File: The National Election Authority (NEA) spokesperson Mahmoud El Sherif
CAIRO – 31 March 2018: No challenges have been filed against the elections’ results, the National Electoral Authority’s General Electoral Committees announced on Saturday.
Mahmoud al-Sharif, deputy head of the National Elections Authority, said that the NEA have set three days, starting Friday, to consider any challenges that could have been submitted by the Authority, confirming that no future challenges will to be accepted.
The NEA’s General Committees in all governorates have already sent the electoral
results to the NEA, adding that the results of the New Valley’s constituencies have not been delivered by the NEA yet due to the bad weather.
The NEA is set to hold a press conference to announce the final results of the Presidential Election.
According to preliminary results, Sisi was reelected with a landslide victory against al-Ghad Party candidate Moussa Moustafa Moussa. Initial figures showed that 21,088,295 voted for Sisi in polling stations across Egypt, excluding several stations in Cairo and Giza; Moussa on the other hand gathered 682,797 votes.