Democratic Renewal (Mouvement Nigérien pour le Renouveau Démocratique, MNRD-Hankuri) is a political party in Niger.

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Nigerien Party for Democracy and Socialism

The Nigerien Party for Democracy and Socialism (Parti Nigerien pour la Democratie et le Socialisme, PNDS-Tarayya) is a political party in Niger.

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Nigerien Patriotic Movement

The Nigerien Patriotic Movement (Mouvement Patriotique Nigérien, MPN-Kishin Kassa) is a political party in Niger.

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Ousseini Tinni

Ousseini Tinni (born 10 December 1954) is a Nigerien politician of the Nigerien Party for Democracy and Socialism.

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Party-list proportional representation

Party-list proportional representation systems are a family of voting systems emphasizing proportional representation (PR) in elections in which multiple candidates are elected (e.g., elections to parliament) through allocations to an electoral list.

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Regions of Niger

Niger is divided into seven regions (French: régions; singularrégion), each named after its capital.

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Seyni Oumarou

Seyni Oumarou (born August 9, 1951, Sahel Quotidien, June 4, 2007.) is a Nigerien politician who was Prime Minister of Niger from June 2007 to September 2009 and President of the National Assembly of Niger from November 2009 to February 2010.

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Social Democratic Rally

The Social Democratic Rally (Rassemblement social démocratique, RSD-Gaskiya) is a political party in Niger.

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Two-round system

The two-round system (also known as the second ballot, runoff voting or ballotage) is a voting method used to elect a single winner, where the voter casts a single vote for their chosen candidate.

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Union for Democracy and the Republic (Niger)

The Union for Democracy and the Republic (UDR-Tabbat) is a political party in Niger.

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References

[1] https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Nigerien_general_election,_2016

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