1970 Senegalese prime ministerial referendum

A referendum on reinstating the post of Prime Minister was held in Senegal on 22 February 1970, after the post had been abolished in a referendum in 1963. The result was 99.96% of voters in favour of the change, with a 95.2% turnout.[1] Following the referendum, Abdou Diouf was appointed to the post on 26 February.

ResultsEdit

Choice Votes %
For 1,261,580 99.96
Against 542 0.04
Invalid/blank votes 4,259
Total 1,266,381 100
Registered voters/turnout 1,329,701 95.24
Source: Direct Democracy

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Elections in Senegal African Elections Database