10 June, 2023, 9:57 am Central - 23°C Clouds

Clarification : There was 51% voter turnout as at 4pm on election day

Clarification : There was 51% voter turnout as at 4pm on election day

By Rashika Kumar , Vijay Narayan
Friday 16/12/2022

Supervisor of Elections, Mohammed Saneem had said that there was 51 percent voter turnout for the 2022 general elections as at 4pm on election day.

311,000 of the 606,092 people had voted by 4pm on election day based on figures received by Saneem.

Saneem said at 5pm on that day that he had predicted about 4 weeks ago that the voter turnout would be about 52 percent and says we are very close to that mark.

Saneem had said that about 290,000 people were yet to go and vote.

In his 4pm update, Saneem had said that as at 3.30pm on election day, the turnout in 1,321 polling stations was 285,845.

This was for voters voting on election day alone and the number was 285,845 for 1,321 polling stations out of the 1,435 polling stations that were operational.


2022-2023 Budget Coverage



-->

Latest Videos

Stay tuned for the latest news on our radio stations

CFL radio frequencies
IN DEPTH
Ratu Sukuna Celebrations 2023
People turned out in numbers to be part of the Ratu Sukuna Day celebrations, which began with a march from the Flea Market to Albert ...
3 days ago

Girmit Celebrations 2023
The Girmit story isnโ€™t a story confined to one community in Fiji, it is a story that belongs to all of us. This was highlighted by the National ...
15 days ago

Fiscal Review Commitee members, Richard Naidu and Vani Catanasiga appear on fijivillage Straight Talk with Vijay Narayan
Fiscal Review Committee chair, Richard Naidu and senior member, Vani Catanasiga appeared on fijivillage Straight Talk with Vijay Narayan to discuss ...
16 days ago
FEATURE NEWS
The nations stands united in support of the Fijian Drua - Saukuru
Fiji stands in unity, cheering you on as you pursue victory, demonstrating the grace and power that defines our nation. In his message to the Swire...
2 minutes ago
LATEST NEWS
Health Ministry advises people to avoid mass gatherings and prevent the further spread of typhoid
People in Macuata and Bua in the Northern Division have been advised to avoid mass gatherings following the outbreaks of typhoid fever. The ...
1 hour ago

Leptospirosis outbreak in Kadavu after 23 cases and 1 death
There is an outbreak of leptospirosis in Kadavu as the Health Ministry has recorded 23 cases and the death of a 33-year-old woman on the island so ...
2 hours ago

57 year old woman dies from COVID-19 and 52 new cases recorded
A 57-year-old woman from Nausori has died from COVID-19. She was admitted last Friday with evidence of severe lower limb vascular disease and ...
14 hours ago

Promoting sports excellence in youths in Fiji - Gopalan
We firmly believe in the power of sports, to inspire and nurture young athletes, and this partnership reflects its commitment to empowering and ...
16 hours ago

It taught me obedience, discipline and being a good citizen - Mousio
Cadet training has taught me obedience, discipline and being a good citizen - Mousio Maria Mousio, a year 12 student of Suva Grammar School says ...
17 hours ago

TOP