Mohamed Ould Ghazouani won the presidential election of Mauritania with 52% votes. His nearest rival, anti-slavery campaigner Biram Dah Abeid, came second with 18.58%.
The election was the first in Mauritania, since independence from France in 1960.
Source: DD News
Static/Current Takeaways Important For RRB NTPC/IBPS RRB Mains:
- Capital of Mauritania: Nouakchott