Ex-army chief claims over 90% of Egypt election vote

Former Egypt army General Abdel Fattah al-Sisi has a huge 93.4% of the votes cast in 2000 polling stations, his campaign team have claimed in a statement.

Egypt's former army chief Abdel Fattah al-Sisi talks during a television interview. Credit: Reuters

His only rival Hamdeen Sabahi gained 2.9% and 3.7% of the votes were deemed void.

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General Sisi 'overwhelmingly wins Egyptian election'

Former Egypt army chief General Abdel Fattah al-Sisi has won a huge 93.4% of the vote in the Egyptian election, his campaign team claimed. However, there was only an estimated turnout of 44%.