1996 in São Tomé and Príncipe

The following lists events that happened during 1996 in the Democratic Republic of São Tomé and Príncipe.

São Tomé and Príncipe

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Incumbents edit

Events edit

  • 30 June-21 July: First and second round of the presidential election took place[1]
  • early-August: The Supreme Court declared that it was unable to adjudicate on the appeal made by Manuel Pinto da Costa, and recommended that the government seek international legal arbitration.
  • 20 August: Manuel Pinto da Costa withdrew his challenge and Trovoada was confirmed as president.
  • 31 December: the Higher Polytechnic Institute of São Tomé and Príncipe was established

Sports edit

References edit

  1. ^ Elections in São Tomé and Príncipe African Elections Database
  2. ^ "List of champions of São Tomé e Príncipe". RSSSF. Retrieved 12 November 2018.