Former PM wins Guinea-Bissau presidential election

Former Guinea-Bissau Prime Minister Umaro Cissoko Embalo has been elected president after winning a run-off vote against another ex-prime minister. The 47-year-old beat rival Domingos Simoes Pereira by about 54% to 46%, the electoral commission announced. Mr Pereira vowed to contest the result, alleging “electoral fraud”. Mr Embalo has said he wants to resolve political […]