COUNTING: Progressive results for Yangoru Saussia : After Count 10

The incumbent Yangoru Saussia MP, Richard Maru is maintaining a healthy lead after Count 10 of the primary votes yesterday evening.

The Trade, Commerce and Industry Minister is 4, 788 votes in front of former MP Peter Wararu Waranaka, who he defeated at the 2012 polls.   

Returning Officer Martin Wana told Loop PNG this morning, that 9 more ballot boxes are remaining to be counted.

This is the progressive tally of the top three candidates given by the RO.

Yangoru Sassia- after Count 10

CANDIDATE

PARTY

TALLY

Richard Maru

PNC

8,804

Peter Wararu Waranaka

NA

4,016

Isaiah Sanduma

THE

3,799

   

Sixteen Candidates have been endorsed to contest this Open seat in the 2017 elections.

Author: 
Charles Yapumi