Cyprus Mail
Elections2018

Live: Final results – Anastasiades and Malas in second round, Papadopoulos out of running

Photo: CNA

First round of presidential elections is over. Results have put President Nicos Anastasiades and Akel backed independent Stavros Malas in the second round with about a 5 per cent margin difference. The incumbent received 35.51 per cent of votes while the latter garnered 30.24 per cent.

Diko leader and candidate Nicolas Papadopoulos came third with 25.74 per cent, followed by Elam’s leader Christos Christou (5.65 per cent) and Citizens’ Alliance head Giorgos Lillikas (2.18 per cent). Horse trading set to follow.

Statements from  candidates and party leaders can be read here

Anastasaides’ remarks leave door open for allegiances across the political spectrum. He advises against going back to failed policies.

 


Related posts

Discussions on Airbnb bill to finish next week

Elias Hazou

Government approves additional budget to public health

Jonathan Shkurko

Sick boy doing well as appeal launched for Greek child

Evie Andreou

Police investigate after teacher reports attack by three teens

Evie Andreou

Battling unlawful profiling

Staff Reporter

Row erupts over school prayers after teacher’s reported refusal

Annette Chrysostomou

36 comments

Comments are closed.