National People's Assembly (Guinea-Bissau)

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National People's Assembly of Guinea-Bissau

Assembleia Nacional Popular da Guiné-Bissau
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Type
Type
Leadership
Structure
Seats 100 members
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Political groups
  •      PAIGC (57)
  •      PRS (41)
  •      PND (1)
  •      PCD (2)
  •      UM (1)
Elections
Party-list proportional representation
Last election
April-May 2014
Meeting place
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Palácio Colinas de Boé, Bissau
Website
www.anpguinebissau.org
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The unicameral National People's Assembly (Portuguese: Assembleia Nacional Popular) is Guinea-Bissau's legislative body.

The current National People's Assembly, formed following elections held on 28 March 2004, has a total of 102 seats. 100 members are elected through a system of party-list proportional representation. The remaining two seats are reserved for Guinea-Bissau citizens living overseas, but they were not filled in the most recent election. Members serve five-year terms.

Previous National People's Assembly election results

Political Party Election Year
1994 1999
African Party for the Independence of Guinea and Cape Verde (PAIGC) 62 24
Party for Social Renewal (PRS) 12 38
Resistance of Guinea-Bissau-Bafatá Movement (RGB-MB) 19 29
Union for Change (UM) 06 03
Front for the Liberation and Independence of Guinea (FLING) 01 -
Democratic Alliance (AD) - 03
Social Democratic Party (PSD) - 03
Democratic Social Front (FDS) - 01
National Union for Democracy and Progress (UNDP) - 01
Total 100 102

See also

References

External links

  • Official website

Coordinates: 11°51′30″N 15°35′27″W / 11.8584°N 15.5908°W / 11.8584; -15.5908

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